June 24, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Rep. Gerald Greene Named Chairman of House Code Revision Committee

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Gerald Greene ( R- Cuthbert) as the Chairman of the House Code Revision Committee. Rep. More...

PeoplesSouth Bank Announces Purchase of Florida Panhandle Branches of Cadence Bank

PeoplesSouth Bank has reached an agreement to purchase the Florida Panhandle branches of Cadence Bank of Birmingham, Alabama. The agreement was signed last week and the employees at the Panhandle branches have been notified. More...

Canine flu hits GA

A new strain of Canine Influenza, H3N2, has been spreading throughout the Midwestern states and has now arrived in Georgia, according to a press release from the American Veterinary Medical Association.  The strain was first recognized in the U. More...

We didn't have the ' green thing'

Checking out at the store, the young cashier suggested to the much older woman, that she should bring her own grocery bags because plastic bags weren't good for the environment.  The woman apologized and explained, "We didn't have this 'green th More...

A letter from a 95-year-old hero

Letter to Obama at White House Sent from 95-yearold Pearl Harbor Survivor! Fantastic!  WW II Battleship sailor tells Obama to shape up or ship out!  More...

How Committed is Your State to Local Foods?

Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire, respectively, claimed the top three spots in the 2014 Locavore Index, a ranking of each state’s (and the District of Columbia’s) commitment to promoting and providing locally grown foods.  More...

Mayberry

Why was Mayberry so peaceful?  No one was married!  Here are the single people: Andy, Aunt Bea, Barney, Floyd, Howard, Goober,   Gomer, Sam, Ernest T Bass, the Darlin family, Helen, Thelma Lou, and Clara.  In fact, the only one wh More...

A terrorist tale

Two terrorists are in a locker room taking a shower after their bomb making class, when one notices the other has a huge cork stuck in his rear.  "If you do not mind me saying," said the second terrorist "that cork looks very uncomfortable. More...

News Around Us

Bainbridge - Bainbridge Public Safety is looking for a vehicle stolen from Calhoun Street Motors in Bainbridge Monday night.  BPS Major Robert Humphrey said the vehicle was a burgundy 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Lt.  “Someone broke int More...

Help!

In Scottsale, AZ, the other day, there was a bumper sticker on a parked car that read: "I MISS CHICAGO!"  Someone broke the window, stole the radio, shot out all four of the tires, added an Obama bumper sticker and left a note that read: "Hope t More...

Luther with Charlie Platt Wednesday morning

Luther Clearman is to be on Charlie Platt Show Wednesday Morning, June 24th. More...

Molting season for geese often brings frustration for land owners

The Canada goose is an adaptable bird that can live in a variety of habitats, with many locations in close proximity to people, such as open farmland, rural reservoirs, suburban neighborhood ponds, office complexes, parks and other developed areas. More...

We all need a tree!

I hired a plumber to help me restore an old farmhouse, and after he had just finished a rough first day on the job: a flat tire made him lose an hour of work, his electric drill quit and his ancient one ton truck refused to start.  More...

Hands Helping Anglers – Boat Captains Needed

Tallahassee, FL – On Saturday, June 27, 2015, volunteer boat captains will give of their time, talents, and boat services to make dreams come true for local area people with disabilities. More...

Johnny is a fighter, and he's up for a challenge

Thursday, United States Senator Johnny Isakson announced that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. In response, Georgia Republican Party Chairman John Padgett issued the following statement:  More...

Happy Birthday, America

Happy Birthday, America! On July 2, 1776, the Second Continental Congress voted almost unanimously to declare the United States Independence from Great Britain. More...