Local

Photo Credit: Amanda Cooper-Entercom Radio Atlanta
Amanda Cooper
May 10, 2018 - 7:46 pm
Violent crime victims and advocates are celebrating a milestone. Recently, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed a bill to implement legislation that would approve constitutional rights for crime victims. Currently, Georgia is 1 of 15 states in the United States that does not have a constitutional...
Read More
Photo Credit: Amanda Cooper-Entercom Radio Atlanta
Amanda Cooper
May 10, 2018 - 5:42 pm
The Southern Center for Human Rights is known for their fight against hatred, bigotry, and indifference to justice. Just recently, the organization bestowed their highest honors to the legal defense team for Basil Eleby and Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates. SCHR’s core purpose is to...
Read More
(Photo Credit: Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
May 09, 2018 - 2:28 pm
Former Atlanta Mayor and Ambassador Andrew Young continues to recuperate after falling ill last weekend during a trip to Nashville, TN. Family members say Young checked in with doctors earlier in the week at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. According to reports, a spokesman with the Andrew...
Read More
Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
May 09, 2018 - 10:57 am
Popular Atlanta rapper, Ralo, who’s currently incarcerated after a recent FBI arrest goes on record with Rashad Richey from federal lockup. Terrell Davis AKA Ralo, is accused of possession of almost 1 million dollars worth of marijuana. While in jail, his properties were raided including an...
Read More
Lericia Harris
May 08, 2018 - 3:19 pm
The deadline is approaching for business owners to apply for Business Connect . With Super Bowl LIII happening February 3, 2019 in Atlanta, members of the host committee and the National Football League created “Business Connect” – a program designed to help identify and connect certified, diverse...
Read More
May 07, 2018 - 5:51 pm
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A sniper who killed himself after firing on cars and injuring people on a Georgia highway idolized the Parkland, Florida school shooting suspect, a sheriff said Saturday. A sheriff says 26-year-old landscaper Rex Whitmire Harbour of Snellville, fired at least 17 times and...
Read More
AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File
May 07, 2018 - 8:58 am
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Southern University has honored Indiana Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson, an alumnus killed by a drunken driver in February. News outlets report Jackson's parents, Wesley and Mary Jackson, were presented with his honorary bachelor of science degree during Saturday's...
Read More
Photo credit: Julien Virgin Entercom Radio
May 04, 2018 - 5:00 pm
As the work week began, a story came up in our daily news meeting about a young man who was found hanging from a bridge near the Atlanta University Center (AUC). I immediately suspected foul play because of American history and the political climate in today’s society. A public hanging in 2018 isn’...
Read More
(Photo Credit: Keisha Lance Bottoms for Mayor Campaign)
Maria Boynton
May 02, 2018 - 5:20 pm
In her first State of the City address, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms promised to restore the public trust. Bottoms said, "what has been broken must be fixed", adding, "we will repair the trust between the people who help make Atlanta work and the people for whom work is being done." Bottoms...
Read More
(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
May 02, 2018 - 1:48 pm
"Guns just don't go off", says Chief Fulton County Assistant District Attorney Clint Rucker. He and his team apparently convinced a jury of that last week when the panel returned guilty verdicts on 4 counts against Atlanta lawyer Claud "Tex" McIver in the murder of his wife Diane. According to...
Read More

Pages