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Georgia Governor Nathan Deal officially proclaims Jan. 5 ‘UGA Football Friday’

By Elaine Owen, Editor/BRES image by Gina Bell, BRES Asst. Principal ~~

Governor Nathan Deal supports the Bulldogs’ chase for a national championship.
Deal tweeted out a variety of pictures of support for the Georgia football team Thursday as the Bulldogs continue preparations for the College Football Playoff National Championship Game against Alabama Monday night.
The governor took his support from Twitter to official business, signing a proclamation Thursday afternoon in order to make Friday, Jan. 5 “UGA Football Friday,” during which the Bulldog Nation is encouraged to rep the red and black all day.
In Fannin County, Blue Ridge Elementary School teachers (below) followed the Governor’s lead and decked out in red and black, showing their support for our Dawgs!