Friday, May 24 2013 9:30 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:30:13 GMT
Information from GA Pundit- Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield soldiers began Memorial Day observances Thursday. Several Gold Star Families - who like the Bookers have lost a family member to conflictMore >>
Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield soldiers began Memorial Day observances Thursday. In 2013, Georgia lost 26 armed services members who gave their lives for us and their names were read in the State Capitol as part of our observance of Memorial Day.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 9:01 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:01:21 GMT
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Legal woes are piling up for the leader of Georgia's Democratic Party. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://bit.ly/199UTSo) that a lawsuit filed in Gwinnett CountyMore >>
A lawsuit filed in Gwinnett County this week accuses Mike Berlon of failing to distribute nearly $1 million from a trust he created for a friend and his son.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:45:38 GMT
A Cordele man is out of jail tonight, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from his former employer. Crisp County Investigators say 25-year-old James Aultman stole more than $10,000More >>
A Cordele man is out of jail tonight, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from his former employer.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:40 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:40:13 GMT
Albany Police are putting on a free gospel concert this weekend. It's free, but they will accept donations to fund the department's annual community picnic in June. Musical artists from around SouthMore >>
Albany Police are putting on a free gospel concert this weekend.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:35 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:35:30 GMT
A couple of South Georgia mayors attended a forum at the Albany Civil Rights Institute to enlighten the public on how city governments run, Thursday. Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard and Baconton Mayor AnnetteMore >>
A couple of South Georgia mayors attended a forum at the Albany Civil Rights Institute to enlighten the public on how city governments run, Thursday.More >>
Voters in several south Georgia counties went to the polls Tuesday.
A liquor by the drink referendum was on the ballot in Quitman. It passed 121 to 100.Restaurants who pay for special permits will be able to sell alcoholic drinks.
The city of Alapaha has a new mayor.Mayor Joel Dixon resigned and moved away not long after winning re-election last year.
Waymond Smith will replace him after narrowly beating Phillip Hoffman.Smith resigned his seat on the Alapaha city council to run for mayor. Now, his brother will replace him.
Timothy Smith defeated Kenneth Griner in the Post 3 race.
Dawson city council member Gail Rakel will remain in office after an unusual re-vote. She defeated Willie Lou Williams.In November she lost to Williams by one vote, but a court ordered the election be held again because some people voted in the wrong ward.
Voters in Ben Hill County overwhelmingly approved an extension to the local option sales tax. It's expected to bring in more than $15.5 million that will be split evenly between the county and the City of Fitzgerald.
An easy win for the sales tax in Crisp County. Of nearly one thousand voters, only 63 voted no.
A sales tax referendum in Thomas County, however, did not pass. It would have raised money for a new courthouse.It lost by just 21 votes.