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Your Reactions To The Death Penalty And Kelly Gissendaner Case

Michael Caputo - Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 3:24pm

Last week I shared the 50-plus page clemency application by the only woman on death row: Kelly Renee Gissendaner.She was scheduled to be put to death last night, but the execution was delayed due to concerns over the...

A Hyrbrid-Driving Legislator Wants To End The EV Tax Credit

Michael Caputo - Monday, March 2, 2015 - 4:30am

You know that I worked on a story on the push to end Georgia's very generous $5,000 tax credit for those people who purchase or lease electric-powered cars. The man behind the proposal is Rep. Chuck Martin, a...

Behind The Plea For Death Penalty Clemency For Kelly Gissendaner

Michael Caputo - Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 4:09pm

Update: Due to the inclement weather, Kelly Gissendaner's execution has been postponed and rescheduled for March 2 at 7 p.m. A jury sentenced the 46-year-old Gissendaner to death for planning the murder of her...

When The Pictures Tell The Story

Michael Caputo - Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 5:29pm

He was about to move to the A side of the structure and he said, ‘Let’s go do this.’ Those were the last words of Lt. Randy Parker, a Macon-Bibb firefighter who died battling a house fire when the floor collapsed...

Elections 2014: GPB Votes For Digital Coverage

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, October 31, 2014 - 1:51pm

(Additional contributor: Renay San Miguel) So far, it's been all about the candidates: their positions on the issues, their performances during debates, their incessant (and in too many cases, truth-bending) ads on...

Your Questions About The Ebola Virus Answered

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 1:24pm

GPB News reporter Jeanne Bonner took your questions to Dr. Beth Bell of the CDC. Here are Bell's answers.

Get Your Questions About The Ebola Virus Answered

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 12:43pm

In light of the death of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with the Ebola virus in the U.S., I am sure you have even more questions about the disease.

Six Words From A Southerner

Rickey Bevington - Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 8:57am

What six words define southern identity? How about: “How Long ‘Til College Football Season” or “Mac And Cheese Is A Vegetable.” Or, maybe, “Don’t Confuse My Kindness For Weakness.” These are among hundreds of...

M83 will play Friday at the CounterPoint Music Festival (photo by Timothy Saccenti)

Instagram On A Deadline

Rickey Bevington - Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 2:17pm

Over the course of planning to cover a story this week, I have been struck by how much has changed in journalism since I started working at GPB nearly seven years ago. As a working journalist, I regularly adopt new...

Starting Nov. 1, the Georgia State Archives in Morrow will be open by appointment. (photo courtesy elise.y)

History By Appointment Only

Rickey Bevington - Friday, September 14, 2012 - 12:56pm

Georgians got some tough news this week from the Secretary of State's office. State budget cuts are forcing the near-closure of the Georgia State Archives in Morrow come Nov. 1. The librarians and archivists who...


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