Spalding man arrested by GBI for child exploitation

Release: Spalding County Registered Sex Offender Arrested for the Sexual Exploitation of Children JANUARY 19, 2021 Decatur, GA (January 19, 2021) – On Tuesday, January 19, 2021, Spalding County resident, Timothy Woodard, age 44, was charged…

Valdosta schools moving to 100% virtual learning

Release: Valdosta City Schools has been monitoring our total number of quarantined and positive cases since our return from the Thanksgiving break. We have noticed a significant increase in our numbers and out of an…

Georgia invests into connecting students online

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today joined State School Superintendent Richard Woods to announce Georgia will dedicate $6 million to help school districts connect their K-12 students to the internet. Georgia has allocated…

Gov. Kemp announces GA’s Broadband Availability Map

Release: State Launches Broadband Availability Map Governor Brian P. Kemp announced the publication of Georgia’s Broadband Availability Map, a new tool that will bring more transparency about the internet marketplace and clarify which Georgia households do…

Ookla’s Speedtest app pilots a statewide initiative for…

Release: State Launches Internet Speedtest Pilot for Schools JUNE 23, 2020 Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that the Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative (GBDI) is launching the Speedtest by Ookla® pilot project statewide…