Georgia upgrades program to allow grocery delivery for SNAP benefits

Georgia is now one of 36 states that allows citizens who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits to order groceries online.

Grammy Award-Winning Artist Releases New Song “Get Up” in Support of Movement for Justice

Proceeds from the song will go to a 42,000-member national network of crime survivors that advocates for real public safety reforms and deeper investment in treatment and rehabilitation.   

Young Artists Claim Top Honors in 2020 Georgia Fish Art Contest

The 2020 National Fish Art Contest received over 5,000 entries from 47 states and 32 international countries. Check out the awesome work of the Georgia winners -->

CRD adds two vessels to offshore artificial reefs

All materials placed in reefs are meticulously cleaned and prepared prior to their sinking, and placement of reef materials is permitted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to ensure navigation safety. Check out the video showing what they did -->

Georgia shrimp season to open June 10

The opening also allows commercial and recreational cast netters, as well as persons using a beach seine, to harvest food shrimp.

15 People Killed in Memorial Day Holiday Travel Period Crashes

Statewide, Georgia State Troopers investigated 317 traffic crashes that resulted in 188 injuries.  Troopers also investigated nine fatal crashes which resulted in 11 traffic deaths. 

Ga DNR: Shellfish season to close June 1

This routine closure meets the requirements of Georgia’s Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp) [Can you pronounce that???] control plan, which protects public health.

Georgia Game Wardens Will Be Enforcing Boating Laws & Social Distancing Rules

Game Wardens across the state are gearing up for a very busy weekend on the lakes, rivers, beaches, and on State Parks.

“Buy Georgia Grown, Now More Than Ever” Campaign Launches

As part of the Georgia Department of Agriculture's (GDA) "Buy Georgia Grown, Now More Than Ever" campaign, Georgia Grown is partnering with local governments to connect produce farmers directly to consumers in highly populated areas.