Jarrard installed as head of Georgia Army National Guard
By W. WINSTON SKINNER email@example.com Brig. Gen. Joe Jarrard, part of a military family with Coweta roots, is the new commander of the Georgia Army National Guard. Jarrard, 44, was installed in the post -- also known as the deputy adjutant general -- in ceremonies Friday at Hangar 1 at the Clay National Guard Center in Marietta. The Change of Command Ceremony installed both Jarrard in his post and Maj. Gen. Jim Butterworth as adjutant general of Georgia.