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Welcome to Lamar County!

Welcome to Lamar County, Georgia, a place of growth and development filled with tradition and small town values. Lamar County, with rolling landscapes and pecan and pine trees, is a fantastic place to raise your family, start your business, or establish an industry. Home is Just Better Here!

 Lamar County Notifications


Georgia County Officials Appointed to National Leadership Positions

NACo President Mary Ann Borgeson recently announced the 2019-2020 NACo Committee Presidential Appointments. Among her appointments were Lamar County Commissioner Nancy Thrash. Commissioner Thrash will serve on the following committees representing Lamar County.
Vice Chair Vice Chair Vice Chair Information Technology Telecommunications & Technology Veterans & Military Services
Please click on the link below to access the form for the Blue Reflective Light Signs: Blue 911 sign letter 2019
THE 4-H WILDLIFE HABITAT EDUCATION THE WILDLIFE EDUCATION PROGRAM (WHEP) teaches 4-H’ers  about wildlife species, the foods they eat and where they live. 4-H’ers can get involved with WHEY by joining the team and competing in the State contest on October 26th at Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton, Ga. Please call the Lamar County Extension Agency at 770-358-5163 for more information.
Notice to Property Owners and Occupants concerning visits to your Property. Georgia Law (OCGA § 48-5-264.1) requires property owners and occupants be provided reasonable notice prior to a site visit conducted by or on behalf of the Lamar County Board of Assessors In accordance with this law, please be advised that the Lamar County Appraisal Staff will be visiting properties in the North Western part of the County. The purpose of this visit will be to verify correctness of the improvements in our records. The appraiser will only gather necessary property information and take photographs. The appraiser will have a photo identification badge and will be driving an appropriately marked vehicle. If the appraiser is not allowed access to your property, estimations will be performed. If there is any question about the identity of the appraiser, or if there are any questions regarding the visit, do not hesitate to contact the Lamar County Assessor’s Office at 770-358-5161.
Eady Creek Road is closed to thru traffic for repairs this week.  
LAMAR COUNTY HAS “1” Position Open Recreation Specialist  
EARLY VOTING AT THE ADMINISTRATION OFFICE  FOR THE CITY OF  MILNER   Voting Information for the November 5, 2019 General Municipal & Special Election For City of Milner Residents Only The voter registration deadline for the November 5, 2019 General Municipal & Special Election was Monday, October 7, 2019. Early Voting: Lamar County Board of Elections and Registration Office, 408 Thomaston Street Suite D, Barnesville, GA 30204: Monday, October 14, 2019 through Friday, November 1, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Remember, there is no voting the Monday before the election.
  • The Milner polling location will be open on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • For more information or to request an absentee ballot, please call (770) 358-5235.


FOR CITY COUNCIL:                                                      FOR CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL ELECTION
  • Helen Palacios                                                          Wayne Inglett
  • Jerry Smith                                                                Skip Seda
  • Vickie W. Smith
  • Fred Stephens
  • Regina Stephens
  • Betty T. Wilson

Time is running out on the pecan order.  Please come by an pay for your pecans and let me know how many to order for you.  These delicious pecans are so good and we are selling them for $12/lb.!  118 Academy Drive, Ste. A | Barnesville, GA 30204  phone: 770-358-5163   email : uge2171@uga.edu