Almost 200 parents from the Dougherty County School System had a conversation with community leaders at the Isabella Complex Center.
The Dougherty County School System, Phoebe Putney Hospital and Faith Based Initiative and other groups came together for the second conversation with parents.
The goal was to promote the importance of parental involvement at school. Breakfast was served to all parents who attended.
"Research shows 85% of kids finish high school when they're parents are involved." said DCSS Superintendent Dr. Joshua Murfree.
Board members are proposing a parent seminar every nine weeks of the school year.
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We're just over a week away from the annual Albany Christmas parade, and this year organizers need your help.
The Festival of Christmas Trees began Friday in Sycamore. Their goal is to spread holiday cheer by giving back to the community.
Local businesses spent Friday preparing for their busiest shopping day of the year -- Small Business Saturday.
With the holiday season upon us, it's important to think about your furry friends too.
People formed a line around the Best Buy in Valdosta just to get inside so they could take advantage of the sweet deals.