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A moving wall: Traveling Vietnam wall in Dublin through Sunday

A moving wall: Traveling Vietnam wall in Dublin through Sunday

The names are all different, but their mission was the same.

Krispy Kreme featuring Southern doughnuts

Krispy Kreme featuring Southern doughnuts

(WXIA) -- Krispy Kreme has rolled out two new doughnuts inspired by popular Southern dishes.

The Southen Summer Classics offerings will be available through Sunday, Aug. 31 at participating locations. They include:

Banana Pudding
A moist shell doughnut filled with banana Kreme filling, topped with a yellow icing that hints of the flavors inside and a vanilla wafer topping

Georgia Writers Museum hosts Amateur Writing Contest

Georgia Writers Museum hosts Amateur Writing Contest

The Georgia Writers Museum is accepting written work for their Creative Writing Contest.

Deadline to enter is August 15.

Full details:

Peanut crop management important next four to six weeks

Peanut crop management important next four to six weeks

The next four to six weeks could prove critical in how much your crop yields.

"Peanuts should be blooming and most should have begun pegging," according to the Dooly County UGA extension blog.

Read Jay Porter's full blog on peanut crop water requirement and insects.

Feral pigs attribute to $1M in Dooly Co. crop loss

Feral pigs attribute to $1M in Dooly Co. crop loss

University of Georgia Extension's Jay Porter in Dooly County estimates that feral hogs cost farmers $1 million a year in crop loss.

A 2011 survey showed that feral hogs cost the state $84 million in agricultural loss in 41 counties across southwest Georgia, according to a Dooly County UGA extension blog post.

 

Read the full Dooly County UGA extension blog.

CGTC Board of Directors Chair elected

CGTC Board of Directors Chair elected

Houston County retired superintendent was also elected to the vice chair position for 2014-2015.

Twiggs County resident and retired educator, Sarah Hawthorne, was named as the chair of CGTC's Board of Directors.

According to a release, she also served as the vice chair of the Board in the past year, when CGTC and MGTC merged.

She'll serve a one-year term.

CGTC's board of directors is comprised of a group of business leaders from the eleven counties CGTC serves in Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Dooly, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach, Pulaski, Putnam and Twiggs counties.

 

Sports moms impact Central Georgia

Sports moms impact Central Georgia