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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...

2014-06-17 23:10:11

The National Logistics & Distribution Conference (NLDC) announces the appointment of Michelle Livingstone, Vice President - Transportation for The Home Depot, and Mike Orr, Senior Vice President of Operations & Logistics for Genuine Parts Company, to the NLDC Board of Advisors. NLDC is a supply chain leadership development summit for senior-level supply chain executives. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 The National Logistics & Distribution Conference (NLDC) announces...

2014-06-17 23:09:51

Patient education site features diabetes animations and handouts in multiple languages. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Nucleus Medical Media, in partnership with Gwinnett Medical Center, produced the latest development in responsive patient education sites, the Managing Diabetes portal. Gwinnett Medical Center will use the site to educate diabetes patients on topics like checking blood sugar level, using an insulin pen, and managing diabetes on sick days. Nucleus Medical Media Director...

2014-06-17 12:21:15

68,000 square-foot facility traces Delta's history and the development of commercial aviation ATLANTA, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today celebrated the grand opening of the new Delta Flight Museum, a 68,000 square-foot facility located at the airline's world headquarters in Atlanta. The museum traces Delta's history and the development of commercial aviation. The grand opening event marked Delta's 85th anniversary of passenger service, dating back to...

2014-06-17 08:24:34

IMAX Signs Agreement with Country's Marquee Cinema Project to Open First IMAX® Theatre in Georgia BARCELONA, Spain, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the 2014 CineEurope Conference, IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX; TSX: IMX) and Cavea Cinemas, the fastest-growing cinema chain in South Caucasus, announced an agreement to install an IMAX(®) theatre at the exhibitor's new ten-screen multiplex - the largest in the region - located at the Eastpoint Shopping Mall in Tbilisi. The deal...


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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