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Saving Home: Group works to sell historic site

The community is in danger of losing one of its historic buildings.

One group remains determined to save it.

Located at 915 N. Oak St., the John Nelson Deming House waits for occupants. The home erected in 1898 has sat empty for more than a decade and landed on the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation’s 2020 list of “places in peril.”

Vickie Everitte, a volunteer with the Valdosta Heritage Foundation, is part of a group working to find a home for this house.

What makes the two-story house unique, she said, is two things: this being one of three local homes with a Carolina porch and being built by John Nelson Deming.

A Carolina porch, also known as a rain porch, is where columns for the porch roof are not attached to the porch floor. This allows for the roof to extend out farther and keep water off

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8 Creative Home Office Ideas If You Have A Roommate Who Works From Home, Too

If you have a roomie, your new normal when it comes to your home office space might be a challenge. You’ve set up your workspaces at the kitchen table and the living room couch, and came up with “office” rules. Wearing headphones when listening to music and keeping one another in the know when you have Zoom meetings is a huge help. However, your daily work setup may need some of these creative home office ideas for roommates that’ll take the WFH situation for the both of you to the next level.

Get ready to turn your apartment into an IRL version of The Office, or send you and your roommate on a productivity kick that can’t be beat. If you recreate any of these ideas, you’ll likely truly enjoy your lunch breaks, hopping on Zoom calls, and tackling assignments. You may never want to go back to your

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