A campaign event April 16 turned into a screaming match as Republican gubernatorial candidate and former Dalton Mayor David Pennington held a news conference inside the state Capitol. Pennington said he was going to make a “major announcement” that Wednesday. But the fairly standard conference took a quick turn. when Randy Martin, Governor Nathan Deal’s attorney, jumped in. The heated exchange appeared to be about campaign financial disclosures.
 
Representative Allen Peake says Senator Robert Brown's comments crossed the line. Peake wants Brown to apologize. Brown says no.
A much-debated ban on smoking in virtually all public indoor places will go into effect in Savannah with the new year. Mayor Otis Johnson pushed for the measure as part of a health campaing. Bar employees complained about the proposal when it...
The Georgia Judicial Qualifications Commission says they need 50-thousand dollars from state lawmakers. Officials say increase in complaints and investigation's of judges is why. Caseload could triple by the end of fiscal year.
Prominent artist's paintings being taken down. New Agriculture Commissioner says they are not acceptable because they depict slavery. Murals have been up since 1950's.
Perdue prepares to hand over the governor's office to Nathan Deal. In 2002 he entered the history books as Georgia's first Republican governor since Reconstruction. This Nov. 2, Georgia voters went to the polls and effectively validated...
Chatham County leaders want state lawmakers to change a Georgia law they say is like taxation without representation. The law involves the franchise fees that cable and other utility customers pay. It requires some unincorporated residents to pay...
A five-month probe into voter irregularities in Brooks County by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has resulted in 10 arrests.
Governor-elect Nathan Deal Wednesday continued the process of filling out his incoming staff. It included the naming of Erin Hames as deputy chief of staff for policy.
GBI and Secretary of State's Office conducted a 5-month investigation of Brooks County election. Three of those arrested are newly-elected officials. More arrests could be coming.
Georgia's population grew by 18.3% in the last decade, to a total of 9,687,653 as of April 1, 2010. In 2000, Georgia's popluation stood at a total of more than 8.1 million. With the increase, Georgia gains one seat in Congress, to a new...