The Georgia Department of Human Services, Division of Family and Children Service is in search of foster homes and adoptive parents. Floyd County DFACS is currently recruiting loving individuals and families to open their homes to foster children.
Berry College welcomed its largest freshman class ever this year, leading to an official total enrollment of 2,223.
Just five days after opening the 2013 season, Shorter University’s football team will be back in action tomorrow night with their first home game of the season. The Hawks will play host to Mars Hill in a non-conference match at Barron Stadium in Rome. Kick off is set for 7:30 pm. Coverage of the game will be provided on 95.7 FM The Ridge and www.theridge957.com.
Today is a somber day in the memory of our nation as it marks the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the US.
Governor Nathan Deal has announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for the month of August totaled $1.35 billion for an increase of $27 million, or two percent, compared to August 2012. Year-to-date, net tax revenue collections totaled $2.75 billion for an increase of nearly $115.5 million, or 4.4 percent, compared to the same time last year.
The Atlanta Braves took a 4-3 victory from the Miami Marlins in game two of a four game series last night in Miami.
Georgia Tech’s football team will open Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) play this Saturday at Duke. The game is set for 3:30 pm in Durham, North Carolina.