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Juveniles in custody after threatening note causes ‘panic’ at high school  The Telegraph

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office charged two juveniles after a threatening note was found involving Mary Persons High School Thursday afternoon.



He didn’t have the experience, but Mary Persons hired him as football head coach anyway  The Telegraph

Former Mary Persons High School football head coach Dan Pitts looks back on his time coaching in Forsyth, Georgia. He was once the winningest high school ...



Rosemary King Evans | Tributes  Monroe County Reporter

Smarr . . . On November 30, 2018, Rosemary King Evans, passed away peacefully surrounded by friends and family at Monroe County Hospital. She was born ...



Stolen gun found in bookbag of high school student. Bullets in another pocket of bag  The Telegraph

A stolen gun was found Tuesday morning in the bookbag of a Mary Persons High School student by a drug-sniffing police dog.



Wade Redd | Tributes  Monroe County Reporter

Forsyth . . . Nathan Wade Redd passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018. God received a special angel in heaven. He was so loved by his parents Nat and.



Georgia teen’s ankle injury was a ‘blessing in disguise.’ Will he play football again?  The Telegraph

A Georgia teen is battling kidney failure as he hopes to one day suit up for the Mary Persons Bulldogs football team again. Amari Jefferson is searching for a ...



'A.J. Strong:' Mary Persons High School athlete in need of kidney transplant  13WMAZ.com

"You can look into his eyes and see the gleaming in his eyes and that's what makes this so unbearable."



Football, basketball player in Georgia sidelined as he waits for kidney  USA TODAY High School Sports

A high school football player in Georgia is getting support from his community as he battles chronic kidney disease.



Clifford Lee Shaw | Tributes  Monroe County Reporter

Clifford Lee Shaw, Jr. age 91, went to be with the Lord on Sunday November 18, 2018.



High school athlete in need of a kidney  FOX 5 Atlanta

A high school football and basketball player got some news no athlete ever wants to hear.



Student-organized concert aims to create 'buddies,' empower community  The Telegraph

Best Buddies club members at Mary Persons High School have organized a concert with Maggie Refroe on Jan. 26. 2018. Proceeds will benefit the club.



Georgia high school student arrested, charged in 'threatening-style' online post  The Telegraph

A teenager accused of posting online a potential threat to his high school was arrested Thursday afternoon, Monroe County sheriff's Lt. Lawson Bittick said.



New Teachers at Mary Persons High School | Monroe County Schools  Monroe County Reporter

Titus Brown is the senior commander of Mary Persons' new JROTC program. He worked with the Atlanta Public Schools JROTC program from 2011 until this ...



MP football season tickets on sale Monday | Sports  Monroe County Reporter

The Mary Persons High School football season is just around the corner. Regular season reserved seats for home games will go on sale starting Monday, July ...



Forsyth native bringing Georgia Bob's BBQ to Forsyth | Business  Monroe County Reporter

Georgia Bob's BBQ plans to open a new location in Forsyth in January.



Mary Persons shuts down Red Devils | Sports  jacksonprogress-argus

A fifth consecutive defeat in the Backyard Brawl rivalry with the Bulldogs leaves the Red Devils still in search of their 20th win in an all-time series that reached ...



Monroe County Calendar of Events...September 2018 | Our Community  Monroe County Reporter

Sept. 8. Book Signing for Lisa Hensley. High Cotton Uptown, 48 N. Jackson Street, Forsyth will host a Book Signing with Coffee & Dessert for Lisa Hensley, local ...



‘We are here!’ From a blue dot in a sea of red comes a hopeful pitch for a politician’s visit.  The Washington Post

FORSYTH, Ga. — He was a Democrat in Republican territory, a citizen of a rural Georgia town that people tended to pass by on the way to someplace else, ...



Middle school needs $1.8 million | News  Monroe County Reporter

Monroe County schools are looking at a $1.8 million project to add more roads, classrooms and lunchroom space to Banks Stephens Middle School to deal with ...



3 dead in tragic wreck | News  Monroe County Reporter

Friends and family are mourning two drivers and a 10-month-old baby who died in a violent head-on collision on Hwy. 83 on Thursday near Jeffrey Way.



The Pitt getting a video board | News  Monroe County Reporter

Mary Persons High School will add a 10-by-20-foot video board to its scoreboard at Dan Pitts Stadium before the 2017 season, courtesy of Bennett Financial.



Fromm shares testimony at FCA fundraiser | Free  Monroe County Reporter

UGA quarterback Jake Fromm told a Middle Georgia audience on May 8, including several Monroe County residents, that while they probably want to hear ...



Devin Lee Hammonds | Tributes  Monroe County Reporter

Devin Lee Hammonds, 17, passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018. A Celebration of his life will be held on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel.



