Black women look to flex power in Georgia governor’s race

This week’s primary election in Georgia presents black women voters with a rare opportunity: To give a Democrat who looks like them a chance at occupying the governor’s mansion in a Republican-controlled state.




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05/21/2018 Candler Co Sheriff’s Office Weekly Incident Report

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Column: Common Core still a pariah in Georgia GOP School Chiefs race

Column - Common Core still a likely factor when selecting state school superintendent for the GOP.

Georgia Dept. of Corrections Hiring in Southeast Georgia

The Georgia Department of Labor is helping the South Carolina Department of Corrections fill several openings.


Columbus shop named Georgia’s most bike-friendly business

A national advocacy group has designated a Columbus bicycle shop as the most bike-friendly business in Georgia

NOAA reopens federal waters to shrimping off Georgia

NOAA Fisheries had closed federal waters off Georgia at the state’s request on Jan. 24 to protect spawning white shrimp.

Fake doctor who worked in 4 states sentenced to prison

A federal judge has sentenced a woman described as a fake doctor who worked in four states to more than six years in prison. U.S....