Dr. Ninfa M. Saunders, President and CEO of Navicent Health was recently included on Georgia Trend’s annual listing of “100 Most Influential Georgians.” Saunders 2020 inclusion is the third time she has made the prestigious list in five years, demonstrating her continued impact on healthcare…

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Left to right: Laura Dent, Rotarian; Micki Tanner-Baird, Rotarian; Raffle Sponsor, Corrado Corrias, Da Corrado Ristorante; and Raffle Prize Winner, Justin Lance.

GREENSBORO, Ga. – With the year-end numbers all tallied, Harbor Club Properties has announced a 15% increase in real estate sales compared to 2018, according to  the Lake Country Board of Realtors. 

ATLANTA — The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) presented Georgia Power with the association’s “Emergency Recovery Award” for its power restoration efforts after 14 tornadoes hit Georgia in March 2019.

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Runners and walkers looking to save money and increase the good they do for area communities still have time to sign up for the Firefly Trail Race Series, but not much: Registration closes with the start of the Winterville Snowflake 10K on Jan. 25.

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The women and children at the Circle of Love Shelter had a happy ‘Merry Christmas’ this year thanks to the ladies of Harbor Club’s Outreach Committee.  They delivered an SUV packed to the limit with gifts, clothing and food along with monetary donations totaling $600, contributed by the Ladi…

The public is invited to “Sunday At The Museum” hosted by the Old School History Museum on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020 beginning at 2 PM at The Plaza Arts Center in Eatonton.  Featured speaker will be Dr. Stephen Davis, author of numerous Civil War books.  Dr. Davis, return guest lecturer, will pre…

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The Rotary Club of Greene and Putnam Counties celebrated the veterans of The Glen and the Rotary Club on November 7th, 2019.  After a procession of the Armed Forces flags and the official songs from each military branch, veterans were individually recognized for their service.  Each was pinn…

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This year’s annual Pets with Santa to benefit the Oconee Regional Humane Society was held Saturday November 2nd at their shelter on Park Avenue.

On Tuesday, Oct. 29, the Gatewood School Interact Club hosted a patriotic brunch and program for the veterans of Putnam/Greene Counties as a “Thank You!” for their service in defense of our country. Former veterans and Interact members were in attendance, and the students made lifelong memor…

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GREENSBORO, Ga. – November 8, 2019 – AUDIT® MicroControls™, Inc. has committed to be a sponsor of the 2020 Heart & Soul Gala, to be held Feb. 1 at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee. This will be AUDIT’s second year as a sponsor of St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital’s major fundraisi…

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GREENSBORO, Ga. – November 1, 2019 – Christa and Jim Hyatt have joined the growing list of community members who are signing up as sponsors of the Heart and Soul Gala, a major fundraiser for St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital. The Gala will be held on Feb. 1 at the Ritz Carlton Reynolds Lake…

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GREENSBORO, Ga. – November 1, 2019 – St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital is proud to welcome longtime hospital supporters and community advocates Louie Seabolt and Jane Hutterly as sponsors for the 2020 Heart & Soul Gala that will be held on Feb. 1.

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Maggie Bellville, co-president of the Harbor Club Ladies League opened the October meeting by welcoming members and introducing guests Margaret Copeland, Pam Myers and Kimberly Bennett.

GREENSBORO, Ga. —  The Gift Gallery at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital will hold a Christmas Open House from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. the week of Nov. 4-8 at the gift shop, located on the first floor of the hospital at 5401 Lake Oconee Parkway. All are welcome.

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GREENSBORO, Ga. — Reynolds Lake Oconee is pleased to announce the recipients of its Third Quarter Employee Awards for 2019. Susan Ladner, Controller, has been named Leader of the Quarter, while Laura Rowland, Administrative Assistant, and Edna Ogletree, Staff Accountant and Payroll, have bee…

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GREENSBORO, Ga. — Following an 18-month total renovation, Great Waters at Reynolds Lake Oconee has re-opened. The completely rebuilt, modernized, and reconditioned version of the 1992 original is a visually breathtaking 18 holes of championship golf along the Lake Oconee shoreline that looks…

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Eighty-eight pink clad ladies from our Lake Country golf clubs and beyond descended on the course at Harbor Club last week for the Pink Ribbon Charity Golf Tournament and luncheon held annually by the Harbor Club Ladies Golf Association. This year’s winning team — Patricia Balduff, Gail Peac…

The Middle Georgia Chapter of Project Linus met Saturday, Oct. 5, at Greensboro First Baptist Church, bringing together ladies from five different groups and four counties for their bi-annual Blanket Day. The Busy Bees of Liberty Church hosted the event and served a delicious brunch. 

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Novelis, Inc. recently held a special Thursday Dinner for Pete Nance Boys & Girls Club members. Several employees from Novelis team participated in serving the youth during their sponsored dinner night. 

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Greensboro, Ga. – On Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Lake Oconee Elks Lodge No. 2849, the Greene County Sheriff's Office, Publix at Lake Oconee Village and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its opportunity in to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding the…

On Sept. 25, the Lake Oconee Elks Lodge donated $2,500 to the ‘Pets Love Vets’ program started by the Rotary Club a few years ago.  The donation is continued support for the program which places pets from animal shelters with Veterans that would benefit from the companionship of a pet but ca…

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Members of The Harbor Club Ladies League opened the season with a fashion show revealing the latest in fall/winter fashions from Donna Smith of LL Mio Gioiello, and modeled by several Ladies League members.

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Bob McConnell won a round of sporting clays for four, a $400 value, Sponsored by Sprayberry & Company. Pictured: Donna O’Neal, Rotarian and winning raffle ticket seller, and Josh Sprayberry, raffle prize sponsor. Bob McConnell, prize winner, was unavailable. The Rotary Club of Greene and…

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Last week’s article discussed one non-native species, the armadillo. This week, I received information that a non-native and invasive fish species had been found in Georgia. The fish species is the northern snakehead. The initial report about a snakehead in the United States that I personall…

This is a reminder that Second Harvest and all of its dedicated volunteers are holding a food distribution on Saturday, Oct. 19from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Distribution will be held at Greensboro Elementary School located at 1441 Martin Luther King Jr Drive in Greensboro. 

Yoga is a rich ancient practice that originated over 5,000 years ago in Eastern culture but has become well known throughout Western society in the last several decades. Yoga is a combination of deep stretching, strength building poses, breathing practices and meditation. 

EATONTON, Ga. — Locals know that Rock Eagle’s history spans back farther than anyone around today can remember. But do they know what life at Rock Eagle was like before it was transformed into a 4-H Center? Join us as we journey back in time on a night hike through Rock Eagle Woods where his…

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Joy Anglin won a classic wines shopping spree Sponsored by Inside the Gates, a $300 value, in the Rotary raffle. The Rotary Club of Greene and Putnam Counties is a local service organization affiliated with the Rotary International organization. The Greene and Putnam Club supports many local…

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