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Christian Book Club Starts in Various Counties

For anyone interested, and you live in Bleckley County, Dodge County, Pulaski County, Twiggs - the book club meets Saturday, September 10 from 10:30 until noon.

Books to be discussed will be fiction and the club is being sponsored by the Internet Cafe. We will be meeting the second Saturday of every month at different locations

This is for men and women.

Books to be discussed will be fiction and the club is being sponsored by the Internet Cafe.

Meetings take place the second Saturday of every month at different locations, but this Saturday will be the initial meeting.

The first book will be chosen at the first meeting.

Books will not cost members more than $7 and must be paid for when ordering.

Call (478)230-9035 or (478)934-2994 for more information or e-mail rlhg4@bellsouth.net

Tell Us: Where is the Best Italian Food?

 

We want to know where you think the Best Italian Food is Where You Live.

Tell us by commenting on this post.

If you have photos of you and your friends or family at a local Italian restaurant, we want to see them.

GCSU Graduate to Play in Hooters' Tour

Georgia College and State University graduate Joe Young is set to play in the Hooters' tour in Hawkinsville this weekend.

Check back with 13WMAZ as Suzanne Lawler will have more on this story.

Eat Out, Benefit Dodge Communities in Schools

Eat Out, Benefit Dodge Communities in Schools

Dine Out For Kids is an annual fundraiser that benefits ongoing programs with Dodge Connection CIS. Please dine out in Eastman on Thursday, August 18 at one of the partcipating restaurants (more may sign-up):  Domino's, Huddle House, Michael's Deli, Pricilla's, Side Track Cafe, Sonic, & Subway.

Georgia's June Unemployment Rates by County

Georgia's June Unemployment Rates by County

Bleckley: 14.9%

Dodge: 12.5%

Pulaski: 9.8%

 

The lowest area rate, at 8.0 percent, was recorded in Warner Robins, while the highest, at 12.8 percent, was in the Heart of Georgia-Altamaha area near Dublin. 

Georgia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 9.9 percent in June, up one-tenth of a percentage point from a revised 9.8 percent in May. The state’s jobless rate was 10 percent in June a year ago.

June marked the 47th consecutive month Georgia has exceeded the national unemployment rate, which is currently 9.2 percent, up from 9.1 percent in May. 

 

10 Tips To Help Parents & Teens on Facebook

10 Tips To Help Parents &  Teens on Facebook

Until last year, I had thought facebook was a tool for just teenagers and young adults.  They grew up with technology that we (40’s-ish) cannot comprehend.  Before I got the “aha” about Facebook, I thought that it was for people who wanted to vent about their day.  To our teens it’s so much more than that- It’s about identity (their own and everyone else’s).  Their Facebook page is an extension of their personalities, with games, pictures (and lots of them), status, friends, a place to vent, likes and dislikes. 

 What we (40’s-ish) do not understand is how to protect them.  They have so much information out there on the net that it could come back to haunt them one day.  So I began to look into this and this is what I found:

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