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Georgia Sets Execution Date for Marion Wilson Jr.

An execution date for Marion Wilson, Jr. has been set for June 20, 2019.

Drug Trafficker From Benton Harbor And Atlanta Convicted At Trial By Jury

Farmer was arrested in August 2018 during the multijurisdictional takedown of a methamphetamine ring. Twenty-four defendants have been indicted in related cases as part of the investigation, and sixteen pled guilty before Farmer’s trial.

VA partners with Microsoft to improve how rural Veterans access VA’s online services and...

One of the main components is improving access to telemedicine.

Georgia Receives $400k Grants to Reduce Mortality Related to Substance Abuse Disorder

Georgia is the recipient of a $400,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to be used for "reducing the morbidity and mortality of substance use disorder, including opioid use disorder, in rural communities." Alabama received an identical grant.

Fastest-Growing Cities Primarily in the South and West

Among the 15 cities or towns with the largest numeric gains between 2017 and 2018, eight were in the South, six were in the West, and one was in the Midwest. But Georgia? Didn't make the list.

Georgia to Receive $269,000 from EPA for Beach Water Quality Monitoring

As the nation heads into the summer beach season, the EPA has begun awarding up to $9.24 million across 39 states, territories and tribes to develop and implement beach monitoring and notification programs. Upon meeting the eligibility requirements, Georgia will receive $269,000.

HUD Awards Additional $1.9 Million to Promote Employment & Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing Residents

Last winter, HUD awarded $29 million to public housing authorities to help public housing residents find jobs so that they can become self-sufficient. This builds on that.

White House Says VA Hotline Has Fielded 250,000+ Calls in Nearly 2 Years

Early in his term, President Donald Trump pledged to reform the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and its response to veterans. The promise came as national headlines revealed that 33% of veterans were sent to voicemail when trying to reach the crisis line.

3-year-old girl dies after sexual assault, abuse, police in Georgia say

This is a truly disturbing and horrifying story.