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School system to get $6 million in pandemic relief funding

January 13, 2021

All of the details are yet to be known, but the Grady County Board of Education learned Tuesday night that the system has been awarded $6 million in federal funding in the form of pandemic relief. Last spring, the school system received $1.5 million in federal funds that officials have yet to spend completely, according…

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Local schools will remain open, for now

January 13, 2021

Grady County Schools are continuing to be aggressive in the number of students they send home to quarantine due to potential exposure to the coronavirus, and this week the number reached an all-time high of more than 400 while the number of positive students inched up during the second week of school after Christmas break.…

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Voting laws, criminal justice reform highlight 2021 General Assembly agenda

January 13, 2021

Legislative leaders are promising to tackle two issues that dominated the news in Georgia and across the nation when the 2021 General Assembly session opened on Monday. Weeks of protests and legal challenges sparked by President-elect Joe Biden’s razor-thin victory over President Donald Trump in Georgia and other battleground states have prompted a call for…

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