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Georgia Driver Services Prepares for Uptick in License Reinstatements, Online Options Save Time!
By Staff Report

Income tax season brings an uptick of customers visiting the Department of Driver Services (DDS) to use their tax refunds to reinstate their suspended driving privileges.  DDS Commissioner Spencer R. Moore reminds customers of a way to save valuable time – the Agency's Online License Reinstatement Services available at www.dds.georgia.gov.

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Steve SampsonLicensed Georgia Psychologist, Dr. Steve Sampson has been teaching social intelligence, conflict resolution, and interpersonal skills for over thirty years.

Demystifying Emotional Intelligence
By Katie Hart Smith
Staff Correspondent

“I’m at my wits end. Why don’t they understand how I feel?”

“I’m so frustrated; it’s like talking to a wall.”

“My relationship is falling apart. I’m the one putting all the effort into it. I’m exhausted.”

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motorcycleMobile Motorcycle License Testing at Forsyth Co. Motorcycle Safety Day

(Cumming, GA – April 2017) – The Georgia Motorcycle Safety Program, a part of the Georgia Department of Driver Services, is offering Mobile Motorcycle License Testing or Riders Skill Test (RST) at the 3rd Annual Forsyth County "Motorcycle Safety Day". 

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Gwinnett appoints principals for Central Gwinnett High School and Jackson Elementary

April 25, 2017 -  At its April meeting, the Gwinnett County Board of Education named two principals for the coming school year. Shane Orr, an associate principal at Central Gwinnett High School, has been named the new principal at the Lawrenceville school following the retirement of the current principal, Maryanne Grimes. Kara Dutton, the principal of Peachtree Elementary School will transfer to become the principal of Jackson Elementary as the current principal, Dr. Ruth Markham, retires.

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