With less than a month before the Dec. 3 runoff election between incumbent Dan Chisholm and Charlie Akin for the District 4 seat on the Social Circle Board of Education, some citizens are questioning whether Akin should have the ability to set school taxes for residents when he, himself, does not pay them.
As construction continues on Baxter International's $1 billion manufacturing plant, Georgia Power is working to provide power to the plant and surrounding area and is planning to build a 6.5-mile power line from the plant northeast through Social Circle.
After a three-way race for the District 4 seat of the Social Circle Board of Education, two candidates will be back on the ballot in December for a runoff election.
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The Social Circle City Council unanimously voted not to increase the millage rate at the monthly council meeting on Tuesday night.
A representative from the Urban Collage was present at the Social Circle City Council meeting on Tuesday night to present the final design plan for the proposed renovation project that would refurbish the classic downtown area.
The Social Circle city council unanimously voted to not increase the millage rate at the monthly council meeting on Tuesday night.
The night sky will be aglow with blinking lights of a myriad of colors, sounds of laughter - and the occasional scream from a ride - will fill the air, and the smells of freshly cooked food will waft gently through the air. It's that time again. The annual Social Circle fair, sponsored by the Social Circle Rotary, is back.
Several complaints within the Social Circle police department have led to the firing of one officer, and the resignation of Chief Steve Sheldon.
The Historic Preservation Society of Social Circle, Inc. will hold its annual Fall Tour of Homes on Saturday, September 19 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
The city of Social Circle passed its fiscal year 2009-2010 budget with little fanfare at the city council meeting on Tuesday.
Community gathering: Dr. Michelle Pastor cut the ribbon in front of Our Family Health Center, a new business in Social Circle. Mayor James Burgess, center, along with many members of city council and other prominent citizens of Social Circle were present for the ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday afternoon. The Health Center is located off Cherokee Road, near the Blue Willow Inn.
The Alcovy River band performed in the second concert in the city of Social Circle's summer concert series, sponsored by the Social Circle Better Hometown program.
Social Circle held its first of three budget hearings for the 2010 budget Monday night, and many residents voiced reservations about the expenditures - particularly in regards to the one mill increase in the millage rate.
The city of Social Circle will be holding its first of three public hearings regarding the fiscal year 2010 budget on Monday, Aug. 10. The meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the old City Hall.
Helping her hometown: Mary Kate Tribble, a lifelong resident of Social Circle, was honored June 6 for her efforts volunteering for the Better Home Town program in Social Circle since its inception in 1998.
The city of Social Circle approved plans for a $605,000 loan at the city council meeting on Tuesday, planning to use the money to purchase properties to allow for the expansion of the city cemetery.
General Mills broke ground in Social Circle Monday on what will be its largest distribution center in the United States, a 1.5-million-square foot, $42 million facility at 5239 E. Hightower Trail.
o Michael Jones, 55, Monroe, Social Circle Police Department, April 29. Possession or manufacture of controlled substance, possession and use of drug related objects, expired driver's license, running stop sign, probation violation.