Liz Johnston to showcase art at depot on Saturday  Monroe County Reporter

Forsyth teen artist Liz Johnston is inviting the community to swing by the Conley Building next to the old railroad depot on Saturday, May 12 from 5-8 p.m. to ...



Cam: Holden all the records | News  Monroe County Reporter

Saturday will likely be the final chance for Mary Persons boys basketball fans to watch arguably the program's greatest player in history compete on his home ...



Mary Persons FFA competes at National Convention | Our Community  Monroe County Reporter

Mary Persons High School FFA Chapter attended the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana from Oct. 24-28, with its Nursery Landscaping team ...



Mary Persons Bulldog Brigade gets ready for showtime  13WMAZ.com

August is a time for school supply shopping and looking forward to the beginning of high school football, but is also full of long days in the heat and humidity for ...



Forsyth Gold Star family gets new home on Tues.  Monroe County Reporter

A young Forsyth mother who lost her Marine husband in a military plane crash last summer will receive a new mortgage-free home with much fanfare on ...



Red Devils top Mary Persons | Sports  jacksonprogress-argus

Jackson High School's Red Devils rounded out the week before Christmas break with a nail-biter of a win over rival Mary Persons on the road Saturday in ...



New Fine Arts Center ‘long-awaited and long overdue’  The Telegraph

School and community performances will be held at the Monroe County Schools Fine Arts Center on Brooklyn Avenue in Forsyth. The center has 1200 seats, ...



DEATH ROW: Forsyth native pens book about haunting and redemption  Monroe County Reporter

A Forsyth native who worked on Georgia's death row has published a book about how the experience haunted him to the point he became an alcoholic before ...



Richard Lamar "Grits" Stephens, Jr. | Tributes  Monroe County Reporter

EULESS, TX – Richard Lamar “Grits” Stephens Jr., retired Master Sergeant of the United States Air Force, left this Earth to fly high with our Lord October 24, 2018 ...



High signs with Kennesaw St. | Sports  Monroe County Reporter

Mary Persons senior track star Olympia High signed a letter of intent Wednesday to compete for Kennesaw State University in the fall.



Lindsey Kinsella named MP's STAR student | News  Monroe County Reporter

The 2016 STAR student for Mary Persons High School is Lindsey Kinsella. On Monday, she told fine arts teacher Charles Hernandez that he is her choice for ...



Cinderella Show: Red Regiment entertains at halftime | Local News  jacksonprogress-argus

On the road in Forsyth Friday, the Red Regiment Marching Band performed its Cinderella-themed halftime show during Jackson High's game against Mary ...



Concerts rolling into Monroe County Fine Arts Center  13WMAZ

The Monroe County Fine Arts Center had its grand opening in January starting out with just school productions, but the center has opened its doors to ...



BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: Ben Granitz State Farm - a family tradition in Forsyth  Monroe County Reporter

Ben Granitz opened his State Farm Insurance office in Macon on Jan. 1, 2017, exactly 40 years after his father-in-law, John Baker, opened his State Farm office ...



Mary Persons nips Red Devils again  jacksonprogress-argus

Jackson got on the board first in the second quarter on a diving touchdown run by Antavius Grier.



Lady Devils get revenge on rivals, boys don't  jacksonprogress-argus

The Lady Devils were in such complete control that Mary Persons didn't break into double figures until 4:09 remained in the third period.



Monroe County Fine Arts Center ready to host performers - 41NBC News  41 NBC News

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The stage is set for some big performances in Forsyth at the Monroe County Fine Arts Center. The construction is finally ...



New school discipline program finding success in Middle Georgia  Macon Telegraph

FORSYTH -- Mary Persons High School suspended Quinntavais Chesney five times during his freshman year.



Signing Day Preview 2017 | 13wmaz.com  13WMAZ.com

February 1, 2017 is the first day that student-athletes who intend to play football in college can sign national letters of intent (NLIs) with colleges and universities ...



Becky Brown is the new K.B. Sutton principal  Monroe County Reporter

Monroe County Board of Education announced its selection of Becky Brown as the new principal of K.B. Sutton Elementary effective June 20. The board ...



Scouting Report: Malik Herring  Red and Black

Malik Herring is coming to Georgia already big enough to be a starter, but after some work with the strength coaches he'll be able to overpower college offenses ...



Monroe County Commissioner Jim Ham killed in crash on U.S. 41  The Telegraph

Monroe County Commissioner Jim Ham died the afternoon of Dec. 2, 2016 in a single-car crash at U.S. 41 and Woodward Road.



Trammell, Birdsong | Life Events  Monroe County Reporter

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Olin Trammell, Jr. of Forsyth are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Maria, to Andrew Isaac Birdsong, son of ...



Artist drawn to local council | Local News  jacksonprogress-argus

Jill Dyer came from Jasper County to enter the Butts County Creates contest and stayed to become the secretary of the Jackson-Butts County Council for the ...



