Category: Morning Reads

Morning Reads – Thursday, May 10, 2018

On this date in 1994, Nelson Mandela was sworn in as South Africa’s first black president. Peaches Georgia Power playing hardball in PSC race More armed teachers on the way? Are Georgia casinos worth the gamble for education? At least Georgia has this going for them Poorest in town Georgia The training effect of officer-involved shootings in

Morning Reads for Tuesday, May 8

Good morning! If you only click on one of these links, click on this New Yorker piece about Officer Patrick Skinner, a Savannah native who joined the Savannah Police Department following a career with the CIA. Meanwhile… It’s veto day in Georgia! When we hear about Apalachicola’s oysters, it’s typically either on menu, of in

Morning Reads – Thursday, May 3, 2018

On this date in 1948, the Supreme Court ruled that covenants prohibiting the sale of real estate to blacks and other minorities were legally unenforceable. Peaches Georgia man pleads guilty to threatening 2 US Senators  Georgia judicial campaign turns partisan Record high for children in foster care in Georgia GPS systems are threatening a Georgia

Morning Reads for Tuesday, May 1

Good morning! That jangling sound you hear is my charm bracelet; James Avery died yesterday. He was 96 years old. Most Georgians give Delta, Amazon, and Governor Deal a thumbs-up. Will he, or won’t he? Governor Deal will start signing – and vetoing – legislation this week. Fort Frederica has its first archaeological digs in

Morning Reads – Thursday, April 26, 2018

Peaches Whistleblower sparks investigation into Georgia film tax credits  Deal partners with local law enforcement for new phone app Cityhood of Eagles Landing could hurt Georgia’s bond rating  Georgia school district to allow teachers to carry guns What Georgia’s opportunity zones could do for small business Congratulations, Georgia New York Post coverage on white supremecist

Morning Reads for Tuesday, April 24

Good morning! Today’s the deadline to register to vote in the May 22 primary. Several statewide candidates, including one named Stacey, attended the NAACP candidate’s forum in Savannah this past weekend. There was horror in Toronto yesterday. The City of Atlanta engaged two former Georgia AGs for open records cases. Public servants – teachers, first responders,

Monday Morning Reads — April 23

Happy Monday, everyone! Less than one month until the May 22 primary! News by the Numbers $456,000 contributions – Barilla, one of the world’s largest pasta companies, has a long history of funding research to prove pasta (and carbs) are good for your health. A recent study that showed pasta has many health benefits and

Morning Reads for Friday, April 20, 2018

Doubt they have decent chicken and waffles. Hope you weren’t planning on a shopping trip to Newnan on Saturday. Wish my dad was alive to see this. What could go wrong? So how do you plan a spontaneous… Never mind. At least it’s not Soylent Green. When doves cry. How to get that upgrade. A