The ordinance regulating pawn shops in Monroe was discussed in the public safety committee last week and after a presentation and discussion, the committee voted to return to the originally proposed ordinance, which mirrors the county's ordinance.
Zizi Williams recently opened Butta Beans to offer the people of Monroe and the surrounding areas, a tasty and healthy alternative for dining.
A recent change to the Monroe’s city ordinances has been a point of contention for pawn shop owners.
The assets of Covenant Waste Services have been sold to God Bless the USA, Inc., after Covenant Waste went out of business.
Marvin Enderle, publisher of The Enquirer-Journal since May 2004, has been appointed publisher of the Times-Georgian, Carrollton, Ga., the Douglas County Sentinel, Douglasville, Ga., and associated weekly newspapers.
In December, the Sganga family brought their Stone Table business to 109 S. Main Street in Monroe.