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Earth Day Theme 2013

Organizers from Earth Day Network (EDN), the non-profit group dedicated to diversifying and mobilizing the environmental movement through planning and coordinating Earth Day activities and events around the world, have…

The Nankipooh Enquirer “Done Throwed a Shoe”

I might have told ya'll before that Thursday was always horse shoe pitchin day at the Biggers Grocery down there in Nankipooh, and I was thinkin the other day about…

Remembering the Gettysburg Reunion of 1913

Do you know who Gen. Robert Edward Lee, Major Gen. George Edward Pickett and Major Gen. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain were? Are children still taught about these men and all those…

Statewide Bat Survey Volunteers Needed

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (June 12, 2012) – Batty about bats? Concerned about the conservation of underappreciated flying mammals? The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has a volunteer opportunity for you.…

Remembering Jefferson Davis: American Patriot & Southern Hero

The sesquicentennial “150th Anniversary” of the War Between the States continues this year. The Jefferson Davis State Historic Site located in Fairview, Kentucky will mark this event with the 204th…

Flag Retirement Drop-Off Now Available at County’s Three Convenience Centers

Forsyth County residents seeking a way to properly retire worn out American flags now have additional options. The three Forsyth County Convenience Centers are now accepting flags in need of…

Remembering Jefferson Davis: American Patriot & Southern Hero

The sesquicentennial “150th Anniversary” of the War Between the States continues this year. The Jefferson Davis State Historic Site located in Fairview, Kentucky will mark this event with the 204th…

Hellbender Project Aimed at Conserving Hefty Salamander

FORSYTH, Ga. (Oct. 31, 2011) – Grampus. Lasagna Lizard. Mud Devil. Snot Otter. Hellbenders may have more unflattering nicknames than a cross-county football rival, but these big salamanders with the…

Confederat​e Memorial Day in Dixie

Did you know that the first Memorial Day in America was held in the South in honor of both the soldiers of Union Blue and Confederate Gray? Some folks call…

Gen. Patrick Cleburne: The Fighting Irishman

Saturday, March 17, 2012, is Saint Patrick’s Day and the 184th birthday of Patrick Ronayne Cleburne. Do you remember the 1961 weekly television series, entitled “The Americans?” This wonderful-educational show…

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