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March 14, 2017 | Spotlight
Newly elected city leaders successfully complete initial training

Newly elected city leaders successfully complete initial training

City leaders gain insight to help them successfully address challenges of governing through training the Institute provides in partnership with the Georgia Municipal Association.

March 14, 2017 | News

Benita Dodd: Sunshine Week a reminder that Transparency is still clouded

March 12-18 is Sunshine Week. Launched in 2005, the initiative promotes open government and pushes back against "excessive official secrecy."

March 14, 2017 | News

Art Dunning: Higher education, economic development and the future of Southwest Georgia

Many years ago, there was an advertising campaign that declared, "It's not your father's Oldsmobile." Targeting younger buyers, Oldsmobile, a company that had rested on its laurels for decades, realized that the market was changing.