Restaurants need to remember that while flowers can brighten up the appearance of a business, it is wise to avoid planting flowers near drive-through speakers or parking spaces where patrons must open doors or windows.

As America’s economy rebounds, our focus is to promote our skilled workforce, recruit new industry and assist existing industries as we make our community the greatest place to live.

The random broken jewelry and the glass beads, really? The small cache of broken watches? You took your time and took them all.

As most people probably know, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is taking the problem of the Zika virus seriously. On its website it has said, “The best way to prevent Zika is to protect yourself from mosquito bites.”

I am writing this letter because so many of you have asked me about Shoes For God’s Children since my father passed away last year. My father was the founder of this mission, but never wanted anyone to know who or where the shoes came from. He was a true believer that if you do something for…

Houston recently passed an ordinance through its city council that has sparked quite a bit of controversy amongst conservative evangelicals. The Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO), a broad-sweeping, left-leaning law trumpeted by the city of Houston and its openly gay mayor, Annise Parker,…

Last night (Aug. 28), representatives of the Butts County Board of Commissioners, Board of Education, Development Authority, Hospital Authority, Water Authority and the cities of Flovilla, Jackson and Jenkinsburg met for their tri-annual meeting of the local governments and authorities. This…

Partners for Smart Growth join the citizens of the City of Jackson and Butts County in expressing our appreciation to Chief Mike Riley for his more than 21 years of outstanding service as chief of police in the City of Jackson. We wish this dedicated public employee the very best as he moves…

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