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Krispy Kreme featuring Southern doughnuts

Krispy Kreme featuring Southern doughnuts

(WXIA) -- Krispy Kreme has rolled out two new doughnuts inspired by popular Southern dishes.

The Southen Summer Classics offerings will be available through Sunday, Aug. 31 at participating locations. They include:

Banana Pudding
A moist shell doughnut filled with banana Kreme filling, topped with a yellow icing that hints of the flavors inside and a vanilla wafer topping

Georgia Writers Museum hosts Amateur Writing Contest

Georgia Writers Museum hosts Amateur Writing Contest

The Georgia Writers Museum is accepting written work for their Creative Writing Contest.

Deadline to enter is August 15.

Full details:

Forsyth racer wins in Europe

Forsyth racer wins in Europe

 

 

Job fair for cabinet-making facility

Job fair for cabinet-making facility

American Woodmark looks to fill positions in manufacturing at its cabinet-making facility in Jackson.

According to a release, a job fair happens Thursday, July 17 from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Monroe County Development Center in Forsyth.

Full detalis from the Georgia Department of Labor:

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help American Woodmark fill a number of manufacturing jobs at its cabinet-making facility in Jackson next week.

The recruitment will be held Thursday, July 17, from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Monroe County Development Center, 89 Washington Drive in Forsyth. 

I-75 lane to close overnight Tuesday, Wednesday for repairs

I-75 lane to close overnight Tuesday, Wednesday for repairs

A southbound lane on I-75 closes overnight  for pavement repairs in Monroe County between mile posts 180-178.

According to a release, that's on Tuesday, July 8 beginning at 8 p.m. through Wednesday morning until 5 a.m. and again on Wednesday night through Thursday morning.

CGTC Board of Directors Chair elected

CGTC Board of Directors Chair elected

Houston County retired superintendent was also elected to the vice chair position for 2014-2015.

Twiggs County resident and retired educator, Sarah Hawthorne, was named as the chair of CGTC's Board of Directors.

According to a release, she also served as the vice chair of the Board in the past year, when CGTC and MGTC merged.

She'll serve a one-year term.

CGTC's board of directors is comprised of a group of business leaders from the eleven counties CGTC serves in Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Dooly, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach, Pulaski, Putnam and Twiggs counties.

 

Forsyth's Motocross kid races for USA

Forsyth's Motocross kid races for USA
If you want to be the best at motocross, you need toughness, focus, and of course, a dirt bike. Jackson Gray is a Forsyth, Ga., racer who got his first bike five years ago. He hasn't been off of it much since then.