Alma students in Clovers and Company

By Jordan Hill Writer,TODAY MAGAZINE Alaina Alderman, daughter of David and June Alderman, is a member of Clovers and Company for her third consecutive year. After being discovered by 4-H at DPA, Alderman was encouraged to audition for the 4-H performing group. She sang at a two-minute audition and was accepted into the group. Alains […]

UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center to Host Annual Georgia Exports Conference

By Jordan Hill University of Georgia, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences More than 25 percent of Georgia-grown agricultural crops are exported to other countries and that percent is growing. According to the Georgia Department of Economic Development, the value of Georgia goods exported last year reached $37.6 billion. This marked the fourth straight year […]

New Bacon County Middle/High School set to open August 18

By Jordan Hill Writer, The News Courier With only seven weeks left until school starts, the new Bacon County Middle/High School is making swift progress. The 197,000-square-foot building has new furniture coming into the high school portion this week. “We will bring some furniture from the old school but we won’t put it in a […]

VSU Tuition Increases

By Jordan Hill Opinions Editor, The Spectator VSU’s current tuition per semester is $1989.60, not including fees. With the 2.5 percent increase, semester tuition will rise to approximately $2,068.60. Student fees will then add another $955 to the tuition total. The USG’s Board of Regents chose to increase the university’s tuition due to the lack […]