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Friday, January 19, 2018

Cong. Rick Allen receives House Committee assignments

Congressman Rich Allen has just started his second term.

SEGA NAACP calls for action on education reforms

The Region V Chapter of the Georgia NAACP has announced some of their initiatives for 2017 and topping the list is calls to action for education reforms.

Voting rights suit prompts hbig changes in Emanuel County, school district

In response to a federal voting rights lawsuit, the Emanuel County school district plans to change political boundaries to give black voters a majority in not just one but two of its school board districts.

Ag. Commissioner Gary Black visits 3 Georgia counties after Hurricane Matthew

Georgia Farm Bureau President Gerald Long joined Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black this week in assessing the damage from Hurricane Matthew in South Georgia.

Senator Perdue representative visiting region October 21

A representative from Senator David Perdue's staff will be visiting the southeast region of the state Friday, October 21 so constituents have the opportunity to bring forth concerns and ask questions. See the details>>

Congressman Allen receives Farm Bureau Award

Republican Congressmen from Georgia were honored by the American Farm Bureau Federation last week and Congressman Rick Allen was one of the many to take home the award for 'Friend of the Farm Bureau."

Rep. Rick Allen named “Guardian of Small Business”

Georgia's 12th District Congressman has received a national accolade.

Emanuel Commissioners hear from public on proposed 18%, 2 mill increase

The Emanuel County Commissioners met Tuesday night for a public hearing on a proposed increase of the millage rate. The Commissioners also held a hearing on the...

Reidsville Citizen highlights SCV generosity while some citizens push back

Last month, controversy spun in Reidsville after two council members took it upon themselves to have the Sons of Confederate Veterans signs removed from...

Cobbtown General Fund -$40,276 for first six months of 2016

The town, which recently purchased a large 18-acre parcel of land for their soon-to-be built fire department, could be facing some financial hurdles in the coming months.
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