The dot-com has landed

After months of planning and deliberation, I pulled the trigger on the upgrade to this site.  After over three years, I have turned this into a dedicated “dot com” blog and with that comes some major changes in the works for 2017. The same great content will be on this site, but with serious firepower…

Let the Fallen Rise in Memory: Sign the Petition to Rename Hurricane Field for the fallen Americus and GSW Police Officers

As Americus and the State of Georgia mourn the loss of Officers Nicholas Smarr and Jody Smith, ways to commemorate their sacrifice in the name of serving and protecting their community are now being considered.   To that end, a petition on Ipetition has been set up calling on Georgia Southwestern State University, with the…

Americus Officers:  How YOU Can Help – UPDATE!

UPDATE:  the YouCare fund is at $7000 of a $10000 goal!  Please donate what you can! The killing of Officer Nick Smarr and shooting of Officer Jody Smith has rocked the city of Americus and the state of Georgia.  Both officers were shot in the head.  This sort of thing simply doesn’t happen in Americus.…

A very special Bentley Northwood

In honor of the memory of Officers Nicholas Smarr and Jody Smith, Bentley Northwood and friends will be taking the rest of this week off.  Next week, Bentley, Cat, Jimmy, Cassidy, DeVane, and Pat will return.  This week, we honor the memory of fallen heroes. You may also notice two things:  the two untouched filled…

A call for prayer and healing in Americus

Americus grieves, a city in pain For it lost one son today This town which sits upon a hill A community of vast collective will Now its citizens mourn and cry For one of their finest has just died Their college, a beacon of wisdom and strength They too have come together to pray. We…