Piedmont Walton Gives $1,500 Sponsorships to Local High School Athletic Programs

Piedmont Walton Hospital recently donated more than $10,000 to local high school athletic departments. Walnut Grove High School, Loganville High School, George Walton Academy, Trinity Prep School, Monroe Area High School, Social Circle High School and Loganville Christian Academy each received a sponsorship check in the amount of $1,500 to support the schools’ sports programs. […]

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Free Outdoor Fun to Celebrate National Hunting & Fishing Day

Time to celebrate! National Hunting and Fishing Day is held every year on the fourth Saturday of September. This year, on Sept. 25, plan to attend and participate at any of the FREE scheduled events, encourages the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD).  “National Hunting and Fishing Day events are a great way […]

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Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month at the Conyers Latin Festival 2021

This October 3 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Unidos will host a Hispanic culture celebration in the city of Conyers. As part of the commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the 5th edition of the Conyers Latin Festival will be held on Sunday, October 3rd. The event will feature various activities typical of the Latin […]

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Celebra el Mes Nacional de la Herencia Hispana en el Festival Latino de Conyers 2021

Este 3 de octubre de 11 a.m. a 6 p.m., la ciudad de Conyers, será sede de la cultura hispana en Georgia En el marco de la conmemoración del mes de la herencia hispana, el domingo 3 de octubre, se llevará a cabo la 5ta. edición del Festival Latino de Conyers (Conyers Latin Festival). Evento […]

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Piedmont Rockdale Starts Construction on New Patient Care Area

Updates to Other Patient Care and Support Departments Piedmont Rockdale Hospital recently celebrated the start of its $12.6 million expansion and renovation project. The construction, which began in July, includes completing a new 21-bed in-patient unit along with planned renovations to the hospital’s kitchen, two of its existing medical floors, replacing the roof on Building […]

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Georgia’s Graduating Class of 2021 Sees Significant Increase in Scores

Graduating Class is fourth in state history to beat national average on SAT For the fourth year in a row, Georgia public-school students outperformed their counterparts in the nation’s public schools on the SAT, recording a mean score of 1077 — 39 points higher than the national average for public-school students.  Georgia’s public-school class of […]

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Gov. Kemp Announces HOPE Scholarship Has Helped More Than 2 Million Georgians

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced the HOPE (Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally) Scholarship Program has helped more than 2 million Georgia students pursue post-secondary education in Georgia. “The HOPE Scholarship Program has been a game-changer for our state and helped over 2 million Georgia students achieve greater opportunity,” said Governor Kemp. “With more than $12.6 billion awarded, […]

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Governor Appoints 20 to the Georgia Tourism Foundation

Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced 20 appointments to the Georgia Tourism Foundation. Governor Kemp highlighted the important role of the Georgia Tourism Foundation Board of Directors during his remarks Wednesday at the 2021 Georgia Governor’s Tourism Conference presented by Explore Georgia, the tourism division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD). “I’m excited […]

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Piedmont Newton Welcomes Two New Gastroenterologists

Michael Cheng, M.D., and Gregory Gibson, M.D., join Piedmont Physicians Gastroenterology Newton Piedmont Newton Hospital and Piedmont Physicians Group are pleased to announce that gastroenterologists, Michael Cheng, M.D., and Gregory Gibson, M.D., have joined Piedmont Physicians Gastroenterology Newton. Their office is located at 5126 Hospital Drive, Suite 101 in Covington. Dr. Cheng Dr. Cheng is […]

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Piedmont Fayette Partners with Fayette County Schools for Project SEARCH

Piedmont Fayette Hospital recently announced that Project SEARCH, an internship program in partnership with Fayette County Schools, has returned for the 2021-2022 school year. Project SEARCH’s primary focus is to secure competitive employment for high functioning individuals with learning differences. The Project SEARCH program is a nine-month internship program, divided into three-month rotations in three […]

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