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October 10, 2018 | News

UGA helping rural Georgia address healthcare needs

The University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government has launched two regional partnerships in south Georgia to address the growing need for healthcare workers in rural communities.

October 10, 2018 | News

Georgia's rural woes a big problem awaiting next governor

On a sweltering Wednesday morning in late September, scores of southwest Georgians filed into the gym of Stewart County's main elementary school. Every kind of resident who lives here -- teachers, tree farmers, librarians, paramedics and politicians -- convened to find answers to an exceedingly complex question: How can its struggling economy be revitalized?

October 10, 2018 | News

Lopez Is A Certified City Clerk

Vernice Thompson Lopez, who serves as city clerk for the City of Hazlehurst, has just earned all the continuing education requirements for the designation of Certified City Clerk.