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Forsyth - Monroe

David Perdue discusses Ebola, ISIS in Forsyth

David Perdue discusses Ebola, ISIS in ForsythU.S. Senate hopeful David Perdue greets supporters at campaign stop in Forsyth. Resumes his statewide tour Friday.
  • Forsyth - Monroe
  • 2 days ago
Elections

Houston County holds early voting Saturday

Houston County holds early voting SaturdayEarly voting will be held at two locations in Houston County on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Elections
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Politics

Congressional candidate wants to repeal Affordable Care Act

Congressional candidate wants to repeal Affordable Care ActRepublican congressional hopeful Rick Allen swung through Dublin on the third day of his bus tour of Georgia's 12th District.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
News

Old dog gets new life

Old dog gets new lifeAt 12-and-a-half years old, Bernie the dog is spry, nimble even, trotting around his big backyard.
  • News
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
News

CDC workers share emotional toll of Ebola

CDC workers share emotional toll of EbolaMichelle Dynes and Anne Purfield have been on the front lines of death and destruction many times as CDC infectious disease experts. They say West Africa was different.
  • News
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Local

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decrease

Unemployment rates in Macon, Warner Robins decreaseMetro Warner Robins' unemployment rate is 7.1 percent, down six-tenths %. Metro Macon's is 7.8, down seven-tenths %.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Georgia

Deal promises review of Georgia's school funding

Deal promises review of Georgia's school fundingGov. Nathan Deal is pledging a review of the state's system for funding schools, 13 days before Georgia voters go to the polls.
  • Georgia
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Georgia

Georgia Aquarium says beluga whale is pregnant

Georgia Aquarium says beluga whale is pregnantOfficials at the Georgia Aquarium say a 20-year-old beluga whale, Maris, is expecting a calf in the spring.
  • Georgia
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Georgia

Fort Stewart deploying 32 soldiers to fight Ebola

Fort Stewart deploying 32 soldiers to fight EbolaThe Army says 32 soldiers based in southeast Georgia are scheduled to deploy next month to help West Africa fight the Ebola outbreak.
  • Georgia
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Elections

Exclusive poll: Tight races for governor, Senate

Exclusive poll: Tight races for governor, SenateA new poll conducted exclusively for our sister station WXIA in Atlanta shows races remain tight for governor, Senate.
  • Elections
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
News

Judge declares mistrial in Burrell Ellis case

Judge declares mistrial in Burrell Ellis caseA DeKalb County judge has declared a mistrial in the case of suspended County CEO Burrell Ellis.
  • News
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Health

Ga. Ebola response team to meet at state Capitol

Ga. Ebola response team to meet at state CapitolGeorgia Gov. Nathan Deal says the first meeting has been scheduled for the state's newly formed Ebola response team.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
News

Prosecutors meet to discuss gun violence

Prosecutors meet to discuss gun violenceA coalition of prosecutors from across the country gathered for the first time in Atlanta to discuss ways to fight gun violence.
  • News
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Health

Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gear

Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gearManufacturers and distributors of impermeable gowns and full-body suits meant to protect medical workers from Ebola are scrambling to keep up with a surge of orders from U.S. hospitals. Many hospitals say they already have the proper equipment but want more to prepare...
  • Health
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Health

DHS requires West Africa travelers to arrive at five airports

DHS requires West Africa travelers to arrive at five airportsThe Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that all travelers from Ebola outbreak countries in West Africa will be funneled through one of five U.S. airports with enhanced screening starting Wednesday.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Entertainment

Ryan Seacrest reacts to special homecoming at alma mater

Ryan Seacrest reacts to special homecoming at alma materTV and radio host Ryan Seacrest was so impressed by what happened during Dunwoody High School's homecoming that he called the principal of his alma mater.
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Georgia

3rd Ebola patient released from Emory

3rd Ebola patient released from EmoryThe third patient to be brought to Emory University Hospital. for treatment for Ebola has been released.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Georgia

Man dies in police custody during breath test

Man dies in police custody during breath testThe Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the death of a 60-year-old man who died in police custody in northeast Georgia.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Georgia

Man falls off waterfall in north Georgia mountains

Man falls off waterfall in north Georgia mountainsAuthorities say a hiker was injured after falling off a waterfall in the north Georgia mountains.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Georgia

Acuity Brands to add 700 jobs in metro Atlanta

Acuity Brands to add 700 jobs in metro AtlantaAcuity Brands Inc. will add 700 jobs over the next five years at locations in DeKalb and Rockdale counties.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Georgia

Ga. storm caused estimated $6 million in damage

Ga. storm caused estimated $6 million in damageThe Georgia Insurance Commissioner says consumers have reported multimillion dollar insured losses from a storm that included several tornadoes.
  • Georgia
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Macon

Group names Navicent Health president CEO of the Year

Group names Navicent Health president CEO of the YearNavicent Health's Dr. Ninfa M. Saunders has been named CEO of the Year by the Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals.
  • Macon
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Politics

Georgia governor candidates face off in second debate

Georgia governor candidates face off in second debateWith November's general election just a few weeks away, the three Georgia gubernatorial candidates faced off in a debate
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Georgia

Georgia launches teen driving safety campaign

Georgia launches teen driving safety campaignThe Georgia Department of Driver Services is launching a campaign to encourage parents of teen drivers to talk to their children about safe driving.
  • Georgia
  • 1 week ago
Georgia

Ga. man convicted in New Year's Eve killing

Ga. man convicted in New Year's Eve killingA jury in Rome has convicted a man in a shooting that left another man dead on New Year's Eve in 2012.
  • Georgia
  • 1 week ago
Georgia

Beware of fake Uber drivers in Atlanta

Beware of fake Uber drivers in AtlantaUber has several safeguards to protect clients – like pictures of your driver, and real-time GPS of their locations.
  • Georgia
  • 1 week ago
Georgia

Atlanta teen gets perfect SAT, ACT scores

Atlanta teen gets perfect SAT, ACT scoresAn Atlanta teen has done something only a few young scholars do each year: make a perfect score on both the ACT and SAT standardized tests.
  • Georgia
  • 1 week ago