Politics

(Photo Credit: Sabrina McKenzie)
Maria Boynton
May 25, 2018 - 11:27 am
The majority of candidates in Tuesday's Primary Election know their outcome, but for Georgia Senate candidate Sabrina McKenzie, she says it's not over. According to McKenzie, there are 115 votes, that stand between she and fellow democrat Steve Henson. He hasn't had an opponent in 8 years, or a...
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AP Photo/John Bazemore
May 24, 2018 - 4:05 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem. Put the focus back on football. Instead, the league seemed to muddle the divisive issue even more with a new...
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(Photo Credit: Stacey Abrams Campaign)
Maria Boynton
May 23, 2018 - 11:27 am
Stacey Abrams has made history, yet again. She is now the first black woman in the U.S. to be a major nominee for governor. When she was elected Minority Leader of the Georgia House of Representatives in 2010, Abrams was the first woman to lead a party in the history of Georgia, and the first...
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May 21, 2018 - 4:07 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — This week's primary election in Georgia presents black women voters with a rare opportunity: To give a Democrat who looks like them a chance at occupying the governor's mansion in a Republican-controlled state. A Democratic primary win Tuesday for Stacey Abrams or Stacey Evans — both...
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(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
May 18, 2018 - 11:28 am
Lawyers for the City of Stockbridge have filed a lawsuit in Henry County Superior Court. They are seeking an injunction on the November referendum to create a new city of Eagle's Landing. Leading the legal team are former Georgia Attorney General Mike Bowers and Attorney Bob Wilson. They call the...
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Amanda Cooper
May 15, 2018 - 8:21 pm
Early voting for the May 22nd primary election has already begun, and it is crucial that voters are educated about the three essential “W’s” (Who, Where and What) of voting. WHO are the candidates running for election in my district? Most people know the candidates for the more prominent state...
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ASSOCIATED PRESS
May 14, 2018 - 6:13 pm
Two Democrats Vie to Become Georgia's First Woman Governor. One spent much of her childhood in trailers, raised by her mother, college made possible partly by a lottery scholarship and other grants. Photo Credit: Bob Andres/ASSOCIATED PRESS The other grew up in a working-class, African-American...
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(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
May 11, 2018 - 9:22 pm
A police officer has resigned after video surfaced of his mistreatment of a grandmother during a traffic stop. He is seen yelling at 65 year old Rose Campbell 'Shut the f*** up and get out of the car!' The now-former officer is identified as James Legg. In the dashcam video, Campbell is seen and...
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