HOLIDAY PET ADVICE

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Chances are that by now, you’ve already begun (or are already finished) decorating for Christmas.  Perhaps you’ve put out a few poinsettias.  If you have, make sure you keep them away from your pets.  They can be a gastric irritant, according to Dr. Dan Pate from the West Rome Animal Clinic.

NET TAX COLLECTIONS UP LAST MONTH IN GEORGIA

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Governor Nathan Deal announced late last week that the state of Georgia’s net tax collections for the month of November came in at $1.35 billion, an increase of $88 million or 7 percent as compared to November 2010.  Through five months of Fiscal Year 2012, net revenue collections totaled $6.7 billion year-to-date, an increase of $427.5 million or 6.8 percent compared to year-to-date November FY 2011.