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Hey Did You Know... about North Gwinnett High and Grayson High?

As we get into the first week of football Friday’s in Georgia on GPB. I want to tell you a little about the schools that will be featured this week. The North Gwinnett Bulldogs of Suwanee will be taking on the Grayson Rams of Loganville Georgia.

North Gwinnett High School, located in Suwanee Georgia was established in 1958, their school colors are red, black, and white, and their school's commander in chief is Principal Ed Shaddix.

So, Hey did you know… that North Gwinnett high school was ranked by Newsweek Magazine as one of the top public schools in America?

Hey Did You Know about the GreenHouse Foundation?!?!

A lot of celebrities promise that the moment they hit it big, they will give back to their communities. Now, there have been many celebrities who have yet to fulfill that commitment but not Grammy Award Winning artist Cee Lo Green. He and his sister Shedonna Alexander launched the groundbreaking ceremony for the Greenhouse Foundation this past Friday on August 17th, 2012 at the Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy in Atlanta Georgia.

GPB Co-Sponsers the Battle of Atlanta Gala

Take a look as the East Lake Golf Club opened its doors on July 20th for an evening of history, celebration and entertainment to commemorate the 148th anniversary of The Battle of Atlanta. GPB and the Georgia Historical Society were thrilled to be a large part of this magnificent evening! Among the attendees and speakers was our President and Executive Director, Teya Ryan.

Dekalb County Band Programs Still Under Investigation, What's Next For Them?

Justice is coming for the late Florida A&M University drum major Robert Champion; he died last November in an apparent hazing incident. I reported a story regarding the cancelations of all Dekalb County marching band activities following the allegations that Champion’s hazing related death involved former Dekalb County band students.

Antique's Roadshow comes to party in the ATL (part 2)

Check out a mini preview of Antiques Roadshow Atlanta, Behind the Scenes featuring GPB's very own Patrice Weaver. Be sure to tune in this Monday and Thursday at 8pm and see who else made the cut!

Antiques Roadshow Atlanta!!! Time to Party

Antiques Roadshow arrived in Atlanta, Georgia last year to film 3 episodes that will be airing within the next couple weeks. Members of GPB were invited to attend a early screening of Antiques Roadshow Atlanta and the special Behind the Scenes episode produced by GPB's very own Pam Roberts. Members indulged in tasty wines and eats as they mingled amongst each other in the lobby of GPB. During the screening, guests were excited to see themselves on TV. Check out their reactions.

What does being a member of GPB get you?!?! Rick Steves!!!

Travel Guru Rick Steves exclusively stopped by Georgia Public Broadcasting while in the middle of his promotional tour. GPB members had the chance to enjoy some wine and fine cuisine, meet Rick Steves in person, and even attend a workshop. All of the perks of becoming a GPB Member. Join Us and tell your friends.

GPB's New Media and Education Celebrate Black History!

Members of Georgia Public Broadcasting's New Media and Education team take the time to highlight and celebrate the lives of some African American Historians. Enjoy.

Dekalb County cancels all DeKalb County Marching Band activities. Do You agree or disagree?

On November 19, 2011, Florida A & M University Drum Major Robert Champion was found dead on a charter bus after a football game. The 26 year old was said to be found unresponsive after vomiting and complaining of chest pains, from the start, foal play was a suspect.
On November 22, 2011, The University suspended all FAMU practices and performances pending an investigating of Champion’s death.

Hey Did You Know... GHSA Football Championship Ticket Giveaway!!! Final Question of the Day 4!!

Hey Guys!!!
Congrats to yesterday's Hey Did You Know... Football Championship Ticket Giveaway winners!!! Winners will be announced soon! However, for those who have not entered yet, still have one more chance to win a pair a tickets!! Here is Day 4 Question of the day