Flovilla Fire Chief Shane Thompson said the home was unoccupied, and had no electric or gas service.
The event, held at the Jackson United Methodist Church, included Stewards of Children child protection training, as well as a presentation on active-shooter situations.
The Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution during the meeting commending the Magistrate Court and the staff led by Chief Magistrate Rebecca J. Pitts for “discharging their duties with equity, fairness and discernment.”
Homestead Hospice will host a Memory Care Cafe, a group for caregivers of those with dementia, at 6 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Butts County Senior Center.
Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Magistrate Court of Butts County for first appearance bond hearings during the period of Feb. 11-17.
In a mock wedding, Assistant Principal Tracey Allen and parapro Michael Jeffcoat played the letter as part of a lesson illustrating that where you find Q you also find U.
Times-Journal, Inc., in Marietta and Southern Community Newspapers, Inc., in Lawrenceville earlier this month announced plans to consolidate their copy desk and pagination staffs.
The Georgians First Commission’s mission, according to the executive order, is to make recommendations to Kemp for “streamlining the regulatory system to ultimately achieve the top ranking for small business in the United States.”
The move came during Monday’s Board of Commissioners meeting. Funding would come from the county’s special purpose local option sales tax.
Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Magistrate Court of Butts County for first appearance bond hearings during the period of Feb. 4-10.
Crews responded to the fire around 2:30 p.m. and an hour later had made little progress tamping down the smoke and flames that burned inside a large pile of broken up and whole wooden pallets.
Law enforcement agencies with access to the Georgia Gang Intelligence Platform can share information that may be helpful in prosecuting gang suspects under Georgia’s anti-gang statute.
Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Magistrate Court of Butts County for first appearance bond hearings during the period of Jan. 28-Feb. 3.
Last month, Georgia gas prices averaged $2.10 per gallon. That’s 32 cents per gallon less than January 2018, and 13 cents per gallon less than January 2017.
The rules for the bee when there are only two contestants left allow for some mistakes, unlike earlier rounds that eliminate contestants after one misspelled word.
In Lee’s first prediction from Dauset Trails, the groundhog was awoken to the sounds of a trumpet and the aroma of Waffle House hash browns.
The DAR’s Flag Committee recently awarded certificates of appreciation to several Butts County groups for proper display and honor shown in flying the flag of the United States of America.
Welch will also serve as a member on the Code Revision, Juvenile Justice, Judiciary and Regulated Industries committees.
With a group of 20 current volunteers, WellStar Sylvan Grove Hospital Volunteer Services President Jean Dodson said the group is open to more members who are willing to lend a hand.
Under the proposal adopted by the school board during its Jan. 15 meeting, the chairman would be paid $750 per month with the remaining board members receiving $700 per month.
Sub-Freezing temperatures and the likelihood of precipitation was expected to make for challenging driving conditions across metro Atlanta Tuesday evening and possibly into Wednesday.
As a recommending body, the board does not have final say on any projects or appropriations, but studies transportation-related issues and advises the BOC and city councils.