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2 hrs ago | The Times
State Rep. Carl Rogers, R-Gainesville, has been named co-chairman of the Georgia House of Representatives' Role of Federal Government in Education Study Committee.
5 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
The Democratic Party of Georgia is hosting its quadrennial state convention Aug. 9 in Dublin at the DuBose Porter Regional Business and Industry Center.
8 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville
Work is continuing on two Georgia Highway 17 widening projects in Stephens and Franklin counties, with very visible progress taking place just outside Martin near the Line community.
13 hrs ago | WTVC
A former state lawmaker says a New York City event billed as a fundraiser for Georgia's Democratic Party was unethical and illegal.
17 hrs ago | Union-Recorder
At the moment, six of the seven Baldwin County public schools are clustered together and cut off from residential areas by a trio of busy highways.
A 474-mile natural gas pipeline could run from Alabama through Georgia and into Florida as early as 2017 , and Florida Gov. Rick Scott owned stock in the company that's set to build it.
Georgia Department of Transportation traffic signal technicians plan to install a new signal Wednesday at U.S. 41/state Route 7 and SR 122 in Hahira that will make turning easier and safer.
The concrete leftover from a bridge demolition project will soon find a new home as fish attractors at the bottom of J. Strom Thurmond Lake, according to a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers news release.
Georgia will make history in November. For the first time in the state and nation, five African-American women will be on a statewide ballot.
In the Georgia Republican runoff this week, David Perdue won the right to represent Republicans in the general election this fall.
Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle Nunn... Within hours of David Perdue's GOP Senate nomination, he and Democrat Michelle Nunn launched the real battle for Georgia's open Senate ... (more)
Rep. Jack Kingston's Tuesday defeat in a Senate primary runoff means no more than nine House members could join the ranks of the Senate in the 114th Congress - and that number could shrink again next month.
The Bay County Sheriff's Office, Holmes County Sheriff's Office, US Marshals, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Dale County Sheriff's Office, Florida Department of Corrections, Florida Highway Patrol, and Washington County Sheriff's Office all assisted in the recapture.
A group of corrections agencies are planning to discuss a multi-jurisdictional initiative aimed at cracking down on jail gangs and the use of contraband.
Despite development and other challenges in Brazil during the run-up to the World Cup, Brazil and Rio de Janeiro will be ready for the 2016 Summer Olympics, according to a professor of international business at Georgia State University.
Just a simple SHOUT OUT to Barry Loudermilk who won the primary in Georgia tonight.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:43 pm
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