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In Georgia History

Department of Juvenile Justice

Georgia’s Department of Children and Youth Services had a new name and mission by virtue of legislation that became effective on this day. The 1997 General Assembly decided to change the agency’s name to Department of Juvenile Justice, in part...
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In Their Own Words

Letter Described Siege of St. Augustine

From Anastasia [Eustatia] Island in the harbor of St. Augustine [see map], Capt. Norbury wrote Walter Hayter on the status of the siege of the Spanish fortress, the Castillo de San Marcos: “I have just time to acquaint you that...
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