Washington, D.C. – Rep. Tom Graves issued the following statement after Senate Democrats, led by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), shut down the federal government.
Chattahoochee Technical College representatives and local business partners join Paulding County College and Career Academy CEO Marores Perry and academy leaders recently in recognition of the December 2017 College and Career Academy TCSG Grant Announcement.
The Paulding Retired Educators Association held its January meeting on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at the Dallas First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Dr. Brian Otott, Superintendent of the Paulding County School District was our first speaker.
Georgia Heritage Bank is pleased to announce several employee promotions. “These individuals have been instrumental in our banking operations for many years,” said President Genevieve Cole. “They work tirelessly every day to represent our bank and focus on our customers. It is an honor to have them on our team.”
Ryan Hale, a financial advisor with the financial-services firm Edward Jones in Dallas Ga., and Melinda Mitchell, a branch office administrator, recently attended an invitation-only training opportunity at the firm’s headquarters in St. Louis.
Carroll EMC recently awarded grants to local educators to fund creative and innovative educational projects for students in their classrooms. Grants of up to $1,000 were awarded to public school teachers, teaching grades Pre-K – 12, for projects in any subject.
Superior Court Judge Dean Carlos Bucci of the Paulding Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S. D. Peterson in the appeal of Tenet Healthsystem GB, Inc. Atlanta Medical Center v. Thomas. The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on Jan. 8, 2018 during its 10:00 A.M. session.
Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) has awarded Georgia Highlands College the designation of a Top School in its 2018 Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education.
Deputies with the Uniform Patrol Division located three suspicious individuals in the area of GA SR 61 South and Mustang Drive in the evening hours. After a break, in this case, Deputies were able to secure warrants and make an arrest in the case.
House passed the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act (H.R. 2706), bipartisan legislation prohibiting the Department of Justice and federal banking regulators from forcing financial institutions to terminate customer accounts for political reasons.
The Governors Gun Club in Hiram Georgia welcomed friends and campaign supporters of State Rep. Paulette Rakestraw as she announced her candidacy for re-election. In attendance was Georgia House of Representatives Speaker, David Ralston, Rep. Howard Maxwell, Rep. Bill Heath and Rep. Mandi Ballinger as well as former Speaker of the House Glenn Richardson.
Paulding County Board of Commissioners last week approved George Jones to be Paulding’s DOT Director by a 5-0 vote during the board’s final 2017 regular session. Last week’s session was the final regular meeting of the BoC for 2017. The BoC will reconvene on the second Tuesday in January.
Reps. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) and Brendan F. Boyle (D-PA-13) today introduced the Procure PGMS for Israel Act (H.R. 4707), which would authorize the Department of Defense to add precision-guided munitions into the United States’ War Reserve Stockpile in Israel, enabling it to transfer the high-tech weaponry to Israel in the event of a conflict.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, from our family to yours. Thank you for allowing me the honor of once again serving you and your family in the Georgia House of Representatives, Micah Gravley, State Representative, District 67.