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St. Marys, GA
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

University of California raising minimum wage to $15 an hour

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The movement to raise the minimum wage across the U.S. gained ground Wednesday with the vast University of California system...

Georgia Prison Inmates Coordinate Meth Ring from Cells

Federal prosecutors have charged two Georgia prison inmates with helping a methamphetamine trafficking operation in Alabama from inside their jail cell. Eight people are facing...

GA man represents self, found guilty of killing cop

One Georgia man who was accused of killing a police officer in Athens, Georgia was convicted earlier this week. Jamie Hood is believed to be...

Georgia jailer in jail for giving drugs and contraband to prisoners

One Georgia jailer is behind bars after it was discovered that he had been over inmates items for trade  purposes. 39-year-old Whitney Ryan Ashmore of...

Transgender Inmate Allegedly Raped While Awaiting Court Action

Attorneys for Ashley Alton Diamond say she needs to be moved from her current prison facility because the state prison cannot keep her safe. The...

HUD and VA to add support for homeless vets in Georgia

Monday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that they would...

Crowdfunding project aims to save Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Air and Space Museum is launching a crowdfunding campaign to conserve the spacesuit Neil Armstrong wore on the moon. The...

4-H Agents Warning ATV Safety

The summer season brings free time with children and often times, in many areas of Georgia, that means time of ATV's, or other three-and...

China deports 20 foreigners for watching ‘terrorist’ videos

BEIJING (AP) — China has deported 20 foreigners from Britain, South Africa and India for watching video clips that advocated terrorism and religious extremism,...

U.S. Navy recruiter shoots himself in leg in Georgia

Police are reporting that a U.S. Navy recruiter in Georgia shot himself in the leg on Friday at a local recruiting office. They say...
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