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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Winder-Barrow High School 272 N 5th Ave, Winder, GA30680 One of two high schools in the Barrow County School System, Winder-Barrow serves students living in the northern- and…More eastern-most portions of the county. Principal Al Darby oversees more than 1,600 students and 128 faculty members.
Barrow County Alternative School 905 Mulberry Rd, Winder, GA30680 The Barrow County Alternative School is located on the same campus as the Barrow PLC. The School offers…More educational programs to students with moderate-to-severe mental or physical disabilities. The Alternative School helps these students get the needed academic credits to graduate from high school.
Winder-Barrow Middle School 163 King St, Winder, GA30680 One of four middle schools in Barrow County School System, Winder-Barrow enrolls more than 700 students living in the…More northeast portion of the county, and employs 55 faculty members. The school's principal is Dr. Jennifer Wood.
Barrow County Probate Court 652 Barrow Park Dr, Winder, GA30680 This court provides services in the probating of estates, appoints and removes guardians of minors and incapacitated…More adults, issues marriage licenses, firearm permits, birth and death certificates and handles traffic citations. It is housed within the Barrow County Courthouse.
Barrow County Clerk of Courts 652 Barrow Park Dr, Winder, GA30680 The Barrow County clerk of courts handles real estate filings, oversees filings for civil cases, processes applications…More for notary publics, handles liens, records military discharges and provides applications for trade names.
Winder Barrow Realty 123 N Broad St, Winder, GA30680 Winder Barrow Realty is a realtor located on Broad Street in downtown Winder. They have been servicing the area…More for over 30 years. They specialize in residential and commercial land in Barrow, Jackson, Gwinnett, Clarke, Oconee, & Walton counties. Check the website for the featured neighborhoods section.
Barrow Dental Associates 197 W Candler St, Winder, GA30680 Barrow Dental Associates is a full-service dental practice on West Candler Street serving Barrow County and the…More surrounding communities. Led by Dr. Fay S. Burnett, this office specializes in family dental care and offers a wide range of services for patients of all ages. Services include comprehensive exams, cleanings, implant surgery and restorative treatments and procedures.
Barrow County Board of Elections and Registration 233 E Broad St, Winder, GA30680 Office duties for the Barrow County Board of Elections and Registration, housed in the county administration building,…More are handled by three full time county employees responsible for overseeing voter registration and the election process. The five-member board that meets monthly consists of two appointees from the Republican Party, two appointees from the Democratic Party and one appointee made by the Chief Judge of the Superior Court. The board is responsible for setting office policy. Barrow County's elections supervisor is Katherine Ferm.
Barrow County Stormwater Management 233 E Broad St, Winder, GA30680 Housed within the Barrow County Administration Building, the Stormwater Management department is responsible for keeping…More the county's waterways protected from the effects of stormwater pollution. The department focuses on informing residents of stormwater issues and implementing programs to monitor and maintain the quality of water entering county waterways.
Barrow County Health Department 233 E Broad St, Winder, GA30680 Part of the Northeast Health District, the Barrow County Health Department is one of 18 clinics in the 10 counties…More surrounding the city of Athens. The department offers immunizations, birth control, family planning services, screenings for cardiovascular disease, treatment for high blood pressure and diabetes, testing and treatment for AIDS, sexually transmitted diseases and tuberculosis and community health education.
Barrow County Senior Center 80 Lee St, Winder, GA30680 The center is operated by the Barrow County government and offers daily and monthly activities to area seniors, in…More addition to delivering meals. These daily activities include exercise, education on nutrition and health, entertainment and special area trips. The goal of the county's senior center is to involve seniors in all aspects of life so they can remain productive, dignified and self-sufficient.
Barrow County Schools Professional Development Center and Centra 440 Atlanta Hwy NW, Winder, GA30680 The administrative offices for Barrow County Schools are housed in the system's Professional Development Center. In…More addition to centralized registration for local students, the facility also houses the uperintendent's office and the following departments: teaching and learning, special education, student services, human resources, business services, technology, school nutrition and facilities. Monthly meetings of the Barrow County Board of Education are held here.
Barrow County Schools Transportation 266 Hal Jackson Rd, Winder, GA30680 The Barrow County Schools Transportation Department provides bus service for county students who live within the school…More district of the school they are attending, operating more than 100 buses covering more than 200 routes.
Barrow County Magistrate Court 652 Barrow Park Dr, Winder, GA30680 Barrow County's Magistrate Court is part of the overall county judicial system and has juridiction over civil claims of…More $15,000 or less, certain minor criminal offenses, distress warrants and dispossessory writs, county ordinance violations, deposit account fraud (bad checks), preliminary hearings and summons and arrest and search warrants. Claims can be brought against individuals, businesses or both. Chief Magistrate June Davis is responsible for assigning cases, setting court sessions and outlining policy for the court. This court is housed in the Barrow County Courthouse.
Barrow County Animal Control 616 Barrow Park Dr, Winder, GA30680 Barrow County Animal Control enforces state and local animal control laws, responding to residents' reports of strays…More and investigating complaints of animal cruelty, bites and potential rabies exposure. County animal control also provides temporary shelter for stray, unwanted and homeless animals and adopts out healthy pets. Adoption fees are $35 for male cats, $50 for female cats, $45 for male dogs and $60 for female dogs. Animals that are already spayed or neutered can be adopted for $25.