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Central Georgians Jump on "Harlem Shake" Train

Georgia College students jumped on the Youtube viral sensation with their own "Harlem Shake."

First Presbyterian in Macon does the "Harlem Shake" on Valentine's Day.

 

by Carly Mallenbaum, USA TODAY STORY

Dance craze has roots in the '80s More than 4,000 'Harlem Shake' videos a day are posted on YouTube.

The song that spurred the craze is No. 10 on iTunes Gangnam Style is so last year: 2013's new dance craze is the Harlem Shake.

Backlot Players Present "The Dixie Swim Club"

Backlot Players Present "The Dixie Swim Club"


Show Dates:Feb.8, 9, 14, 15, 16 at 8 p.m.
Feb 10, 17 at 2 p.m.

Ticket Prices: $15 - Adults/$12 Students/Seniors/Active Military

The box office will be open one week prior to show.  For more information or to make reservations, please call (478) 994-0443.

The Backlot Players will also be holding auditions for The Sound of Music on Monday & Tuesday, Feb. 11 & 12, at 7:00 p.m at The Rose Theater in Forsyth. Need 7 women, 5 girls, 4 men, 2 boys, and large singing/dancing chorus. Directed by Kelli Gilstrap. Performance dates are April 26-28 and May 2-5. 

Eggs & Issues to Give Glimpse into County's Plans

Eggs & Issues to Give Glimpse into County's Plans

 

The February 6th Eggs and Issues will focus the Monroe County and is sponsored by Oglethorpe Power. Starting at 7:30a.m., the breakfast will give you an opportunity to hear what is in store for Monroe County this upcoming year.

 

Forsythia Festival Kickoff Date Set

Forsythia Festival Kickoff Date Set

The Forsythia Festival kickoff event is set for Saturday, February 16 at Dairy Queen.

Forsythians can stop by to get their "Hello Yellow" buttons, car painting and calendars. That's from 11-2.

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.

Habitat for Humanity Receives Grant to Build Three-Bedroom Home

Habitat for Humanity Receives Grant to Build Three-Bedroom Home

REYNOLDS/WARNER ROBINS/UPATOI – Flint Energies in partnership with CoBank donated $5,000 to Houston County Habitat for Humanity.  The grant will allow the purchase of all the lumber needed to build a three-bedroom home.

The grant was given in part by CoBank’s “Sharing Success” matching grant program.  This program allows Colorado-based CoBank to join cooperative customers like Flint Energies from all over the US in building vibrant rural communities.

Flint Energies CEO Bob Ray stated, “Our commitment to community has been one of the cornerstones of our cooperative’s foundation and success.  Today, we are showing that commitment in action by donating funds to Houston County Habitat to ensure a foundation for successful homeownership.”