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Black History Month: A Time for Reflection and Continued Progress

February 26, 2014

Every February, our great nation gives pause to honor the impact and contributions of Black Americans in the United States.

Bring One for the Chipper

December 26, 2013

Georgia residents can recycle their Christmas trees in a fun and easy way.

Christmas with the Deals

December 10, 2013

It is officially Christmas in Georgia. The 42-foot tall tree outside of the Governor’s mansion was lit Sunday evening with thousands of Christmas lights, signaling the beginning of the season.

15 Ways to Stay Safe This Thanksgiving

November 22, 2013

There are three times as many fires on Thanksgiving Day than any other day of the year. Be sure you're using the best practices to cook Thanksgiving dinner!

Military Funeral Honors: Honoring Those Who Served

May 23, 2013

Our country boasts a long history of recognizing our deceased military with some form of honors.

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2013

January 18, 2013

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was an integral figure in the Civil Rights Movement. He spoke, engaged others, and preached about justice, empowerment, love and peace.

Thanksgiving 2012

November 21, 2012

So that families can celebrate Thanksgiving together, all state offices will be closed today and tomorrow. If you need assistance, you can visit government agencies when they reopen on Monday, November 26.

Labor Day 2012

September 3, 2012

In honor of Labor Day, all state offices will be closed today, September 3. If you need assistance, all government agencies will reopen on Tuesday, September 4.