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SPALDING COUNTY TO BEGIN RESURFACING ROADS APPROVED IN THE 2019 LMIG

August 29th, 2019

Earlier this year Spalding County contracted with C.W. Matthews for the resurfacing for 13.24 miles of roadway. Funding for these projects came from GDOT’s LMIG (Local Maintenance & Improvement Grant program) and the 2016 SPLOST. The following roadways were identified for resurfacing in the 2019 LMIG: Magnolia Trail – From Wood Road to the End […]

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THE SPALDING COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT ASSIST MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION WITH ANNUAL BOOT DRIVE SEPTEMBER 5-7, 2019

August 27th, 2019

Each year Spalding County fire fighters take to the streets as part of the Fill the Boot events across the country to help kids and adults with muscular dystrophy live longer and grow stronger. Every dollar raised through the Fill the Boot initiative helps the Muscular Dystrophy Association fund groundbreaking research, care for kids and […]

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SPALDING COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT AND GRIFFIN FIRE RESCUE JOIN WITH SAFE KIDS TO SPONSOR CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECKS

August 26th, 2019

The Spalding County Fire Department and Griffin Fire Rescue will join with Safe Kids Spalding of WellStar Spalding Regional Hospital to host a child car seat safety check event. The car seat safety checks are free, however, plan for the assessment to take at least 30 minutes per car seat. The children should also attend […]

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SPALDING COUNTY RECEIVES ACCG – GROUP HEALTH BENEFITS PROGRAM HEALTH PROMOTION & WELLBEING GRANT

August 26th, 2019

ATLANTA, GA (August 2019) – Spalding County was recently awarded the ACCG – Group Health Benefits Program Health Promotion & Wellbeing Grant by ACCG, Georgia’s County Association. Spalding County is one of 38 members to receive the Health Promotion & Wellbeing Grant based on its commitment to employee health and demonstrated collaboration with other community […]

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FAIRMONT COMMUNITY CENTER TO HOST “INSPIRED BY GREATNESS” WITH GUEST OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST, WYOMIA TYUS

August 26th, 2019

Spalding County Parks and Leisure Services will host a free community event with honored guest, Olympic Gold Medalist, Wyomia Tyus. This event, sponsored by Fairmont Alumni and many other community partners, will inspire youth, families and all who attend. Fairmont Community Center 241 Blanton Avenue, Griffin, GA 30223 770-467-4758 Friday, September 20th, 2019 4:00 p.m. […]

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SPALDING COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT RECEIVES GRANT FUNDING FROM WALMART COMMUNITY GRANTS

August 20th, 2019

In July 2019 the Spalding County Fire Department applied for a grant from the Walmart Community Grant Program. This program is a highly competitive program receiving more than 150,000 applications each year. Walmart and Walmart Foundation are committed to providing opportunities for organizations to improve the communities they serve. Spalding County Fire Department was awarded […]

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SPALDING COUNTY OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY / EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT:

August 20th, 2019

September is National Preparedness month and serves as a reminder that every resident of Spalding County should take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, learn and worship. The Spalding County Office of Homeland Security / Emergency Management asks that everyone […]

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UGA EXTENSION SPALDING COUNTY TO HOST EGG CANDLING CLASS

August 20th, 2019

Georgia Department of Agriculture regulations require those selling eggs from backyard flocks to hold an Egg Candler’s certificate among other requirements. GDA personnel will discuss the requirements and lead participants through an egg candling exercise. The class is free to any interested Georgia resident. When: Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. At […]

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