Battle of Atlanta reenactment facing uncertain future
by Bill Baldowski
September 30, 2014 03:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The hills on the Nash Farm Battlefield in Hampton were covered by seemingly endless lines of soldier’s tents while the sound of modern automobile traffic along a portion of Jonesboro Road was muffled by vintage musket and rifle fire. These were the sights and sounds which greeted visitors to the area recently during a re-creation of the most decisive military engagement of the Civil War following the Battle of Gettysburg – the Battle of Atlanta, which occurred July 22, 1864 and led ...
Official: Georgia’s jobless rate ‘questionable’
Last month, Georgia outdid the nation in its jobless rate – 8.1 percent, up from 7.7 percent in July. On Sept. 19, the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics issued a report saying, fo...
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Feds to pick up airport design tab, county to beef up reserves
Progress for Phase II of expansions at the Henry County Airport, technology upgrades for county job seekers and balancing the 2014-15 fiscal year budget were action items at the Henry County Board ...
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Column: Grow your joy
Q: I have made a conscious decision to follow your lead and look for and find the joy in my life, no matter how small. Unfortunately, I am usually quite reserved and less than spontaneous. What sug...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?