On this day, 140 years ago, Thomas Edison observed what became known as the Edison Effect for the first time. Peaches The Georgia firefighter who is facing suspension after saving a woman’s life. Nearly 240,000 arrest warrants were unserved in Georgia at the end of 2019 McBath is betting on Bloomberg. Kemp’s budget director speaks to
Good morning, and happy Georgia Day! Today, our state (and, previously, the colony) is 287 years old. On February 12, 1733, James Oglethorpe landed the Anne at Yamacraw Bluff on the southern bank of the Savannah River, thus founding the colony. And now, the news: Pat Conroy Governor Kemp is aiming to overhaul the foster
Peaches The Georgia Ports Authority announced another sizable expansion. What’s the realistic retirement age in the Peach State? The same-sex couple fight returns to the Georgia Senate Our fearless leaders also think they can solve the state’s vaping problem. Or solution. Is tough immigration enforcement what we need? A number of municipalities are suing Airbnb.
Did you hear — PETA wants Punxsutawney Phil to retire and then be replaced with a robot groundhog. Peaches Georgia executed a death row inmate Wednesday evening. Georgia Ports business grew even as exports to China dwindled. Tip from former girlfriend gets 30 Troopers canned. Georgia earns ‘F’ for tobacco policies. A “hands-off” approach to
On this date in 1964, ratification of the 24th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was completed and eliminated the poll tax in federal elections. Peaches Lyft responds to Ga’s new sales tax enforcement legislation. What SCOTUS says here could impact Georgia’s student scholarship organizations. Which ‘Best State for Business’ List are we really on? The
Good morning, and happy National Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day! In honor, I thought I’d share the four that misunderstand me on the regular. And now, the news: Pat Conroy Did you know current Georgia law doesn’t require those over 17 to wear a seatbelt in the backseat? I didn’t, but that soon may change.
Peaches Governor Kemp is slated to give the State of the State today. Anti-red flag bill in the Georgia legislature. ….plus dozens of more gun bills of varying varieties. The Mall of Georgia is opening an incredible sized esports venue. How breastfeeding came before Georgia’s high court. The dual enrollment bill rears its head. And
Hopefully you all had a lovely Christmas holiday with family, friends, and food…enough of which will hopefully hold you over until New Year’s when we will all over-indulge on all 3 once again. Peaches A little positivity to offset the nonsense. And one more for good measure. And this: North Ga farm helds animals and
Oh the irony. It’s the anniversary (21 years) of when President Bill Clinton was impeached on two charges of perjury and obstruction of justice by the U.S. House of Representatives. Peaches Congressman Barry Loudermilk is equating Trump to Jesus. Le sigh. Terminations (finally) in the Puerto Rico license scandal Tim Echols makes the news for the same ‘ol stuff.
24 years ago, the US Senate halted a constitutional amendment we’re still talking about — a constitutional amendment giving Congress authority to outlaw flag burning and other forms of desecration against the American flag. Peaches Georgia City says they learned of controversial homelessness program via newspaper. …and speaking of the homeless, what about their voter