Friday the 13th is going to be a good day in Dearing. The town will celebrate it's 100th anniversary on Aug. 13. The casual event will include a brief history of the town, speeches from governmental dignitaries, and a reception.
Members of the Dearing Town Council held a called meeting Friday evening to discuss either renting a tent and holding the celebration outside, or renting a portable air conditioner to cool off the gymnasium. They unanimously approved renting the air conditioner and holding the celebration inside the Dearing Gymnasium.
August 13 is the actual day of the town's incorporation according to the charter.
The public is invited to attend the celebration, at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 13. Call 706-556-3725.