Georgia State Vet Issues Precautionary Measures for Georgia Poultry

In light of the outbreaks of avian influenza in Tennessee and Alabama, the Georgia State Veterinarian, Robert Cobb, has suspended all poultry events and...

Georgia on high alert from Alabama bird flu

Effective immediately on March 15, 2017, the State of Alabama department of Agriculture has issued a stop movement order for the sale of any...

USDA Confirms Highly Pathogenic H7 Avian Influenza in a Commercial Flock in Tennessee

The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic H7 avian influenza...

Bryant & Sons Mark the End of the Greatest Generation with the passing of...

A.M. "Jack" Bryant started Bryant and Sons in 1945 with his seven sons and three daughters.  After seven decades of serving Chattooga County Bryant...

Georgia farmer wins national award

Agriculture is the backbone of the Georgia economy and one farmer recently showed the rest of the country why that is while competing at a national competition.

Should we care the Blanchard era is over?

    When it was announced last Thursday that Billy Blanchard is vacating the presidency of CB&T early in 2017, the final paragraphs of an important...

Cotton Patch Day at Hurley Farm

Autumn can be a beautiful time in the northwest Georgia mountains. As the weather turns mild, many residents of rural Chattooga County can be...

Georgia Power continues closing of coal ash ponds, including Plant Hammond

As Georgia Power works to close more of their coal ash ponds, many in the community say it's a little too late and the damage is done.

West Georgia Health System to Merge with WellStar

West Georgia Health System has announced that it will merge with WellStar Health System. The West Georgia Health's Board of Trustees offered a formal announcement...