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Dickens village in a window becoming a Folkston Christmas tradition
The 75 ceramic buildings, 200 trees, 150 people and a train outgrew the former display area in the office of Giddens' wife, Elaine, so they moved it last year to a bigger and more visible spot, the big window at Whistlin' Dixie, a restaurant and gift shop on Main Street in Folkston.
Folkston woman dies in Monday night crash
A Folkston woman was killed Monday night when her vehicle crashed on U.S. 1 six miles north of the city, the Georgia State Patrol said.
Hip hop artists join UN gay rights campaign
First Alert Weather Alert: Tornado Watch expires at 10:00 PM on 11/26, issued at 2:59 PM Brooker, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Tornado Watch expires at 10:00 PM on 11/26, issued at 2:59 PM Folkston, GA UNITED NATIONS - U.S. hip hop artists Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have joined the U.N. Free and Equal Campaign to encourage greater respect for the ... (more)
Obamacare cutbacks blamed for Charlton hospital closing?
Pam Renshaw had just crashed her four-wheeler into a bonfire in rural Folkston, Georgia, and her skin was getting seared in the flames.
Medical providers urge Georgia lawmakers to expand Medicaid
Legislators should reverse the governor's decision and expand Medicaid after all, according to a dozen representatives of hospitals, nursing homes and physician groups testifying on Monday.
More Rural Hospitals At Risk Of Shutting Down
As many as 15 rural hospitals in Georgia could close in the coming months, according to an industry spokesman.
Hospital closings devastate rural counties in Georgia
Georgia has seen three rural hospitals close this year: Charlton Memorial Hospital in Folkston; Stewart-Webster Hospital in Richland; and Calhoun Memorial in Arlington.
Windy and chilly then a freeze
Very windy and chilly today so bundle up and hold on to your hat. The good news is we warm up Thursday but some of us may see a freeze before that happens.
Losing A Hospital Worsens A Bad Economy
Stewart Webster Hospital closed earlier this year, one of three rural hospitals to close in Georgia.