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Georgia Profile

Known today as the "Peach State," Georgia, founded in 1733, is one of the original 13 states. It was named in honor of England's King George II. During the Civil War, the fall of Atlanta was a crucial turning point in the defeat of the South. Today, Atlanta, which became Georgia's capital in 1868, is a thriving city with major national corporations, and it is considered the economic and cultural center of the Southeast. The state flower is the Cherokee rose. ...Read more here: Georgia - The Peach State

Capital City:
Atlanta
Nickname:
Peach State / Goober state/ Empire State of the South
Motto:
Wisdom, justice, and moderation
Statehood:
January 2, 1788 (4th)
Origin of State's Name:
Named for King George II of England.
Largest Cities:
Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Macon, Albany
Border States:
Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Land Area:
57,919 sq. mi.; 21st largest
State Bird:
Brown Thrasher
State Flower:
Cherokee Rose (rosa laevigata)
State Tree:
Live oak (quercus virginiana)
State Song:
Georgia on My Mind

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Georgia Schools

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Elementary Schools

Thomasville Heights Elementary School
(404) 624-2077
1820 Henry Thomas Drive, Se
Atlanta, GA 30315
East Newton Elementary School
(770) 784-2973
2286 Dixie Road
Covington, GA 30014

Middle Schools

Perry Middle School
(478) 988-6285
1098 North Perry Parkway
Perry, GA 31069
Floyd Middle School
(770) 819-2453
4803 Floyd Road
Mableton, GA 30059

High Schools

Henry County Evening Academy
(678) 583-8856
120 East Lake Road
Mcdonough, GA 30252
Haralson County High School
(770) 574-7647
1655 Ga Highway 120
Tallapoosa, GA 30176

Sex Offender Information for Georgia

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Georgia, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.ganet.org/gbi/sorsch.cgi. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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