Navigating through the process of applying for federal assistance and benefits can be a bit tricky, which is why the Jackson County government is looking to establish a Veteran's Information and Referral Office.
Summertime isn't quite here yet, but the water jets and the winding slides of the Frances Meadows Aquatic and Community Center's Splash Zone signaled Saturday that swimming time has arrived for area kids.
Hall County officials are now moving unilaterally on a proposal to scrap the Civil Service Board after the proposal stalled in the state legislature. The board hears and decides disciplinary appeals brought by terminated or demoted employees.
The cost of the proposed Glades Reservoir in North Hall has already exceeded $15 million, and taxpayers will likely soon pump more money into the project on consulting fees and additional environmental studies.