The state attorney general's office says the state has filed a notice of appeal of a federal judge's ruling that blocked parts of the Georgia law cracking down on illegal immigration from taking effect.
Governor Nathan Deal’s office is fending off criticism over his appointment of Georgia’s new mental health ombudsman.
Corinna Magelund will serve as an advocate for the mentally and developmentally disabled.
Tuesday’s court ruling that secures the federal reservoir Lake Lanier as a water source for north Georgia and metro Atlanta hasn’t changed the push for new reservoir projects. Building them is still a priority for Governor Nathan Deal.