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ABAC Unveils Michael D. Chason ABAC History Room

November 11, 2021

TIFTON, Georgia—With one delicate pull on an appropriately colored ABAC green cloth, the Michael D. Chason ABAC History Room recently became a reality at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. ABAC President David Bridges said the college named the room in honor of longtime Director of Public Relations Mike Chason because of his many contributions during his…

Senator Reverend Warnock Introduces Landmark Legislation To Provide Black WWII Veterans, Descendants Full G.I. Bill Benefits 

November 11, 2021

New bill would provide the families of Black veterans of World War II a transferable benefit that their descendants can use to attend college, secure housing, start businesses and build generational wealth   The son of a veteran, Senator Reverend Warnock has worked diligently in Washington to strengthen federal resources for active servicemembers, their families…

VSU Odum Library Commemorates World AIDS Day With Mixed Media Exhibit 

November 11, 2021

VALDOSTA, Georgia — The Valdosta State University Odum Library, in partnership with Georgia Equality and VSU Campus Pride, will commemorate World AIDS Day with “AIDS at 40: A Retrospection” Nov. 18 through Dec. 15. The mixed media art exhibit is free of charge and open to the public. “AIDS at 40: A Retrospection” features the following:…

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Check Out the Latest Trout Stocking Report!

August 1, 2021

GEORGIA – The Georgia DNR Wildlife Resources Division (Fisheries Management Section) and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service stock streams with trout for anglers to enjoy. The number of trout stocked and the stocking frequency depend on a stream’s fishing pressure, accessibility, and water conditions. View our weekly stocking report to see the most current stocking…

Latest Georgia Hunting Information

July 29, 2021

GEORGIA – Where can you find the latest Georgia hunting information? You can find it online, on the app, and in print because the 2021-2022 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is now available, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.   This guide provides important information on season dates, bag limits,…

Challenge Your Angling Skills With the Georgia Bass Slam

July 20, 2021

GEORGIA – Catch five different black bass species and you have a Georgia Bass Slam! This program recognizes anglers with the knowledge and skill to catch different species of bass in a variety of habitats across the state, while also stimulating interest in the conservation and management of black bass and their habitats, according to…

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