Graphic Creator: Paul Barton
Lericia Harris
October 15, 2018 - 10:58 am
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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National Weather Service Meteorologists in Peachtree City GA keep an eye on Hurricane Michael
(Photos Courtesy of Keith Stellman)
Maria Boynton
October 10, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Strong winds from Hurricane Michael are taking out some of the National Weather Service wind sensors. But, NWS Meteorologist in Charge Keith Stellman says the readings they've been able to get indicate the storm is still packing a pretty good punch. At approximately 5:00pm est. it was moving into...
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File photo of voters in East Cobb. (Courtesy of @attorneygriggs)
Maria Boynton
October 10, 2018 - 4:59 pm
The all-time voter registration record has been shattered in Georgia. According to the Secretary of State's office there are now more than 6,915,000 voters on the rolls. And though Brian Kemp, the Secretary of State, has purged roughly 700,000 names from the voter rolls, the new eligible voter...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
October 04, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Episode 10 = The commissioner of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Jacqie McWilliams joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw to discuss the potential move of the CIAA men's/women's basketball tournament out of Charlotte and being the first African-American female ever to hold...
​Photos are Courtesy of MARTA
Maria Boynton
October 03, 2018 - 3:29 pm
It was more than 2 years in the making, the 40-year $2.7 billion dollar plan. Voters in Atlanta approved a half-penny sales tax in 2016. It was for transit operations and construction. During that period, MARTA asked the public for its input. The time has come for the MARTA Board of Directors to...
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Lucy McBath is the Democratic nominee for the 6th District Congressional seat
(Photo courtesy of the Lucy McBath Campaign)
Maria Boynton
October 02, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Sixth District candidate for U.S. Congress Lucy McBath says "gun violence is so extreme, there are no safe places anymore." It was gun violence, the shooting death of her son Jordan Davis in 2012, that propelled McBath into politics. He was shot and killed by a man over loud music. "After Jordan...
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Joel Caldwell (l) and Deborah Scott (m) with GA StandUp, and Hank Stewart (r), President of the Stewart Foundation, during voter registration event at the 5 Points MARTA station in Atlanta GA.
(Photo Credit: Patricia Crawford/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
September 25, 2018 - 4:37 pm
Did you know that every aspect of your life is impacted by your vote? According to NAACP Atlanta's Karen Rene, "even though people vote, they don't understand how it impacts their lives on a daily basis." That's part of the education that groups will deliver this fourth Tuesday in September,...
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