Columbus is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with the Tri-City Latino Festival.
The millage rate is being raised to 13.12 mills.
The hotel’s exterior design was granted a certificate of facade appropriateness Monday during a meeting of the Uptown Facade Board, which has approval authority over building exteriors in downtown Columbus.
The Muscogee County School District is planning to ask Columbus voters to renew the sales tax that helps pay for its capital projects.
To do that, council will ask voters to approve a 1% sales tax as opposed to issuing debt, the financial burden of which would fall on property owners.
The video will tell the success stories of Cuthbert, Dublin, Toccoa and Warm Springs. The State Tourism Product Development Team first visited Randolph County in June 2016. Patricia Goodman, the former Randolph County Chamber of Commerce president, was instrumental in bringing the team to the county.
John Fisher asked the city council for "more tweaks" to the proposed stormwater drainage ordinance.
Qualifying for the Nov. 5 election in Americus was Monday through noon Wednesday this week and there is only one contended race for city council.
The Americus City Council voted unanimously to raise the millage rate from 10.92 to 13.12 for the remainder of the fiscal year.
The City of Cordele, Water Department will be replacing a fire hydrant located on Stewart Avenue between 20th Avenue and 16th Avenue.