Barrow County Community Emergency Response Team 222 Pleasant Hill Church Rd NE, Winder, GA30680 Members of the Barrow County Community Emergency Reponse Team, or CERT, are volunteers from within the Barrow community…More who are trained to assist professional emergency medical personnel during large natural disasters. In June 2006, the first six CERT members in Barrow County completed training and certification. In 2009, Barrow County had trained 54 people in the program. Training classes are held at Barrow County Fire and Emergency Services headquarters.
Barrow County District Attorney's Office 652 Barrow Park Dr, Winder, GA30680 District Attorney Brad Smith is Barrow County's chief prosecution officer responsible for prosecuting all crimes…More committed in the county. The county district attorney is an elected official that operates at the office located inside the Barrow County Courthouse.
Barrow Journal 77 E May St, Winder, GA30680 This weekly news publication serving Barrow County is owned by Mainstreet Newspapers, the oldest continually operating…More business in Jackson County. The Barrow Journal is one of six newspapers published by this organization and was launched in 2008. The Barrow Journal's editor is Chris Bridges.
Barrow County News 189 W Athens St, Winder, GA30680 This bi-weekly publication traces its origins back to 1893, prior to the Barrow County's existence, when a publication…More began serving the city of Winder, then part of Jackson County. In March 2000, that publication's successor's name was changed to the Barrow County News, which covers all of Barrow County. The newspaper publishes Wednesdays and Sundays and offers online news updated more frequently.
Barrow County Courthouse and Detention Center 652 Barrow Park Dr, Winder, GA30680 The Barrow County Courthouse and Detention Center, which relocated from the historic downtown courthouse in 2009, is…More located off Ga. Highway 211. The couthouse houses the county's magistrate and probate courts, the district attorney's office and the office for the clerk of superior court. The county detention center is also located at this site.
Keep Barrow Beautiful 233 E Broad St, Winder, GA30680 Keep Barrow Beautiful is a county organization that promotes quality of life through programs that address solid waste…More management, education surrounding natural resources, county beautification, stewardship and recycling. It is headed up by Shannon Navarre, whose office is located in the Barrow County Administration Building.