BMS Tennis teams off to good start

BMS Tennis teams off to good start By Janet Studstill The Berrien Middle School tennis teams are off to a good start despite the weather being uncooperative and several matches canceled due to rain. BMS kicked off their season on Wednesday, February 19, with matches in Lanier County.  The girls’ team lost by a score…

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BHS Tennis teams have hit the courts

BHS Tennis teams have hit the courts By Janet Studstill Berrien High School tennis teams began their season on Monday, February 10 with matches at Ware County.  Both the Lady Rebels and Rebels defeated the teams from Ware with the girls winning in a shut out by the score of 5 to 0 and the boys…

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Rebels Baseball Team wins One of Three

Rebels Baseball Team wins One of Three By Gaile Bailey Berrien High’s baseball team lost twice last week to the 1-AAA Worth County Rams before securing a win on Friday, March 6 against Pierce County. On Monday, March 2 the Rebels played 2-AAA Worth County at home. Berrien scored first, when Kayden Everett singled on…

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Tammy Elaine Benefield Pierce, 45

Tammy Elaine Benefield Pierce, 45 Tammy Elaine Bennefield Pierce, 45, of Nashville, died Friday March 6, 2020, at SGMC-Berrien Campus. She was born August 28, 1974, in Clinch County, to Edith Selph Taylor and the late Raymond Van Buren Bennefield, Sr. She is survived by two daughters: Brianna Skye (David) Bogan of Broxton and Courtney Rae (Michael)…

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Linda Diane Hitt, 59

Linda Diane Hitt, 59 Linda Dianne Hitt, 59, of Nashville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at South Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 11 a.m., in the chapel of Baker Funeral Home.  Rev. Morgan Harrison officiated.  Interment followed at Paulk’s Chapel cemetery. Born on February 9, 1961, she was…

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Sean Patrick McCoy, 48

Sean Patrick McCoy, 48 Sean Patrick McCoy, 48, of Folkston, GA, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020, in Jacksonville, FL.  He was born May 4, 1971, in Jacksonville, FL, to the late Robert McCoy and Judith Brazell McCoy.  He was a dispatcher for the Fernandina Beach Police Department for a number of years before his declining heath made…

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