Vegas oddsmakers favor Bulldogs
Alabama’s Crimson Tide will be the underdog in Saturday’s game against the Georgia Bulldogs, the first time in 72 consecutive games that Alabama has not been favored by oddsmakers to win.
County government, as a whole, not as diverse
The racial and ethnic makeup of the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office mirrors the community it serves.
One served but came out after election
No openly gay man has ever been elected to the Georgia Legislature.
Just under half of city households spend 30 percent of their income on housing
Tens of thousands of Atlanta households pay more than 30 percent of their income towards rent.
Immunizations don't exist for trivial illnesses
There are a "multitude" of vaccines that do not prevent deadly and crippling diseases.
Question being asked: Is there a war on cops?
"Eighty-three law enforcement officers have died in the line of duty this year. Twenty-four of them were shot and killed in cold blood."
District already needs spots for 500-plus students
Annexation would lead to overcrowding at Decatur’s city schools.
Test was at center of cheating scandal, too
Georgia’s CRCT "set some of the lowest expectations for student proficiency in the nation."
Motive unclear but numbers show big growth
Atlanta has issued an increasing number of citations - and collected an increasing amount of revenue - since Mayor Kasim Reed took office in 2010.
Growing share of every gallon is taxes
"Contrary to media reports, Georgia’s gas tax change led to no price increase at the pump."
GA is 9th highest rate of working adults without high school diploma or GED
Georgia has the 9th highest rate of adults, ages 18 to 64, without a high school diploma or GED.
Falcons keep naming rights money
Buying the naming rights to the new Falcons stadium is the largest marketing deal in Mercedes-Benz history.
Referrals are a key step in screening
"Zero Planned Parenthood facilities are licensed to do mammograms. Planned Parenthood, women don’t need you!"
Mayor Reeds wants shelter closed
"Peachtree and Pine is one of the leading sites for tuberculosis in the nation."
Scholars: Ruling didn't change Constitution's pastor protections
There is debate among constitutional scholars about whether the First Amendment will continue to protect faith leaders from being forced to perform marriages against their religious beliefs.
No doubt of growth but little evidence of specifics
Film and television productions generated a $6 billion economic impact for Georgia’s economy in the most recent fiscal year.
Many urban dwellers sweet on idea of backyard chickens
Caution: Kissing and cuddling chickens can be hazardous to your health.
Post-Volvo rejection, thousands of jobs promised for Georgia
Since Volvo spurned Georgia for South Carolina in early May, some 3,455 jobs promising more than $800 million in investments have come to the Peach State.
The work is needed but not necessarily the office
The National Technical Information Service spends millions of taxpayer dollars to print and sell government documents that are available free in online searches.
Rate fluctuates but is up
The murder rate in Atlanta is on the rise this year.
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