News

Lawyers: Fed Courts Next Step In Stockbridge De-Annexation Fight

Lawyers for the City of Stockbridge have filed a lawsuit in Henry County Superior Court. They are seeking an injunction on the November referendum to create a new city of Eagle's Landing. Leading the legal team are former Georgia Attorney General Mike Bowers and Attorney Bob Wilson. They call the...
Read More

City Council President: Atlanta Bribery Probe Will Get "Much Worse"

The black cloud of corruption that hovers over Atlanta City Hall was the topic of discussion this morning on the Frank and Wanda Morning Show on V103-Atlanta. Frank and Wanda's guest was Atlanta City Council President Felicia Moore. When asked how long she thinks it will take for the City to emerge...
Read More

Six Days Before Primary Election Day

If you haven't voted yet, it's not too late. Early voting for the May 22nd Primary Election ends this Friday. The race for governor is among the more prominent races, as republicans and democrats have contested primaries to choose a nominee. July 24th is when the runoff elections will be held...
Read More

GA ACLU's Burrell Ellis Wants Meeting About Controversial Arrest

Burrell Ellis is speaking out about the arrest of 65 year old Rose Campbell . The former CEO of DeKalb County is now Political Director of the American Civil Liberties Union in Georgia. Ellis, said on the ACLU GA website , that a public meeting needs to be convened about the arrest of Campbell in...
Read More

Shali Tilson Case: "Absolute Case of Neglect" In Rockdale County

Rockdale County (GA) Sheriff Eric Levett was among those in the room Monday at the headquarters of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in DeKalb County. GBI spokeswoman Nelly Miles says "the sheriff was invited because we were having a meeting and it's a case that the sheriff requested that we...
Read More

MLK Daughter Calls For Waffle House Boycott

Activists say they will stage their third protest of an Atlanta Waffle House Saturday morning at 9:00 at the restaurant located at 2758 Cobb Parkway SE. Protests have already happened at restaurants in Brookhaven and Smyrna. The company, headquartered in nearby Norcross, GA, has also been the site...
Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Ralo Speaks to Rashad Richey From Prison!

Atlanta rapper, Terrell Davis, known as Ralo, called 1380 WAOK's Rashad Richey to discuss his situation. The two spoke for almost 20 minutes. Ralo let us into what is going on in his mind right now, and what his days are like behind bars. Listen above!
Read More

Andrew Young Falls Ill During Trip To Nashville

Former Atlanta Mayor and Ambassador Andrew Young is expected to check in with doctors today at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. According to reports, a spokesman with the Andrew Young Foundation says Young fell ill over the weekend during a trip to Nashville, TN. He was there to deliver the...
Read More

NEA Vice President Becky Pringle: Racial Justice Is Education Justice

Today is National Teacher Day and the entire week is National Teacher Appreciation Week. It's the time, according to National Education Association Vice President Becky Pringle , to show appreciation to teachers and other educators. "We're asking everyone to take some time out to thank a teacher."...
Read More

Atlanta Mayor Pledges To Restore Public Trust

In her first State of the City address, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms promised to restore the public trust. Bottoms said, "what has been broken must be fixed", adding, "we will repair the trust between the people who help make Atlanta work and the people for whom work is being done." Mayor for...
Read More

Pages