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Residents of Georgia city want street name changed to Obama

Rose says the name should be changed because Valdosta city leaders named Forrest Street in April 1883 for Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was also an early leader of the Ku Klux Klan.

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Georgia woman accused of putting dead newborn in freezer

Authorities say a Georgia woman put her newborn son in the freezer after her died.

GEORGIA: Ex-assistant principal indicted for student sex assault

A former administrator at a Georgia high school is charged with sexually assaulting a student.

GDOT names new district engineer for northwest Georgia

The Georgia Department of Transportation is proud to announce the selection of Grant Waldrop as the new District Six Engineer.

BUSINESS

Arrests made in slip-and-fall accident insurance fraud ring in South Georgia

Three men have been arrested for staging slip-and-fall accidents at businesses and filing false insurance claims in Thomasville, Georgia. Georgia State Insurance Commissioner, Ralph Hudgens,...

Georgia’s jobless rate at a 17-year low, 4.1 %

Georgia's Labor Commissioner, Mark Butler, announced on Thursday that the state has set records for employed residents, labor force, and jobs for June -...

Former airport baggage handler gets prison for gun smuggling

A former baggage handler at Atlanta’s airport who helped smuggle guns onto passenger planes bound for New York City was sentenced Thursday to 2...

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Trump finds it ‘inconceivable’ lawyer would tape a client

Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it “inconceivable” that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded their discussion