Wednesday Sep 10
Backyard orchards Learn how to plant and maintain fruit trees....
A workshop on establishing a backyard orchard will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 8 from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on the University of Georgia campus in Griffin. Hosted by the UGA Horticulture Department, the class will cover the basic steps of starting an orchard.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Missing Griffin children found, father turns himself in
Griffin Police say a man and his two missing children have been located and the father has turned himself in to authorities. Police say Kenneth Gregg Owens, 37, took his kids from their Griffin home to keep them out of the hands of DFACS workers.
Dooley dominates Late Model feature at Senoia Raceway
Seventeen-year-old Matt Dooley removed the monkey from his back this past Saturday night at Senoia Raceway in Senoia, GA, as he led flag to flag to claim his first ever Jodeco Auto Sales Late Model victory. Dooley held off all challenges from Austin Horton of Grantville to claim the win.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
IPM Workshop Small scale growers will learn to ID insects, use...
Wasp eggs travel on a hornworm that has been parasitized by the wasp and is now used as a host for the wasp's eggs. This is an example of a beneficial insect, the wasp, being used to control a tomato pest in a vegetable garden.
Controlling Fire Ants Treating fire ants now will reduce their...
University of Georgia experts say using two steps to treat fire ant mounds this fall will cut down their numbers in the spring. Image credit: Sharon Dowdy.
Levi's Call Issued For Abducted Griffin Child
Griffin police are looking for a child they believe was abducted late last month and have issued a Levi's Call to bring further attention to the situation. According to the released information , 11-year-old Kenneth Luke Owens was last seen at 1225 West Broad Street in Griffin at 8 a.m. on Aug. 28. He is described as a white male weighing 75 lbs.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
This the 21st day of August, 2014. /s/Danita Taylor, Personal Representative, 103 Pecan Point, Griffin, Ga.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Workforce development office to remain in Griffin
The Three Rivers Regional Council voted unanimously Thursday to keep the regional, commission's workforce development office in Spalding County.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Road Work Respite On Tap For Metro Motorists
The Georgia Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures throughout Metro Atlanta and across the state this weekend to aid in the celebration of the figurative end of summer - the Labor Day Holiday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
'Utopia' cast: A pregnant woman, a polyamorist, a 'Hillbilly MacGyver' and more
FOX has revealed the 15 pioneers embarking on the experience of a lifetime for its upcoming reality show "Utopia," which puts these cast members into a brave new world for an entire year with little contact with the outside world, charged with creating a new society.