Annual Preservation Gala honors six preservationists

Release: Georgia Trust Announces Honorees for 37th Annual Preservation Gala ATLANTA, May 4—The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation will honor six outstanding preservationists at the 37th annual Preservation Gala on July 10 at Zoo Atlanta’s Savanna Hall,…

School violence prevention bill backed by Carr

Release: Carr and Colleagues Urge Congress to Support Bipartisan Bill to Prevent School Violence APRIL 27, 2021 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr, along with a bipartisan group of 40 attorneys general, is urging…

New citizen’s arrest bill gains unanimous support

Release: Gov. Kemp Applauds Final Passage of Citizen's Arrest Overhaul Atlanta, GA – Recently, Governor Brian P. Kemp applauded the final passage of HB 479, an overhaul of Georgia's citizen's arrest statute. The bill passed the Georgia…

Valdosta-Lowndes downtown holiday events

Release: Holiday events include Christmas Tree Lighting and Community Parade Citizens are invited to join Mayor Scott James Matheson and Lowndes County Chairman Bill Slaughter as they officially kick off the holiday season in Valdosta…

New bill will allow teachers to appeal performance…

Release: Gov. Brian Kemp Signs Bill Requiring Appeals Process for Teacher Evaluations ATLANTA (September 22, 2020) | Recently, Gov. Brian Kemp signed House Bill 86, sponsored by Rep. Tommy Benton (R – Jefferson) and carried…