Tue., October 16, 2012 2:41pm
Civil Rights icon Margaret Dudley died Sunday night. She was 79. On March 7, 1965 Dudley, a native of Macon, was injured in the 54-mile Selma-to-...
Thu., November 3, 2011 3:29pm
The University Board of Regents is still working to grant honorary degrees to Civil Rights activists.The recognition would go to 38 Albany State...
Tue., October 25, 2011 2:27pm
Georgia preservationists are highlighting the economic benefits of renovation as they release their annual list of "Places in Peril." The...
Thu., October 6, 2011 12:34pm
Civil rights leader the Rev. Fred L. Shuttlesworth, who was hailed by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. for his courage and energy, has died. He was 89...
Sat., July 23, 2011 8:48am
A group of volunteers is re-enacting an unsolved 1946 lynching Saturday afternoon. Four people and an unborn baby died at the lynching at Moore’s...
Tue., April 26, 2011 2:45pm
Rep. John Lewis (D-5) announced Tuesday that he will seek re-election next year. The congressman made the announcement while speaking at the Atlanta...
Mon., April 11, 2011 2:18pm
A new marker now stands at the site where Union General William T. Sherman ordered what’s known as the “Burning of Atlanta.”
Mon., April 11, 2011 2:01pm
The House has restored controversial provisions in its immigration bill that the Senate gutted Monday night.
Mon., February 14, 2011 10:09am
The University of Georgia has set a screening of a documentary about the lawyer who helped the first two black students gain admission in the early...
Fri., January 14, 2011 2:59pm
Fannin and Gilmer County will hold school on holiday. Officials say they need to make up for nine snow days. Civil rights leaders not happy.