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PHOTO OF THE DAY

PHOTO OF THE DAY

Monday evening out in Jones County, thanks to Billy Stevens!

If you'd like to share a photo for possible feature, email whereyoulive@13wmaz.com

Virtual School to Allow At-Home Learning in Jones Co.

Virtual School to Allow At-Home Learning in Jones Co.

The Twiggs County school district launches it's first online school starting this fall.

According to a release, it's for students in Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Peach, Twiggs and Wilkinson counties.

Attendance is free. You just need a home computer and high speed internet connection.

To participate, you'll enroll in Twiggs County Public Schools, and then obtain the curriculum at home online. State-mandated tests will be taken in person, though.

If you're interested, join the meeting on Saturday, June 29 at 9 a.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, located at 4013 GA 358 Danville, Ga.

For more information call the Twiggs BOE at 478-945-3127.

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Supermoon!

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Supermoon!

Did you see the supermoon this past weekend?

Above you can see Steve's photograph showing the supermoon over Jones County!

You can see more of the supermoon throughout the world.

Veteran's Day Committee Seeks Volunteers

Veteran's Day Committee Seeks Volunteers

The Jones County Veteran's Day Celebration Committee is looking for new members to help plan our 2013 events.  The committee meets once a month beginning in June on Thursdays at 1:30 p.m. at the Chamber office.  

The committee is looking for Veterans and community members to help out.  

The committee works hard every year to organize fundraisers and the annual Veteran's Day Celebration.  

If you are interested in joining the committee please contact Natalie at the Chamber (478) 986-1123 for more information and dates of upcoming meetings.   

Local Church Offers Free Health Clinic

Local Church Offers Free Health Clinic

After Hours Set for Healy Point Country Club

After Hours Set for Healy Point Country Club

This month's Business After Hours will be held at Healy Point Country Club (in River North) this Thursday from 5:30-7:00pm.  There will be good food, great networking opportunities and fun door prizes!  Hope to see everyone there!

Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for New Jerusalem Bible Church

Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for New Jerusalem Bible Church

The Chamber welcomes New Jerusalem Bible Church into membership Tuesday  morning at 11:30 a.m.

They're located next to El Sombrero.