Annual Tractor Pull Update
Turin Antique Tractor Association has rescheduled their Annual Tractor Pull to August 11, 2018.
GIANT TURIN YARD SALE
June 16, 2018
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
BRING YOUR ITEMS TO SELL OR SELL IN YOUR YARD
NO CONSIGNMENT FEE!
THERE will be space for your TENT or BOOTH at the NAPA parking lot and the ROBINSON PROPERTY across from the FIRE STATION on HWY 16, TURIN if you don't sell in your own yard.
EVERYTHING MUST GO!
JOIN THE FUN
Turin Antique Tractor Association Annual Chicken-Q
$10 per plate.
Georgia EPD Elevate Drought Response Levels, Further Restricts Outdoor Water
Faced with worsening drought conditions in about three-fourths of the state, along with water supply concerns in some areas, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) has declared it will raise the state's drought response to Level 2 in 52 counties and impose a Level 1 Drought Response in an additional 58 counties.
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The Town Of Turin 125th Anniversary Celebration
Turin celebrated its 125th birthday on August 29, 2015. Although the day was cloudy and filled with scattered showers and umbrellas, the weather never damped the townspeople's spirits. Many locals enjoyed the Celebration Program which included the Invocation, Flag Raising, Moment of Silence for Fallen Soldiers, Taps, Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem, Color Guard Presentation, the Town of Turin Proclamation and the State of Georgia Proclamation. Included in the program was the recognition of Turin Mayors and the Current Town Council members. There was an exciting release or 125 helium filled balloons during the National Anthem.
Two long time Turin residents were honored. Mrs. Ella Hill Johnson, who has lived the majority of her 98 years in and around Turin was the first to be presented with a bouquet of flowers, a key to the city, and a framed Proclamation. Next, Mrs. Alice Strozier Spear was honored as another distinguished guest with the presentation of flowers, the city key and a proclamation. Living her entire life in Coweta County, she was a teacher and basketball coach for years.
Turin provided a complimentary BBQ lunch in the Old Community Building to all who attended this party. A tram provided transportation back and forth from the Town Hall to the Old Community Building. There was a dunking booth, a bouncy house and a blow up slide provided for everyone's entertainment. The Capo3 Band played during the afternoon. The Town Hall was filled with historical information , including photos of old schools, churches, homes and the original Turin water meter from 1965.
Turin would like to thank all of its speakers ,sponsors , committee members and everyone who pitched in to help this event to be a success.