Weather – Major Cold Front Coming Through

PEACHTREE CITY – The National Weather Service (NWS) held their weekly briefing [Thursday] with a special emphasis on the weather impacts forecast for this weekend. A powerful storm system with a strong cold front will sweep across the area Friday afternoon and evening into Saturday bringing multiple weather hazards and impacts to east Alabama and north…

Lisa Harper to Speak at First Baptist Church on the Square in LaGrange

Lisa Harper, well known Christian author and speaker, will be speaking at First Baptist Church on the Square on Thursday, April 21, at 6:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary located at 100 Broad Street, LaGrange, GA.  Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased on EventBrite.com. General admission tickets are $30. VIP tickets are also…

Solid Solutions files amended civil suit against Haralson County Chairman and Board of Commissioners in Haralson County Superior Court following Board’s decision to deny re-zoning request for landfill

It is titled as an “amended verified complaint for declaratory judgment, and Preliminary and permanent injunctive relief.” CLICK the link below for the entire document: https://www.gradickcommunications.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/amended-complaint-1.pdf Solid Solutions is seeking declaratory judgment and injunctive relief against the Defendants in their official and individual capacities, in accordance with the Georgia Zoning Procedures Law, O.C.G.A. § 36-66-1…

Spring Forward- Change Clocks, Change Batteries

ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King is urging all Georgians to change their smoke alarm batteries this weekend when they change their clocks to mark the beginning of Daylight Savings Time. “Smoke alarms protect your lives and belongings by warning when there might be a fire in your home or place of…

Three CHS Students Win Creative Writers Guild Awards

CARROLLTON, GA – Three Carrollton High School students were recognized for their work last week when the Carrollton Creative Writers Guild announced the winners of its 2022 High School Creative Writing Awards. This annual competition features poetry and short stories by students in grades 9-12. Freshman Addison Lloyd, who has been honored several times in…

New VR Librarian Seeks to Build Community Ties 

VILLA RICA, Georgia — Libraries are more than just a repository of books; they are community centers, educational resources, and a place where people meet.  But libraries are especially useful for education. Despite the ubiquitous data source of the internet, children still benefit from tactile experiences with books and social interaction. And so do adults. …