Tybee Island is seeking an additional $90,000 to complete a geothermal heating and cooling system for its city hall.
Officials said once the project is completed, the community's geothermal system is expected to reduce energy use and save money.
A statewide Latino organization is launching a campaign to increase voter registration and turnout. And organizers say opposition to Georgia’s new immigration law will bring out Hispanic voters for next year’s state and federal elections.
A new bill would require unemployed Georgians to volunteer at non-profit organizations or risk losing jobless benefits. But that likely violates federal law.
Under the bill, anyone receiving unemployment benefits would have to volunteer for 24 hours a week.
Secretary of State Brian Kemp has dismissed Monroe County's effort to appeal the findings in its border dispute with Bibb County.
The Telegraph reports Kemp ruled Wednesday that Monroe County's motion for reconsideration wasn't allowed under the law that outlines border disputes.