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Tuesday, 27 October 2020 12:30

National Black Cat Day!

It’s National Black Cat Day on October 27th! Black cats need a little positive PR as their reputation as an omen of bad luck is well-known (and unearned, frankly). In the lead-up to Halloween, National Black Cat Day provides the chance for feline fans to show off their love for the oft-maligned, but always iconic animal.

Saturday, 03 October 2020 12:22

Taste of the Fair

While this year's Cumming Country Fair & Festival had to be cancelled due to continued COVID-19 concerns coupled with the event's vast magnitude, City leaders still wanted the community to be able to enjoy one facet of the fair: the FOOD! Thus, Taste of the Fair!!!

Tuesday, 22 September 2020 11:27

Georgia Liquor Barn

Effective October 1, Georgia Liquor Barn (GLB) in Cumming, Ga. is slated to lose there liquor license for 29 days..  District 1 Commissioner Molly Cooper pushed and took a hard stand on this harsh punishment for GLB.  This means that this local business will be closed for the month of October essentially.  Other Businesses with similar infractions have been issued a mere citation and/or fine, they have not been ordered to shut their doors and lose an entire month of revenue.
Saturday, 12 September 2020 11:10

Evangelicals for Trump at Reid Barm

"Praise,Prayer and Patriotism" hosted by Evangelicals for Trump will be Tuesday September 15th at the Reid Barn.  Reid Barn is located at 684 Majors Rd.
Monday, 07 September 2020 11:05

The History of Labor Day

Labor Day: What it Means

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.

Wednesday, 02 September 2020 17:58

Labor Day Weekend and Mask Featured


Experts are claiming that Memorial Day celebrations — and the absence of masks and social distancing — contributed to the recent spike in coronavirus numbers.

From the National Association of Realtors the Top 10 “Work from Home” counties are:
  • #1 – Forsyth County, Georgia
  • #2 – Douglas County, Colorado
  • #3 – Los Alamos County, New Mexico
  • #4 – Collin County, Texas
  • #5 – Loudon CountyVirginia
  • #6 – Hamilton County, Indiana
  • #7 – Williamson County, Tennessee
  • #8 – Delaware County, Ohio
  • #9 – Broomfield County, Colorado
  • #10 – Dallas County, Iowa
Wednesday, 02 September 2020 13:48

AJC's Peachtree Road Race goes Virtual Featured

For the first time ever this year’s AJC Peachtree Road Race is going virtual.  Registration for the race is now open. Runners have now through Nov. 1 to register.

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