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Two men, one black and one white, burst into the Petro Store at the intersection of Highway 200 and Highway 45 Sunday night, and attacked the clerk, stealing money. The victim told authorities that theMore >>
Two men, one black and one white, burst into the Petro Store at the intersection of Highway 200 and Highway 45 Sunday night, and attacked the clerk, stealing money.More >>
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Monday, May 20 2013 10:45 AM EDT2013-05-20 14:45:59 GMT
Thomasville Police Officers responded to Walmart in reference to a shoplifting Sunday night. Employees told police a man left the store with a shopping cart full of items without paying. The employeesMore >>
Thomasville Police Officers responded to Walmart in reference to a shoplifting Sunday night. Employees said the man pulled knife and began swing it at them. He then ran to a vehicle parked in the parking lot and attempted to leave however, but the car would not start, so he took off running.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:30 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:30:40 GMT
By PAMELA SAMPSON AP Business Writer BANGKOK (AP) - The price of oil fell Monday ahead of the release later this week of economic data from the U.S. and China, the world's two largest economies, andMore >>
The price of oil fell Monday ahead of the release later this week of economic data from the U.S. and China. Benchmark crude for June delivery was down 55 cents to $95.47 a barrel, but gas in East Albany was $3.42 this morning....More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:03 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:03:02 GMT
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana. Deputies responded to a complaint at Jose Sanchez's house on Highway 129 North Friday. AuthoritiesMore >>
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana.
ATLANTA, GA (WALB) – Georgia Secretary of State, Brian Kemp, will participate in two panel discussions at the National Association of Secretaries Winter Conference in Washington, D. C. to present Georgia's Successful Photo ID and Corporate ID Theft Prevention.
Here is the full press release from the Secretary of State News
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced Friday that he will participate in two panel discussions at the annual National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) Winter Conference on Saturday, February 12 and Sunday, February 13 in Washington, D.C.
On Saturday, February 12, Secretary Kemp will appear on a panel titled Corporate Identity Theft - State Experiences and Proposed Solutions.
He will discuss the implementation of e-government solutions in the Secretary of State's Corporations Division, including an e-mail notification system to prevent corporate ID theft and fraud and a new Corporate ID Theft Resources website.
On Sunday, February 13, Secretary Kemp will appear on a Voter Participation panel to present information about Georgia's successful Photo ID law for in-person voting.
Kemp's presentation will cover various facets of the Photo ID law including the voting process and the free Voter Identification Card, the agency's statewide, multi-media outreach and education campaign, and victories in against numerous legal challenges.
Secretary Kemp said, "One of our key goals is to constantly seek new ways to implement technologies in each agency division.
Our numerous additions to the Corporations Division's functionality allow us to communicate more efficiently with businesses, reduce costs for Georgia taxpayers, and prevent corporate identity theft."
"I am also proud that Georgia's numerous election fraud prevention laws, programs, and e-government resources, which include Photo ID for in-person voting, form a national model for election security," Kemp added.
Brian Kemp has been Secretary of State since January, 2010. Among the office's wide-ranging responsibilities, the Secretary of State is charged with conducting efficient and secure elections, the registration of corporations, and the regulation of securities and professional license holders.
The office also oversees the Georgia Archives and the Capitol Museum.
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