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Ed Grisamore

Ridley is a chip off the old doc

When Chip Ridley retired from his family practice on Ingleside Avenue this past week, it marked the first time in almost two centuries there hasn’t been a Ridley practicing medicine in Middle Georgia.

Replica depot displays neighbors' impressive collection of train memorabilia

Don Daniel and Denise Collins, who are across-the-road neighbors in the tiny community of Blount in north Monroe County, share a passion for trains. Collins had a three-room replica of a train depot built in her backyard to display their impressiv