Well, it's September and all God's people said? Amen. I fully realize that the hot weather isn't over but September does bring the hope of autumn. And by this time of the year, I think it goes without saying that we are hoping and dreaming of fall.
The needle on my barometer was slowly turning counterclockwise as Tropical Storm Erika approached the U.S. Southeast. It indicated that the air pressure was dropping while the center of the storm was getting closer.
Hall County's economy is tied directly to agriculture. Whether the agriculture is cattle, poultry, forage production, forestry, peaches, apples or other small fruits, the economy is directly affected by the success of local farmers.