Former Trion Mayor, Lanny Thomas seeking State Senatorial Seat

The upcoming election cycle will include the state senatorial race in the 53rd District which includes Chattooga, Dade, Walker and parts of Catoosa County....

Burton launches State House bid for those last 71 votes

In the spring of 2014, grassroots candidate Lee Burton gave longtime incumbent Greg Morris a run for his money on the campaign trail. The Toombs County native-born in Metter came within striking distance, losing by just 71 votes and taking both home counties - Toombs and Montgomery - after being outspent nearly 10-1. Burton spent just over $14,000 while Morris topped $160,000.

“Politically Incorrect” Sheriff makes it official with sign

One Georgia Sheriff is making waves with his "politically incorrect" sign.

Sylvania’s Hammond Announces for State Senate

In a crowded room at the Pathway Center on Highway 301 in Sylvania on a dreary, rainy Saturday afternoon, Stephen Hammond announced his bid...

Former GA-12 Congressman John Barrow to Teach at UGA

Wednesday, former Congressman from Georgia's 12th Congressional district, John Barrow, announced he will soon be contributing to the curriculum at the University of Georgia. The...

County Seeking a TAN This Summer

Douglas County is accepting bids this summer in its venture to get a TAN, or Tax Anticipation Note. The Douglas County Board of Commissioners allowed...

Legislators Push “Michael’s Law” After Statesboro Death

The State of Georgia has strengthened some of their alcohol laws after a Michael Gatto was killed in a Statesboro bar by an off-duty...

GA City Will Remove Christian Flag

Last week, we reported that the City of Cochran in Bleckley County, Georgia was willing to go to court over a Christian flag flying...

Small GA Town Stands Strong for Christian Flag

The small Bleckley County city of Cochran in Middle Georgia is standing up against threats of a legal challenge surrounding the flying of a...

Bills sponsored by Dempsey receive final passage

State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) announced today the final passage of House Bills 198, 288, 443, 567, and 568 during the 2015 legislative session...