October 2016

Milledgeville Matters | Bluegrass At Andalusia 2016

Oct 26, 2016
Bluegrass Festival at Andalusia postcard

On this edition of Milledgeville Matters, the executive director of Andalusia, Elizabeth Wylie gives us details about the activities and lineup of the upcoming Bluegrass Festival. The 12th Annual Bluegrass Festival at Andalusia Farm will be held Saturday, November 5th, 2016 from 3 to 8 PM.

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Georgia College Connecions | Times Talk | Intimate Partner Violence

Oct 26, 2016
Domestic Violence Awareness flag waving

In this Times Talk edition of Georgia College Connections, we are joined by Melissa Gerrior and Sean Montgomery of Project Brave at Georgia College to talk about Intimate Partner Violence. They inform us about the lesser known forms of domestic violence like coercive control.

Georgia College Connections | Clothesline Project

Oct 19, 2016
The meaning behind the color of the T-shirts used in the Clothesline Project

Each year, a collection of shirts gets strung up on the Georgia College Front Campus for a week. The shirts of multiple colors are emblazoned with a unique message sharing one person’s story of domestic violence.

Georgia College Connections | Constitution Week At Georgia College

Oct 19, 2016
The Constitution over the American flag

Each year, Americans commemorate the adoption of the United States Constitution on September 17th.

Election 2016: The Race for Georgia House District 145

Oct 14, 2016
State House District 145 Republican Nominee Rick Williams and Democratic Nominee Floyd Griffin

Georgia’s 145th State House District includes all of Baldwin County and a portion of Putnam County.

Republican Nominee Rick Williams and Democratic Nominee Floyd Griffin are vying for the seat once held by Georgia’s lone independent legislator, state Representative Rusty Kidd of Milledgeville.

On this page you can find collected each of the interviews and public events featured on WRGC’s Milledgeville Matters.

Milledgeville Matters | Talking Voting With Baldwin County Chief Regsitrar Liz Rodgers

Oct 13, 2016
I'm A Georgia Voter sticker

In this episode of Milledgeville Matters, Baldwin County Chief Registrar Liz Rodgers joins host Daniel McDonald to talk about voting in this Presidential Election Year.

 

Rodgers oversees the Board of Registrars, the county office that registers voters, issues absentee ballots and administers early voting.

 

This conversation focuses on information voters need to head to the voting booth this November.

Milledgeville Matters | Habitat For Humanity

Oct 05, 2016
Habitat for Humanity volunteers working on a house

In this edition of Milledgeville Matters, Murali Thirumal joins host Daniel McDonald to talk about the first Habitat House to be built in Milledgeville since 2008.

Thirumal is the Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity Milledgeville Baldwin County.