Cities In The News


Turner named acting city manager

December 3, 2020

Barnesville Herald-Gazette

During a special called meeting last week, the Barnesville City Council named Tim T. Turner as acting city manager during the illness of David Rose, city manager.

Hero's medals find their way home

November 11, 2020

Barrow News-Journal

“Things always find their way home,” Barnesville assistant city manager Tim Turner repeated multiple times as he returned three hard-earned medals to Patsy Rabuck

Barnesville okays trick-or-treat; Milner hesitant to sponsor event

October 13, 2020


In light of many closures and cancellations, fans of Barnesville’s mammoth night of Halloween trick-or-treating were concerned about the event but last week city officials announced the show will go on under a full moon Oct. 31. City police and fire units will block off Thomaston Street as usual.

Claxton lone qualifier in Barnesville Ward 1 race

July 30, 2020

Barnesville Herald-Gazette

Bill Claxton was the lone qualifier in the special election to fill the Ward 1 seat on the Barnesville city council vacated by the death of his wife, Anne Claxton.