September 2, 2009 RSS feed / Other News

Blakely Senior Center

310 Meadowbrook Drive

Daily Events Sept. 7 — Rhythm band practice - 10:30-11:30. Lunch: Hamburger steak with gravy, broccoli, cream potatoes, wheat roll, chilled fruit. Sept. 8 — Physical fitness - 10:15 a.m. - 11 a.m. Wii Games - 11 a.m. More...

Display American flags in remembrance of Sept. 11

American flags should be displayed outside every home, office and store Friday, Sept. 11 — the eighth anniversary of one of our country's worst tragedies. More...

Caution key for seniors returning to exercise

Despite reports of a nationwide obesity epidemic, much of the country has made exercise an important part of their daily routines. More...

Roots, shoots and trees on 'Gardening in Georgia'

Gardeners often get dirt under their fingernails. On "Gardening in Georgia with Walter Reeves" Sept. 5, Reeves gets mud up to his armpits, tames bamboo and grows mimosas. More...

Boating laws will be strictly enforced

Wildlife Resources Division conservation rangers will be strictly enforcing all boating laws in an effort to keep everyone safe on Georgia's waterways this Labor Day weekend. More...

DOT seeks public comment on state transportation plan

The Georgia Department of Transportation is inviting the public to an open house to discuss the Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan — a four-year program that specifies federally funded transportation projects for non-urban communities More...

Emphysema: A condition to take seriously

Emphysema is one factor of the broaderspectrum Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease label, better known as COPD. Emphysema is a condition of limited air flow. More...