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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.

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Sandersville native celebrating 40 years in antique business

Sandersville native celebrating 40 years in antique business

Sandersville native Jere Myers celebrates 40 years in business at Jere's Antiques in Savannah.

According to Business Savannah, he has become the largest antique dealer in Savannah, with 30,000 square feet in inventory.

How does he do it? Read Business Savannah's full article.

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.

 

Washington County Board of Education Receives Award of Distinction

Washington County Board of Education Receives Award of Distinction

The Washington County Board of Education recently received the Award of Distinction for Excellent Financial Reporting by the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts. The award was established to recognize the better practices for financial reporting and controls. The award encourages local boards of education to go beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles and recognizes individual school districts that are successful in achieving that goal.

Downtown Sandersville Farmers Market open

Downtown Sandersville Farmers Market open

Sports moms impact Central Georgia

Sports moms impact Central Georgia

 

Dublin hospital expanding emergency department

Four rural hospitals across the state in the past two years have shut their doors.