Author: Jessica Szilagyi

Morning Reads – Thursday, September 10, 2020

Happy Thursday! Surely some don’t want it even mentioned, but it was on this date in 1794 that America’s first non-denominational college was chartered. Blount College later became… the University of Tennessee. It’s also ‘National TV Dinner Day,’ though that seems more disappointing than the chartering of UT. Here are the headlines for today: Peaches  Another

Morning Reads – Thursday, August 27, 2020

Continued prayers this morning for our friends in Louisiana & Texas.  It was on this date in 1894 that the Wilson-Gorman Tariff Act was passed by the U.S. Congress. The provision for a graduated income tax was later struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court. Peaches Georgia Universities Face Staggering Losses if Football Season Is

Morning Reads – Thursday, August 13, 2020

Phone a friend….Today marks the 131st anniversary of the patent issued for a coin-operated telephone — in 1889, it was issued to William Gray. 71 years after that, “Echo I,” a balloon satellite, allowed the first two-way telephone conversation by satellite to take place. Peaches 2 longtime Georgia House incumbents appear to be defeated Man

Morning Reads – Thursday, July 30, 2020

Peaches Dead even race in Georgia between Trump, Biden. U.S. House chairman asks Kemp for documents detailing Georgia’s handling of COVID-19. Athens officials to consider 10 p.m. ‘last call’ for alcohol Macon mayor vetoes mask mandate for Bibb County  Georgia student expelled for racist social media post she didn’t make. Rural Georgia’s ‘Legal Deserts’ Are

Morning Reads – Thursday, July 23, 2020

Happy Thursday! Today is the 116th anniversary of the invention of the ice cream cone which was delivered to us by Charles E. Menches during the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis. Peaches Kemp and Bottoms talking settlement. Warren asks CDC to mandate masks, citing Georgia’s local ban. This Georgia city beat back COVID-19. Georgia