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November 17, 2022 | News

City Wins Budget Award + City Manager Selected For Symposium

Maria Hampton, the Douglasville city manager, has been selected to participate in a National Forum for Black Public Administrators.

November 9, 2022 | News

Tres Thomas, Lorris Smith are top finalists for Covington city manager job

Two finalists have been named for the Covington city manager position -- Emory "Tres" Thomas III, who is currently serving as interim city manager, and Lorri H. Smith, chief financial officer and comptroller for the Georgia Department of Public Safety.

November 7, 2022 | News

UGA Provides Tools for Rural Community Engagement and Economic Success

In rural areas of Georgia, like Grady County, losing young adults to schools and jobs in other cities and states can break the succession of community leaders, which are vital to future success.