Thu., June 13, 2013 4:28pm
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal said Thursday he would announce his appointments to a review panel in the case of state Representative Tyrone Brooks on Friday. Friday marks exactly two weeks since the Governor received a certified copy of the indictment against Brooks from the Attorney General’s Office.
Wed., June 12, 2013 3:59pm
Governor Nathan Deal will likely announce his appointments Friday to a review panel tasked with deciding whether to suspend State Representative Tyrone Brooks, D-Atlanta. Brooks was indicted by a grand jury in May for 30 counts of fraud and tax charges. According to the indictment, Brooks used money from his charity, Universal Humanities, for personal expenses. Brooks pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Mon., June 10, 2013 3:58pm
Nikema Williams officially took over as interim Chairwoman of the Democratic Party of Georgia Monday. Williams previously served as the party’s First Vice Chair, but was moved to the interim position after former Chairman Mike Berlon stepped down. Berlon’s resignation was effective Sunday.
Thu., June 6, 2013 8:03am
The National Weather Service issued a tropical storm warning for parts of Georgia, including Berrien, Brooks, Cook, Lanier, and Lowndes counties.
Fri., May 24, 2013 3:13pm
GPB News Now presents a sneak peek inside Whitewater Columbus, a 2.5 mile urban rafting course on the Chattahoochee River, which officially opens to the public on Saturday.
Wed., May 22, 2013 7:05pm
A respected economist says Georgia’s economy is recovering from the recession. But Wednesday's forecast predicts that recovery will slow this year.
Tue., May 21, 2013 4:57pm
Governor Nathan Deal spoke in front of dozens of Tea Party members at the State Capitol Tuesday afternoon.
Mon., May 20, 2013 4:01pm
Legislative staff members working with Representative Tyrone Brooks, (D) Atlanta, announced there will be a news conference Thursday to discuss the embattled lawmaker’s recent federal indictment.
Fri., May 17, 2013 6:45pm
The commission working to preserve the culture of slave descendants on the Southeast coast will be hiring an executive director now that the federal government has approved its management plan. Commissioners from the Carolinas, Florida and Georgia applauded warmly Friday when the letter approving the plan was read during the panel's meeting in Conway.
Fri., May 3, 2013 4:22pm
The four men hoping to represent Georgia’s Republican Party as its next chair will square off in a debate in Savannah on Saturday.