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Guide: WCHS Golden Hawks Playoff Information

Guide: WCHS Golden Hawks Playoff Information

Washington County High School Golden Hawks advanced to state playoffs ending their 9-1 3-AAA season. Athletic Director Larry Bates offers this information on the upcoming game.

Kaolin Festival Update: Food Applications, Float Deadlines

Kaolin Festival Update: Food Applications, Float Deadlines

 

Friday, Sept. 21                  

Brentwood School Homecoming.  For more info, please call478.552.5136.

 Saturday, Sept. 29           

 StarlightConcert Series, Harrison, GA. For more information please call 478.552.5646.

Tuesday, Oct.  2 - Saturday, Oct. 6                                           

Washington County's Unemployment Rate Rises in July

Washington County's Unemployment Rate Rises in July

Washington County's unemployment rate rose to 12.3 percent in July compared to June's 12 percent, according to a Georgia Department of Labor news release.

That compares to Metro Macon's 10.3 percent in July and Georgia's overall unemployment rate of 9.3 percent.

Washington County is one of 101 counties with a 10 percent or greater unemployment rate. That means 63 percent of Georgian counties had an unemployment rate of 10 percent or higher last month.

Walk It Out for Literacy

Walk It Out for Literacy

SANDERSVILLE- The Adult Education department of Oconee Fall Line Technical College will host a “Walk It Out for Literacy“ 5K, 10K and 1 mile fun run/walk on Saturday, September 8th beginning at the Citizens Bank of Washington County parking lot in Sandersville. Registration on the day of the event begins at 7 a.m., but pre-registration is encouraged.

"The week of September 12th is Literacy Week in Georgia, and this event will raise awareness of literacy in our community," said Saketha Williams, OFTC Dean of Adult Education. "Proceeds from these races will provide support to adult education programs in our community and also scholarships for students. "

ELECTION DAY | Last Minute Voter Information

ELECTION DAY | Last Minute Voter Information

Tuesday marks Election Day.

Polls are open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.

When you go to vote, be sure to take your Georgia license, passport or military photo ID. You'll need to show that before voting.

If you need to doublecheck your polling location, enter your information and the database will show you where you're registered.

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