By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Drought not quenched by recent rain
Bulloch is much drier than normal
W 092911 DROUGHT file 01
A cypress tree-lined pond on JoDan Road exhibits tell-tale signs of drought in this September 2011 Herald file photo.
Scattered rains may continue today, but this week’s precipitation is a far cry from the amount needed to relieve drought conditions. Bulloch County Public Safety Director Ted Wynn addressed local drought concerns Monday in an email sent to public safety workers and others. “As you can see and probably don’t need reminding, Bulloch County falls within the ‘extreme’ drought area, effective May 1,” he said.
Sign up for the Herald's free e-newsletter