Sunday alcohol sales got a hearing in a state Senate caucus meeting Wednesday at the state Capitol. Following was a secret vote count that could determine whether the controversial measure makes it to a full Senate vote.
The President Pro Temp of the Georgia Senate says, he'd like to start up pilot programs to see if books in Georgia middle schools could be replaced with iPads. Tommie Williams says, Georgia wouldn't be the first state to try going bookless. Texas and Virginia schools are trying iPads -- as is one private school in Savannah.
State lawmakers braced snow and icy conditions to make it to the gold dome for the beginning of the legislative session. State troopers picket up senators and representatives who needed transportation in order to have a quorum. Only 5 of Georgia’s 56 state senators didn’t make it.