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Public voting open for Art Contest

MONROE, Ga. - Congressman Jody Hice (GA-10) announced that he is inviting the public to cast their vote for the People’s Choice Award in the ...

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FBI seeking public’s assistance to ID four-time serial bank robber

FBI seeking public’s assistance to ID four-time serial bank robber

ATLANTA – David J. LeValley, Special Agent in Charge, FBI Atlanta Field Office, requests the public’s assistance in its efforts to identify a metro Atlanta ...

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GBI announces recruitment of Forensic Pathology Fellows

GBI announces recruitment of Forensic Pathology Fellows

DECATUR, Ga. – On Tuesday, April 11, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Medical Examiner’s Office (GBI ME) after receiving approval from the Accreditation Council ...

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Georgia Power warns customers of bill payment scam

Georgia Power warns customers of bill payment scam

ATLANTA – Georgia Power is issuing a renewed warning for customers of criminal “scam artists” attempting to defraud both business and residential customers over the phone.

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City, State Officials urge motorists to consider travel alternatives

City, State Officials urge motorists to consider travel alternatives

ATLANTA – In the eight days since the I-85 bridge fire, Georgia motorists have taken advantage of a variety of commute options, helping to reduce congestion.

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Storm safety, outage resources available from Georgia Power

Storm safety, outage resources available from Georgia Power

ATLANTA – As severe weather continues to move through the state this afternoon, Georgia Power is prepared and responding to power outages as quickly and safely ...

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Senators Isakson, Perdue applaud swift response to I-85 Bridge collapse in Georgia

Senators Isakson, Perdue applaud swift response to I-85 Bridge collapse in Georgia

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) today commented on the I-85 bridge collapse in Georgia and the ongoing ...

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Georgia officials hope to repair interstate bridge by June

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia transportation officials hope to finish rebuilding a key interstate bridge by mid-June after a large fire caused its collapse last week.

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I-85 bridge demolition, replacement underway; traffic management plans for coming week are finalized

I-85 bridge demolition, replacement underway; traffic management plans for coming week are finalized

ATLANTA - Following Thursday’s catastrophic fire and collapse of a portion of I-85 in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia DOT is following an aggressive schedule for replacement ...

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Anderson: Week 12 under the Gold Dome

My first session as a state Senator has come to an end and I couldn’t be more thankful for the opportunity to serve the ...

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Atlanta begins 1st full workweek since major bridge collapse

Atlanta begins 1st full workweek since major bridge collapse

ATLANTA (AP) — Morning rush hour appeared lighter than usual Monday as the first full workweek opened since the fiery collapse of a major Atlanta interstate ...

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Sen. Tonya Anderson welcomes Gladys Brown to the Senate Chamber

Sen. Tonya Anderson welcomes Gladys Brown to the Senate Chamber

Senator Tonya Anderson (D – Lithonia) welcomed Gladys Brown to the Senate Chamber on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.

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Campus gun bill passes, adoption update stuck at Sine Die

Campus gun bill passes, adoption update stuck at Sine Die

Georgia lawmakers agreed to allow concealed handguns on college campuses but failed to update the state law on adoption before the gavel fell on this ...

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Last day of the 2017 Assembly

“Sine Die” (the last day of the Session) was long and slow in the House, but very busy in the Senate as the Senators got ...

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3 arrested in Atlanta fire underneath interstate bridge

3 arrested in Atlanta fire underneath interstate bridge

ATLANTA (AP) — Three people have been arrested in connection with the raging fire that collapsed a portion of Interstate 85 a few miles north of ...

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Secretary of State Brian Kemp running for Georgia governor

Secretary of State Brian Kemp running for Georgia governor

Georgia's secretary of state has announced that he'll run for governor in 2018.

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700 ft. of I-85 to be removed and replaced: $10 Million in Federal Funds approved from US DOT

700 ft. of I-85 to be removed and replaced: $10 Million in Federal Funds approved from US DOT

ATLANTA - Georgia DOT Commissioner Russell R. McMurry, along with state and local officials briefed the public on developments in the ongoing efforts to repair and ...

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After I-85 collapse, Kemp extends annual registration deadline for businesses to April 4

After I-85 collapse, Kemp extends annual registration deadline for businesses to April 4

Following Governor Deal’s declaration of a state of emergency for Fulton County due to the collapse of a portion of I-85, Secretary of State ...

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PHOTO GALLERY: 'Tremendous' traffic impact expected after bridge collapse

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Tremendous' traffic impact expected after bridge collapse

ATLANTA (AP) — Many commuters in some of Atlanta's densely populated northern suburbs will have to find alternate routes or ride public transit for the ...

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Red Cross responding to interstate fire, collapse

Red Cross responding to interstate fire, collapse

Red Cross in Atlanta is working closely with local and county officials responding to the fire and collapse of Interstate-85 Northbound in Atlanta. The event ...

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Lawmakers remain at odds on details of campus gun bill

Lawmakers remain at odds on details of campus gun bill

ATLANTA (AP) — Only hours remain before Georgia lawmakers adjourn for the year but they still disagree about the details of a bill allowing anyone 21 ...

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UPDATE: Officials: Fire that collapsed overpass is out

UPDATE: Officials: Fire that collapsed overpass is out

UPDATE, March 30 9 p.m.: ATLANTA (AP) —  Atlanta officials say a massive fire that burned for more than an hour and caused the collapse ...

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Anheuser-Busch Recognized by Georgia General Assembly for National Disaster Relief Assistance

Anheuser-Busch Recognized by Georgia General Assembly for National Disaster Relief Assistance

Anheuser-Busch, Inc. (Anheuser-Busch) was recognized Thursday for its national disaster relief assistance by the Georgia General Assembly, highlighting the passage of Senate Resolution 528, sponsored ...

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Congressman reintroduces bill to protect traveling public, federal employees

Congressman reintroduces bill to protect traveling public, federal employees

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Continuing his efforts to make airports around the nation safer for the general public and the law enforcement officers who patrol them ...

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Anderson: Week 11 under the Gold Dome

With just two days left in the 2017 legislative session, we’re almost to the end of what has been an eventful first year as ...

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