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March 23, 2018 - 6:37 pm
Former Georgia Governor and U.S. Senator Zell Miller died today at the age of 86 after being treated for Parkinson's disease. Zell Bryan Miller was born on Feb. 24, 1932, and served as Lieutenant Governor from 1975 to 1991 which is the longest serving Lieutenant Governor in Georgia history. He also...
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March 21, 2018 - 6:29 pm
The City of South Fulton City approved the decriminalization of marijuana. Anyone caught with possession of less than one ounce would pay a citation of 150-dollars, rather than going to jail. South Fulton City Councilman Mark Baker introduced the ordinance earlier this month and was glad that it...
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March 18, 2018 - 5:11 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — As Georgia lawmakers consider scrapping electronic voting machines for a system that uses paper ballots, a razor-thin margin in a U.S. House race over 500 miles away in Western Pennsylvania has highlighted a crucial distinction between the two systems: the presence of an auditable...
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Maria Boynton
March 16, 2018 - 3:25 pm
"I felt that 17 minutes weren't nearly enough." That's what Ian Nuhfer said about the National Student Walkout, in which Tucker High School participated. But, when the allotted time was over, the 16 year old Tucker High School junior, and some of his friends decided to stage a sit-in at the school...
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Maria Boynton
March 12, 2018 - 9:17 pm
Nationwide Wednesday, students are expected to walk out of their classrooms. It'll be a memorial as-well-as a protest action. It's in memory of the 17 lives lost in the February 14 shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The walkout is scheduled to last 17 minutes, beginning...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
March 08, 2018 - 4:58 pm
Today on The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter we had the pleasure of having Dr. Rasean Hodge as a guest. Currently, Dr. Hodge serves as Medical Director for Premier Chronic Pain Care in Atlanta, GA and is a strong advocate for the legalization and cultivation of Medicinal Cannabis, and is a...
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March 07, 2018 - 7:54 pm
Qualifying for the Georgia Governor’s race and other statewide races began earlier this week. Democratic Candidate Stacey Abrams stood tall as she filled out the paperwork to put her name on the ballot. If Abrams, a former House Minority Leader for the Georgia General Assembly and State...
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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
March 06, 2018 - 6:16 pm
On "Real Talk" with Rashad Richey the hot topic that started a debate between listeners was the U.S. courts decision that allows for companies to discriminate against individuals with dreadlocks, stating that companies can refuse to hire individuals with dreadlocks. A male caller then called up to...
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