MOSELLE – Just a few years ago, when the Pine Belt region found itself struggling to fill small turboprop airplanes with a dismal service record to Atlanta, it would have been hard to imagine American Airlines jet service serving the Jones County airport.
As I sit here typing today, Satan’s wrath of yellow pollen has descended on Jones County. As someone who is highly allergic to this floating nuesance, I’ve already been to see a doctor for a shot and meds.
Happy spring! Even though we are officially weeks away from the beginning of spring, it’s hard to imagine that it’s still winter hitting 80-plus degrees days already. Spring is a lovely time of year, but I find it hard to enjoy sometimes.
When a group of employees, community leaders and media packed a conference room at South Central Regional Medical Center for a press conference, just about everyone knew a big announcement was coming soon.