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Deal: Tax credit benefits business, environment
Gov. Nathan Deal today signed into law HB 348, legislation that creates a new tax credit for Georgians who choose to purchase and operate alternative fuel trucks or buses.
Man dies after encounter with family on road
Law officers in central Georgia are investigating the death of a man they say confronted a family in their SUV along a country road.
University releases details on fatal shooting
A Glock pistol and eight rounds of ammunition were found near the body of a man who was fatally shot by a campus police officer at Georgia’s Columbus State University, school officials said in a statement Tuesday.
New freeway interchange set to open in Atlanta
A new interchange connecting Interstate 85 and Georgia 400 in metro Atlanta is set to open.
Fire engulfs 2 buildings in Rome
Fire has engulfed two buildings in the northwest Georgia city of Rome.
Testimony set to resume in ethics commission trial
Testimony is set to resume in the trial of a lawsuit filed by the former Georgia ethics commission director, who alleges retaliation for investigating complaints against Gov. Nathan Deal.
911 dispatcher helps own father on 1st day of job
A Georgia 911 operator is being nominated for a national award for training a colleague, who took a call from her own family during her first day on the job and helped dispatch an ambulance to her father.
Ump’s call overturned in Braves game, 1st time by expanded replay
An umpire’s call was overturned Monday for the first time under Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system, with Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun ruled out instead of safe.
Georgia Grown Symposium cultivates the business of food
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black on Monday announced the second Georgia Grown Symposium on April 22 in Perry.
Trial begins in ethics commission suit
Allegations that the state ethics commission retaliated against top staffers in an effort to stifle an investigation of Gov. Nathan Deal’s personal and campaign finance reports have been at the center of two lawsuits pending in Fulton County Superior Court.
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