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Young Thug Denied Bond In YSL Georgia RICO Case, Will Remain Behind Bars

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25Apr
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Meet the three women laying the foundation for a new, pro-Black city in central Georgia

Renee Walters, Ashley Scott, and Laura Riley-CooperPhotograph by Matt Odom A few months into the pandemic, Ashley Scott, Laura Riley-Cooper, and Renee Walters invited two dozen friends and family members...

14Apr
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Former Georgia DT Jordan Davis would “love to stay home” on whether he’s spoken to Falcons

The Braves’ opening homestand has been labeled “Champions Week,” which included the game today that celebrated Georgia’s National Championship. Jordan Davis, a projected first-rounder, threw out...

05Apr
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Falcons take Desmond Ridder over Evan Neal, add Georgia WR in latest PFF mock draft

The Falcons will undoubtedly be linked to every quarterback prospect during draft time because of their glaring need for a long-term solution at the position. After shipping Matt Ryan to Indy, Atlanta...

02Mar
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Remember when redistricting kept population growth in mind? Not today, not in Georgia

x A reminder that Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp waited a month after these maps were passed to sign these into law, which delayed lawsuits challenging them. The plaintiffs challenged these maps immediately...

28Jan
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Georgia school drops assignment asking elementary schoolers to justify genocide against Natives

“The truth of American history,” Martin continued to the news outlet. “And what happened to indigenous peoples and enslaved Africans and other people of color, shouldn’t be...

21Jan
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Senators block voting protections; Georgia grand jury to probe Trump, allies

Trump chief of staff Mark Meadows is implicated in multiple Trump schemes to nullify the election’s results, including a request that Georgia officials alter the state’s vote totals. In the...

18Jan
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Five decades after MLK championed guaranteed income, initiative launches for Black women in Georgia

According to recent research by the Old Fourth Ward Economic Security Task Force, Black residents in Atlanta are over four times as likely to be living under the federal poverty line than their white...

14Jan
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Tiffany Haddish Arrested for DUI in Georgia, Allegedly Asleep at the Wheel

Tiffany Haddish is facing a DUI charge after cops say she was dozing in the driver’s seat of her vehicle early Friday morning in Georgia … TMZ has learned. Law enforcement tells us Tiffany was...

06Jan
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Group of Georgia GOP actually wanted to honor insurrectionists in Capitol attack

“It will go a long way into encouraging unity among Cobb Republicans,” Shepherd said. x A Cobb County GOP committee is holding a Jan. 6 program and candlelight vigil for the “J6 patriots” in the...

21Dec
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Trump aide at center of infamous meeting between Georgia election worker and Kanye West’s PR person

“Since November 15 [2020], I have not worked in an official capacity with the campaign. I have not spoken with anybody with the campaign in an official capacity,” Floyd said. “The only conversations...

20Dec
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LaGrange, Georgia: Five Reasons You Should Know About This Thriving Southern City.

Treats on Storied Streets At the heart of the city, Lafayette Square is the epicenter for culture, history and commerce. Featuring a gorgeous circular fountain and statue of Marquis de Lafayette, a...

20Dec
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Colleagues and friends in Georgia and nationwide remember Senator Johnny Isakson

On Sunday morning, the family of Senator Johnny Isakson announced he had died overnight at age 76. Isakson, a Republican who was known for working on both sides of the political aisle and finding friends...

06Dec
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Hidden Georgia: 58 amazing places we’ll bet you’ve never been

Pin Point Heritage MuseumFollowing the Civil War, a group of formerly enslaved people founded a small community on Ossabaw Island—which moved to the mainland after a series of hurricanes devastated the...

06Dec
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What’s the future of legal abortion in Georgia?

Demonstrators rally in support of women’s reproductive rights at the Georgia State Capitol on October 2, 2021.Photograph by Megan Varner/Getty Images When Governor Brian Kemp signed Georgia’s “fetal...

05Dec
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Georgia election workers sue Gateway Pundit over false accusations of election fraud

Freeman and Moss accuse Hoft and his twin brother Joe of orchestrating “a campaign of lies” that triggered a vicious campaign of “intimidation, harassment and threats.” As NBC News reports, the...

28Nov
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Get cooking! 5 beautiful new Georgia cookbooks—and the recipes you’ll want to make from them

Brown sugar spice cake with butterscotch glaze, from Cheryl Day’s Treasury of Southern BakingPhotograph by Bailey Garrot; Food styling by D’Mytrek Brown; Prop styling by Jessica Bres Gift-giving...

28Nov
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13 Things to Love About Brookhaven, Georgia

  Brookhaven, Georgia is one of Atlanta’s most beloved neighborhoods by locals and visitors alike. It welcomes the community for annual festivals and events and has plentiful green space to wander. 1....

27Nov
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Ahmaud Arbery and Eurie Martin met similar fates, so why did a mistrial over the central Georgia man’s death go largely unnoticed?

The Washington County Courthouse in Sandersville, GeorgiaPhotograph by Bob Weston / iStock / Getty Images Plus In late October, as the tedious process of jury selection continued in the trial of three men...

27Nov
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10 Reasons to Plan a Trip to Douglasville, Georgia

  Less than 30 minutes from Atlanta is the community of Douglasville. Convenient to major highways, it makes for an easy day trip or an overnight escape. When you go, don’t miss these essential...

16Nov
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Lawyers Call For Mistrial After Jesse Jackson Shows Up To Georgia Court

Photo: Getty Images Attorneys representing the three men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery filed motions for a mistrial Monday morning (November 15) after Rev. Jesse Jackson showed up to the Glynn County...