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Georgia Democratic Party Chair Sen. Nikema Williams (l) will replace Rep John Lewis (r) on the ballot in November following his death

Nikema Williams to Replace Rep. Lewis on Ballot

The Georgia Democratic Party has named its chairwoman, Senator Nikema Williams, to replace the late Congressman John Lewis on the ballot in November. Lewis, the Civil Rights Legend and longtime Georgia U.S. Representative, died Friday after battling pancreatic cancer.
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Congressman John Lewis received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in from President Obama in 2011

Civil Rights Legend Rep. John Lewis Dies

Representative John Lewis has died, a source confirms to WAOK. He was 80.
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Tyler Perry, Atlanta Agencies and Maximum Impact Team Up To Give Back

To help those in need and to bridge the gap between the community, The Office of the Atlanta City Solicitor has teamed up with Maximum Impact, the Atlanta Police and the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department, to distribute 5,000 boxes of food. Each household will receive fresh produce, 10-pounds of...
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GA Governor Brian Kemp is suing the City of Atlanta and City Council over mask mandate

Atlanta Sued by State over Mask Mandate

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said earlier Thursday that she “is not afraid of the city being sued” over the matter of her mandate that masks be worn in the city. That apparently is exactly what has happened.
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6-Year-Old Boy Saves Little Sister From Dog Attack: ‘If Someone Had to Die, It Should Be Me’

A 6-year-old boy from Wyoming is being hailed as a hero after throwing himself in front of a dog that was charging for his younger sister. Read about his inspiring story.
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Jeweler Buries $1 Million in Treasure, Sells Maps

As the pandemic has many feeling bored, restless and hungry for the stability only money can bring, a jeweler in Macomb County, Michigan is offering people a unique opportunity to find a million dollars worth of buried treasure.
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Watch: Funeral Service for Secoriea Turner

Family and friends are gathered to pay their final respects to Secoriea Turner. The private service is being held at New Calvary Missionary Baptist Church and is being streamed live at 11 am. The beloved 8-year-old girl was shot and killed while riding in a car with her mother and a friend on July...
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Secoriea Turner was shot and killed in Atlanta on July 4, 2020

Services Planned for 8-Year-Old Secoriea Turner

A public viewing will be held Tuesday, July 14 in Atlanta for 8 year old Secoriea Turner. Funeral services are scheduled Wednesday, July 15 for the 8 year old shot and killed on July 4th.
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New Suspect in Secoriea Turner Shooting, Reward Increased To 50k

As police continue to investigate the shooting death of an eight-year-old who was shot and killed last weekend near the Wendy's off University Ave, community leaders are harnessing their power to seek justice for Secoriea Turner. During a press conference on Monday, the Davis Bozeman Law Firm,...
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A federal judge has ruled that Georgia's anti-abortion bill is unconstitutional

Federal Judge Rules GA Anti-Abortion Law Unconstitutional

The anti-abortion law passed in Georgia last year is being ruled unconstitutional by a federal judge.
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