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Eggs and Issues with State Representatives, Senator Lucas

Eggs and Issues with State Representatives, Senator Lucas

Join Georgia Senator David Lucas, State Representatives Susan Holmes, Bubber Epps and Bert Jones for April's Eggs and Issues breakfast.

That's on April 16 at 8:30 a.m. at Healy Point Country Club. 
$10 per person for a full breakfast.

Mens' Open Golf Tournament

Mens' Open Golf Tournament

Gray United Methodist 

Mens Open Tournament

 (478) 986-3668

April 26,2014

Rain Date May 3rd,2014

            8:00AM  Signup             

8:30TeeOff

Shotgun Start

                   Lake Jonesco Golf Course                   

 

 

Two person team 18 hole Scramble format, breakfast biscuits provided by McDonalds of Gray and lunch provided by Pickle Barrel

Cash and door prizes all for only $40 per player.

 

Jones Co. commissioner wants 'blight' meeting changed

"Slum" and "blight" are two words most people wouldn't want used to describe their neighborhoods.

IRS red flags: How to avoid a tax audit

IRS red flags: How to avoid a tax audit

Jeff Reeves, Special for USA TODAY

There's a general conception that the Internal Revenue Services is too understaffed at tax time to go after anyone but high rollers and blatant cheats.

Don't believe it.

While it's true that the IRS only audits a small percentage of returns, government officials are getting smarter about which taxpayers are the likeliest to be overstating deductions or underreporting income.

MLK to get new memorial at Ga. State Capitol

MLK to get new memorial at Ga. State Capitol

ATLANTA (WXIA) -- After more than 80 years as the Georgia State Capitol's most prominent statue, the likeness of 19th century white supremacist politician and newspaperman Tom Watson was quietly removed the day after Thanksgiving.

That prompted some civil rights leaders to ask that it be replaced with a statue of Martin Luther King, Jr.

State Representative Tyrone Brooks (D-Atlanta) even introduced a bill to make it happen.

Drive-Through Nativity in Gray

Drive-Through Nativity in Gray

Gray United Methodist Church hosts their 12th Annual Drive Through Nativity Dec. 6-8.

Drive through Bethlehem and see what it was like on that first Christmas!  Enjoy actors portraying the time and events that took place.  Invite your friends & family.  Free admission & hot chocolate will be served.

It's open from 6-9 p.m.

Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes and Hayrides Galore

Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes and Hayrides Galore

The time is near for picking out pumpkins and decorating for autumn!

Where to Go for Pumpkin Patches:

  • Elliott Farms, Lizella: features a pumpkin patch, tractor hay rides, snacks, farm animals. Opens in October. Call 478-935-8180 for more information.
  • Troup Corn, Laurens County: Features corn maze, hay ride, pumpkin patch and a mini-maze. Call 478-272-8170. Open October 12-November 23
  • Twin Oaks Fun Farm, Monroe County. Features pumpkins and a corn maze. 
  • Our Cotton Pickin' Christmas Tree Farm, Hawkinsville. Check their Facebook page for updates.Pick your own pumpkin from the patch. Also enjoy cider or cocoa on the porch while the kids climb the hay mountain. Open 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
  • Crooked Pines in Eatonton: Pumpkin Festival October 5, 6