The state's judicial watchdog has issued a private letter of reprimand against an Albany judge following his arrest last year. The Judicial Qualifications Commission said Monday that Municipal Court Judge Willie Weaver brought discredit on the judicial system when he was arrested during an incident involving his wife in May 2011.
Georgians head to the polls next Tuesday to select Republican and Democratic nominees for Governor and other statewide and local races. To get a sense of what’s motivating voters, Rickey Bevington checked in with some newspapers around the state. mEarly voting for the July 20 primary continues through Friday. Polls open at 7 next Tuesday morning.