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Georgia mayors push for urgency as time runs short for 2020 census

Time is running out to be counted, and Georgia's local leaders are calling on residents to make sure they are signed up. The deadline to...

Joe Biden launches new ad blitz In Georgia aimed at Black voters

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is launching a new slate of ads in Georgia Tuesday aimed at Black voters in the state, as his campaign expands...

Northern senators say Sonny Perdue’s trade-war relief favors South’s farmers

U.S. Department of Agriculture Commissioner and former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue drew withering criticism this week from senators from northern farming states who complain...

Downgraded hurricane Sally to cross Georgia with soaking rains, stiff winds

Georgians are urged to stay alert late Wednesday as the remnants of Hurricane Sally are forecast to slide westward across the state with heavy...

Health officials blame prison for COVID outbreak in rural SE Georgia

An error in COVID-19 data reporting has obscured an outbreak in a Georgia prison and in the community surrounding it. The count of coronavirus cases...

Kemp order opens path for long-term care residents to host family, friends

More visitors will be allowed into long-term care facilities under new state guidelines issued late Tuesday. Gov. Brian Kemp authorized in-person visitation “subject to specific...

Georgia State’s Becker to resign after leading transformative change

Georgia State University President Mark Becker is stepping down from his position in June after more than a decade in charge of the state's...

Coast Guard conducts public hearing in capsized Golden Ray investigation

An investigation into why the massive Golden Ray car carrier capsized off the Georgia coast soon after it left port in Brunswick picks up...

Politically connected firm earning millions in state COVID contract

A health care staffing company with strong political connections has been paid more than $40 million by the state of Georgia to supply medical...

Georgia slips even lower among states on new health scorecard

Georgia slipped to No. 46 among the states in a new ranking of health system performance, down from 42nd the previous year. The new 2020...
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