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Cobb County, GA

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  • Cobb County Public Library Library service began in Cobb County with the Marietta Young Men's Debating and Library Association in 1874.
  • Smyrna Public Library is the only city operated library in the state of Georgia and has provided service to the residents of  Smyrna for 70 years. 

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Cherokee County, GA

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Libraries

  • Library System Residents of Cherokee County have access to the six public libraries in the Sequoyah Regional Library System as well as to the collection of the Cherokee County Law Library.

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Entertainment

  • Ann Litrel Art is a gallery and working studio, with works in progress changing from month to month. Ann Litrel Art is open by appointment, and also weekly at advertised hours.
  • Historic Canton Theatre played the best motion pictures that had been produced at the time. It was described as a thoroughly modern sound and movie palace, with all the comfort, light and cheer that denotes a first class picture theatre housed in the larger cities.
  • Media Center occupies a historically significant property in downtown Canton.
  • The Arts Alliance The purpose of AAOG is to further the growth and development of visual arts in Cherokee County and the surrounding area.
  • The Right Wing Tavern located in Old Town Woodstock's historic train depot, opened for business Thanksgiving weekend of 2006.
Paulding County, GA

Hospitals

  • Wellstar Health System
  • WellStar Paulding Hospital Dallas and our surrounding area has one award-winning hospital (WellStar Paulding Hospital), over 70 medical doctors, 12 dentists, 17 chiropractors, a 136-bed nursing home, and two assisted living facilities.

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Law Enforcement

  • Health Department Services Offered: Immunization Services Daily (children and adults); WIC; Pregnancy Testing and referrals; Premarital Blood Test and other
  • Sheriff's Department The Sheriff's Department is actively seeking qualified applicants for Deputy Sheriff positions

Library

  • Paulding County Public Library Public libraries are for everyone and are a vital resource for any thriving community. From bestsellers to financial reports, from audio books to educational videos, from electronic information resources to children's story times, allow us to meet your informational, recreational, and educational needs.

Parks

  • Mt. Tabor Park Park Amenities: 4 lighted tennis courts, 4 baseball - softball fields, 1 gym, 1 racquetball court, 1 aerobics room, community building, 1 1/2 acre lake, walking trail and multi-age playground
  • Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site Picketts Mill is one of the best preserved Civil War battlefields in the nation. Visitors can travel roads used by Federal and Confederate troops, see earthworks constructed by these men, and walk through the same ravine where hundreds died.
  • Sara Babb Park Park Amenities: 4 lighted tennis courts, 2 baseball - softball fields, 12 horseshoe courts, swimming pool, 2 picnic shelters and 1 tot lot

Entertainment

  • Creekside Golf and Country Club 18-hole semi-private golf course.
  • Dallas Theater The aim of the Dallas Theater is to bring entertaining, educational, and enlightening performing arts to Paulding County residents and provide a professional and personable venue experience for our audience, rental clients and performers
  • The Paulding County Historical Society & Museum Our Purpose: provide the most interesting "field trip" for every one to enjoy, to discover, collect, and preserve all materials related to Paulding County and neighboring counties, to promote historical research
  • The Paulding Fine Arts Association The Paulding Fine Arts Association, Inc. is a non-profit organization created in 1982 to provide the citizens of Paulding County with opportunities to experience the arts on all levels through observation, education and participation
Fulton County, GA

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  • Clerk to the Commission is appointed by the Board of Commissioners to prepare and sound the agenda, keep the minutes of all Board meetings, provide research of Commission records, and assist the Board with administrative and legislative functions.
  • County Attorney offers an excellent opportunity for attorneys to become immediately and directly involved in a variety
  • District Attorney is to prosecute professionally and competently all felony crimes on behalf of the citizens of Fulton County and the State of Georgia
  • Fulton County Fire Department To provide fire, life safety and support services that are relationship-focused and results oriented
  • Fulton County Marshal's Department was created to serve the public by enforcing the Orders, Writs and Precepts of the State and Magistrate Courts of Fulton County and other courts of competent judicial authority.
  • Fulton County Police Department is to prosecute professionally and competently all felony crimes on behalf of the citizens of Fulton County and the State of Georgia
  • Superior Court Administration
  • Superior Court Clerk Our goal for this office has been modernization and customer service responsiveness.
  • Tax Assessor The mission of the Board of Assessors is to prepare a fair and equitable real and personal property tax digest annually, pursuant to Georgia State Law and all applicable State Regulations.
  • Tax Commissioner is responsible for the billing and collection of real and personal taxes for the City of Atlanta and Fulton County.

