MILLEDGEVILLE — The Fall Line Farmers Market delivered live music, homemade goodies and fresh produce to the downtown area Friday in front of First Presbyterian Church. Georgia Bob’s employees were on site with barbecue and chicken salad sandwiches while the Georgia Peach Company offered free peach smoothies. Big Mike and the Booty Papas provided live music as patrons visited the market booths. The market was held last week after it was rescheduled earlier this month due to the threat of rain. The Fall Line Farmers Market is held monthly during the downtown First Friday events from 4 to 8 p.m. May through November. For more information call 478-452-9394.
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School uniform drive to help students in need
Students of the Baldwin County public school system are receiving additional help in acquiring the necessary articles of clothing needed for the upcoming academic school year through a local school uniform drive.
Festival paying homage to Great American Main Street
The City of Milledgeville will honor recent recognition as a Great American Main Street City with a Hometown Celebration community festival Aug. 15 sponsored by Milledgeville Main Street and the Downtown Development Authority (DDA).
With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off
Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn that could help determine control of the chamber.
Morning Update, Wednesday, July 23
Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.
Runoff election results
The races for November’s general election ballot took shape Tuesday as voters turned out to decide primary runoff winners.
UPDATE: Child dies in apparent drowning
Law enforcement officials are investigating the Friday evening death of a toddler at a local residence.
Prepaid debit card scam uncovered
Law enforcement officials in Eatonton and Baldwin County have uncovered an organized financial transaction card operation that involved the theft and tampering of prepaid debit cards.
Food Depot nears opening, applications accessible soon
Food Depot's construction schedule is still on par with an early September opening.
McCant arrested for probation violation
A Gordon man ran afoul of the law again.
Sweepstakes scam circulating area
A bogus sweepstakes circulating the area is the latest attempt by scammers to hook locals as prey.
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