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RIVER CAL CeLL EGE TST()DI AN Experience t*,  cu.,,[odial -c,. ,aork. Ap.J m,: be able to v,{wk ,,, : instructions &gt; its ;}i: Hleh ,<h,}} position is titled appJicati,, ,' ' Office. Flint b:,,c Collect. ]5'  t9 5,.,ui.!, i GA 3t)2S( EOE/AA RIVER 3AL COLLEGE __MtEGIVER:-; for Child l.)c c,, pn',cm GA . Seek tng Vu,' [0 \\;[llOl\ l',c c,lI ctuld ware ccnw; :\\;luq N- wilh : <]c.q vllw. and current] enrolled in ,,r a :ce r dph ltta plo- m Chikt Dccl,,pmcn[ , Appticmt Inul " , ilimg cenitiedin ('PR ;rod t'-; :l tO: PCt,,,HIi I ( i'.'i_<. at ('oltcec. ! 5  i 19 South. 1l> ;ma'4, .>. hk. al(|Oll .IL {tl [ hiicd. eob SUPER } Specializiag I Re-Eslablishin Yeu Credit Due lo Bad Credit Repo Leins & Judjmeais PARKWAY MITSUBISH! / P;}9 g..,louf}talh ' '(;'9 BcoK began ; <, was a rsl 9rod New Book About Flint River Has Local Connectbns By Michael C Snider "1 hci - m'e many Pine 'i,.,, 1 area and Meriwether (illi/ coD/lectiolls in Fred JSr,,,v .-, book abOut the Flint }<)vcJ, bHI none more personal lha, ts ded]gaation to Tom and Barbm'a Morgan. trown and co-author Sherri M. }. Smith were greeted by BaH)ara Morgan Saturday after- noon a lhe F1)R Warm Springs Welcome (:enter. lhe authors came to auto- graph their book, entitled, "The Flint River - A Recreational (iuidebk to the Hint River and ttlvlrorts. The dedication page reads: 'We may have been able to do this book without them. but it would tave been a lot less informed and a whole lot less fun...This book N dedicated to Tom and Barbara Morgan, who know and love the F'lint River. particttlarlg the sec- tions in Meriwether, Pike, "Palbot and Upson Counties?' The Woodbury couple- befriended the authors during their explorations, and shared thei with pub!ished "Brown's Guide to Georgia.' ............... The Morgans find lves as former President Jimmy Carter authored the preface and Franklin D. RooseveR's travels in the Pine Mountain area are noted, as well as his x/isr- tO the Flint River. 'lqanklin D Roosevelt used , drb. e over It() the Flint River) rrm: Warm Springs to fish. pic- mc and sample the local moon- shine on a flat rock..." the authors It })O f 1 A Iew males away, on Big Red ih ( c-k (',u)f'gla's oldest cov- ,- -d m'],Iue, built in the 1840s bv cu, ,}u e Horace King is so .{rdt 1hal il withslood raging eu trent sthatalf,ubmet, gel ff during the 1994 flood." Fhere is nol a community in Meriwelher County that does not find itself it in those pages of th, book, including WoodburL "th oldest town in Meriwethe! County," the authors edge. Jimmy Carter's Georgia tory and love of the outdoon would have been enough to war rant his preface in the Flint Rive book. But, his veto of constructio of a dam across the Flint Rive: at Sprewell Bluff while Governo: of Georgia in 1974, was the sin gular inspiration for Brown ant Smith to seek out the forme President's endorsement. A recent visit to Sprewel Bluff State Parkdrew this com ment from Brown: "If it hadn't been for Jimm Carter, all of this water." the proposed dam project in Governor Carter studied the S. nomic impact data, then twice, to see what was at stake. Carter returned to veto project, preserving the free-flowI ingriver for the Morgans and ottI ers to enjoy today. The 304-page guideboo chronicles all of the recreatiom opportunities in the Flint Riv corridor and in "The Between the Rivers" - shed between the Flint an Chattahoochee. The book also includes ei fold-out pages with a river co dor map emending from the waters near Hartsfield International Airport all the to the Gulf of Mexico where th Flint enters the ocean throe waters of Along the way historical characters ed the history ern times...including Adrev Jackson, Franklin Franklin D. Roosevelt and Jimm Carter. A32- at the end of the volume s primer tmI-Iow Rivera Work? The book can be purchased Trudy's Corner in the Village Warm Springs. PAY O  YOIj'R , r, One low monthly payment. Loans secured by Houses, Land, Good or Bad Credit From 6.9% to 30 years. 1-800-553-2 oi i lll:lll[lll,ii lilllilI Block Wall & Foundation MI For $49,900 p- Payments As Low As ,a60" lm t I II _ |;R, 3 BA, True 4112 Roof -Delivery - Set-up . " Conditioner* 3 D i 109 Court Sq, Greenville, GA -,;  ' ' i i Ill] h!l I[l',lglllllt.] ill iil/DIi] :!ll[t]/,l g't]ii] itlI il/111 II II i[]ul,ll]ilS,tl| -- OF G :1; .!F:F!: N ! i9/41 & 101 Moreland Rd. (Next to Ingles) .' 770-412-6600 or Toll-Free 888-412-6800 _* #1 JAGLIAR DFJd.ER IN !