The Georgia Center for the Book has selected the works of 22 prizewinning authors and illustrators with Georgia connections to be named to the 2014 lists of "Books All Georgians Should Read" and "Books All Young Georgians Should Read."
Houston County First Grader Awarded $5,529 for College Savings, Centerville Public Library Awarded $1,529
6-year-old Molly Kate McDevitt has been named this year's Path2College 529 Plan Summer Reading Program Sweepstakes winner.
IMLS has awarded GPLS a $249,895 National Leadership Grant to develop a customized early literacy program within libraries to reach parents of young children.
On the recommendation of the Governor's Office of Planning and Budget, GPLS is reorganizing the Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) program both to save money and to achieve greater levels of participation in the coming years.
The new issue of Georgia County Government features great coverage of the way public libraries are building better communities through and impacting people's lives.