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State Bar of Georgia Salutes The Pro Bono All Stars of 2015

Each year, the Pro Bono Resource Center of the State Bar of Georgia salutes attorneys who demonstrated their commitment to equal access to justice by volunteering their time to represent low-income Georgians in Civil Pro Bono programs during 2015. The attorneys listed below are the Houston County Pro Bono All-Stars: Warner Robins:                                                  Perry: Jocelyn Daniell                                                      LaToya…
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Call for Volunteers for the Little League Southeastern Region Tournaments

The Little League’s Southeastern Region would like to introduce their Community Concessionaires Volunteer Program. They would like for Members of Houston County Bar Association to assist them in the operational and staffing needs of their Region Tournaments. Please find attached a copy of the letter and flyers received from the Little League’s Southeastern Region. If you are interested…
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2016 Law Day Ceremony

     The Houston County Bar Association hosted its annual Law Day celebration on May 3, 2016. The highlight of Law Day was the presentation of scholarships to the winners of the Annual Scholarship competition. The competition is open to graduating high school seniors from Houston County who will be entering college in the Fall. The students…
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2016 Georgia Legal Food Frenzy

The 5th Annual Georgia Legal Food Frenzy officially launched on April 18th! Thank you for joining over 270 firms, legal organizations, and in-house counsel in this friendly competition to reduce hunger. Over the past four years, the legal community has donated over 3.7 million pounds of food to Georgia’s 8 regional food banks. Last year…
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2016 Houston County Bar Scholarship Application

Application is now available for interested high school seniors who reside in Houston County to apply for the bar association 2016 Scholarships. Application materials due date has been changed from April 1st to April 8th, and the award ceremony will be held at the Houston County Superior Courthouse in Perry, GA on May 3, 2016.…
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Department of Justice – Civil Rights Division job postings

The Department of Justice – Civil Rights Division is seeking qualified applicants for the following positions. These position can also be found at the DOJ website: http://www.justice.gov/crt/employment Remarks Position Salary Closing Date NEW Chief Criminal Section ES-905 ($123,175 to $185,100 per year) 3/9/16 NEW Principal Deputy Chief Criminal Section ES-905 ($123,175 to $185,100 per year)…
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Bar President Monica Wilburn Appointed Warner Robins Municipal Court Judge

Houston County Bar President Monica Wilburn was recently appointed as a judge to the Warner Robins Municipal Court bench. Judge Wilburn joins Judges Fred Graham and Bo Adams as one of three judges presiding over the municipal court. The Warner Robins Municipal Court handles traffic offenses, violations of city ordinances, and other misdemeanor offenses occurring…
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Annual Holiday Luncheon Held December 15th

  The Houston County Bar Association hosted its annual Holiday Luncheon on Tuesday, December 15, 2015. Over 100 members, guests, and court officials attended. This event also provided an opportunity for the bar association to collect toys for local charities. This year the bar association contributed toys to Perry Volunteer Outreach, Toys for Tots, and…
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