By Melissa Cummings, Communications/Outreach
The Canada goose is an adaptable bird that can live in a variety of locations, including open farmland and rural reservoirs to suburban neighborhood ponds, office complexes, parks and other developed areas.
[Note the Solstice moment has been moved up to 6:25 a.m. Saturday, earlier than previously listed times.]
At the first event Saturday, the Summer Solstice moment at 6:25 a.m., the sun will rise to the sound of music…a singular flute and the sound of drums. It’s that magic moment for reflection and serenity.
County fire and EMS services are in the beginning stages of a major restructuring process, with the two agencies set to consolidate in the coming months.
A man from Pickens County is celebrating a big win from the Georgia Lottery. Dennis Noland of Talking Rock won a $1 million top prize playing the instant game $10 Million Cash Spectacular.
Progress columnist Alan Gibson received first place in the Ga. Press Association’s 2013 humorous column category for the division that includes the largest weekly newspapers.