Georgia Legislature Likely to Again Consider Merge of 3 HBCUs to Help Enrollment Numbers

Will the Georgia legislature push three Historically Black College & Universities (HBCU) in an effort to boost enrollment goals?

Georgia School District Ends “Team Chaplain,” Sponsored Prayer After Complaint

A school district in northwest Georgia has ended its partnership with a chaplain after complaints to the school system were filed at the end...

Carr Announces Prosecutor to Lead Human Trafficking Unit

Attorney General Chris Carr announced last week that Cobb County Assistant District Attorney (ADA) Hannah Palmquist has been hired to lead the Georgia Department...

COLUMN: Elected Officials Should Finish What They Start

OPINION: Jessica Szilagyi says elected officials shouldn't be able to so easily abandon a job they asked to have. She also says elected officials should have to help foot the bill when they cause special elections.

U.S. Senators File Bill to Cap Speeds of Tractor Trailers

Two legislators in the United States Senate have offered legislation that would cap the speed for 18-wheeler trucks in an attempt to save lives.

Democratic Party of Georgia Hires Experienced National Operative as Executive Director

A veteran of both Barack Obama’s and Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaigns, Hogan has spent nearly a decade working in progressive politics across the country as a national campaign strategist and grassroots organizer.

Records: Bryan County Mismanaging Funds Dedicated for Crime Victims

Hundreds of pages of documentation from a number of government entities in Bryan County indicate that money dedicated by state law to fund services...

Governor Kemp Heading to South Korea on Saturday

Kemp announced his plans to travel to South Korea for an economic development mission earlier this month. This is his first international trip since taking office.

Fmr. Commissioner’s Name Removed from Buildings as He Serves Time

The name of a former county commissioner is being erased from county buildings as he serves out his prison sentence. Former Henry County Commissioner Gary...

Kemp Appoints Police Chief as Commissioner of Insurance

Kemp appointed King to fill the seat vacated by Jim Beck, who was indicted on federal charges of wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering.