Fri., May 31, 2013 6:45am
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan visits Atlanta Friday to highlight Georgia’s pre-kindergarten programs and the president’s plan to expand access to early learning programs nation wide. The president pointed to Georgia as an example of successful pre-K and early learning opportunities starting in his State of the Union speech and in a subsequent visit to Atlanta.
Wed., May 29, 2013 11:56am
A photo exhibit commissioned by Historic Macon Foundation shows how several addresses in Macon's College Hill neighborhood have changed over time.
Tue., May 28, 2013 11:52am
Art has long been an instrument of therapy. But at the Medical Center of Central Georgia in Macon, a new artist in residence program is helping cancer patients unlock hidden talents.
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.
Fri., May 24, 2013 2:18pm
The 36th annual Atlanta Jazz Festival kicks off on Saturday in the city's Piedmont Park. This year's festival is focusing on the rising stars of jazz.
Fri., May 24, 2013 7:42am
Is it possible to thrive and do remarkable work in an organization that’s only so-so? Sometimes, that might make it even easier to shine. Brandon Smith explains how to do great work in a bad place or at least make the most of your time there.
Thu., May 23, 2013 10:24am
Abandoned gas stations, old churches and boarded-up corner stores litter Georgia’s countryside and small towns. They tell the story of what once was. And one self-taught photographer has made it his mission to help keep the memory of these lost places alive through his portraits.
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.
Fri., May 17, 2013 5:00pm
A new 2.5 mile whitewater rafting course will officially open to the public next Saturday in Columbus. The project has been in the works for several years and required that crews remove two historic dams. Whitewater Columbus cost about $25 million. The City of Columbus pitched in $5 million and the rest of the money came from grants and private donors.
Fri., May 17, 2013 7:44am
When you sit down for a job interview, you can pretty much expect to be asked about your weaknesses. But what may seem like a good answer might not serve you well. Brandon Smith is back to explain the approach to this sticky question.