March 14, 2007 RSS feed / Other News

Commodities to be distributed in Early County

USDA government surplus commodity distribution will be held in Early County at the Neighborhood Service Center on March 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. if supplies last. All recipients must certify their eligibility. More...

Governor releases $3 million from emergency fund

Gov. Sonny Perdue announced that he is releasing $3 million from the state's emergency discretionary fund to cover past and future expenses incurred by local governments in responding to last week's severe weather. More...

Blakely Senior Center

310 Meadowbrook Drive Daily Events March 19 - Rhythm band at Nursing Home 10:15-11:30. Lunch: Polish dog, potato salad, winter mix, wheat hotdog bun, hot peach crisp. March 20 - Physical fitness - 10:15 a.m. - 11 a.m. More...

National Guard Day observed

Gov. Sonny Perdue recognized the more than 12,000 men and women of the Georgia National Guard at official ceremonies at the Georgia State Capitol March 6. More...

MILITARY NEWS

Air Force Airman Xavier Elliott has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Beware of credit card scams when staying at hotels

If you're staying in a hotel and receive a "helpful" call from the concierge regarding your credit card, beware. Money magazine reports on a new scam making the rounds, and it targets trusting travelers. The premise is simple enough. More...