Tuesday Aug 19
Property taxes increasing in Thomaston and Upson Co.
If the proposed tax millage increases by Upson County and the City of Thomaston are approved at called meetings on August 21 and August 28 , property owners can expect varying increases in their property taxes, depending on the value of their property and where they live.
Yatesville in need of new water source
The City of Yatesville may soon need to start buying water from Lamar County, if a solution to their drying up city wells is not found.
Majority of weather sirens are installed
Thanks to a Response and Recovery grant program through FEMA and GEMA, Upson County was able to install six additional weather sirens throughout the county in hopes of giving better coverage to warn citizens of inclement weather.