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TRUMP POWER: Georgia Reports Lowest Unemployment Rate In 17 Years

TASNIM SHAMMA  Georgia’s unemployment rate was 4.1 percent last month, the lowest level since 2001. State Department of Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said industries added 10,000 jobs since last year. [Read More]

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Deputies arrest wife of Clayton County Sheriff’s opponent

By: Aungelique Proctor  CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. – A candidate for Clayton County Sheriff said current Sheriff Victor Hill crossed the line when he had his wife arrested Wednesday. Robert Hawes recorded the [Read More]

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Election Security Becomes A Political Issue In Georgia Governor’s Race

By JOHNNY KAUFFMAN In the fall of 2016, as reports of Russian-backed hacking of state election systems were surfacing, Georgia’s Secretary of State, Brian Kemp, rejected federal offers of help [Read More]

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Back From North Korea: Remains of Toccoa soldier home again

From Fox 5 Atlanta TOCCOA, Ga. – The remains of a Georgia soldier who died in the Korean War are finally coming home. Army Cpl. Terrell J. Fuller was reported missing in 1951 [Read More]

Georgia & City News

Bus Rapid Transit: Burden Reduced on Taxpayers

Originally published by the Georgia Public Policy Foundation (georgiapolicy.org) By Dave Emanuel Relatively few people use public transit but everyone pays for it. No public transportation system in the country [Read More]

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Louisiana Man Arrested For Dekalb County Murder

From AP HOUMA, La. (AP) – A Louisiana man is accused in a killing in Georgia and a shooting in his hometown. Houma police tell The Courier and Daily Comet that [Read More]

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Drivers say improperly parked MARTA buses create dangerous conditions

By: Rikki Klaus ATLANTA – Drivers said MARTA buses are making a new intersection dangerous. They said buses stopped outside of designated bus lanes are causing a blind spot. It’s a [Read More]

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Forbes: 6 Georgia Companies Among Best Employers For Women

By Deb Belt, Patch National Staff Forbes’ first ranking of best employers for women includes six Georgia companies. ATLANTA, GA — Six Georgia companies are among the best employers in the country [Read More]