Many Georgians now in positions of power attended the 1963 March on Washington 50 years ago today. Their memories are as diverse as they are. In Savannah, Mayor Edna Jackson sees a direct link between the march and what she now does as her daily job.
The Georgia Public Safety Department is going into the Memorial Day travel period with fewer state troopers than the agency says it needs. But officials are promising vigorous traffic enforcement and a return to normal staffing levels. Troopers say, drivers shouldn't take risks because of the shortage.