Thu., July 10, 2014 4:13pm (EDT)

  • Tue., July 16, 2013 12:00pm
    Georgia will become one of 10 states to participate in a federal program aimed at improving the way students get free or reduced-price lunches at...
  • Mon., August 6, 2012 6:42pm
    Georgia students can expect to see more fruits and vegetables in their school lunches under new federal guidelines aimed at adding more nutrition to...
  • Thu., May 31, 2012 3:04pm
    With the arrival of summer break, more poor children could miss meals. Seamless Summer, a joint Georgia Department of Education and USDA program,...
  • Mon., December 19, 2011 8:14am
    More Georgia students than ever before are relying on federally subsidized school meals as families struggle to make ends meet in the sluggish...
  • Mon., October 3, 2011 12:00pm
    Some Georgia cafeterias are getting ahead of expected federal guidelines that virtually would banish the potato from school lunches. The US...
  • Wed., January 26, 2011 5:19pm
    President Obama's plan to freeze federal spending could have big budget implications in Georgia. The state is expected to spend about $11...
  • Mon., December 13, 2010 1:47pm
    A new law signed by President Obama Monday hopes to reverse the trend of childhood obesity. The $4.5 billion effort takes aim at school lunch...