When Mack Taylor takes the District 3 seat at the Dec. 16 commission meeting, one of his first decisions will be whether to approve the first increase of Columbia County's Stormwater Utility fee in its 14-year history.
Years ago, when our military family arrived in Germany, one of the children in our new neighborhood lost no time telling us what he thought about Germany - and Germans.
"These people are so mixed up," he said.
Christmas trees are grown throughout the United States and Canada in a wide variety of species. It takes five to twelve years to grow a Christmas tree. For each tree harvested, two or three seedlings will be planted for Christmases in the future.
REGGIE REID: (senior, Harlem) 6-0 Guard; No. 10 Prospect in Georgia for Class of 2015 Reid is coming off his best game of the season after pouring in 35 points in a 79-69 win over Lakeside. He also hauled in 13 rebounds and dished out 7 assists.
A year ago, Columbia County officials believed construction of a skateboard park and BMX track would take just 120 days to complete. The project lasted far longer than expected, but officials say a ribbon cutting is only weeks away.