DEMOREST - Demorest Mayor Malcolm Hunnicutt and local churches will host the annual tree lighting program in downtown Demorest Wednesday evening.<br />
The 6:00 program features choirs from the Demorest Baptist Church and the Demorest Church of God. The Christmas story will be told by Rev. Joyce Acree of Demorest Federated Church.<br />
Santa will arrive on the Georgia Street scene atop a city fire truck. There will be hot chocolate and cookies for all upon his his arrival.
Ten months to next year's midterm elections, Democrats are determined to make Congress' slim production of fewer than 60 laws and plenty of incompletes - on immigration, gun control, tax reform and basic spending bills - a defining issue, heaping much of the blame on the GOP-led House for obstructing President Barack Obama's second-term agenda.
U.S. home prices rose in October from the previous year at the fastest pace in almost eight years. But price gains slowed in most U.S. cities from September to October, suggesting the increases are leveling off.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Tuesday he has vetoed a bill allowing concealed handguns on college campuses, rejecting the proposal that was easily approved by a legislature controlled by his own party in an election year.
With summer just around the corner, the Gainesville Knowledge Connection is getting ready to make sure school age kids in the city of Gainesville can get to the library and other locations around town while school is out.