The Georgia Chamber of Commerce will coordinate distinct regional marketing campaigns for next year’s transportation sales tax vote. Officials overseeing the campaigns will also be seeking private funds to bankroll them.
A tally by the Georgia Food Industry Association finds that 97 cities and counties throughout Georgia are set to hold Sunday sales referendums during the November general election later this year.
The group said the votes represent about 2.5 million Georgians.
People who receive government-subsidized health care could deal with higher co-payments this fall. It's an effort to save the state millions of dollars.
The proposal would raise co-payments for Medicaid and for the first time require co-payments for Peachcare services.
The Georgia Department of Agriculture wants farmers to check their chemical inventory and reports any shortages to police.
The call for vigilance comes in anticipation of the 10th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks Sunday.
A Chatham County judge signed a death warrant Tuesday for Troy Anthony Davis.
The document sets into motion a race toward Davis' execution and a fight over what it means.
This is Davis' fourth death warrant.