Georgia lawmakers want to amend the state constitution to prevent the Board of Regents from raising tuition more than the rate of inflation. Lawmakers are set to hold a hearing at 3 p.m. Wednesday on legislation calling for the change.
Today the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame added four new names to its ranks of the state's most influential literary figures. The inductees include a celebrated non-fiction writer, a Pulitzer prize winning poet and the hall's first-ever lyricist.
The Georgia High School Association has put off a vote that would change high school sports competition in Georgia. GHSA officials gathered in Macon today. They say they need more time to consider the so-called '4/8' reclassification plan.
A handful of students from the University of Georgia studying in Japan are coming home after the U.S. State Department advised all Americans in the Asian country to leave.
Seven UGA students are registered at Japanese universities.
Just three weeks after unveiling legislation to overhaul the state's cash-strapped HOPE scholarship, Gov. Nathan Deal has signed the measure into law.
Deal signed the bill Tuesday morning at the state Capitol.