Sunday, May 19 2013 10:19 AM EDT2013-05-19 14:19:32 GMT
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana. Deputies responded to a complaint at Jose Sanchez's house on Highway 129 North Friday. AuthoritiesMore >>
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana.
Saturday, May 18 2013 11:42 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:42:03 GMT
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff. It was the first annual pigs in the park event, put on by the Georgia Narcotics Officer'sMore >>
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:47 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:47:12 GMT
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks. Police say they responded to the Dollar General on West Jackson Street around 9:15pm Friday. EmployeesMore >>
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks.
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:59 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:59:02 GMT
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. Authorities say it happened around 11pm Friday near the 3900 block of Radium Springs Road. PoliceMore >>
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:58:50 GMT
It's graduation time for high schools in Dougherty County and students are ready to embark on their next journey. 230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High SchoolMore >>
230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High School this Saturday morning.More >>
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SOURCE Canadian Heritage
GATINEAU, QC, March 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable James Moore, Minister
of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, today announced the
appointment of Richard J. Gwyn to the Board of Trustees of the Canadian
Museum of Civilization-soon to become the Canadian Museum of
History-for a term of four years.
"I am delighted that Mr. Gwyn, a renowned historian both in Canada and
abroad, has accepted the invitation to join the Board of Trustees,"
said Minister Moore. "His expertise, along with his experience in the
public affairs and communications fields, will be of great benefit to
the Board of the newly created Canadian Museum of History."
Mr. Gwyn-a historian, writer, and one of Canada's best-known and most
highly-regarded political columnists-spent 30 years working for the Toronto Star. The author of seven best-selling books, including an award-winning
biography of Sir John A. Macdonald, Mr. Gwyn is also the recipient of a
number of awards, including two National Newspaper Awards, a National
Magazine Award, and five citations for merit. In 2002, he was named an
Officer of the Order of Canada. Mr. Gwyn was born in England and
immigrated to Canada in 1954.
The Canadian Museum of Civilization Corporation operates the Canadian
Museum of Civilization, the Canadian War Museum, and the Virtual Museum
of New France. Their principal role is to preserve and promote the
heritage of Canada for present and future generations, thereby
contributing to the enhancement of Canadian identity. For more
information, visit the Corporation's website at www.civilization.ca.