Columbia Middle School students, faculty and administration were stunned Thursday by the news of the sudden death of a popular teacher and coach.
Dennis Carraway, 31, a social studies teacher, died suddenly early Thursday.
Every year in March, I am blessed by a visit from my parents. My mother and father are, what is referred to as, "snow birds" and have left their Daytona Beach winter rental and begun the journey home to Maine.
The national media is fascinated by this campaign and tends to describe it as a freak show staged by a party determined to blow itself up.
A typical headline out of Washington was, "GOP threatens to push self-destruct button in Georgia Senate race.
The Columbia County Youth Fishing Team, just seven months old, received a welcome booster shot when 18-year-old Tyler Matthews won the Georgia Bass Federation Youth Top Six in his age division on West Point Lake on March 15.
For the average golfer, the numbers are similar. The odds of making a hole-in-one are 13,000-to-1, compared to nearly 6 million-to-1 for a double eagle. In an average year there are approximately 40,000 aces, and just a couple of hundred double eagles.
8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, Minnick Park, 1850 Kissingbower Road; breakfast, lunch and dinner served for all first responders - police, firefighters, 911 operators, EMTs, marshals, Richmond County Board of Education public safety officers, military police, state troopers, off duty law enforcement officers and rescue workers, retired military, disabled veterans, Georgia Power workers from February's ice storm.