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Georgia Ranks 39th

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The Annie E. Casey Foundation released its latest national KIDS COUNT®Data Book on June 27, 2018. Georgia ranks 39th in the nation for overall child and family well-being—the first time our state has ranked higher than 40th since 2012.  Though Georgia’s children and families still …
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25 Things You should Know about Region 6

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Georgia Family Connection turned 25 in 2016, so we’re taking you on a journey—region by region—throughout our anniversary year to show you the landscape for children and families across our state. Read more

Sweets with a Purpose

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During the Christmas season, sweets are a necessary part of the festivities. But for one local group, the sweet treats are only one small part of their mission. These ladies have been sharing sweets with one another during the Christmas …
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Jones County News

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Housing Committee Explores School Renovation

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The Jones County Housing Committee is committed to community redevelopment projects that strengthen and revitalize the community.  The group recently traveled to Waynesboro to examine how this community accomplished such a goal.

Enrollment down slightly this school year

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Local Partnership reaches out to children and families

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Rebuilding Jones County Family Connection

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