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Local officials have been talking about the need for the area to have broadband for a while; and, now a partnership among cooperatives is working… READ MORE >>


Jenny Kay Collins is all about transformations, be it cuts, colors, extensions; transformations of both appearance and something deeper. And her new salon, JK and… READ MORE >>


Knuckle-busting ingenuity and teeth grinding determination butt heads with Jefferson County’s own slick clay flats, steep sandy ridges and the thick lowland swamps in History’s… READ MORE >>


The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce recognized the STAR students and teachers from Jefferson County High School and Thomas Jefferson Academy last week at its… READ MORE >>


While many rural hospitals are making use of the new state tax credit funds to pay its employees and keep their doors open,… READ MORE >>


Just in time for everyone’s New Year resolutions, Louisville native John Kelly has opened First Capital Fitness, a gym and fitness center designed… READ MORE >>


Jefferson County legislators recently said they are aware that rural Georgia is not seeing the same economic growth as more metropolitan areas and they remain… READ MORE >>


Alone and in groups, just under 1,000 cyclists wound south from Thomson, passed farms and fields, clapboard churches, in and out of small towns, before… READ MORE >>


Every June for the last six years Louisville’s Charles Lewis has been touring Georgia’s back roads from a bicycle seat. 

“When you aren’t boxed in… READ MORE >>

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Chamber takes a look back at 2021

Jefferson County’s Chamber of Commerce will enter 2022 in an uphill climb, but with a little momentum it did not feel a year ago. 

“We are catching…

Benaiah Ministries cuts ribbon on sober living house

Benaiah Ministries of Louisville recently opened the doors of a Sober Living House. Its goal is to help men graduating from residential or inpatient treatment programs…