‘Please find it in your hearts not to kill my son,’ mother pleads  The Telegraph

Jurors sentenced Christopher Keith Calmer to life in prison without parole Wednesday, June 14, 2017, after finding him guilty of murder and other charges in the ...



FVSU Football Signs 32 Student-Athletes to National Letters of Intent  13WMAZ.com

With just under 55 players returning from last year's championship team, Fort Valley States' Head Coach, Kevin Porter has announced the signing of 32 ...



Two Kennesaw State football players dismissed following arrests on armed robbery charges  MDJOnline.com

Kennesaw State football players Akebren Ralls and Jai'len Edwards were charged with accessory to an armed robbery weapon, and both have were dismissed ...



Collection of train memorabilia in Monroe County is an impressive sight | The Telegraph  The Telegraph

Don Daniel and Denise Collins, residents of Blount, Ga., have a shared love for the rails and have put togther one of the largest and most impressive private ...



Searching for the one and Only Patience  The Telegraph

On Thursday, Dec. 30, 2017, at 7 p.m., members of the Anderson family, some from as far away as Arizona, will give a presentation about the life of Only ...



MP seniors urged to Choose the Best | News  Monroe County Reporter

Mary Persons High School seniors received instruction from some local couples on how to build a successful marriage last week.



Monroe superintendent, school board reach termination agreement  Macon Telegraph

FORSYTH -- The Monroe County school board voted Saturday morning to accept an agreement to cut ties with Superintendent Anthony Pack.



MP's Hichkad signs with Nova | Sports  Monroe County Reporter

Mary Persons senior Tristan Hichkad signed a letter of intent to swim at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Pictured from left to right on the ...



MP cross country teams seek to climb region ladder  Monroe County Reporter

With extensive experience returning in 2016, the Mary Persons boys and girls cross country teams are seeking to reach the top spot in Region 2-AAAA after ...



Rome girl, 5, died of blunt force trauma; pregnant mother arrested  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Well before Amanda Hendrickson was charged in the death of her 5-year-old daughter, family members said they saw mysterious injuries that the mother tried to ...



More than 2,000 attend funeral for fallen Monroe County deputy  Macon Telegraph

FORSYTH -- After hearing that one of his church members had been shot, Culloden Primitive Baptist Church's Elder Matt Yawn lifted up a series of prayers.



Out & About Calendar for December 8, 2017.  The Telegraph

The 1829 Old Governor's Mansion has been turned into a showcase of the season. $10, $7 seniors, $2 students. 478-445-4545. www.gcsu.edu/mansion. 120 S.



100 Best Public High Schools in Georgia  Patch.com

Virginia Highland-Druid Hills, GA - New 2016 list: Niche.com collected test results, graduation rates, parent and student surveys and more to determine the best ...



UGA quarterback commit Jake Fromm has five big targets in mind for this year’s class  DawgNation

The question was simple. UGA quarterback commit (and recent Elite 11 selection) Jake Fromm was given five imaginary gold coins. He could trade each one of ...



2017 UGA Football Signee Bios  SicEmDawgs.com

UGA and head coach Kirby Smart have announced 26 football signees for the 2017 recruiting class. Listed below are bios for the 26 recruits who signed with the ...



Mabel White Baptist carries on namesake’s desire to serve God  The Telegraph

An avid hunter and outdoorsman, Lee Sheppard of Mabel White Baptist Church is leading the congregation in renewed *service* to the community.



KU’s Brannen Greene takes aim at free-throw perfection  Kansas City Star

The story of perfection begins on the basketball floor at Mary Persons High School, a plain gymnasium in the small town of Forsyth, Ga. Brecklyn Greene, the ...



Out & About Calendar for October 13, 2017.  The Telegraph

Featuring two attractions, The Attic and The Haunted Trail. 478-550-7829. For costs, visit www.museumofaviation.org and click on Upcoming Events. Located ...



Sentell’s Intel: Previewing Georgia’s official visits on a mammoth recruiting weekend  DawgNation

Want a daily lap through Georgia football recruiting? That's what the Intel will bring at least five days a week. We'll cover the news and which way this 4-star or ...



Hilltoppers in 'dead sprint' to get ready for 2018 season  Bowling Green Daily News

Four weeks from Friday, Western Kentucky will step onto the field at Camp Randall Stadium and face Wisconsin.



Troy University names Jim Dye new offensive line coach  The Birmingham News - al.com

TROY, Alabama - Troy University football head coach Larry Blakeney completed his coaching staff with the hiring of 29-year coaching veteran Jim Dye to coach ...



Shaw gets 10 years for Waffle House assault | News  Monroe County Reporter

A former U.S. Army officer was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he was convicted of two felony counts of aggravated assault and aggravated battery on ...



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