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Social Platform Connects, Rewards Fitness Lovers

December 13, 2013

Whether training for a marathon or looking for motivation to take a daily walk, fitness enthusiasts can turn to a new tool that uses the power of community and a little friendly competition to get people moving.

Local Artist Brightens Habersham Co. Health Department

December 13, 2013

If you ever meet Leo Gehrtz, you will hear stories that show his deep love for his wife, family, God and country. And if you see his artwork, you will find he has another deep love: painting scenes of the north Georgia area and its history.

Grant Expands Georgia Newborn Screening

December 13, 2013

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) has been awarded $600,000 to add a critical test to its Newborn Screening program. This grant will allow Georgia to test all babies born in the state for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID).