City of Albany Commissioners are working to find a fitting tribute for Albany civil rights activist Johnnie Johnson.
Either the Southwest Georgia Regional Airport or the Municipal Auditorium could soon bear Johnson’s name.
Two Georgia Congressmen have proposed a bill to overhaul a federal foreign guest worker program that many farmers use. The bill comes following labor shortages during the spring harvest, and it’s designed to make the program easier to use.
State House Speaker David Ralston says lawmakers could take up criminal sentencing reform in next year’s legislative session. The issue was one of several Ralston named at a legislative preview Wednesday in Gwinnett County.
The Athens-Clarke Commission is delaying a decision on whether or not public art should be displayed at the Clarke County Jail. By law, hanging any art at the jail triggers a requirement that at least one-percent of the facility’s 76-million dollar budget be spent on art.