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This Week in GeorgiaGov: State Holidays

Tree Lightings in Georgia

December 9, 2014

Learn more about the 2 tree lighting ceremonies held in Georgia each year.

With a Servant’s Heart

December 4, 2014

Sandra Deal expresses her appreciation to all Georgians for their continued compassion during the holiday seasons.

Veterans Day Message 2014

November 10, 2014

On Veterans Day, we honor every patriotic man and woman who has ever worn the uniform of our country - Americans who stepped out of the crowd and swore an oath to support and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States of America against all enemies, foreign and domestic.

2014 Days of Remembrance: Georgia Commemorates Victims of the Holocaust

May 12, 2014

Each year Georgia participates in the national event "Days of Remembrance" to commemorate those affected by the Holocaust.

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.