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Top 5 Reasons to Visit Dublin This Weekend

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Dublin This Weekend

Get your weekend going with a visit to Dublin!

1.       Go happy as Grammy-award winning musician Jason Crabb brings his Love is Stronger tour to Dublin High School on Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20, and can be purchased by visiting jasoncrabb.com or calling 855-223-1008.

2.Go fish as the Lions Club hosts its annual Oconee River Catfish Tournament as part of Georgia Go Fish program Friday, April 25th beginning at 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 26th at the East Dublin Boat Ramp. Registration is $50 per angler in advance or $7 at the door. For full registration information, please visit http://summerredneckgames.com/images/catfishing.pdf or call Larry Drew at 478-272-6909.

Spring Fling Day 22: Pet Supplies

Spring Fling Day 22: Pet Supplies

Today let’s fling Fido and Fluffy’s stuff.  It’s time to fling those too small collars and bowls, treats that the cat just will not eat and the frayed leashes. If you have supplies from a long gone pet, like an aquarium or a hamster habitat, today is the day to let those go.

 

Now go flinging!  Please come back and tell me how many pet supplies you were able to fling today.

 

City of Dublin blog: Reduce – Reuse – Recycle – Replenish – Restore

City of Dublin blog: Reduce – Reuse – Recycle – Replenish – Restore

Celebrated for a mere 44 years, Earth Day is by some accounts the most celebrated holiday in the world with over a billion people active on the day.  Keep reading to learn how you can do your part.

First proposed at a UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization) Conference in San Francisco by John McConnell as a day to honor the earth and observe peace, what is today’s Earth Day was dreamed of in 1969.  Although McConnell’s event took place on March 21, 1970, the now Earth Day was celebrated as a separate event a month later in April and was billed as an environmental teach-in... Read More

Teen Challenge-Super Thrift welcomed with Ribbon Cutting

Teen Challenge-Super Thrift welcomed with Ribbon Cutting

From the Dublin-Laurens County Chamber of Commerce:

You are cordially invited to a Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate the Grand Opening of
 
Teen Challenge-Super Thrift
David Kincaid, Executive Director
 
706 Central Drive*
East Dublin, GA  31027
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
11 a.m.
 
*Located in the former Dutch Wagon Grocery Store*

Community Sponsors

Independent Associate Cynthia L Cummings

Pet of the Week: Meet Aura

Pet of the Week: Meet Aura

Meet Aura, a collie-labrador retriever mix!

She's available for adoptin and currently staying at Dublin Laurens County Humane Society.

You can call them about Aura and other animals available for adoption at 478-272-5341.

See more details about Aura.

 

Report cards for Georgia schools released

Report cards for Georgia schools released

ATLANTA (AP) - State education officials say Georgia's elementary and middle schools improved overall during the last two years. But high schools on average are struggling to boost their students' performance.

That's according to new data released on Monday. The state is releasing two years of scores for school districts, including an update to previously released 2012 numbers.

The original 2012 numbers were the result of a similar system, rating schools on a scale of 100.

Job openings in Dublin

Job openings in Dublin

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.