Fur-Ever Home for the Holidays
Dec11

Fur-Ever Home for the Holidays

Gordon County Animal Control is now providing adoptions at a reduced cost for the remainder of December. The new owner will also receive a gift bag (while supplies last) and a certificate for spay/neuter services, rabies shot, and a microchip implant. Along with the reduced adoption cost for the month of December, Gordon County Animal Control will host a Saturday adoption day on December 22, 2018, from 10 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the...

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Gordon County Winter Weather Preparedness Week is Dec. 10-14
Dec11

Gordon County Winter Weather Preparedness Week is Dec. 10-14

Gordon County is using December 10-14 as Winter Weather Preparedness Week to encourage citizens to prepare for possible inclement weather emergencies this winter. “Winter Weather Preparedness Week is a great time for Gordon County residents and businesses to prepare for all potential winter hazards,” said Courtney Taylor, Director of Gordon County Emergency Management. “Since winter weather can be unpredictable, we’re providing this...

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Georgia House District 5 Special Election
Dec10

Georgia House District 5 Special Election

Gordon County will have a special election on January 8th, 2019 for Georgia House District 5 after the passing of State Representative John Meadows.  A runoff, if needed, shall be held on February 5, 2019. Wednesday, December 12, 2018 is the last day to register to vote for all persons who are not registered to vote and who desire to vote in the special election.  Early Voting will begin on Monday, December 17th, 2018 and will end on...

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Roads Closed due to High Water
Dec10

Roads Closed due to High Water

The following roads are closed as of 12/10/2018 at 4:00 p.m. due to high water: Langford Road Thomas Bluff Water Tank Road Beamer Bottom Portions of other roads also have high water crossing one lane and have been marked with cones. Please use caution on all roadways with water crossing the road. Turn Around Don’t Drown....

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Free Hotline and Website for Provisional Ballots
Nov14

Free Hotline and Website for Provisional Ballots

On the morning of Tuesday, November 13, 2018, U.S. District Court Judge Amy Totenberg ordered, among several items, that the Secretary of State’s Office direct every county election superintendent to publicize the Secretary of State’s free access hotline and website on the county and county elections office’s websites. The Secretary of State’s Office has established a secure website and free-access telephone number...

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Gordon County Moves from Code Red to Hyper-Reach
Sep17

Gordon County Moves from Code Red to Hyper-Reach

Telephone-based mass notifications systems are used by thousands of public safety agencies across the U.S. to warn citizens about local emergencies, hazards and other threats. Gordon County announces they have selected Hyper-Reach to help bring this same life-saving capability to the area. This will be to replace the current CodeRed system. Hyper-Reach is a state of the art mass emergency notification system designed specifically for...

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