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FEBRUARY REVENUES UP IN GEORGIA

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Governor Nathan Deal has announced that the state’s net tax collections for February 2012 totaled $765 million, an increase of nearly $50 million or 7 percent compared to February 2011.  With eight months Fiscal Year 2012 now behind us, net revenue collections totaled almost $10.6 billion year-to-date, an increase of $471 million or 4.7 percent compared to the same period last year, according to a release from the Governor’s office.

SHORTER UNIVERSITY’S MEN’S AND WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAMS READIES FOR NAIA TOURNEY

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in Shorter Sports, Sports

Shorter University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are getting ready for the 2012 NAIA Division I Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships.  Both will be held next Wednesday, March 14th thru Tuesday, March 20th.  The men will play in Kansas City, Missouri; the women will play in Frankfort, Kentucky for the first time after more than 20 years in Jackson, Tennessee.

ECHOLS, HEMBREE TO APPEAR ON SPORTS TALK SATURDAY WITH MATT D AND SCOTT

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in Sports

WLAQ AM 1410 invites you to tune in for another edition of Sports Talk Saturday with Matt D and Scott tomorrow from 10:30 am until noon.  Matt Davis and Scott Wheeler will welcome Sally Echols, head coach of the Model Lady Blue Devils basketball team, and Josh Hembree, head coach of the Darlington Lady Tigers basketball team.  The pair will talk about their 2011-2012 season and their recent run in the state playoffs.  You can listen to tomorrow’s program online at www.wlaq1410.com.