Thanks for Abbigail Lennon's article on funding for renovations at the Rock House in Thomson (CCNT, July 13). Readers who want to know more about this historic Georgia landmark can find lots of information in Prof. Robert S.
A while back, a 47-year-old Texas deputy was pumping gas in his vehicle.
As he bent over to check his progress, a stranger walked up behind him, and for whatever insane reason, killed him in cold blood.
When Mayor Ted Terry talks about the recent decision by him and the Clarkston City Council to dramatically reduce the penalty for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, he is careful to make one distinction to his interviewer.
Registration dates are set for Fox Creek High School
Fox Creek High School juniors and seniors will register for the 2016-17 school year from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Aug. 8. Freshmen and sophomores will register from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Aug. 9.
Born in the country when times were lean
Did the best that he could without being mean
Worked all his life without much pay
And yet in his mind they were good old days
Out in the fields just him and that mule
Ought to leave this farm, I’m just an old fool
Can’t go now, got six kids to feed
People who sign up for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety’s Citizens’ Police Academy won’t become reserve officers, but they will get to ride along with officers, learn about police work and firefighting and meet bloodhounds and the department’s new narcotics dog....