About 30 military families got a much-welcomed surprise Friday at the Exchange on Fort Benning, which is the military’s department store. Families thought they were going to the Exchange to find out which one of their names would be drawn to have their layaway paid off.
Sheriff James Woodruff received an allegation that a female contract nurse at the Troup County Jail was having an improper relationship with an inmate inside the jail facility. This incident was received on Monday, Dec. 16.
As part of the annual Peanut Festival, organizers took a group on a trolley ride through town to see some special historical sites. The trolley ride even got a sneak peek at former U.S. president Jimmy Carter’s personal home.