June 22, 2017 RSS feed / News

Flying Bricks Community Band Independence Day Concert is July 2

The Arts Council of Thomasville will present its eighth annual Independence Day Concert, “The British Are Coming”, on Sunday, July 2nd at 3:00 pm in the Bedsole Theatre at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

White Smith Memorial Library recognized as one of the state’s best

The White Smith Memorial Library is offering a place for its visitors to get some cool summer reads. More...

Moments in Time

* On June 24, 1901, the first major exhibition of 75 of Pablo Picasso’s works of art opens in Paris. Picasso’s life work comprises more than 50,000 paintings, drawings, engravings, sculptures and ceramics produced over 80 years. More...

Simulator offers firefighters realistic road training

The dedication of Jackson Fire Department volunteers was reaffirmed Monday afternoon when several gathered at the downtown station to receive training.  After battling a blaze from 11 p.m. Sunday to about 6 a.m. More...

News briefs

Historical society meeting The Sunday, June 25, meeting of the Clarke County Historical will feature Mike Jernigan talking about his new book, “Auburn Man: The life and Times of George Petrie.” More...

Strange But True

* There is a patron saint for everything, it seems. You’ve probably never heard of Saint Drogo of Sebourg, but this 12th-century Flemish noble became the patron saint of those whom others find unattractive. More...