Library

  • Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System We provide public access to the Knowledge Network to improve, enhance, and empower lives in our community, region and world.
  • Law Library there is no access to justice without access to legal information

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Entertainment

  • Alliance Theatre As the premier theatre of the Southeast, the Alliance Theatre sets the highest artistic standards, creating the powerful experience of shared theatre for diverse people.
  • Atlanta Botanical Garden The mission of the Atlanta Botanical Garden is to develop and maintain plant collections for display, education, research, conservation and enjoyment.
  • Atlanta Opera strives to present opera productions of the highest standards possible, while fostering education about the art form and encouraging its growth with services and programs designed to fill the needs of the community.
  • Barbara Archer Gallery We specialize in work by long-recognized masters and innovative new works by a select group of emerging artists.
  • Capitol City Opera Company was formed in 1983 to provide Atlanta area classically trained singers the opportunity to learn and perform complete opera roles and to continue to develop their post-graduate vocal and acting skills on a professional level. 
  • Cerulean Fine Art Gallery is a working studio specializing in original contemporary paintings, both conceptual and neo-impressionist landscapes and figurative works.
  • Georgia Aquarium Now is the perfect time to experience the worlds largest aquarium and one of the feature Atlanta attractions!
  • Madison Gallery
  • Saltworks Gallery
  • Taylor Clark Gallery Through the years Taylor Clark has developed into a gallery owned and run by three generations, and remains focused on personal customer service, quality art pieces and fine custom framing. The gallery is based in Baton Rouge but serves clients both natio
  • Theater at Emory
  • Zoo Atlanta We strive to inspire the citizens of Atlanta and Georgia and all visitors to the Zoo to value wildlife on Earth and to help safeguard existing species through conservation. 
Bartow County, GA

Law Enforcement

  • District Attorney
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Bartow County EMS was established in January, 1971. Our department has 38 full-time and 20 part-time employees. All of our ambulances are fully ALS staffed. We operate six trucks a day out of 4 stations.
  • Emergency Services Our purpose is to prevent loss of  life and property during a disaster through public education.
  • Fire Department Bartow County Fire Department operates a total of 13 stations providing fire protection for the unincorporated areas of Bartow County as well as for the cities of Kingston, Euharlee, Taylorsville, Emerson and White.
  • Tax Commissioner The Tax Commissioners Office serves as agent of the State Revenue Commissioner for the registration of motor vehicles and performing all functions relating to billing, collecting, disbursing, and accounting for ad valorem taxes collected in the county.

Library

  • Bartow County Library System The Bartow County Library System provides all citizens of the county with resources and services to help meet their informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs.
  • Bartow Public Library We will  try to add as much to as we can, everything from new books and audio-visuals, to reader's advisory, program notes, anything we can think of.  In the process, we'll learn, so please bear with us as we go forward...

Transportation

  • Bartow County Transit Bartow County Transit is the lead agency and primary provider of human services and general public transportation service in Bartow County.
  • Bartow Municipal Airport The Bartow Municipal Airport and Industrial Park is located on U.S. 17 just North of Bartow, Florida. Access to the facilities is varied as the park boasts a Municipal Airport, four-lane highway frontage and a railroad spur.
  • Citrus Connection the Citrus Connection picks up and delivers more than 6,000 people to work, play, school and other destinations every day. It provides specialized transportation for citizens who are unable to use regular service.

Parks

Entertainment

  • Historic L.B. Brown House and Museum To preserve the historic L.B. Brown House for use as a museum to help educate the public about the significant contributions made by African-Americans to Florida's history and to serve as the site for the L. B. Brown Heritage Conference and Festival, which seeks to provide a principal forum for outstanding scholars and fun-filled entertainment.
  • MayFest The Adairsville Downtown Development Authority celebrate Adairsville's heritage with a series of free, public activities during the month of May. This annual event is called MayFest.
  • Polk County Historical Museum The Museum serves the Polk County Community through special events, volunteer opportunities, and educational programs. The Museum exhibits and programs continue to grow and change as new information and artifacts become available.
  • Rose Lawn Museum Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973, this beautifully restored Victorian mansion, now owned by Bartow County and operated as a house museum, was once the home of nationally renowned evangelist Samuel Porter Jones, for whom Nashville's Union Gospel Tabernacle (Ryman Auditorium) was built.
  • the Bartow History Center Come visit the Bartow History Center! We offer many resources for the history buff and casual visitor alike.
  • The Grand Theatre We are getting close to announcing our shows for the upcoming season. Current season ticket holders will have until the end of August to renew or change their seats.
Pickens County, GA

