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HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS FROM THE SPALDING COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT

October 29th, 2018

While you are out and about on this upcoming Halloween evening, please be sure to watch out for children that are taking part in the many festivals around town. According to Safekids Worldwide, “on average, children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than any other […]

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SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH!

October 26th, 2018

Spalding County will be hosting the annual “Festival of Lights” on Tuesday, November 20th at Airport Road Park from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Santa visits from 6:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tree Lighting at 7:00 p.m. This is the annual holiday event you don’t want to miss! Children will enjoy a visit with Santa, […]

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SPALDING COUNTY PARKS & LEISURE SERVICES ANNOUNCE REGISTRATION OPENS NOVEMBER 1ST , 2018 FOR THE ADULT BASKETBALL LEAGUE

October 26th, 2018

Spalding County Leisure Services offers two adult leagues: Men’s Open and Men’s Industrial The entry fee is $460.00 for both leagues. Only team registration will be accepted Last day to register is Friday, November 30, 2018. Payment must be made at the: Spalding County Parks & Leisure Services Administration Office 843 Memorial Drive Griffin, Georgia […]

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SPALDING BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES YOUTH SIGNUPS FOR BOYS AND GIRLS AGES 4 – 17

October 25th, 2018

Registration IS OPEN NOW until November 10, 2018. On-site registration will be held on Saturdays, from 10am-2pm at the: Fairmont Community Center 241 Blanton Avenue Griffin, Georgia You can also register online at www.spaldingbasketballassociation.org. Registration is $65 for the Instructional League ages 4-6 and $90 for the Competitive League ages 7-17. Those wishing to participate […]

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SPALDING COUNTY LEISURE SERVICES ANNOUNCES THE FIRST ANNUAL ESSAY WRITING CONTEST FOR 4TH – 6TH GRADE STUDENTS

October 24th, 2018

Spalding County is kicking off the season of giving with an essay contest for youth in 4th, 5th and 6th grades. The topic is “Helping others.” Contest Criteria: Must be a Spalding County student in the 4th, 5th or 6th grade. Essay is to be minimum of 250 typed words. Entries must include student’s name, […]

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SPALDING COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS TO DELAY APPLICATION OF HA5 TO COUNTY ROADWAYS

October 17th, 2018

Due to the possibility of inclement weather and unfavorable temperatures the last week of October, Spalding County Public Works has postponed the application of HA5 until Spring 2019. HA5, a high-density mineral bond that protects the road from degradation by UV rays and rain for 5-7 years. The County had planned to treat two roads […]

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SPALDING COUNTY SENIOR CENTER TO HOST FIRST ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE ACTION DAY OPEN TO ALL SENIORS AND THEIR FAMILIES

October 11th, 2018

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Senior Center Banquet Hall 885 Memorial Drive, Griffin, Georgia. Join us for an opportunity to meet with your local legislators and to discuss senior issues with Georgia’s experts on aging! Speakers: Representative David Knight Representative Karen Mathiak Senator Marty Harbin Representatives from the offices of Congressman […]

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SPALDING COUNTY EXTENSION TO HOST SERVSAFE®MANAGER TRAINING

October 11th, 2018

On Monday, November 12, ,2018 & Tuesday, November 13, 2018 From 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. At:Spalding County Extension 835 Memorial Drive Griffin, Georgia 30223 Spalding County Extension is offering ServSafe® Manager Training on Monday, November 12, 2018 and Tuesday November 13, 2018 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at the Extension office located at […]

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