BRASELTON - Braselton's movies under the stars' series features "The Croods" on Saturday, September 21 in the park in historic downtown.<br />
The prehistoric, computer-animated comedy adventure introduces the world's first modern family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always been their home is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, they are rocked by generational clashes and seismic shifts as they discover a new world.<br />
The 98-minute film is rated PG and features the voices of Nicholas Cage, Emma Stone and Ryan Reynolds.<br />
Movies are presented free of charge at dusk by the Braselton Visitors Bureau Authority. Blankets or chairs are welcomed. Vendors will offer treats, and the Braselton Lions Club sells baked goods and handles concessions. Braselton Park is located on Harrison Street.
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Friday hosted student counselors, admissions officers, financial advisors and others from University System of Georgia (USG) institutions in a one-day conference about increasing financial literacy among high school and college students.
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.