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Mary Persons Homecoming Schedule

Mary Persons Homecoming Schedule

Mary Persons celebrates its homecoming from October 17-22.

Students! This weekend is crunch time for getting creative.

Here are the spirit days and activities of the week:

 

Autumn: Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes Galore

Autumn: Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes Galore

Where to Go for Your Pumpkins:

  • Elliott Farms, Lizella: features a pumpkin patch, tractor hay rides, snacks, farm animals. Opens in October Call 478-935-8180 for more information.
  • Best Nursery's Pumpkin Patch, Harris County:  Open Oct 1-Nov 16. Call 706-327-1515 for information. 
  • Troup Corn, Laurens County: Features corn maze, hay ride, pumpkin patch and a mini-maze. Call 478-272-8170. Opens Saturday, Sept 24.
  • Twin Oaks Fun Farm, Monroe County. Features pumpkins and a corn maze. Open Oct. 1-Oct. 31
  • Our Cotton Pickin' Christmas Tree Farm, Hawkinsville. Check their Facebook page for updates.Pick your own pumpkin from the patch. Also enjoy cider or cocoa on the porch while the kids climb the hay mountain. Open 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Your Guide to This Weekend

Your Guide to This Weekend

Friday, September 23:

  • MOPS Consignment Sale in Warner Robins, starts at 9 a.m. at Southside Baptist in Kathleen at 101 Bear Branch Rd.
  • Friday Fest in Downtown Macon: check for live music at Third St. Park
  • Mystery Road and The Lee Boys perform in Griffin at The Cavern, 8 p.m.
  • Saint Francis performs at The Hummingbird in Downtown Macon.
  • Ride to End Alzheimer's Poker Run. 11 a.m. at Summer's Landing in Warner Robins

Saturday, September 24:

Farmers Market Friday

Farmers Market Friday

Today the Farmers Market is open from noon until 6 p.m. at the corner of Jackson and Morse St.

 

Forestry Association Plans Landowner Meeting

 

The Georgia Forestry Association would like to invite you to its Forsyth Regional Forest Landowner Meeting, which will be held at the newly constructed Monroe County Clubhouse on Thursday, September 22nd at 6:00 PM. 

That's according to a Georgia Forestry Assocation news release.

This meeting will provide a valuable educational opportunity, help you stay current with news in the Forestry community, and offer food and fellowship with your friends in forestry.

Earthquake: Did you feel tremors?

Earthquake: Did you feel tremors?

An earthquake was reported up and down the East Coast, according to CBS. Here are the details.

Check out our sister station's photos of the office evacuations as well as the damage as a result from the Earthquake in Washington D.C.

Did you feel any tremors here in Georgia? 

Farmers Market Open Saturdays

Don't forget the downtown Farmers Market opens Saturday from noon until 6 p.m.

If you want to set up a table, the fee is $5.

For more information, call 478-994-7747.

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