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Thanksgiving 2022

Continuing my quest to find the best Chinese restaurant around, I stole away to have an Asian buffet.  It is not Mary Lou’s favorite food, and a lunch when I am by myself gives me the perfect opportunity to try yet another place.  It fit into the category of “Good, not Great” as most Chinese…

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County purchases downtown properties

Dan Ponder presents Seminole County Commissioner Shelia Williams the keys to the County’s new Cherry Street and Wiley Avenue properties In an effort to better serve the residents of Seminole County the Seminole County Commission announces the purchase of downtown properties located on Cherry Street and Wiley Avenue to be used as a courthouse annex.…

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Spirit of Christmas Parade is December 1st

Call 229-400-3772 and put your illuminated entry in the parade It’s not too early to start the humming, singing and whistling Santa Claus is Coming to Town because the big guy in the bright red suit is coming to Donalsonville, in just two short weeks. The annual Spirit of Christmas parade and Santa Claus will roll…

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Tree of Hope lighting set for Dec. 1st

SWGA Health Clinics employees will be selling luminaries this Saturday, November 26, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon in front of the Donalsonville Piggly Wiggly Seminole County Warpath on Cancer will hold their annual lighting of the Tree of Hope on Thursday, December 1st. The cross will be lit by cancer survivor Buck Goodwin after the Christmas…

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Salvation Army Bell ringers needed in Donalsonville

Join Kate and Liam Shingler and ring the Salvation Army Bell this holiday season! Call 229-524-2343 to sign up! Do you want to volunteer your time this holiday season to collect money in the Salvation Army bucket and ring the iconic bell? The Salvation Army needs you to help ring the bell and encourage donations…

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Shave and a haircut. Two Bits!

I climbed up on the board placed over the two arms of the barber chair.  The old gentleman pumped the chair to raise me up a bit and went to work with his clippers.  Before long, I had the closely cropped hair typical of a boy 60 years ago.  I remember being mostly mesmerized by…

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Turkey Run Car and Truck Show downtown on November 26

The first annual Turkey Run Car & Truck Show, sponsored by the Donalsonville Downtown Development Authority, will be held Saturday, November 26 in downtown Donalsonville. There will be 26 classes with first and second places in each class. Entry fee is $25. for all classes. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., judging begins at 12:00 noon…

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Community Thanksgiving Service set for Sunday, November 20

Seminole County Ministerial Association is sponsoring a Thanksgiving service on Sunday, November 20 and everyone in the community is invited. Oakview Church of God, located at 3595 Oakview Church Post Road, will host the 6 p.m. service.  The host church’s pastor, Gary Walker, will be the speaker and special music will be presented by the…

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