Friday's Prep Scores

...Murray 56, Coahulla Creek 14North Oconee 46, Oconee County 29North Paulding 62, Allatoona 46Northeast-Macon 30, Putnam County 7Northview 48, Forsyth Central 21Northwest Whitfield 77, LaFayette 0Pacelli Catholic 28, Schley County 12Parkview...

Few details in Georgia hunter slaying

...sheriff's Sgt. Bobby Gay said the death happened around 12:30 p.m. Saturday on Union Hill Church Road near the Putnam County line. Saturday was the first day of deer season for firearms.Gay says authorities are still trying to determine...

Camp Semaphore gives high-schoolers taste of military

...the week ahead was evident on the faces of the teenagers from as far south as Swainsboro, Ga., and as far west as Putnam County. They were clearly excited about the team-building skills they would learn and the survival missions they would complete...

Georgia kicker Marshall Morgan charged with boating under the influence

...the DNR report as Rooty Creek.Morgan was taken to Putnam County Jail, where he was booked at about 6:30 p.m. and...about two hours later on $1,724 bond, according to a Putnam County Sheriff's Office spokesperson.Morgan played in each...

Lady Bulldogs bat their way to playoffs' second round

...drive over the left field fence.For the doubleheader, Garrett led the Lady Bulldogs with five hits, knocking in five runs, while Mullis added four hits.The Lady Bulldogs will face the Vidalia-Putnam County winner at home on Oct. 23.

Wednesday's prep box scores

...Garrett 2-3, 3 RBI; Blizzard 2 RBI.Records: Harlem 26-6; Thomasville 16-17. Next: Harlem vs. Vidalia-Putnam County winner, in second round of playoffs, Oct. 23, TBA. Westside 10, Fitzgerald 2Fitzgerald 110 000 ? 2 5 3Westside...

Broker claims Manziel was paid $7,500 for autographs

...received 12 months probation, 240 hours of community service and was fined $1,456, according to a clerk from the Putnam County State Court.Coach Mark Richt has not revealed if Morgan will be suspended to start the season and indicated Tuesday...

Georgia sheriff's indictment raises legal questions

...in the state."It was bizarre from the start, and it continues to be bizarre," said association president and Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills.Sills and the association were among critics who urged the governor to look into suspending...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office benevolent fund violates law

...fees they can collect."The law doesn't allow me to charge for such services," said Sills, who is sheriff of Putnam County.Most of the fees authorized by state law have to do with serving warrants, delivering witnesses and other functions...

Indictment looms over Georgia sheriff race

...using county resources for vacations. Defense attorneys have said the accusations are attacks by political rivals.Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills, the president of the Georgia Sheriffs' Association, said he could not recall an instance of...