Georgia DOE establishing new Office of Rural Education…

Release: July 28, 2021 – State School Superintendent Richard Woods is establishing a new Office of Rural Education and Innovation at the Georgia Department of Education, providing a continued, cabinet-level voice for the needs of rural…

Officer Involved Shooting

GBI investigating Officer Involved Shooting in Atlanta

Release: Atlanta, GA (July 25, 2021) – On Sunday, July 25, 2021, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Atlanta Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting. Preliminary information indicates that approximately 1:05…

Debt issues top annual list of Georgia’s consumer…

Release: ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced Georgia’s top consumer complaints for 2020. This announcement follows the release of the latest report from the annual survey of state and local consumer agencies conducted by Consumer…

Georgia DOE expanding afterschool, summer learning

Release: July 27, 2021 – The Georgia Department of Education is partnering with the Georgia Statewide Afterschool Network (GSAN) to administer $85 million in grants to support afterschool and summer learning in Georgia. GSAN will administer…