On Friday, January 13, the Appling County Board of Education held a called meeting for the purpose of hiring a physical education teacher/athletic director/head football coach for Appling County High School.
On Wednesday, January 11, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Douglas Regional Office was requested by both Sheriff Preston Bohannon of the Jeff Davis County Sheriff’s Office and Chief James Godfrey of the Baxley Police Department to investigate the death of George Michael Fletcher, Jr.
I hope you will forgive me but I am going against my better judgment today and sound like one of those inch-wide, inch-deep political pundits and blah-blah bloggers who can be more boring than a tree stump.
Over the past week many have been exposed to a number of observances, remembrances, and dedications acknowledging the birth, life, works, accomplishments and subsequent assassination of the iconic Civil Rights activist, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.