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Bainbridge - On Wednesday, January 31, around 3 a.m., Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Tarow Barney was patrolling on the 1000 block of Troupe Street when he observed a silver passenger car with a female driver driving recklessly in the area of the S More...

Under the Gold Dome

We returned to the Gold Dome on Monday, January 29, for the fourth week of the 2018 legislative session. More...

Employment and work force up in Southern Georgia during 2017

ATLANTA– – State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said that 2017 was a banner year for job creation and employment in the Southern Georgia area.  The 18-county Southern Georgia region ended the calendar year with 3,489 more employed re More...

••••My Neighbor••••

She's single. She's shapely. She's beautiful, and she lives right across the street. I can see her place from my kitchen window.  I watched as she got home from work this evening. More...

Craig's List ad

This is really funny! Kudos to the person who put the ad on Craig’s List! YOU'RE PROBABLY NOT INTERESTED IN USED FARM EQUIPMENT, B U T YOU MIGHT ENJOY THISAD TAKEN FROM CRAIG'S LIST. More...

2017 Georgia Quality Cotton Award Winners

The 2017 Georgia Quality Cotton Awards were presented at the Georgia Cotton Commission’s 11th Annual Meeting and UGA Cotton Production Workshop on January 31, 2018 in Tifton, GA. More...

The Book Store

So, I was walking through Chicago and I saw that there was a “Muslim Book Store”. More...

American Pickers to Film in Georgia

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Georgia! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the region this Winter! More...

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Spell G-E-N-E-T-I-C-S

In 1979, Ramona Hagler, an eighth grader, won the county spelling bee. More...

VA Benefits are Tax Exempt

As the tax deadline approaches, Georgia Commissioner of Veterans Service Mike Roby wants to remind all veterans and their families that benefits paid under any law administered by the U.S. More...

Rejecting the Cloudy Logic of EPA Ozone Rules

The Environmental Protection Agency just missed a court-ordered deadline to announce which regions of the country are complying with an Obama-era ozone rule. The agency says it needs more time to make that determination. More...

Prescription

A distraught senior citizen phoned her doctor's office.  “Is it true?” she wanted to know. More...

Be wary of thieves posing as IRS agents and tax preparers, UGA expert says

IRS will not initiate contact by phone or email

Tax season is the time to be vigilant about identity theft, said Laura Heilman, a security awareness training and education manager in UGA’s Enterprise Information Technology Services office. More...

Members of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International attend Legislative Day

Members of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International attended Legislative Day at the Georgia Capitol on January 22, 2018.  Laura Croom, Psi State Chair of Educational Law and Policy, had the opportunity to visit with Representative Gerald Greene o More...

Anyone have an objection?

At a wedding ceremony, the pastor asked if anyone had anything to say concerning the union of the bride and groom. It was their time to stand up and talk, or forever hold their peace. More...

••••Some wise advice••••

A young lady confidently walked around the room while leading and explaining stress management to an audience with a raised glass of water. More...