Author: Jessica Szilagyi

Hanson plans to introduce hate crime legislation

The 2018 legislative session begins on January 8 and one Georgia lawmaker says she’s planning on introducing legislation to expand the definition of hate crimes in Georgia. State Representative Meagan Hanson, a Republican attorney from Brookhaven, announced Wednesday that she will carry a bill to increase punishments for crimes committed against persons in certain classifications.

Morning Reads – Thursday, January 4, 2018

On this date in 1974,  President Nixon refused to hand over tape recordings and documents subpoenaed by the Senate Watergate Committee. Peaches We’re barely surviving down here in South Georgia. President Trump to exacerbate traffic for National Championship game. By the looks of things, this may not be a positive move. Georgia to close 17-year investigation

Morning Reads – Thursday, December 28, 2017

On this date in 1981, Elizabeth Jordan Carr, the first American test-tube baby, was born in Norfolk, VA. Peaches When rehab behind prison walls proves as a real solution Top 10 healthcare stories of 2017 School takeover versus school turnaround Fake money running rampant in South Georgia Christmas traffic deaths in Georgia nearly 2x that of

Morning Reads – Friday, December 15, 2017

  Here: Amazon’s lobbyist registered in Georgia and it has people wondering why Feds question legality of school plan in Georgia Georgia’s foster care program is in trouble Georgia is among top states for quality teachers More suggestions on how to address Georgia’s rural healthcare crisis UGA is predicting a good year for Georgia’s economy  Toshiba