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2014-06-23 23:10:39

GreenCourt develops and supports the standards-compliant, statewide electronic filing system for Georgia’s trial courts. CARROLLTON, Ga. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Lt. Governor Casey Cagle presented the Excellence in Innovation Award to GreenCourt Legal Technologies, LLC (GreenCourt) at the company’s headquarters Monday. The award, created by Cagle, recognizes outstanding, innovative achievements by Georgia entrepreneurs. GreenCourt develops and supports the standards-compliant, statewide...

2014-06-23 23:09:33

Innovative Solar Systems is in the development stages of over 500MW’s of solar farm projects that will be located in various counties throughout Georgia for 2015. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Innovative Solar Systems is once again blazing paths to create more renewable energy in states like Georgia where ISS will quickly become the number one developer of utility scale solar farm projects in that state like they have become in other states like North Carolina where the company is...

2014-06-23 23:02:54

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) to expand its robust reclamation and recycling program to include a new Evergreen facility in Ringgold, Ga. The Berkshire Hathaway company will create at least 70 new full-time jobs and invest over $17 million into the facility. Dalton, Ga. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Georgia Governor Nathan Deal announced today that Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) will expand its robust reclamation and recycling program to include a new Evergreen facility in Ringgold, Ga....

2014-06-23 12:29:54

Arrow Exterminators Encourages Taking Precautions to Protect against Mosquito Infestations ATLANTA, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida and Georgia have confirmed cases of chikunguyna fever, a mosquito-borne illness that has migrated to the U.S. from the Caribbean and according to the CDC, a total of 80 cases have been reported nationwide as of June 17(th). Experts are concerned that conditions could be ideal for significant outbreak of this disease in the coming months as two of the...

2014-06-20 12:24:27

TUCKER, Ga., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Power EMC, the renewable energy supplier for 38 Georgia Electric Membership Corporations (EMCs), has reached an agreement to purchase the full output of a new 20 megawatt (MW) solar project planned for construction in southeast Georgia. The ground-mounted solar project will be constructed near Hazlehurst, Ga., in Jeff Davis County. It will be one of the largest solar generating facilities in Georgia. The solar array will occupy...

2014-06-20 08:21:54

ATLANTA, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarah Funderburk has been awarded the June, 2014 Chapter Champion Award from the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (www.prsageorgia.org) in recognition of her dedicated volunteer work for the chapter. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140619/119591 The award recognizes members who have significantly contributed to the chapter's success and is given monthly or when appropriate. She was presented with a certificate...

2014-06-19 23:19:47

Heartworm incidence is on the rise in the United States. Chattahoochee Animal Clinic located in Roswell, Georgia warns pet owners of the heartworm epidemic taking place in the Southeast. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 As the warm summer months approach, a hot topic in veterinary medicine re-emerges. The topic pertains to heartworm disease. Many pet owners are educated on this topic, however, the latest statistics and trends that were released by the GVMA (Georgia Veterinary Medical Association)...

2014-06-19 23:04:45

Latest Senate Poll conducted by Gravis Marketing in Georgia. (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Gravis Marketing, a nonpartisan research firm, conducted a random survey of 1140 Georgia likely Republican primary voters regarding Republican Senate candidates by automated calls to landlines, June 11 and 12, 2014. The poll carries a margin of error of ± 3%. Gravis contacted registered voters on voter lists provided by the State. In the latest Gravis Marketing poll David Perdue finished first...

2014-06-18 23:05:07

Ticket Down announces that tickets for Outkast at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta have been released to the general public. This well-known ticket exchange is offering their exclusive customer appreciation promo code OUTKAST-ATLANTA for added savings. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Tickets to Outkast in Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park on September 27th are now on sale at TicketDown.com. Find tickets starting at 10:00 a.m. today for Atlanta natives, Outkast. This popular...

2014-06-18 23:01:09

Awards Recognize Excellence in the Georgia Technology Community Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 TAG Diversity Society, an interest group within the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), announced the winner for the fourth annual TAG Diversity Awards. This year’s winner was chosen from 5 finalists:     Judy Agerton, AT&T     Darraugh Butler, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta     Lissiah Hundley, Cox...


Latest Georgia Reference Libraries

Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest
2013-11-21 14:10:15

The Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest located in northern Georgia comprises two United States National Forests, the Oconee National Forest and Chattahoochee National Forest. The combined total area of the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest is 866,468 acres, of which the Chattahoochee National Forest makes up 750,145 acres and the Oconee National forest makes up 116,232 acres. The county with the largest section of the forest is Rabun County, Georgia, which as 148,684 acres within its...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-16 13:29:14

Atlanta Georgia is located in the Southeast part of the United States, which supports a warmer summer with showers and thunderstorms. The winter months can be colder due to its higher elevation than the coastal cities of Georgia. Temperatures for Atlanta GA: January through February, which is the peak of winter for Atlanta, sees average lows around 30 with daytime highs near 50F. March and April show a warming trend as Spring sets in with March temps ranging from 40-60F while April's...

2012-06-14 09:57:12

Symbol: SITH2 Group: Dicot Family: Sapotaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   BUTH Bumelia thornei Cronquist Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:FL, GA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division  ...

2012-06-15 03:24:00

Symbol: NOGE Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:GA, SC Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class...

2012-06-15 06:36:56

Symbol: ILLO Group: Dicot Family: Aquifoliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   ILDEL Ilex decidua Walter var. longipes (Chapm. ex Trel.) H.E. Ahles   ILLOH Ilex longipes Chapm. ex Trel. var. hirsuta Lundell Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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