"The purpose of education is to expel the darkness and expose the light."
- John Pierce Blanchard
It's unanimous. The person often judged responsible for the highest rated education system in the CSRA is John Pierce Blanchard.
The recent wet weather has led to an increase in the appearance of mushrooms. The Cooperative Extension office has received many calls about the new crops of mushrooms and how to eliminate them from the landscape.
• CSRA Force fastpitch travel ball has tryouts on Saturday. For 16U call coach David Fernendes at (706) 832-2220, for 12U call coach Wayne Wilson at (706) 564-5357 and for 10U coach Dusty Kay call (706) 401-5465.
Megan Sabol and Russell Sabol played the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour's TPC Sawgrass Junior Classic - 2014 with Megan Sabol winning the overall title in the female division while Russell Sabol finished tied for ninth in the male 16-19 category.