Category Archives: Government

Jury Duty Scam: Multiple Area Sheriff’s Departments Warn Against Fraudulent Calls

Decatur County Sheriff Wiley Griffin shared a Wednesday morning facebook post from his counterpart in Wakulla County Florida warning residents about an ongoing scam regarding jury duty. According to the post, a Wakulla County victim reported being contacted by a “Lt. Johnson” regarding warrants for failure to appear for jury duty.  The caller also told the victim that… Read More »

Governor Nathan Deal Presented with a 100 Percent Georgia Grown Cotton T-shirt

Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. Black presented Georgia State Governor Nathan Deal with a 100 percent Georgia Grown cotton t-shirt during a press conference held at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, March 20. The conference was held to announce a new line of Georgia Grown t-shirts grown and sewn locally in Georgia in partnership with the… Read More »




IRS: Hurricane Irma Victims in All of Georgia Now Eligible for Disaster Tax Relief

Hurricane Irma victims in the entire state of Georgia now have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. This includes an additional filing extension for taxpayers with valid extensions that run out on Oct. 16, and businesses with extensions that ran out… Read More »

NEWS: New Foundation Chairman, Inmate death in Houston County & Albany property taxes decrease

BAINBRIDGE (BSC) – Foundation chairman passes gavel in Tuesday ceremony TALLAHASSEE (WCTV) – Store manager arrested for drug sales TALLAHASSEE (WCTV) – Three men arrested in connection to January armed robbery DOTHAN (Dothan Eagle) – Alabama Corrections investigates inmate death at Houston County prison CHATSWORTH, GA (WCTV) – Federal investigators discover cause in July plane crash ALBANY (WALB)… Read More »