June 24, 2009 RSS feed / Other News

Meet and greet Bo Porter

Bo Porter, the threeyear old son of Rob and Katey Porter and grandson of Glyndell Thompson Porter, will make his first trip to Blakely this weekend. Bo was born nine weeks premature with his abdominal contents outside his body. More...

Rural Development home loan program save dollars

Want to buy a house, but concerned about mortgages, lenders, interest rates, and terms? Concerned about whether the housing market is still a good investment? More...

Try these sizzling summer diet tips

Backyard barbecues, picnics at the park and, of course, ice cream, decorate the menus people enjoy each summer. As enjoyable as warmweather fare can be, it is important to avoid overeating during the hot months. More...

McNeal home selected Garden of the Month

Just off the First Kolomoki Road down a winding gravel path called Cotton Patch Road lies the home of Russell and Debra McNeal. More...

Vietnam vets meet again after 43 years

After 43 years and eight months, two vietnam veterans had a chance reunion. McArthur Jones of Blakely and Jerry B. Thorton of Durham, N.C., were stationed together in a security union near Saigon in a place called Tent City B. More...