ATLANTA-The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the unemployment rate in the Coastal Georgia region in June was 6.4 percent, up four-tenths of a percentage point from 6.0 percent in May. The rate in June 2014 was 7.9 percent.
Gov. Nathan Deal, the Georgia Ports Authority, Murray County and CSX Transportation signed a memorandum of agreement Tuesday to establish the Appalachian Regional Port in Chatsworth. Its service area will include North Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and parts of Kentucky.
As tuition rises and pressures continue on the HOPE Scholarship and Grant and the need for additional Pre-K slots continues to increase, the conversation usually gets around to discussing the funding being produced by the state lottery. The Senate Budget and Evaluation Office has reviewed the legislation setting up the lottery and compared Georgia's lottery to other successful lotteries around the country.
I want you to hear this from me rather than from Donald Trump. I have been outed. I am a "bed-wetting liberal." No longer can I hide in the closet, among my bell-bottom pants and Nehru jackets that I am sure will be making a stylistic comeback one of these days.
In the wake of the tragic terrorist attack in Chattanooga, I cosponsored H.R. 3115, the Enhancing Safety at Military Installations Act, to allow military personnel with firearms training to carry firearms on military bases and other installations, including recruitment centers.
Many parents love to share pictures of their little ones online so that family and friends can see how they are growing up. But unfortunately grandmas and your best friends aren’t the only people on the internet. There are some scary people out there who want to use those cute snapshots of your children for their own purposes. Here are just some of the ways your children’s photos are being used online and why you should think twice before posting your child’s photos for the whole world to see.
July 28, 2015|
Mindy Raye Friedman