A new fire station will help firefighters keep Laurens County residents even safer. For one former county commissioner, it's also about remembering someone special. Anew set of doors is opening in Laurens County.
A professional basketball team thinks Middle Georgia would be a great place to play. The Middle Georgia Pits are trying out players right now. "It's going to bring so much excitement to the youth," said Middle Georgia Pits President Tashina Spaulding.
Three years ago, Bernida Hawkins, was forced to leave her damaged home."It needed so much work on it and I didn't have the money or the resources at that time," Hawkins said.Hawkins eventually became homeless.
"It was a beautiful day," said Kendall Newman, who was in Hawaii when the Pearl Harbor attack happened. "The neighbor came over and said we were being attacked." December 7th, 1941 - America's spacious skies filled with Japanese planes. "But she didn't know whether they were Germans or Japanese," said Newman.