Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:19:54 GMT
With more than 30,000 claims reported, Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens has estimated that insured losses in the state from Hurricane Matthew reached $90 million by Wednesday. "Our preliminary estimate today is $90 million in damage across Georgia.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:35:15 GMT
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a rally last week. The Clinton campaign is expected to decide in the coming days whether to make a more aggressive play for states such as Georgia and Arizona.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:39:50 GMT
Mrs. Marie Adams King, age 88, of Carrollton, Georgia, peacefully passed away Friday, October 21, 2016, at The Oaks of Carrollton. A native of Carrollton, Mrs. King was born on February 11, 1928.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:45:10 GMT
Nothing captures the magic of Christmas quite like an outdoor light display. There's something about a spread of small, twinkly lights wrapped around trees that really brings the holiday to life.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:51:19 GMT
University Housing at the University of Georgia will hold its annual Haunted High-rises and Fall Festival event Wednesday from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Brumby Hall, Creswell Hall and Russell Hall. Children will have the opportunity to trick-or-treat, make fall crafts and enjoy both a haunted house and bouncy house.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:44:27 GMT
Courtesy of Wade Plantation One thousand mature pecan trees were uprooted during Hurricane Matthew at Wade Plantation in northern Screven County. Courtesy of Ray Hicks Wind and rain damaged up to half of the value of the cotton crop in South Georgia.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:53:36 GMT
It remains uncertain when Fort Pulaski will reopen to the public after Hurricane Matthew roared past the national monument two weeks ago, officials said. "The damage was pretty devastating," said Melissa Memory, Fort Pulaski National Monument superintendent.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 03:09:07 GMT
On Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 7 to 8 p.m., Genealogy Society of Cobb County Georgia will host their October meeting at First Presbyterian Church of Marietta.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:15:17 GMT
'All of these liars will be sued': Trump uses his own 'Gettysburg address' to promise legal action against sexual assault accusers NFL players' fury at the league for letting off wife-abusing Giants kicker: Outcry after Josh Brown is put on PAID leave after he admitted treating his wife like a 'slave' over years of abuse Trump cuts Hillary's lead in HALF to four points in latest poll, and 70% of Republicans believe vote rigging will hand Hillary victory U.S. soccer star Lauren Holiday, 28, has brain tumor successfully removed just one month after giving birth to her first child with pro basketball player husband Was Friday's massive hack mounted through BABY MONITORS? Investigators say attack could have relied on internet-connected household items to flood servers with traffic Hunt on for missing model, 20, who has been missing for a week after moving to New York to star in fashion shows ... (more)
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:24:42 GMT
Georgians must decide this fall whether the state can take over low-performing schools, a proposal backed by Republican Gov. Nathan Deal but fiercely opposed by education groups. For parents, teachers and others, the divide over Amendment 1 on November ballots is emotionally charged.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:28:38 GMT
The Georgia Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture is offering up to $60,500 in scholarships to Georgia students pursuing a degree related to agriculture, veterinary medicine, family and consumer sciences or a related field.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:37:09 GMT
Sunday is the 25th anniversary of Clarence Thomas being sworn in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. From his beginnings in Pin Point, Georgia, where he lived in a shanty without indoor plumbing during the Jim Crow era, he has become the longest-serving black justice on the nation's highest court.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:47:25 GMT
Friday night, law enforcement from across south Georgia were stopping cars and checking for impaired drivers, driver's license, and seat belt violations.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:01:11 GMT
The Georgia Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We want a US Navy Veteran, a mill worker, or any person who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Georgia to literally get the very best possible financial compensation for this rare cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. Unfortunately most people or families in Georgia dealing with mesothelioma will never see the very best possible financial compensation because they had no way to distinguish between the nation's most qualified attorneys and a cable TV mesothelioma law firm.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:53:59 GMT
More than 1,000 Columbus residents have voted in advance each day this week as the first weekend of early voting arrives. The weekend hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the community room on the ground floor of the City Services Center, 3111 Citizens Way, off Macon Road by the Columbus Public Library.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:53:58 GMT
They bite, you scratch, and the buzz in your ear is downright annoying. We're talking mosquitoes, and since Hurricane Matthew, we've seen a huge increase in these flying pests.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:45:13 GMT
Harris, 34, is charged ... Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina judge has been convicted of bribery after he offered beer and money to an officer in exchange for text messages from his wife's cellphone because he suspected she was... Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina judge has been convicted of bribery after he offered beer and money to an officer in exchange for text messages from his wife's cellphone because he suspected she was cheating... Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in the polls in Utah and drawing large crowds at rallies as he becomes the... Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in the polls in Utah and drawing large crowds at rallies as he becomes the conduit...