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On August 6, 2018, MADD Georgia Program Manager Cynthia Hagain celebrated 16 years of service to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Georgia.   Throughout her time with MADD, Cynthia has been a tireless advocate in MADD’s efforts to end drunk...
On July 14th, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Georgia honored lives lost and lives impacted by drunk and drugged driving at the Colquitt County Justice Center in Moultrie, GA for the MADD South Georgia Vigil and Butterfly Release.   Gary...
Purses Inc., a nonprofit in Thomasville, presented a plaque to representatives of MADD Georgia’s Colquitt County Chapter for their participation in the organizations Prom Squad Operation that took place on Saturday, March 5th. MADD has shared its message of the...
The 27th annual Hands Across the Border traffic enforcement campaign was held the week leading up to Memorial Day weekend. Georgia law enforcement and their fellow officers, troopers and deputies from Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, and Tennessee conducted joint road...
In 2010, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and the National Football League (NFL) joined forces to collaborate on player and employee programs, game day initiatives, community relations, and awareness programs to promote MADD’s efforts to prevent drunk driving.   Across...
In partnership with the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, Mothers Against Drunk Driving – Georgia (MADD Georgia) visited high schools across the state from Powder Springs to Savannah to share the dangers of drinking and driving. As a Statewide Sponsor...
Crash Anniversary: February 16, 2013 College student Emily Bowman was visiting friends in Athens, Georgia on February 16, 2013 when a senseless, preventable crash upended her life. Struck from behind as a pedestrian by a pickup truck, she was left...
11Alive’s “Why Guy” Jerry Carnes investigates questions viewers have about their local communities as part of 11Alive’s commitment to keep viewers fully informed. One viewer recently e-mailed 11Alive Why Guy Jerry Carnes to inquire about Atlanta’s ban on happy hour...
The MADD Georgia Walk Committee is pleased to launch the 2018 Mercedes-Benz Stadium 5K/Walk Like MADD to be held on September 15th, 2018 at 7:30am at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. REGISTER HERE Last year’s event drew a record 8,535 registrants and raised...
11Alive Investigative Reporter Rebecca Lindstrom has been following a story featuring a Fulton County State Magistrate Court judge that dismissed 27 DUI-related cases in just one day on December 12, 2017. A jury never heard any of the evidence in...