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(Photo Credit: Ga Sec. of State Facebook)
Amanda Cooper
April 30, 2020 - 7:18 pm
The primary election is less than forty days away and Georgia Secretary of State, Brad Raffensperger says his office is ready. During a press conference at the state capitol, Raffensperger announced the state made history. He shared that his office has received 1 million absentee ballot requests...
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(Photo Credit: Steven Reed for Mayor Facebook)
Amanda Cooper
October 09, 2019 - 5:51 pm
Many in Montgomery, Alabama are basking in historic glee as the city elected its first African American Mayor. According to unofficial results, Steven L. Reed defeated Television Station Owner, David Woods, with 67% of the votes in a nonpartisan runoff election. The newly-elected mayor is a...
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On Point with Juandolyn Stokes
March 12, 2019 - 2:35 pm
It's the Sister Talks Series on 1380 WAOK!
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Sean Garvey
May 30, 2018 - 3:31 pm
History lies on the 2,965-acre landscape of the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park. During the Civil War era, the Union army and the Confederate army fought on the land between June 19, 1864 until July 2, 1864. The historic bloody war helped established what is now known as Kennesaw...
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Sean Garvey
May 09, 2018 - 2:57 am
Juneteenth is not only a holiday, but it is also a part of our African-American history. Juneteenth Atlanta Parade and Music Festival is kicking off on Friday, June 15th through Sunday, June 17th to commemorate the announcement that was made on this day in 1865 declaring the abolition of slavery in...
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(Photo Credit: © Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports)
March 17, 2018 - 1:21 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jairus Lyles couldn't suppress a smile, knowing that a school known more for chess than hoops had finally made it happen — a 16 ousting a 1 in March Madness. The University of Maryland-Baltimore County stunned the sports world by pulling off the most surprising upset in...
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