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Kick Stands Up in Honor of Public Safety Servants

Kick Stands Up in Honor of Public Safety Servants

A "9/11 Ride to Remember" event is planned to honor all public safety servants in Georgia and those who served on September 11, 2001.

The motorcycle ride, on September 7, has four different starting points: Dublin, Warner Robins, Grifffin and Lawrenceville and everyone will meet up at the rally point at Georgia Public Safety Center in Forsyth.

The pre-registration fee is $20 per biker, $10 per passenger.

See full details on meetup locations, costs and other details.

Harvest Festival Music Lineup Announced

Harvest Festival Music Lineup Announced

The Harvest Festival features live music on both November 1 and 2.

The lineup:

Nov. 1

  • 6-7 Jason Hobbs and Friends
  • 7-9:30 Shane Bridges Band

Nov. 2

  • 2-3 Sandra and Friends
  • 3-3:30 Cliff Patton and Skeeter
  • 4-6 Is That So?
  • 6-7:30 7 Sharp 9
  • 7:30-9:30 Deep Cuts

Harvest Festival Planning Meeting Tuesday

Harvest Festival Planning Meeting Tuesday

Another Harvest Festival planning meeting takes place Tuesday evening.

That's at 5:30 p.m. in Jeffersonville City Hall.

Census: Minority Population Growing

Census: Minority Population Growing

Twiggs County's minority population has reached 44.3 percent, according to Census Bureau statistics and USATODAY research.

By Greg Toppo and Paul Overberg, USATODAY (Click for the full, interactive map)

Deadline Extended: Georgia Writers Museum Announces First Creative Writer's Contest

Deadline Extended: Georgia Writers Museum Announces First Creative Writer's Contest

Georgia's Writers Museum announces their first Creative Writing Contest.

See the submission rules and form below, from the Georgia'a Writers Museum Facebook page.

The deadline has been extended until July 1.

The winner will be announced at a reception on August 9 at 6 p.m. at the Plaza Arts Center in Eatonton.

Congratulations to the Class of 2013!

Congratulations to the Class of 2013!

 

Twiggs County held their middle and high school graduation last Saturday morning at Twiggs County Middle High School Cobra Stadium. Congratulations to the Class of 2013! See everyone who graduated.

Harvest Festival 2013 Set for November

Harvest Festival 2013 Set for November

The Second Annual Harvest Festival in Jeffersonville is set for November 1 and 2 this year.

The events will feature:

  • live music,
  • crafts,
  • food,
  • Saturday parade
  • 5K Run
  • See Georgia Race to the Center on Sun