Azaleas

Azaleas

Azaleas. It’s springtime in Georgia and what more can we say? Everything is in bloom and wind and rain have washed away the pine pollen. You may want to visit Gibbs Gardens in Ball Ground to see many more colorful plants.

Dixie Speedway

Dixie Speedway

Dixie Speedway opens their season Saturday April 12, 2014, with their Spring Championships. Go to www.dixiespeedway.com to find out more and see their schedule. … [Continue reading]

First Day of Spring

First Day of Spring

Seems like it was just yesterday that we took photos of the Woodstock United Methodist Church decorated in snow. And now, on Thursday March 20, 2014, the first day of Spring, the trees and flowers are blossoming and the pine pollen will soon follow. … [Continue reading]

A Day at the Races

A Day at the Races

We did a double take when we saw Chewbacca pulling a sulky at Olde Rope Mill Park on Tuesday March 11, 2014. The park was so popular this past weekend that parking was at a premium. Guess it’s not too early to be thinking about the 49th Annual … [Continue reading]

New Name, Hamilton State Bank

New Name

Cherokee Bank changed to Hamilton State Bank on Monday, Feb. 17, and company officials said the biggest change customers will see is the new name with the new brand. Hamilton State Bancshares Inc. acquired Cherokee Bank last August, combining the two … [Continue reading]

Happy Snowman

Happy Snowman

Why is it that the sight of a snowman always makes you smile? This guy, seen in Woodstock on Thursday, February 13, 2014, even had "grandpa's pipe." We bet that he'll be gone by tomorrow as the sun is out melting the snow away. … [Continue reading]