Kemp names committees for federal relief fund allocation

Release: Gov. Kemp Announces Georgia Jobs and Infrastructure Committees Atlanta, GA – Recently, Governor Brian Kemp named members of the Georgia Jobs and Infrastructure Committees, which will be responsible for receiving applications and making recommendations to…

Carr joins effort to extend CARES Act

Carr: Attorneys General Urge Congress to Pass Extension for CARES Act Funding NOVEMBER 30, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr has joined a coalition of attorneys general representing 43 states, the District of…

Six GA residents use fraud schemes to exploit…

Release: Major COVID-19 fraud investigation results in charges in Augusta area Half-dozen charged with fraud relating to fake businesses that sought federal funds AUGUSTA, GA:  Six individuals have been indicted on felony charges and nearly…

Valdosta’s CDBG funds $85K home reconstruction

Release: City Cuts Ribbon on CDBG Reconstructed Lilly Street Home The City of Valdosta held a ribbon-cutting Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at 10:30 a.m., for a newly reconstructed home on 710 Lilly Street. The reconstructed…

$250K in emergency funds devoted to UGA students…

VALDOSTA, Ga.— University of Georgia President Jere Morehead devoted an extra $250,000 into two separate funds that support students in times of unforeseen financial difficulty. The funds donated to includes Undergraduate Student Emergency Fund ($150K)…