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Parent group calls for ending Gwinnett school police program

by Arlinda Smith Broady, June 23, 2020 A parent-led grassroots organization has called for the removal of school resource officers from Gwinnett County Public Schools. In an open letter sent Thursday to Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks and board members, Marlyn Tillman, co-founder of the...

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Worrisome budget cuts ahead for the state’s health programs

by Andy Miller, June 22, 2020 The five support centers for people with mental health problems provide a good financial return for Georgia, their leaders say. The centers, funded by the state, prevent hospitalizations in state facilities, which can cost $600 a day, and offer other services for...

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