Piles of rubble and scrap metal is all that is left of what once used to be one of the most thriving industries in Clarke County. Quitman Knitting Mills, “The Mill” opened its doors in the late 40’s as Quitman Hosiery Mills.
The Clarke County Juneteenth Planning Committee is calling All Religious, Civic, Social, Educational Organizations, Businesses, etc. in the Community and surrounding areas for our Annual Juneteenth Festival to be held June 27, 2015 at The Mary Carter Park in Quitman.
Emergency responders stayed busy over the weekend with two accidents Sunday evening. Around 10 p.m. As they were responding to an accident on County Road 210, they came upon an accident that had also occurred at Highway 18 and 145.