Friday Feb 28
BOC restores fire funding for VFD's by 3-1 vote
In a 3-1 vote Tuesday evening, the Upson County Board of Commissioners passed a motion to reinstate the monthly $500 donation made to the six volunteer fire departments in the community, as well as making the funding retroactive back to January 1 of this year.
Frances Wilson Ruffin, 84, died Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Upson Regional Medical Center.
Citizens having issues with TransWaste
Several citizens spoke out about the garbage contract Upson County has with TransWaste Services during last week's meeting of the Board of Commissioners.
This the 3rd day of Feb., 2014. Diane Jean Dover, Personal Representative, 379 Morgan Dairy Road, Griffin, Ga.
Fire funds for VFDs cut by Commission
The Yatesville Volunteer Fire Department has received word from Upson County that the county will no longer be sending a monthly check.