October 2, 2014 RSS feed / News

DDS commissioner announes new pre-apply online service

Georgia Department of Driver Services ( DDS) Commissioner Rob Mikell recently announced a new online customer service tool designed to improve licensing efficiency and ultimately reduce customer wait times. More...

Students test effectiveness of natural pest repellants

Grits sprinkled over fire ant mounds, plastic bags filled with water to repel flies and high-frequency sound waves to chase away rats and mice—these are just a few nonchemical methods rumored to work as pest repellents.  More...

Foundation offers ten free trees to new memberes

The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering 10 free autumn classics trees when you join the organization in October.  The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for America campaign, a program More...

Kemp reminds Georgians of voter registration deadline

Secretary of State Brian Kemp wants to remind Georgians they must be registered to vote by October 6th in order to participate in the November 4th General Election. This leaves less than one full week before the deadline.  More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta, GA 30334, www.agr.georgia. gov. More...

Women connecting with women conference to be held November 8

The women of McCormick, Lincoln, and Greenwood counties are cordially invited to view a powerful, nation-wide simulcast entitled, “Dare to Be.” The focus of the simulcast is to encourage women to go beyond their comfort zone and become al More...

Activities planned at the MACK

The following is what is going on at the McCormick Arts Council at the Keturah (MACK) for the next several weeks. To sign up for a class or reserve your ticket/seat for an event, call the MACK at 864-852-3216.  UPCOMING EVENTS  More...