Mon., March 25, 2013 4:06pm
Georgia lawmakers have hatched a plan to resolve a 195-year border dispute with Tennessee. They say it’s not the first time they’ve tried to patch things up, but it might be the last before they take Tennessee to court.
Mon., December 12, 2011 7:27pm
Federal officials say the Georgia Department of Transportation and a Tennessee construction company have agreed to pay one of the largest fines in the history of the federal Clean Water Act. The fine settles possible violations during highway expansion projects. U-S Justice Department and Environmental Protection Agency officials say, the Tennesse company and the Georgia agency will pay $1.5 million in penalties and spend $1.3 million more to resolve environmental issues.
Tue., June 7, 2011 12:50pm
A top Georgia lawmaker says he has an idea for how the state can get more water for its needs. House Speaker David Ralston is proposing a trade with Tennessee. In his idea, Ralston says Tennessee would get better connections to Georgia’s transportation links. In return, Georgia would get access to water from the Tennessee River.
Wed., April 13, 2011 4:43pm
Every day hundreds of teachers from southeastern Tennessee commute to Georgia for jobs in the public school system. Higher pay is one reason they are likely making the drive.
Mon., January 24, 2011 3:47pm
Despite hopes a new car plant just over the Tennessee border would bring jobs to Georgia, that apparently hasn’t happened.
Thu., February 18, 2010 12:01pm
Two north Georgia counties are in-line for federal disaster loans in the wa
Mon., November 30, 2009 5:21pm
Chlorine manufacturer says it needs more time to consider change than what
Wed., July 15, 2009 6:02pm
Federal agency has plans to use fuel produced at controversial plant near A