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Original Diversified Farming
County of Southeast

Cairo

Dedicated to improving the
quality of life for its residents.

GCEMS

Grady County Emergency
Medical Service

Downtown

Supporting our
local businesses.

Government

View the Board of Commissioners meeting schedule and agendas.

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Services

Grady County provides several services for our community.

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Public Safety

Keep up to date with information on Public Safety.

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Business

We support our local businesses.

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Grady

About Grady

Grady County, on the southwest border of Georgia, is the state's 139th county. Created in 1906 from portions of Decatur and Thomas counties, it was named after Henry W. Grady, prominent editor of the Atlanta Constitution and famed southern orator who widely prophesied the "New South."

  • Learn more about our History

    The City of Cairo was first chartered as a town in 1870 and as a city in 1906 and is located between Thomasville in Thomas County and Bainbridge in Decatur County.

  • Meet some of our Notable Natives

    Not only is Cairo and Grady County well known for our local high school's nickname, "The Syrupmakers", but we have also had our fair share of famous folks who have made their mark at the state, national and even international levels.

Emergency Notifications
Swift911

In our efforts to provide more reliable communications with Residents and Businesses in the Grady County, we have implemented Swiftreach Networks, Inc. as our Emergency Notification service provider.

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Tired Creek Lake (TCL)
Tired Creek Lake

A plan for a recreational lake in south Georgia that began decades ago will soon become a reality. A 960-acre fishing lake will stimulate the regional economy and promote recreational tourism to Grady County.

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Public Notices
09.30.2014
Red Ribbon Week October 19-25, 2014

Grady County celebrates Red Ribbon Drug Awareness Week. "Choose To Be Drug Free".

09.30.2014
Recreation News

Fall is here and we are gearing up for our Fall Sports here at Barber Park.

09.05.2014
Grady County Awarded Two More Grants

Gov. Nathan Deal announced that 82 Georgia communities will receive a total of $39.7 million in assistance to grow their local economies.

09.05.2014
Community HOME Investment Program

Commissioner Corbin has announced DCA's award of more than $10.2 million in grants to local communities...