Category Archives: Local News


Whitewater Express hiring for 2015 season

More job opportunities are coming to our area as the 2015 rafting season begins. Whitewater Express is looking to hire 100 employees, and the jobs needed to be filled include raft and zip line guides, as well


BBB West Georgia, East Alabama hosts annual Torch awards

The Better Business Bureau of West Georgia and East Alabama gathered on Monday for its annual meeting and Torch awards.The luncheon honored businesses for their outstanding community commitment and trust.The keynote speaker for Monday’s luncheon was John


GA reports first measles case since 2012

The Georgia Department of Health has confirmed the state’s first case of measles. The infant, who traveled to Georgia from outside the U.S., is being treated at Egleston at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, and the hospital is