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Fort Valley Riders to Compete in Georgia National Rodeo

Fort Valley Riders to Compete in Georgia National Rodeo

The Georgia National Rodeo returns to the Perry National Fairgrounds and Agricenter Thursday through Saturday.

Watch Georgians compete in bareback riding, barrel racing, bull riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, team roping and tie down roping.

Cowboys and cowgirls will hail from Aragon, Waycross, Greenville, Folkston, Norman Park, Tifton, Summerville, Claxton, Fort Valley, Lafayette, Dalton, Rome, Resaca, Ranger, Boston, and Lawrenceville.

You can purchase tickets online, at the box office or by calling 478-987-3247.

Roberta Concert to Benefit Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

Roberta Concert to Benefit Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

A concert featuring New Grace and The Whisnants  benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.

That's set for March 2 at 6 p.m. in the Board of Education Auditorium in Roberta.

Call 478-935-8163 for information.

Easter Egg Hunt Planning Underway

Easter Egg Hunt Planning Underway

 

Mark your Calandars for the 2013  Byron Community Easter Egg Hunt. The Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday March 30th at 11:00am when the fire engine blows its horn in Jailhouse Park, located in Downtown Byron adjacent to the Train Depot. There will be areas roped off for children up to 6 years old and also for children age 7-12. Be sure to check back in the March issue for a list of all the great  things we will be offering the kids during this event.If you have any questions please contact Tiffany at 478-956-2409

This Weekend at Silver Dollar Raceway

This Weekend at Silver Dollar Raceway

February 23, 2013 At Silver Dollar Raceway in Reynolds, Georgia.

Gates open at 12:00 Track Time Starts at 1:00

Spectator/Crew $10 Drivers $20 Random Pairing & 1st Round Buy Backs $10

2 Classes only: 8-12 Class & 13-17 Class

Each class pays:

Winner- Big check, trophy $1000.00 cash

Runner Up- $200.00 cash

Semi- $50.00 cash

All Juniors Welcome

Central Georgians Jump on "Harlem Shake" Train

Georgia College students jumped on the Youtube viral sensation with their own "Harlem Shake."

First Presbyterian in Macon does the "Harlem Shake" on Valentine's Day.

 

by Carly Mallenbaum, USA TODAY STORY

Dance craze has roots in the '80s More than 4,000 'Harlem Shake' videos a day are posted on YouTube.

The song that spurred the craze is No. 10 on iTunes Gangnam Style is so last year: 2013's new dance craze is the Harlem Shake.

Georgia's Longest Yard Sale Returns in March

Georgia's Longest Yard Sale Returns in March
Middle Georgia Events: Peaches to the Beaches Yard Sale, March 8-9, 2013

Taylor County Kiwanis Club Chili Cook-Off

Taylor County Kiwanis Club Chili Cook-Off

A new event takes hold in Taylor County.

It'll be the 2013 First Annual Chili Cook-Off, sponsored by the Taylor County Kiwanis Club

on Saturday, February 16th from 5-6 p.m. at the new Montessori Schoolhouse in Reynolds.

There is a $200.00 prize for first place. If you would like to register please call 706-593-2728 or email: taycochilicook@gmail.com 

All proceeds will go to Kiwanis club sponsored charities and scholarships.