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News Georgia Events: Cops: Georgia man fired 6 shots during road-rage incident, nearly hitting teen

Published on: Thursday 09 April 2020
Cops: Georgia man fired 6 shots during road-rage incident, nearly hitting teen
News source: https://www.ajc.com/news/crime--law/cops-georgia-man-fired-shots-during-road-rage-incident-nearly-hitting-teen/70ABGOi2yaBeKNR1x5JsKP/

A Villa Rica man faces eight felonies after a road-rage incident Wednesday ended with a 15-year-old nearly being shot, authorities said. Undra Leonard Taylor, 30, fired six shots at a truck that had ...

News Georgia Events: Kemp urged to suspend Georgia’s anti-mask law to fight coronavirus

Published on: Friday 10 April 2020
Kemp urged to suspend Georgia’s anti-mask law to fight coronavirus
News source: https://www.ajc.com/blog/politics/kemp-urged-suspend-georgia-anti-mask-law-fight-coronavirus/Xc7Q6g6FYJUziwPxzeqlcI/

The head of the Democratic Party of Georgia penned a letter urging the governor to suspend the 1951 law, which makes it illegal to wear a mask at most public events, because state officials “need to ...

News Georgia Events: Georgia Chamber postpones upcoming events amid coronavirus concerns

Published on: Tuesday 10 March 2020
Georgia Chamber postpones upcoming events amid coronavirus concerns
News source: https://www.ajc.com/lifestyles/georgia-chamber-postpones-upcoming-events-amid-coronavirus-concerns/m4rKTPguUPN2knGiunZ4HI/

The Georgia Chamber of Commerce has postponed two of its upcoming conferences in Dunwoody and Statesboro amid concerns about the coronavirus outbreak. Lisa Sherman, the chamber’s vice president of ...

News Georgia Events: Georgia organization holds event to raise awareness of human trafficking

Published on: Wednesday 22 January 2020
Georgia organization holds event to raise awareness of human trafficking
News source: https://www.firstcoastnews.com/article/news/local/georgia/georgia-organization-holds-event-to-raise-awareness-of-human-trafficking/77-24fda481-6cce-462e-a56a-7f10b240c971

That was Lynn Kennedy’s reaction after a crowd of more than 400 people attended an event about human trafficking, held at St. Simons Community Church on St. Simons Island Wednesday night. Kennedy’s ...

News Georgia Events: 2 Free Atlanta Events To Learn About Colleges And Scholarships

Published on: Thursday 23 January 2020
2 Free Atlanta Events To Learn About Colleges And Scholarships
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/atlanta/2-free-atlanta-events-learn-colleges-scholarships

Two separate events will take place this Saturday for Atlanta students interested in learning about colleges and scholarships. ATLANTA, GA — Students will have an opportunity to learn about college ...

News Georgia Events: Another Thing the Book Burning at Georgia Southern Reveals

Published on: Sunday 24 November 2019
Another Thing the Book Burning at Georgia Southern Reveals
News source: http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2019/11/25/further-exploration-book-burning-georgia-southern-opinion

The events are partly the consequence of expectations that the delivery of “diverse” content will by itself engineer more equitable and inclusive campus communities, argues David Shih.

News Georgia Events: Countdown is on for Bold City Bash, Florida-Georgia game

Published on: Sunday 27 October 2019
Countdown is on for Bold City Bash, Florida-Georgia game
News source: https://www.news4jax.com/sports/college-football/countdown-is-on-for-bold-city-bash-florida-georgia-game

Florida and Georgia fans coming into Jacksonville ahead of this weekend's big rivalry match up will have plenty to keep them busy. From the annual Hall of Fame induction to a Friday night block party, ...

News Georgia Events: Georgia swimming and diving beats Duke to remain undefeated

Published on: Saturday 26 October 2019
Georgia swimming and diving beats Duke to remain undefeated
News source: https://www.redandblack.com/sports/georgia-swimming-and-diving-beats-duke-to-remain-undefeated/article_78c4e682-f857-11e9-8bf2-2b0ba2cfaae3.html

Della Torre also swam in the second leg of the 400 freestyle relay, another winning event for Georgia. The freestyle relay team also consisted of junior Gabi Fa’amausil, senior Veronica Burchill, and ...

News Georgia Events: Landing demolition will force Florida, Georgia fans to party elsewhere

Published on: Monday 28 October 2019
Landing demolition will force Florida, Georgia fans to party elsewhere
News source: https://www.news4jax.com/news/local/jacksonville/landing-demolition-to-force-florida-georgia-fans-to-party-elsewhere

Duuuval's Bold City Bash will be celebrating one of college football's storied rivalries with fan-centric events, which include a block party, Florida-Georgia baseball game and a country concert with ...

