Lynn Robinson Camp can still remember what that bridge looked like.
Last weekend, about 100 volunteers holed up in the Hudgens Center for the Arts in Duluth to stitch together superhero capes and tutus.
As the United Way of Walton County kicked off another fundraising campaign with its annual presentation to the Walton County Chamber of Commerce Wednesday at the Monroe Golf & Country Club, one after another, each speaker reiterated the reason why they were there, pushing for aid in fund…
“If you are not the Leland S. Cox the third that was in platoon 1049, PISC, USMC in Sep-Nov 1967, then please throw this letter away and don’t give it another thought,” wrote Joe Bolin, of Moultrie, in a letter to Walton County lawyer L. Stanford Cox III in August of last year.
In the past 10 or so years, America has seen a boom of craft breweries. It started on the West Coast, in places like Portland and Denver, in the 1990s, but more recently has spread nationwide.
It’s still just a skeleton, all metal beams and plywood and muddy concrete floors. But later this year, the W.H. Stanton Memorial Library in Social Circle will have finished its expansion and renovation.
Today, the NFL combine is a big deal. Prospects get dressed up in tights, wear labels with numbers and test their 40-yard dash, vertical leap, bench press and other athletic measures on national television.
Margaret Atha Cooper celebrated her century of life at its focus: Gratis, Georgia, Center Hill Baptist Church. Vibrant, cheerful, appreciative, Margaret greeted family and well-wishers as they remembered her contributions, August 29, 1918. Although her life began at the ending of WWI when a …
After the first event was canceled due to a power outage following a storm, Hope Monroe will be having their second annual Housing Expo on Oct. 6 at the Community City at 602 East Church Street in Monroe. The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. and is free for all attendees.
When Dr. Denny Malcom looks around downtown Social Circle today, he doesn’t see many of the same businesses that were around when he first opened his dentist’s office at 133 South Cherokee Road.
The Silver Queen teal taco truck has become a staple at local events in the past year, but plans to serve chef Wes Kent’s tortilla- enclosed goodness in a more permanent location took a step forward in last Tuesday’s council meeting.
After a year off from citywide celebrations for July 4th, festivities returned to Monroe with a bang this week. Well over 2,000 people attended the Bicentennial Freedom Celebration, hosted at the Athens Tech campus, and put on by the City of Monroe.
J.T. Witcher gave his first sermon at Double Springs Baptist Church when he was 15. He wore khaki pants and a blue shirt, which he forgot to tuck in before stepping to the pulpit.
Walton County’s 200th birthday celebration rumbles on with the Interfaith Jubilee, which will be held on Sunday, June 3 at 4 p.m. at the Historic Courthouse in Monroe.
- Loganville to issue stay-at-home order
- Police break up large crowd in Monroe
- 2 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Walton County
- Newton probate judge confirms COVID-19 case
- Piedmont Walton treating 5 for COVID-19
- Martinez signs county's first stay-home order
- COVID-19 cases climb statewide, but fall in Walton
- Kemp not ordering mandatory curfew, business closures in Georgia
- First Walton resident confirmed to have COVID-19
- Monroe mayor bans gatherings of 10 or more
- State offers delays on income tax, vehicle registration
- WCSD addresses extended school closures
- SCCS issues response to school closure
- Abuse cases on rise during shutdown
- Statewide shelter-in-place order coming
- Kemp says schools closed remainder of year
- Sheriff suspends jail visitation
- Amber Alert issued after Macon homicides