Atlanta Police Department Pinning Ceremony
Congratulations to the men and women of the City of Atlanta Police Department on their recent promotions. Chief Erika Shields held a pinning ceremony for those who were promoted to the rank of Senior Police Officer, Investigator, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, Major and Deputy Chief [more]
Community Calendar May 2018
Upcoming local events for military, veterans, first responders and families Please confirm date, time and location of events prior to attending due to potential changes, errors or inclement weather. [more]
Woodstock Public Safety Foundation to Host 6th Annual Hustle for Heroes 5K
The Woodstock Public Safety Foundation is set to host the 6th annual Hustle for Heroes 5K run/walk to be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at the First Baptist Church of Woodstock (FBCW). Registration is now open to men, women, and children of all ages. [more]
I Like to Be in Control
“I like to be in control” would probably be the mantra for my life. I think that is a trait I inherited from my mom who was born in the Oklahoma territory. However, after 70 plus years on this earth, I have learned that being in control is a fantasy. All it takes to remind me of this truth is that medical diagnosis call or when death intrudes into my central fantasy. [more]
2018 National Vietnam War Veterans Day in Georgia
On March 29, 2018, the Honorable Nathan Deal, Governor of Georgia, joined the Georgia Department of Veterans Service in celebrating Georgia’s Vietnam War veterans in the first national anniversary celebration of Vietnam War Veterans Day. [more]
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