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Down South: Free Three-Month Pass for New Hunter Education Grads

Down South: Free Three-Month Pass for New Hunter Education Grads

Did you recently graduate from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources hunter education course?

Then you're elgible for a free, three-month pass to any of the DNR's 18 shooting ranges.

Read for full details.

Interactive: Find a Flu Shot Near You

Enter your zipcode below to find a flu shot in your area.

The flu has hit 47 states, including Georgia.

New Year Begins on Sour Note for Pets in Need

New Year Begins on Sour Note for Pets in Need

There is an old cliche: No good deed goes unpunished. When area residents try to do the right thing by helping a lost, injured or distressed animal, that old cliche can become all too true.

In recent months, several dogs and cats have been helped by Good Samaritans who reached out instinctively to help. For them, the priority is to handle the immediate need, and worry about the rest later.

Several area animals are in need of broader assistance from the public, however. They were taken in off busy streets, found wandering and lost in the neighborhood, injured in accidents or are simply excess baggage for an uncaring family.

Monroe County Courthouse Dedication Set

Monroe County Courthouse Dedication Set

A dedication ceremony for the Monroe County Courthouse Ground is set for December 27 at 2 p.m.

Editor's Note: Earlier this article stated that this was a groundbreaking ceremony. 

Cellular Coverage Strengthened in Juliette

Cellular Coverage Strengthened in Juliette

 

Now you won't lose service at the Fried Green Tomato Festival.

Two new cell sites have been activated in Juliette, AT&T announced Tuesday

It's all a part of the company's effort to increase its wireless internet network.

The service provider expects the new cell sites to "enhance network coverage for the area," according to a news release.

Crews installed the new cell sites north of Macon along US 23/SR 87 near Lake Juliette.

 

5th Quarter | Concert After Mary Persons Football Game

5th Quarter | Concert After Mary Persons Football Game

Music begins at 9 p.m. on the Courthouse Square in Monroe County.

Always a Project: Third Time's a Charm

Always a Project: Third Time's a Charm

Over the past couple of weeks, I've been collecting your ideas for dressing up my garden entrance and you've share some really amazing ideas!!

Rain bells, wind chimes, paint, climbing vines... I can picture it all in my mind's eye!

I was perusing my Pinterest boards and was reminded of this lovely garden gate wreath that I found, courtesy of Funky Junk Interiors.