The case of Morehouse police chief Vernon Worthy will be on the criminal court calendar that will be heard Wednesday, July 1. The trials themselves will begin July 20 with Judge Tommy Wilson presiding. [Full Story »]
We are all aware that in this economy it is hard to keep a positive attitude and even a sense of purpose about us.
According to Arthur C. Brooks, professor of public administration at Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and donor demographic researcher for almost 15 years,
nearly 225 million Americans give away money each year, the other 75 million never give to any causes, charities, or churches. Further, 130 million Americans never volunteer their time.
These numbers are staggering and beg the question to be asked, "why should I give?" [Full Story »]
Maybe you aren't familiar with Mr. Bernanke. A little history.
Within the financial crisis, an acute controversy is building over the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department's role in the 2008 merger of two giant banks -- Bank of America, led by CEO Ken Lewis, and Merrill Lynch, then led by John Thain.
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Upson Regional Medical Center recently had its first case of the H1N1 virus, often called swine flu, reported when an out of town patient was admitted in the emergency department for fever and flu-like symptoms June 10.
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A Milner man serving time for burglaries in Lamar County has been linked to two more break-ins in Spalding County. Robert F. Funderburk, 28, incarcerated in Wheeler County, is headed back to Griffin to face the additional charges. [Full Story »]