The Georgia First Amendment Foundation and the Transparency Project of Georgia have announced a new partnership to advocate for greater transparency in the way public officials do the peoples’ business.
The governor will stop an increase in the motor fuel tax scheduled to go into effect July 1.
With scattered storms expected throughout the state this week, Georgia Power officials have offered the following tips to help customers be prepared “before,” “during,” and “after” a storm:
Throwing stars, Ak-47, fake grenades and knife concealed in toothpaste discovered at other airports
Officers found and confiscated a “stun gun” from one traveler at the world’s busiest airport, according to the TSA’s “Week In Review” report on items found at U.S. airports.
Mickey Rooney's best known role was that of Andy Hardy
The TMZ celebrity website reported late Sunday night that 93-year-old actor Mockey Rooney had died.
With a vote of 171-4, a proposal to allow for the use of medical marijuana in Georgia passes the state House of Representatives.
The search for a missing Hampton woman ended Monday afternoon after a search for her whereabouts stretched into Clayton County.
The search for a missing Hampton woman stretched into Monday morning as police disbanded their mobile command post and began looking for her in Clayton County.
Executive sessions don’t trump First Amendment
Attorney David Hudson said elected officials do not give up their First Amendment rights to free speech simply because they hold office or take part in an executive session.
Grassroots effort advocates for open government
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Board of REALTORS has released its November Market Brief on residential housing statistics for 11 area counties in metro-Atlanta that includes Henry and Clayton counties. Market Brief, compiled by RealValuator, provides a regionally focused synopsis of monthly sales and home prices for single family residential properties.
Administrators at Elite Scholars Academy in Morrow learned this week that the school was named a 2012 Georgia School of Excellence.
Clayton County Public Schools entered into an inter-agency governance agreement with Clayton County Juvenile Court this week on how the two agencies will handle school offenses.
Analysis: U.S. South, West most affected
Georgia is right in the middle of the area affected as the number of U.S. families struggling with poverty despite parents being employed continued to grow in 2011. More people returned to work but mostly at lower-paying service jobs, an analysis released this week shows.