News Georgia Events: Atlanta Humane Hosting Pumpkin Patch, Adoption Event Saturday

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Atlanta Humane Hosting Pumpkin Patch, Adoption Event Saturday
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/alpharetta/atlanta-humane-hosting-pumpkin-patch-adoption-event-saturday

The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Alpharetta location. (Atlanta Humane Society) ALPHARETTA, GA — The Atlanta Humane Society is excited to be hosting a Pumpkin ...

News Georgia Events: Desperate owner slashes price of Georgia home to $1

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Desperate owner slashes price of Georgia home to $1
News source: https://nypost.com/2019/10/10/desperate-owner-slashes-price-of-georgia-home-to-1/

“Do you have any ideas on how to get rid of that property, since it’s not selling at auction?” A strange series of events led a county in Ohio came to own a house in Georgia. A woman moved to Ohio’s ...

News Georgia Events: Healthy Living as a Georgia Peach

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Healthy Living as a Georgia Peach
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/atlanta/healthy-living-georgia-peach

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News Georgia Events: The AJC Decatur Book Festival Is Georgia’s Labor Day Weekend Literary Destination

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
The AJC Decatur Book Festival Is Georgia’s Labor Day Weekend Literary Destination
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/ajc-decatur-book-festival-georgia-202655008.html

The event is free and open to the public ... The AJC Decatur Book Festival will take place August 29-September 1, 2019, in downtown Decatur, Georgia. To find out which of your favorite authors will be ...

News Georgia Events: SPORTS BRIEFS: SCCPSS announces security measures for athletic events; GS, UGA TV broadcasts change channels for Saturday; more

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
SPORTS BRIEFS: SCCPSS announces security measures for athletic events; GS, UGA TV broadcasts change channels for Saturday; more
News source: https://www.savannahnow.com/sports/20190829/sports-briefs-sccpss-announces-security-measures-for-athletic-events-gs-uga-tv-broadcasts-change-channels-for-saturday-more

Broadcast channels change for GS, UGA football games BIRMINGHAM, Ala - ESPN and the Sun Belt Conference announced Thursday that the Georgia Southern versus LSU broadcast network has been changed from ESPNU to the SEC Network.The change is due to the Florida State versus Boise State moving game times and channels because of Hurricane Dorian.Television announcers for the 7:30 ET kickoff remain the same.The University of Georgia's game in Nashville versus Vanderbilt (7:30) will be shown on ESPN.

News Georgia Events: Upcoming Events In Bartow County Include Farmers Market, Karaoke

Published on: Monday 19 August 2019
Upcoming Events In Bartow County Include Farmers Market, Karaoke
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/cartersville/upcoming-events-bartow-county-include-farmers-market-karaoke

(Shutterstock) BARTOW COUNTY, GA —Bingo, karaoke, and social media training are just some of the events worth checking out this week around Bartow County. Learn more about each below.

News Georgia Events: Georgia Film Event in Los Angeles Postponed as Backlash Over Anti-Abortion Bill Continues

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Georgia Film Event in Los Angeles Postponed as Backlash Over Anti-Abortion Bill Continues
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/georgia-film-event-los-angeles-214820734.html

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has postponed a Los Angeles-based event to promote the Georgia film industry after intense backlash over the state’s recently-passed anti-abortion bill, Kemp’s spokesperson Cody Hall told TheWrap.Originally scheduled for May 22 at the West Hollywood Sunset Tower Hotel, “Georgia

News Georgia Events: Most Popular Baby Names In Georgia For 2018

Published on: Sunday 19 May 2019
Most Popular Baby Names In Georgia For 2018
News source: https://patch.com/georgia/decatur/s/gpy0x/most-popular-baby-names-georgia-2018

Georgia's Most Popular Baby Names For 2018 - Across Georgia, GA - The Social Security Administration released its annual list of the top baby names in the country. See which names topped Georgia's list.

News Georgia Events: Georgia Calls Off Hollywood Event, Governor Pushes Studio Meetings to Fall Amid Abortion-Bill Tension (EXCLUSIVE)

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Georgia Calls Off Hollywood Event, Governor Pushes Studio Meetings to Fall Amid Abortion-Bill Tension (EXCLUSIVE)
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/georgia-calls-off-hollywood-event-212203543.html

As tension escalates over a controversial abortion bill in Georgia, the state film office has called off a Los Angeles celebration touting its industry ties, numerous individuals familiar with the event set for next week told Variety. Georgia Governor Brian Kemp is pushing that event, dated for May 22