Deputy Garner Honored by Franklin BOC with Proclamation

Franklin County Commissioners have approved a resolution honoring the life and service of Franklin County Deputy William “Bill” Garner. Deputy Garner was struck and killed by a motorist Sunday, July 19th while working a wreck on I-85 near Exit 164. Monday evening’s meeting was attended by Garner’s wife and a number of local officials including Sheriff Steve Thomas, EMS Director […]

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2020-2021 Georgia DNR Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide Now Avialable

The 2020-2021 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is now available either online, via the DNR app or in print. The guide provides important information on season dates, bag limits, hunting licenses, wildlife management areas, quota hunts, youth opportunities and much more. And this year there are some changes to the hunting regulations. Among them, all harvested alligators, deer, and […]

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Local Animal Shelters Receive Spay/Neuter Grants From Georgia Ag Dept

Several local animal shelters have received grants from the Georgia Department of Agriculture. Georgia Department of Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black has announced the issuance of $711,000 in grants to assist with spaying and neutering Georgia’s companion animals. Out of 130 applicants, 97 state-licensed animal shelters and animal rescue organizations will be awarded the grants. Those include two groups in […]

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