Water safety course planned

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District, West Point Project in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 81 will conduct a personal watercraft and boating safey course at the West Point Project Management Office on August 19 and August 21 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Participants will receive a certificate from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. The certificate will exempt Alabama residents from taking the written exam for the Alabma boating license.

There are only 40 spots available, on a first come, first served basis. The fee is $15. You must pre-register.

To find out more or to register call 706-645-2937.