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Do we really need more country?

Do we really need more country?

Kicks 99 has some new country competition in the market, and HD 98.3 has less. Classic Rock Eagle 105.7 has returned to its original spot on the dial, 102.3, killing off Clear Channel’s Y102.3  — a top 40 station designed to carve into the younger demo numbers HD was pulling. The last Clear Channel country […]

Columbia County’s skatepark suddenly hit the wall

Columbia County’s skatepark suddenly hit the wall

Talk about speaking too soon. A few weeks ago, the Insider praised Columbia County for its plans to develop a new state-of-the-art BMX and skatepark at Blanchard Woods Park in Evans. The word on the street was that the construction bids had recently come back and the county was reviewing them with plans to possibly […]

Democrat Jason Carter will stir things up

Democrat Jason Carter will stir things up

For the first time in years, there is some genuine excitement over Georgia’s race for governor. Late last week, Jason Carter, Democrat and Georgia state senator, announced that he plans to run for the state’s top seat in 2014. As the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, it is almost certain that Jason Carter, 38, […]