On Thursday, DFCS Communications Director Susan Boatwright said there were a total of eight adoptions finalized in the county from July 1, 2015 to June, 2016. So far, in fiscal year 2017, 27 adoptions have been completed.
Hurricane Matthew is scheduled to hit South Florida on Thursday night. It stirs up memories of 2005, which was the most prolific Hurricane season in recorded history. Dennis, Emily, Katrina, Rita, and Wilma became household names.
The Chattahoochee Valley Veterans Council and American Legion Post 135 in Phenix City hosted Friday a local observance of National POW/MIA Recognition Day in the United States. The program was at the Eternal Flame on Summerville Rd. in Phenix City.