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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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SPALDING COUNTY 4-H’ER CLAIRA KNAPP CHANGES LAW

August 20th, 2019

Spalding County 4-H’er Claira (Clair) Knapp has always had a love for chickens. When her family moved from Wisconsin to Georgia, she learned she could not take her chickens with her. So, before moving to Georgia, Claira’s family made the hard decision to give her chickens away to a nearby Bible Camp in Wisconsin. The […]

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SPALDING COUNTY LEISURE SERVICES TO OFFER MUSIC CLASSES FOR ADULTS AND YOUTH

August 19th, 2019

Youth PIANO and GUITAR classes and Adult MUSIC THERAPY classes will be held during the months of September and October at: City Park Community Center 601 Camp Northern Road Griffin, GA 30224 YOUTH PIANO AND GUITAR Ages 5-8 meet on Tuesdays at 7:00pm Ages 9-15 meet on Thursdays at 7:00pm Cost is $25 monthly per […]

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SPALDING COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS ANNOUNCES BRIDGE REPAIRS ON VAUGHN ROAD

August 19th, 2019

The Spalding County Public Works Department will be closing the Vaughn Road Bridge for much needed repairs. Vaughn Road will be closed for a minimum of 8 hours a day beginning Thursday, August 22nd through Friday, August 23rd and the closure will be from 8:00 AM and until 4:30 PM each day. Local traffic traveling […]

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UGA EXTENSION SPALDING COUNTY TO HOLD GEORGIA’S MOST UN-WANTED PEST

August 16th, 2019

On Monday, September 16, 2019 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. At: Griffin-Spalding County Library 800 Memorial Drive, Griffin, Georgia. Learn how invasive plants and animals can have a significant negative impact on the natural environment, economy, and human or animal health. This program will focus on some of the greatest threats posed to the State […]

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SPALDING COUNTY SENIOR CENTER TO HOST FALL FISHING EVENT

August 15th, 2019

The Spalding County Senior Center is excited to announce that their fall fishing event will be hosted on Friday, September 13, 2019 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 is $5.00 for Senior Center members and […]

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