- Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014 10:09
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A claim by Project Faith Inc. for $300,000 against the county unanimously was denied Dec. 16 by the King George Board of Supervisors.
An attorney for the group said at an Oct. 21 board meeting the county owes the group $300,000 so it can pay invoices it incurred from its architect for a building never constructed but intended to go on land donated by the county.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 December 2014 11:47
- Published on Tuesday, 16 December 2014 11:37
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The annual Holly Jolly Market brought friends and neighbors out to shop locally for unique Christmas gifts, farm produce and baked goods, while throwing in some holiday camaraderie for free.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 14:08
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Collect, distribute food locally
On Nov. 23, FFA advisor and King George High School agriculture and horticulture teacher Stan Mitchell and members of the FFA organized, packed and delivered 30 turkey food packages to fellow students and families in need throughout the King George community.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 14:04
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The King George Board of Supervisors is expected to OK Commercial Metals Company’s plan to invest $12 million to relocate and expand its manufacturing operations in a 75,000-square-foot facility on 30 acres of land in the industrial park.
- Last Updated on Monday, 24 November 2014 15:11
- Published on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 12:09
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Christmas shoppers and visitors from throughout the area mingled with local artists and crafters Nov. 22-23 at the annual King George Craft Fair.
In addition to music and shopping, there was plenty of good food.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 09:33
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Local organizations step up to fill Thanksgiving meal void left by Social Services
There were two large-scale efforts in King George in the last week to help those in need receive a traditional Thanksgiving meal.
After the King George Social Services Department said it would be unable to provide its traditional Thanksgiving basket program, county residents stepped up to help some of the 500-plus families who would not receive a basket.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 09:30
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The King George Planning Commission tentatively agreed last week to send a report to the county Board of Supervisors advising deletion of all existing provisions referencing exploratory drilling for oil and/or natural gas in the county ordinance.
Deletion of those references would have the effect of prohibiting fracking.