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Chambliss applauds Georgia's charter schools

Chambliss applauds Georgia's charter schools

ATLANTA -- United States Senator Saxby Chambliss (R-Georgia) has expressed his support for Georgia's charter schools and applauded those working to expand the charter system on behalf of children, families and communities across the state.

The week of May 2 is National Charter Schools Week.

"Georgia's excellent charter school sector continues to raise the bar for educational standards, and I applaud the Georgia Charter Schools Association for their commitment to education," said Sen. Chambliss. "Charter schools' emphasis on empowering parents with public school choice, innovation and local control provide quality alternatives for many families, and they give our students a good foundation to succeed.

Rockdale County Delegation to Hold Town Hall Meeting

BUFORD – The Rockdale County Delegation will be holding a Town Hall Meeting at the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library in Conyers.

The Town Hall Meeting will inform residents of Rockdale County about issues being addressed during that current legislative session. Representatives Pam Stephenson, Dee Dawkins-Haigler, Pam Dickerson, Dar’shun Kendrick, Rick Jeffares and Ronald Ramsey will be in attendance at the meeting.  

This meeting will be held on March 12th at 10:30AM. Nancy Guinn Memorial Library is located at 864 Green Street, southwest.

 

DeKalb, Henry, Rockdale Legislators Speak to Voters

DeKalb, Henry, Rockdale Legislators Speak to Voters

(Atlanta, Ga.) - February 16, 2011 - Since January, more than forty Democratic legislators have hosted town hall meetings. Next week, three more Democrats add their names to the growing list of lawmakers taking their message to communities around the state.

Representatives Dee Dawkins-Haigler, Rahn Mayo and Pam Stephenson will co-host a town hall meeting Monday, February 21 at Martin Luther King High School in Lithonia, 6:30 p.m. Get the rest of the details on Brown Girl Next Door

Town Hall Meeting at the Rockdale Career Academy, January 8th

Town Hall Meeting at the Rockdale Career Academy, January 8th

On Saturday, January 8th, the Rockdale Delegation of the Georgia General Assembly will hold a Town Hall Meeting at the Rockdale Career Academy from 9:00-11:00 AM. 

State Representatives and Senators from Rockdale County will be in attendance. Rockdale Career Academy is located at 1064 Culpepper Drive, Southwest in Conyers.