Villa Rica Mayor Questions Governor’s Order Re: Local Mask Mandates

Villa Rica Mayor Gil McDougal on Thursday suggested the city of gold’s mask mandate for everyone inside city government buildings remains in effect, despite Georgia Governor Brian Kemp’s order Wednesday banning local governments from requiring masks on public property. Last Thursday, McDougal issued the executive order requiring city employees to wear masks on the job […]

Carroll County Board of Education Announces a Proposed Tax Increase

(Carrollton, Ga. –  July 16, 2020) The Carroll County Board of Education today announces its intention to increase the 2020 property taxes it will levy this year by 2.89 percentage over the rollback millage rate. Each year, the board of tax assessors is required to review the assessed value for property tax purposes of taxable […]

State Grant To Bring High Speed Internet Access To Portion Of Cleburne County

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday announced that a portion of Cleburne County will benefit from the 2.9 million dollars worth of grants issued to help companies bring high-speed internet access to seven communities. “The covid-19 pandemic further emphasized how essential broadband services are to the unserved and underserved residents of Alabama,” Ivey said. Internet […]