Hospitals

  • Piedmont Mountainside Hospital
  • Georgia Mountains Hospice Inc. Georgia Mountains Hospice exists to help people with life-limiting illnesses.
  • Mountainside Piedmont Hospital Piedmont Mountainside Hospital (formally Mountainside Medical Center) has been serving the citizens of Jasper, Georgia, and its surrounding communities for over 35 years. Our 35-bed, acute care facility combines the technology you need and personal care you expect from your local hospital.
  • Pickens County Health Department The Pickens County Health Department is an integral part of the quality health care system in Pickens County, and provides core public health services and innovative health care solutions for residents of our community. The Health Department works to protect and improve the health of all citizens and to make our community a safe and healthy place to live.
  • Pregnancy Crisis Center Our trained consultants are available 24/7 to listen to your concerns and to answer your questions about pregnancy, abortion and related issues.

Law Enforcement

  • E911 Administration
  • Sheriff's Department The Pickens County Sheriff's Department is a State of Georgia agency assigned to the county for purposes of budget and finance, but mandated and regulated by the Georgia Constitution.

Library

  • Pickens County Public Library The Sequoyah Regional Library System, in cooperation with the Georgia Humanities Council, will host the local showing of Key Ingredients: America by Food , a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition which delves into the historical, regional and social traditions that merge in everyday meals and celebrations of the American table.

Parks

  • Disharoon Swim Club With its lake, sandy beach and free form pool, the swim club is sure to please everyone.
  • Golf Club Our 27-hole championship golf course, designed by Joe Lee, has mountain peaks for a backdrop

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Forsyth County, GA

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  • Coroner's Office Our mission is to maintain the highest standard of professionalism and integrity in determining the cause and manner of death while maintaining respect for the grieving families in their time of need.
  • District Attorney The mission of the District Attorney is to represent the state of Georgia in the Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit as mandated by the Constitution of the State and numerous statutes of the Official Code of Georgia including both criminal and civil court appearances.
  • Forsyth County Sheriff's office The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office is charged with the responsibility of serving and protecting our citizens and visitors.
  • Magistrate Court Magistrate Court has jurisdiction over all civil claims of $15,000 or less; distress warrants and dispossessory writs; county ordinance violations; bad checks; preliminary hearings; summons, arrest warrants and search warrants and an expanded jurisdiction of certain misdemeanors.

Transportation

  • Atlanta Airport Atlanta Airport (40 miles) service by Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air Jamaica, AirTran, America West, American, ASA, British Airways, Continental, Comair, Corporate, Delta, Frontier, Hooters, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Midwest, Northwest, South African, United, US Airways. Home of Phoenix Air Group, an international light jet transport service.
  • FCDAR (Forsyth County Dial-a-Ride) Forsyth County Dial-A-Ride operates five vans. All are equipped with lifts for wheelchair service.
  • The Georgia Department of Transportation The Georgia Department of Transportations team of motivated professionals and quality-driven management will maintain and improve mobility by providing a safe, seamless, intermodal, environmentally-sensitive transportation system.

Parks

  • Bennett Park Forsyth County's first county park was created in 1978 by the Board of County Commissioners, on 19 acres of land donated by the Bennett Family.
  • Central Park 5-Youth Baseball/Softball Fields, 4-Adult Softball Fields, 3-Soccer Fields, 8-Tennis Courts, 27-Hole Disc Golf Course, Playground, Picnic Pavilion, Mountain Bike Trail & Recreation Center.
  • Charleston Park Charleston Park, located off GA Hwy 369, is one of Forsyth Countys newest leased Parks from the Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Coal Mountain Park 8-Youth Baseball/Softball Fields, 1-Soccer Field, 2-Tennis Courts, 2-Playgrounds, Walking Trail, Picnic Pavilion and new Community Building.
  • Midway Park 7-Youth Baseball/Softball Fields, 1-Football Field, 1-Soccer Field, 2-Tennis Courts, Playground, Walking Trail, Picnic Pavilion & Community Building with Kitchen.

Entertainment

  • Fairgrounds From the first fair in 1995 to the many events it host today, the City of Cumming Fairgrounds bring a  new level of entertainment to the City of Cumming each year.
  • Sawnee Mountain Preserve and Visitor Center Located just 40 miles north of Atlanta in Cumming, Georgia, Sawnee Mountain Preserve provides visitors with 963 acres of scenic passive space and a new Visitor Center.
  • South Forsyth Soccer Complex 4-Lighted Soccer Fields, 1-Practice Field, Picnic Shelter, Concession & Restrooms.