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Former model and actress Kim Porter was laid to rest Saturday in Columbus GA
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Maria Boynton
November 26, 2018 - 4:25 pm
Columbus, Georgia, is less than 2 hours southwest of Atlanta with a population of approximately 200,000. On Saturday, two days after Thanksgiving, many there paused to say 'goodbye' and 'thanks' to one of their own. Hundreds, of the more than 2500 attendees, stood in line for a chance to say a...
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Maria Boynton
November 24, 2018 - 4:30 am
Gulch Could Be Site for Central Train Terminal Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Signs Historic Gulch Development into Law ATLANTA— Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued the following statement upon the signing of the historic Gulch development legislation. “The Gulch redevelopment deal, the largest in state...
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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
November 06, 2018 - 12:39 pm
On Elections Day, our Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms stop by The Movement for a quick conversation about The Gultch deal that was passed Atlanta City Counsel. She discussed how it would impact the city and people of color. Take a Listen.
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 Atlanta Super Bowl Host Committee Announces Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon and Reveals Atlanta-based GRAMMY Award-Winning Producer Jermaine Dupri as the Event’s Music Producer
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Maria Boynton
October 26, 2018 - 3:04 pm
There are just 100 days to go before the Super Bowl is held in Atlanta. Super Bowl LIII will be played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium downtown on Sunday, February 3, 2019. A series of concerts titled Super Bowl LIVE will be held during the week leading up to the big game. Friday morning, the Atlanta Host...
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The Gulch is undeveloped property in the heart of downtown Atlanta
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Maria Boynton
October 23, 2018 - 2:14 pm
The Office of Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has released details of an amended Gulch agreement. The Gulch is the area of parking lots and railroad tracks situated between Mercedes-Benz Stadium and State Farm Arena. Gulch redevelopment plan details released today As part of the new agreement,...
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Maria Boynton
September 17, 2018 - 4:22 pm
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has decided to postpone pushing for a vote today on the proposal to redevelop the area known as the Gulch. It's the "hole in the ground", as Bottoms calls it, that is located near Mercedes Benz Stadium and State Farm (formerly Philips) Arena. Currently, it's...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
September 14, 2018 - 1:22 pm
Chief Equity Officer and Counselor to Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Rashad Taylor sat down with Rashad Richey to discuss the pending Gulch development deal in the City of Atlanta. The proposal has been received with both praise and criticism. In essence, the project would develop a wasteland of...
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Maria Boynton
August 17, 2018 - 6:39 pm
Funeral services for "Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin are August 31, in Detroit, MI. Longtime Franklin friend Rev. Jesse Jackson told WAOK/V103's Maria Boynton that well-known Atlanta minister Rev. Jasper Williams Jr. will perform the Eulogy. Click below to listen as Congressman John Lewis, Mayor...
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Maria Boynton
July 17, 2018 - 2:45 pm
Atlanta does indeed have a Mayor named Keisha. The City's top leader says "now we have a chance to have a governor named Stacey." Elaborating on the announcement she made over the weekend at Atlanta's Ebenezer Baptist Church, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said "all we have to do is get out and vote."...
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