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Latest Georgia Emergency Management Agency Stories

2013-09-03 12:30:27

Collaboration Timed to State's Participation in National Preparedness Month ALPHARETTA, Ga., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In observance of National Preparedness Month, Verizon Wireless is working with Georgia Emergency Management Agency's (GEMA) Ready Georgia campaign throughout September to educate consumers about how best to prepare themselves for emergencies. GEMA and Verizon Wireless leadership announced the collaboration during an event at an Atlanta-area Verizon Wireless store this...

2008-06-21 15:00:23

By Emily Stranger, The Brunswick News, Ga. Jun. 21--The director of the Glynn County Emergency Management Agency has resigned his position to avoid any potential complications with his campaign for a county commission post. Capt. Richard Strickland tendered his resignation Friday. He is in a three-man Republican contest for the At-Large County Commission post that will be vacated by commissioner Cap Fendig, who is retiring at the end of this year. "I didn't want to have any...