December 18, 2006
Lake Blackshear-- If you're enjoying a day at Lake Blackshear, you'll soon have a new place eat. Monday afternoon, the state broke ground on a new casual dining restaurant next to the new marina at Veterans Memorial State Park.
The 6000 square foot facility will be called the Marina Grill. "We think it's gonna be a fun environment, a great family environment. We're looking to have some significant maybe robust live entertainment here. We think it's gonna be a great place and we hope the community will come out and enjoy it," said Bob Newsome, the Assistant to the Commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources.
If construction goes as scheduled, the facility will be ready for business next Memorial Day.
Lee County Fire Chief David Forrester said there were two people in the home, and they saw one person in the front yard. Two people in the home were transported to Phoebe Putney.More >>
Dedication of Georgia Southwestern State University's "Presidential Plaza" is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. at the Wheatley Administration Building Lawn, on the Georgia Southwestern State campus in Americus. This new area on campus serves as the centerpiece to the University's signature entrance. The west or front side of the plaza features a set of planted hedges that spell "GSW." The east or plaza side includes a mounted hand signature in cement from Pre...More >>
The 21st annual Plains Peanut Festival kicks off Saturday. There will be dozens of arts and crafts vendors and the Main Street parade.More >>
Georgia Southwestern is honoring President Carter today, FEMA’s visit to Albany has been delayed, and more.More >>