Gov. Kemp Announces Partnership With SANS Institute for Cyber Workforce Development

Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced Georgia's second year of partnership with the SANS Institute. This partnership will provide high school girls with the opportunity to develop their skills and explore careers in the cyber industry through Girls Go CyberStart.

Gov. Kemp Names Judicial Appointments

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced his selection of four judicial appointments in Bibb, DeKalb, and Gwinnett counties.

Gov. Kemp Names Twenty Appointments

Atlanta, GA – On Thursday, October 24th, Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for twenty (20) appointees to serve on various state boards, associations, commissions, and councils.

Gov. Kemp Applauds Contributors in Arts and Humanities

Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp today announced the recipients of the eighth annual Governor's Awards for the Arts and Humanities. The awards were presented in partnership with the Georgia Council for the Arts and Georgia Humanities.

Gov. Kemp, State School Supt. Woods Prioritize Educators with Teacher Listening Tour

Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian Kemp and State School Superintendent Richard Woods held listening sessions with 400 teachers and counselors this month at Georgia Gwinnett College [VIDEO], Valdosta State University, and the University of North Georgia to share ideas for improving the teacher pipeline, eliminating teaching barriers in the classroom, and creating better learning environments.

Judge Signs Order to Temporarily Close BD Covington, Cap Ethylene Oxide Emissions

Atlanta, GA - This morning in Newton County Superior Court, Judge Eugene Benton signed a Consent Order between Plaintiff Richard Dunn, Director of Georgia’s Environmental Protection Division (EPD), and Defendant Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD). Among several provisions, the Order temporarily closes BD’s Covington facility for air testing, imposes fugitive emissions caps, requires mandatory reports, and imposes deadlines for installation of enhanced pollution controls at BD’s medical sterilization facilities in Covington and Madison.

Parsons Corporation to Expand Operations at Georgia Cyber Center

Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Parsons Corporation, a leading cybersecurity technology provider, is expanding their operations at the Georgia Cyber Center by adding more than 80 new jobs.

Ball Corporation to Build New Manufacturing Facility in Floyd County, Create More Than 180 New Jobs

Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Ball Corporation, a provider of aluminum packaging for beverages, personal care, and household products, will expand its operations in Rome. The company will build a new aluminum cups manufacturing plant, creating more than 180 new jobs and investing more than $200 million in the project.

Dean Baldwin Painting to Build Hangar at Middle Georgia Regional Airport, Create 115 New Jobs in Macon-Bibb County

Atlanta, GA - Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Dean Baldwin Painting, a private company providing full strip and paint services for military and commercial aircraft, will invest $21,450,000 to build a new, four bay service hangar at the Middle Georgia Regional Airport, creating 115 new jobs in Macon-Bibb County.

Gov. Kemp Names Tasha Mosley Clayton Circuit District Attorney

ATLANTA – On October 10th, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced his selection of Tasha M. Mosley as the new District Attorney of the Clayton County Judicial Circuit. Mosley’s appointment fills the vacancy created by Tracy G. Lawson’s recent retirement. In accepting this appointment, Mosley leaves her long-time position as Clayton County’s Solicitor General.