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on : Friday, 21 Nov, 2014
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Farm Stays at The Rock Ranch

            Where can you go on a mini vacation!  The answer is the Rock Ranch! Southern hospitality is alive and well in the small town of The Rock, Georgia. Escape to country charm and rural elegance in one of the Farm Stays on The Rock Ranch. The Rock Ranch is a 1500 acre ranch which was owned by Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy. Each of the Farm Stays are newly remodeled and professionally decorated to “Southern Living” quality. A stay in one of these locations offers access to walk, hike, bike ride and enjoy a relaxing retreat in
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‘Full Ride’ Scholarship Program

        The Tom Joyner Foundation® announced the ‘Full Ride’ scholarship program that will cover all the expenses of one student planning to attend a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) in the fall of 2015. “The cost of a college education isn’t getting any cheaper,” said Tom Joyner, chairman of his Foundation and host of the top-ranked nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning show. “So, I want to help a graduating high school senior with a chance to attend a black college to pursue their dreams.” Past Full Ride Scholars have impressive backgrounds, including last year’s winner, Titus Zeigler,
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CONGRESSMAN BISHOP ANNOUNCES $837,119 IN HOUSING VOUCHERS TO COLUMBUS HOUSING AUTHORITY

Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) is proud to announce that the Columbus Housing Authority will receive $837,119 in housing voucher grants from the U.S.
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New Fort Benning Hospital Opens for Business

        Ft. Benning, GA– Hundreds gathered for the ribbon-cutting ceremony held Nov. 7 in the atrium of the newly-constructed Martin Army Community Hospital at Fort Benning,
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Councilman Barnes Entertains Vets With Free Concert!

Columbus, GA-- Councilman Jerry “Pops” Barnes Free 2nd Annual Veterans Appreciation Concert took place on Sunday, Nov. 16th at 6:00 p.m. at the Columbus Civic Center. Some of
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Anniversary Show Brings Star Studded Local Gala

Excitement Builds For Anniversary Gala By Carol Gertjegerdes
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on : Saturday, 15 Nov, 2014
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Another Year! Another Anniversary!

By Carol Gertjegerdes Editor’s Note: I want to share with you some of the historic events I witnessed first hand as the oldest child of the

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Grammy-Award Winning Smokie Norful Columbus Bound!

  Pastor Smokie Norful Smokie Norful catapulted on top of the gospel music scene over a decade ago, since then the Grammy® award-winning recording artist has accomplished one feat