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2 hrs ago | Cross Roads News
Danah Craft, executive director of the Georgia Food Bank Association, said that while nonprofits are happy that people think about the disadvantaged during the holiday season when food is such a focus, hunger exists year-round.
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Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
6 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta
A lawyer for indicted state Sen. Don Balfour says the prosecution of his client is unconstitutional because it violates the separation of powers and violates the exclusive authority of the Senate to discipline its members.... A lawyer for indicted state Sen. Don Balfour is arguing the state's prosecution of his client is unconstitutional because it ... (more)
9 hrs ago | 11 Alive
The deaths of Emani Moss and Eric Forbes have served as a harsh wake-up call to lawmakers, shining a light on deep flaws in the state's child protection system.
14 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald
A hearing is set for arguments over an attempt by suspended Georgia state Sen. Don Balfour to have a judge dismiss the state's case against him.
Level II trauma facility: Generally can provide the same level of clinical care as a Level I, but usually does not have the focus on research, education and systems planning.
One of humanity's greatest figures has passed on. One of the greatest freedom fighters of all time has passed on.
The nation's rate of maternal mortality has steadily risen in recent years, and nowhere is that increase more evident than in Georgia.
Being here in Georgia for a while has made me more acutely aware than before of the particularly exotic and uninhibited brand of Republican officeholders this state now breeds.
Georgia's Republican insurance commissioner is stepping back from his claim that pre-existing medical conditions are similar to a car crash that is the driver's fault.
The Gray Jaycees Annual Lighted Christmas Parade is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 10, with the starting point and staging area once again at Ingles parking lot.
Talk about a wedge issue. Trucking company owner Mike Collins, one of six Republicans vying for Georgia's open 10th District, has gone where no other House candidate has gone before by attempting to perform Jean-Claude Van Damme's epic split between two Volvo trucks.
"Actually I met with the governor and we had a conversation on expanding Medicaid, and he was quite candid and said that was not the direction he wanted to go," said Winfred Dukes, Georgia Representative.
CIA personnel who testified Tuesday on the Benghazi attack provided new evidence that it was premeditated, telling lawmakers that the deadly mortar strike on the CIA annex began within minutes of a rescue team's arrival, Fox News has learned.
The nation's rate of maternal mortality has been steadily rising, and nowhere is that increase more evident than in Georgia.
State Sen. Gloria Butler and State Rep. Karen Bennett, will hold a town hall meeting today, Dec. 4, to discuss the Affordable Care Act.
Hallacy will make her candidacy official at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Georgia Rib Company restaurant, 4930 Davidson Road.