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Answers to Lingering Questions in Oak Park: Clerk severance, current account balances & more

The abrupt departure of former Oak Park City Clerk Monica Slater left several questions unanswered for residents as the city limped through an interim clerk and the hiring of a new city clerk.

Elected Officials in Southeast Georgia Come out Strong for John Barrow in Sec. of...

Barrow has endorsements from nearly ever county he represented while he was in Congress.

Reidsville City Council Approves New Budget with Slight Increases Across Departments, No Discussion

The City of Reidsville voted Monday night to approve the 2018-2019 budget with slight spending increases across almost every department, all accounted for in increases in revenue.

Oak Park Meeting Policy Conflicts with Ga Supreme Court Ruling

A notice posted on the door of the community center where Oak Park Council meetings are held may be in conflict with a Supreme...

Payroll taxes due to IRS by Oak Park Total $151,000+

Two months after news broke that the City of Oak Park was delinquent on federal payroll taxes, accountants have totaled liabilities, penalties, and interest...

Rep. Rick Allen Supports ‘Right to Try Act’ for Terminally Ill

U.S. Congressman Rick Allen (R-Ga.-12) spoke on the House floor last week in support of H.R. 5247, the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew...

Rep. Rick Allen Votes to Reauthorize School Safety Grant Program

U.S. Congressman Rick Allen (R-Ga.-12) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4909, the STOP School Violence Act, by a...

Blake Tillery votes to extend Hospital Bed Tax

The Georgia Senate voted Thursday to extend the hospital bed tax to lengthen the period of time the state of Georgia can collect revenues based on hospital patients and close a Medicaid funding gap of nearly $900 million.