Fri., April 1, 2011 9:58am
State lawmakers will jump into spring break a day earlier than originally planned, with no General Assembly session Friday. That move is to give legislators more time to iron-out sticking points in a proposed tax reform plan.
Mon., March 7, 2011 4:53pm
State lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow hunting with bait. Right now, it's illegal to hunt deer and hogs within 200 yards of a supplemental food source. The bill’s opponents say baiting wildlife undermines sportsmanship.
Mon., December 6, 2010 4:35pm
Georgia's annual alligator hunt could be restricted or expanded based on where the animals live. For the first time, state wildlife officials say, they want to split the annual hunt quota into zones. The total number of alligators taken could go up from 700 to 850.
Tue., May 25, 2010 4:52pm
More alligators could be hunted in Georgia under a proposed change to state
Mon., March 8, 2010 1:40pm
The U.S. Forest Service is investigating after a ranger was shot and killed