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HOUSTON COUNTY, GA – Seven Houston County schools won 2016 Governor’s Shape Honor Roll awards.  C.B. Watson Primary, Hilltop Elementary, Lake Joy Elementary, Matt Arthur Elementary, Pearl Stephens Elementary and Russell Elementary were six of the state’s 125 Platinum award winners.  Mossy Creek Middle was one of 62 schools that qualified for Silver recognition. Honor…
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On Wednesday, August 31st Mayor Randy Toms, City of Warner Robins presented Middle Georgia Military Affairs Committee Chair Gary Garrard with a $25,000 check in support of the Thunder Over Georgia Air Show. Warner Robins Convention & Visitors Bureau board members and executive director were on hand for a presentation of their additional $500 contribution…
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Twenty-Five Houston County students named to Youth Leadership Robins Region Class of 2016-2017 The Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a kick-off reception at the in honor of the 25 outstanding high school juniors that were selected by their counselors to participate in the Youth Leadership Robins Region Program. The event takes place Wednesday,…
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Robins Financial Credit Union recently sponsored Robins Regional Chamber Community Partners by contributing $7,000 to the Robins Air Force Base Thunder Over Georgia Air Show. The air show will take place from Saturday, October 1st through Sunday, October 2nd.     Robins Financial Credit Union is a local non-profit financial cooperative with nineteen branches in…
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2016 Leadership Robins Region Class announced the kick-off of our Class Project Wednesday, June 22 at 10:30 am with a Ground Breaking for a new student greenhouse and outdoor classroom at Westside Elementary School. Westside Elementary has instituted a school-wide STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) initiative with their aeroponic tower program.  Each year, students…
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Warner Robins Police Chief Brett Evans explains his concerns about the implementation process for the “false alarm” ordinance. On Monday he addressed the Mayor and City Council informing them of his recommendation for delaying implementation  due to public confusion and other issues. Warner Robins delays false alarm monitoring (The Telegraph) VIDEO: Warner Robins halts new false alarm…
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Have you seen more people looking at their phones while walking around town? They may be playing the super hot new Augmented Reality game Pokemon. Pokémon Go creates a huge opportunity for local businesses, and they’re already capitalizing on the app’s wild popularity. Some businesses are paying the app a $10 daily fee to purchases lures,…
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Community Fundraising Chairs Eddie Wiggins & Linda Shingler along with Middle GA Military Affairs Committee Chairman, Gary Garrard were presented $20,000 by Jay Flesher of Flint Energies. Funds will be used to support the 2016 Thunder Over Georgia Air Show to be held on October 1-2 at Robins Air Force Base.  
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PREPARING FOR THE HEAT: How the Department of Labor is Spicing Things Up By: Alyssa Peters, Attorney Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP Summer clothes are not the only things we should be pulling out and dusting off.  It is the season of changes; changes in the weather and changes in employment laws.  Take out those…
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