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SPALDING COUNTY RECEIVES CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT FOR EXCELLENCE IN FINANCIAL REPORTING FOR 17TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

June 18th, 2018

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Spalding County for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment […]

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SPALDING COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT / HOMELAND SECURITY ANNOUNCES THE “BEAT THE HEAT, CHECK THE BACK SEAT” INITIATIVE

June 14th, 2018

Every year, children die of hyperthermia, also known as heat stroke, while being left unattended in vehicles. Hot cars and heat-related health risks are a threat to the more than 375,000 children in the State of Georgia. In 2014, there were 30 heatstroke deaths of children who were left unattended in vehicles, the first 7 […]

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SPALDING COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION TO SPONSOR FREE KID’S FISHING EVENT ON SATURDAY, JUNE 23RD, 2018

June 12th, 2018

It’s time to register for Spalding County Parks and Leisure Services annual SPRING KIDS FISHING EVENT To be held Saturday, June 23 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at Wyomia Tyus Olympic Park lake 1301 Cowan Road Griffin, Georgia This event is for Spalding County youth ages 5 to 12. Pre-registration is required! Register online […]

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SPALDING COUNTY SENIOR CENTER TO OFFER WATERCOLORS PAINTING CLASS

June 6th, 2018

Where: Senior Center Art Room When: Thursday, June 28, 2018 Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Cost: $25.00 (includes all supplies) Are you ready for a new, creative experience? Join Heather McLaurin for a fun-filled 3- hour instructional Watercolors Painting class; using watercolor paper, paints and a few brushes, students will learn how to replicate […]

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SPALDING COUNTY OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY: SPALDING COUNTY ACHIEVES STORM READY RE-RECOGNITION

June 5th, 2018

Glenn Polk, EMA Director for Spalding County, announced that Spalding County has been recognized as a Storm Ready jurisdiction for a third time by the National Weather Service. Spalding County first received this recognition in 2012 and each county designated as Storm Ready has to be re-evaluated every 3 years in order to keep the […]

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SPALDING COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETINGS CAN NOW BE VIEWED LIVE

June 1st, 2018

The Spalding County Board of Commissioners are proud to offer live streaming of their Commission meetings beginning Monday, June 4, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. The Board of Commissioners began videotaping the meetings in September of 2017 and will now live stream their meetings to the Spalding County website. William Wilson, Spalding County, County Manager stated […]

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BE PREPARED: TIPS FROM SPALDING COUNTY OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY/EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND READY GEORGIA:

May 31st, 2018

Hurricane Season begins June 1 The Spalding County Office of Homeland Security / Emergency Management Agency (EMA) urges Spalding County residents to take the time to prepare for the upcoming Hurricane and Tropical Storm season. Spalding County EMA Director Glenn Polk explains that it is vital to understand your home’s vulnerability to storms, flooding and […]

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SPALDING COUNTY SENIOR CENTER TO HOST THE SENIOR SUMMER FISHING EVENT

May 31st, 2018

The Spalding County Senior Center is excited to announce their summer fishing event will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 at: Wyomia Tyus Olympic Park Lake 1301 Cowan Road Griffin, Georgia. This fun-filled, fishing event is open to all seniors age 50 and over. The registration fee will be $5.00 for Senior Center members […]

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