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Forecasters issue flood watch in Ga.
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch covering much of the state.
Georgia wants private companies to manage student housing
Georgia is on course to become one of the nation’s largest experiments in privatized college dorms, but it’s unclear whether the changes will lower students’ bills at a time when university costs are soaring.
Ga. misses food stamp backlog deadline
State officials say Georgia missed the deadline to clear backlogged food stamp cases, putting millions of dollars of federal funding at risk.
Former ethics chief in Ga. wins retaliation lawsuit
Jurors awarded the former director of Georgia’s ethics commission $700,000 on Friday, ruling in her favor in a lawsuit in which she said her salary was cut and a deputy removed for investigating complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal.
State launches voter app
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has launched two new technology advances that will serve Georgia voters.
Police: Man dead after shooting at Ga. university
Police at Georgia’s Columbus State University fatally shot a man over the weekend after officers responded to a report of someone with a gun, authorities said. A lawyer for the man’s family said Monday that the man was unarmed and a visitor on campus.
Deal breaks ground for new Georgia BioScience Training Center
Gov. Nathan Deal broke ground Monday for the Georgia BioScience Training Center, which will support training for Baxter International Inc. employees and for new companies in the life sciences industry that choose to locate in Georgia. The training center is located east of Atlanta across from Baxter’s $1 billion biomanufacturing plant.
Man dead after shooting at Georgia university
A man was shot and fatally wounded by campus police on Sunday near student apartments at Georgia’s Columbus State University after they responded to reports that someone had been seen loading a gun, campus authorities said.
Ga. district lines mean strong GOP advantage
Georgia is undoubtedly a conservative-leaning state.
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