News for Thomasville GA - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Thomasville Georgia. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/thomasville-ga News for Thomasville GA - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/thomasville-ga https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 05 Dec 2022 18:38:56 -0600 Senate Runoff: Election Watchdog Groups Launch Effort To Ensure Each Precinct’s Votes Are Counted Once And Only Once Nonpartisan election transparency advocates aim to build voter confidence by ensuring errors similar to the missing memory card in the midterms in https://www.americantowns.com/news/senate-runoff-election-watchdog-groups-launch-effort-to-ensure-each-precincts-votes-are-counted-once-and-only-once-31499899-atlanta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senate-runoff-election-watchdog-groups-launch-effort-to-ensure-each-precincts-votes-are-counted-once-and-only-once-31499899-atlanta-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Honors Muscogee County Sheriff's Deputy Greg Countryman Jr. for His Heroism and Service to the Columbus Community Columbus, Ga.— This week, U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff honored Deputy Greg Countryman Jr. for his heroism and work to keep the Columbus community https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-muscogee-county-sheriffs-deputy-greg-countryman-jr-for-his-heroism-and-service-to-the-columbus-community-31499335-columbus-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-muscogee-county-sheriffs-deputy-greg-countryman-jr-for-his-heroism-and-service-to-the-columbus-community-31499335-columbus-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 NO WAY WALKER: Atlanta Community Leaders, Voters Take Stand Against Herschel Walker Today, leaders and voters in Atlanta held a press conference discussing how Walker’s long, damning pattern of lies, scams, and disturbing https://www.americantowns.com/news/no-way-walker-atlanta-community-leaders-voters-take-stand-against-herschel-walker-31499489-suwanee-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/no-way-walker-atlanta-community-leaders-voters-take-stand-against-herschel-walker-31499489-suwanee-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Honors Coalición de Líderes Latinos Founder for Leadership to Dalton Community Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff is honoring the Founder and CEO of Coalición de Líderes Latinos, America https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-coalicion-de-lideres-latinos-founder-for-leadership-to-dalton-community-31499339-cartersville-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-coalicion-de-lideres-latinos-founder-for-leadership-to-dalton-community-31499339-cartersville-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Mayor Van Johnson Kicks Off GOTV Weekend in Savannah Today, Savannah Mayor Van Johnson joined over one hundred Democratic volunteers to get out the vote in Chatham County ahead of Election Day, December https://www.americantowns.com/news/mayor-van-johnson-kicks-off-gotv-weekend-in-savannah-31499494-snellville-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/mayor-van-johnson-kicks-off-gotv-weekend-in-savannah-31499494-snellville-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Georgia Democrats’ Chair Nikema Williams Kicks Off GOTV Weekend in Columbus Today, Congresswoman Nikema Williams joined dozens of Democratic volunteers in Columbus to get out the vote in Muscogee County ahead of Election Day, https://www.americantowns.com/news/georgia-democrats-chair-nikema-williams-kicks-off-gotv-weekend-in-columbus-31499497-waycross-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/georgia-democrats-chair-nikema-williams-kicks-off-gotv-weekend-in-columbus-31499497-waycross-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 WHAT THEY'RE SAYING: Herschel Walker "Doesn't Have The Capacity To Land A Closing Message," Continues "To Be Hit By Damaging News" AJC: “Walker’s campaign has been beneath Georgia voters” Washington Post: “Walker doesn’t have the capacity to land a https://www.americantowns.com/news/what-theyre-saying-herschel-walker-doesnt-have-the-capacity-to-land-a-closing-message-continues-to-be-hit-by-damaging-news-31499501-acworth-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/what-theyre-saying-herschel-walker-doesnt-have-the-capacity-to-land-a-closing-message-continues-to-be-hit-by-damaging-news-31499501-acworth-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Reverend Warnock Secures Federal Resources to Bolster Students' Internet Access, Close the Homework Gap Today, Senator Reverend Warnock announced the Federal Communications Commission will bring over $5 million in federal investments to improve https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-secures-federal-resources-to-bolster-students-internet-access-close-the-homework-gap-31499331-watkinsville-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-reverend-warnock-secures-federal-resources-to-bolster-students-internet-access-close-the-homework-gap-31499331-watkinsville-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Honors Dr. Carlos del Río for Heroic Infectious Disease Work Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff is honoring Dr. Carlos del Río, MD’s outstanding service to Georgia and the nation https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-dr-carlos-del-rio-for-heroic-infectious-disease-work-31499342-griffin-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-dr-carlos-del-rio-for-heroic-infectious-disease-work-31499342-griffin-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Honors Community Leader and Farmer Marty McLendon for His Service to Southwest Georgia Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff is honoring Marty McLendon for his work in Georgia’s agricultural community in the https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-community-leader-and-farmer-marty-mclendon-for-his-service-to-southwest-georgia-31499348-conyers-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-community-leader-and-farmer-marty-mclendon-for-his-service-to-southwest-georgia-31499348-conyers-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Ossoff Honors Senior Citizens, Inc. President Patti Lyons for Service to Coastal Georgia Community Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff is honoring Patti Lyons for her 25 years of service to the Coastal Georgia Community in the https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-senior-citizens-inc-president-patti-lyons-for-service-to-coastal-georgia-community-31499351-pooler-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-ossoff-honors-senior-citizens-inc-president-patti-lyons-for-service-to-coastal-georgia-community-31499351-pooler-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Democratic Party of Georgia Statement on DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee Voting to Recommend Georgia As Early Primary State Today, after the Democratic National Committee’s Rules and Bylaws Committee voted to recommend Georgia as one of five early presidential primary https://www.americantowns.com/news/democratic-party-of-georgia-statement-on-dnc-rules-and-bylaws-committee-voting-to-recommend-georgia-as-early-primary-state-31499504-hinesville-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/democratic-party-of-georgia-statement-on-dnc-rules-and-bylaws-committee-voting-to-recommend-georgia-as-early-primary-state-31499504-hinesville-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Walker Aligns Himself With The Most Dangerous Elements Of The GOP In Closing Pitch In the final week of the runoff, Herschel turns to Kanye West, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Ted Cruz, and Lindsey Graham to boost his campaign Atlanta https://www.americantowns.com/news/walker-aligns-himself-with-the-most-dangerous-elements-of-the-gop-in-closing-pitch-31499507-dawsonville-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/walker-aligns-himself-with-the-most-dangerous-elements-of-the-gop-in-closing-pitch-31499507-dawsonville-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Congressman Bishop Welcomes Job Corps Students To Washington, Honored With Leadership Award WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02), co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Job Corps Caucus received the https://www.americantowns.com/news/congressman-bishop-welcomes-job-corps-students-to-washington-honored-with-leadership-award-31499619-valdosta-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/congressman-bishop-welcomes-job-corps-students-to-washington-honored-with-leadership-award-31499619-valdosta-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Reps. David Scott, Hill, Kuster, Luetkemeyer and Casten to FHFA: Modernize Capital Rules "An abrupt cutoff of advances could adversely impact many community banks and impair credit access for millions of small businesses, consumers, and https://www.americantowns.com/news/reps-david-scott-hill-kuster-luetkemeyer-and-casten-to-fhfa-modernize-capital-rules-31499723-jonesboro-ga.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/reps-david-scott-hill-kuster-luetkemeyer-and-casten-to-fhfa-modernize-capital-rules-31499723-jonesboro-ga.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600