BRASELTON - Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 class of the Braselton Citizens Academy. <br />
The classes are held from May to October on the third Thursday of each month from 6:00-8:00. There are also optional other days for special tours and law enforcement ride-alongs.<br />
Classes cover all aspects of Braselton's government structure and responsibilities. <br />
Applications will be accepted through May 2.
Georgia Republicans on Saturday backed passage of a state law preventing government infringement on religious beliefs, which opponents say could be used as a shield for discriminating against gay or transgender people.