At the Christmas 2011 meeting of the Suburban Woman's Club of Augusta Doris Blalock was presented a GFWC Gold Pin to honor her as a 50-Year Member of GFWC. Doris started as a member of Augusta Junior Woman's Club and then joined the Metropolitan Woman's Club of Augusta before becoming a charter member of the Suburban Woman's Club of Augusta. During her 50 years of service, she has been second vice president, first vice president and president in these clubs. She has also held various offices at the state level in Georgia including director of Junior Clubs, 10th district president, state recording secretary and parliamentarian.
Nathan Krupa, the Golden Harvest Food Bank's grant writer; Mike Firmin, the Golden Harvest Food Bank's executive director; and Walt Hammac, Food Lion's store manager at store 1596, hold a check for $5,000 that was presented to Golden Harvest from Food Lion's Community Outreach Sponsorship Program.