The Miss Georgia Scholarship Competition will celebrate 75 years in Columbus when pageant contestants take the stage at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, Mayor Berry “Skip” Henderson announced Saturday.
Georgia’s future teachers would get pensions, but not on the scale of today’s retirees or teachers, under a state House plan. Teacher groups will weigh state savings against the difficulties of retaining educators.
Here’s a list of kids and teens who were killed in gun-related incidents since 2008 in Columbus, Georgia. The gun victims died from accidental shootings, murder-suicides, domestic abuse and other gun violence.
Six Macon, Georgia teens were shot and killed and twice as many were arrested on murder charges since the 2018 Parkland school shooting. Bibb County schools and the district attorney try to help students.
A senior citizen in South Fulton, Ga. was robbed as she arrived home from grocery shopping on February 11 by a masked man who took her purse and threw her to the ground. Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta shared security footage from outside her home.