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Tuesday September 19th, 2017 - 2:10 pm

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Tuesday September 19th, 2017 - 10:00 am

Let's try this again we had to change our flyer dates below for Public Safety Day on Tuesday October 3 from 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. We want our citizens to come out and meet our local Public Safety officers. We will have police cars, fire trucks, ambulances, and many other things for kids and adults to see and do. We would like to thank Target for helping us host this event. We look forward to seeing everyone for a fun night. ... See MoreSee Less

Lets try this again we had to change our flyer dates below for Public Safety Day on Tuesday October 3 from 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. We want our citizens to come out and meet our local Public Safety officers.  We will have police cars, fire trucks, ambulances, and many other things for kids and adults to see and do.  We would like to thank Target for helping us host this event.  We look forward to seeing everyone for a fun night.

Friday September 15th, 2017 - 11:55 am

Hurricane Irma Scam Alert

We were advised by Georgia Power that several customers are being called by scammers identifying themselves as employees of Georgia Power. The scammers are advising the victims two things:

1. You can pay an extra fee too have your power cut on earlier if you are still without power

2. If you have a past bill due or negative balance you have to pay upfront to Georgia Power to have you power cut back on.

Please know this is a SCAM and is NOT how Georgia Power operates in anyway. We appreciate Georgia Power for alerting us and all the power companies and contractors for working around the clock with little rest to get us all back up and running.
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Thursday September 14th, 2017 - 3:50 pm

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Wednesday September 13th, 2017 - 11:05 am

Ok folks the power is still out in many locations here which is causing traffic lights to be out or flashing. Please know for any veteran or new drivers that when the light is out or flashing you treat said intersection as a four way stop. Please be patient and take your turn as if it was a four way.

Please know that power crews are working hard to get us all back on the grid so we can get back to our routines.
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Tuesday September 12th, 2017 - 10:13 am

We want to give huge thanks to Alex Hill and Hill's Ace Hardware for coming out last night to open their store after hours and allow us to purchase more chainsaws to help get the roads cleared. We thank you for your help Hill's Ace Hardware. ... See MoreSee Less

Tuesday September 12th, 2017 - 7:22 am

Now that the storm is somewhat past us especially the strong winds the power companies will be working as quickly and safely as possible to get your power back on. We DO not know when all power will be restored but we do ask that you please DO NOT call 911 to report or ask when your power will be on. Please call your power company for this details.

Our plan is to assist the power companies anyway possible so we can get your power back on. Please note that we cannot assist with trees on private property unless it is an emergency.

Please be patient because all emergency workers and companies are doing the best we can to keep you safe and with power.
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Monday September 11th, 2017 - 6:56 pm

The Courthouse has been closed for business tomorrow. There will be no court proceedings however we hope to be back open for business on Wednesday as usual. ... See MoreSee Less

Monday September 11th, 2017 - 4:25 pm

We should not have to say this but if you come to an intersection and a deputy advises you to go a route other than where you were headed you better do so. We are not going to let you drive under hot power lines for any reason. Get an app that will take you another route. And if you take the chance of going under those hot power lines just know we will not risk our lives to save you because you are ignorant and don't know an alternate route to your destination.

Trust us when we say this is very dangerous and you need to find a place to stay so no one gets hurt
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Monday September 11th, 2017 - 2:54 pm

If you do not have to be on the roads right now please do not drive we are responding to numerous trees and power lines down. ... See MoreSee Less