Candler County Board of Education has received formal approval of its application to be a charter system.
Over $13,000 was raised locally to fight against cancer as of Friday night’s Relay for Life event. Because of the threat of weather, the Relay was relocated to the Jack Strickland Building.
The Savannah area, comprised of 20 counties, including Candler County, has been chosen as one of two test sites nationwide to take part in a 2015 Census Test.
Concerns shared at the City Council meeting on April 13 opened a whole new round of discussions regarding shared services and has led city and county officials to revisit their service delivery strategies three years earlier than the required 2018.
Parents, grandparents, families and friends ... It’s time to salute YOUR 2015 graduate!
One lucky Swainsboro truck driver is hitting the highway with a heavy load from the Georgia Lottery. Brian Brown, 36, played the 50X The Money instant ticket, winning a $1 million top prize.
The annual Relay for Life ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. tonight, but at a different location: the JACK STRICKLAND BUILDING of Metter-Candler Recreation Department.
All eyes were on the skies Monday morning as a rarely seen cloud formation moved through Metter. Known as undulatus aperatus, the cloud formation is recognized for its “roughened or agitated wave” pattern. Typically, they look dark and forboding but usually dissipate without a storm forming. The formations are most often seen in the Plains states following thunderstorm activity, but made a rare appearance in Georgia Monday.
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