Judge under fire for declining transgender man’s request for name change
A Georgia judge is under fire for refusing to change the name of a transgender man, saying his choice was… READ MORE
NFL’s Falcons won’t take military ad money
The Atlanta Falcons will no longer accept money from any military branch for advertising, the team’s owner said Friday.
“We’ll… READ MORE
Confederate flag supporters indicted under Georgia terrorism law
A Georgia grand jury formally charged 15 members of a group supporting the Confederate flag on terror charges following a… READ MORE
Confederate Battle Flag at School Leads to Lockdown
POLK COUNTY, Ga. – A trio of students has been suspended from school after one of them brought a Confederate… READ MORE
Mass baptism lands Georgia high school football team in hot water
An apparent mass baptism that unfolded on the football field of a public high school in Georgia is now under… READ MORE
Georgia rally attracts supporters of Confederate flag…
Around 100 people had already arrived at Stone Mountain Park for a rally celebrating the Confederate flag by around 9:45… READ MORE
Atlanta NAACP Says “They Can Sand Blast Lee, Jefferson Davis, And Jackson” Off Stone Mountain
The Atlanta Chapter of the NAACP is calling for the removal of the Confederacy from Stone Mountain Park. Local chapter… READ MORE
July 4 crowds ignore call to boycott Georgia park over Confederate flag
STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. – Fourth of July holidaymakers ignored a call to boycott Georgia’s Stone Mountain Park, known as the… READ MORE
Georgia Town to Remove Christian Flag Flying Over City Hall
Leaders of a central Georgia city say they’ll remove a Christian flag flying over City Hall.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Monday (http://bit.ly/1OURSgi) that Cochran city officials voted, against the advice of the city attorney, to… READ MORE
Atlanta fire chief suspended for authoring Christian book that denounces homosexuality
Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran has been fired for authoring a Christian book in 2013 that described homosexuality as a “sexual perversion.”
Mr. Cochran had just returned to work Tuesday at the Atlanta Fire Rescue… READ MORE
Perdue to look for reform, common ground in U.S. Senate
Republican David Perdue, a businessman who was virtually unknown in political circles just 18 months ago, will be Georgia’s next United States senator.
The Fortune 500 CEO and cousin of former Gov. Sonny Perdue bested… READ MORE
Parties brace for war over voter registrations in Ga. Senate race
Georgia’s tight Senate race could be headed for the courtroom after voters head to the ballot box.
A state judge… READ MORE
Obama Touts Nunn in Georgia
Barack Obama called into an Atlanta radio station to urge Georgia voters to elect Michelle Nunn to the U.S. Senate so that the president can “keep on doing some good work.”
“If Michelle Nunn wins,… READ MORE