Sandersville

Grant Blankenship / GPB

Big Mac. Whopper. Thickburger. The names of fast food burgers make a promise: lots of calories, delivered quickly.

At least one fast food restaurant in Georgia has bucked that trend. At the Dairylane in Sandersville, about halfway between Macon and Augusta, their burgers are kind of like a trip back in time. As American waistlines continue to expand, we may find we wish other fast food joints would take that trip, too.


A Rural Hospital Needs Tax Dollars to Ward Off Closing

Mar 9, 2016

The hospital in Sandersville - Washington County Regional Medical Center - serves thousands of people in east central Georgia.

 

But, like so many hospitals in rural Georgia, it runs in the red. That's because of a combination of poor management decisions and struggles common to health care facilities in less populated areas.