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Graves votes for special counsel to investigate IRS targeting scandal
On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Tom Graves, R-Ranger, voted for, and the House passed, two measures related to the investigation into the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative nonprofit groups. House Resolution 565 requested that the Justice Department appoint a special counsel to investigate the IRS.
Cagle touts state’s investment in transportation
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Man facing three charges after college shooting
A man apprehended after a shooting at Paine College in Augusta is facing charges that include aggravated assault.
Healthier school meals: How 5 districts are faring
Two years in, schools are having mixed success putting new healthier school lunch rules in place.
Report: Many interstate lights dark in Atlanta
Atlanta officials say budget cuts are the reason nearly half the streetlights have been allowed to go dark on interstate highways within the city limits.
Macon marks 45 years since 1st Allman Brothers gig
It’s been 45 years since a Macon nightclub sold $1 tickets for music fans to hear a new band under local management known as the Allman Brothers Band.
Man fatally shot at party in Stone Mountain
Police in suburban Atlanta say they’re searching for the suspect in a fatal shooting at an apartment complex in Stone Mountain.
UGA employees want gender identity protections
Faculty members at Georgia’s largest university say they want discrimination against employees for gender identity banned more explicitly, on par with race, sex and religion.
Security boosted in wake of new gun law
Visitors to the Old Courthouse on Wright Square in Savannah will soon have to pass through a metal detector installed in response to Georgia’s expanded gun law that takes effect July 1.
Man hit, killed by SUV in driveway in Acworth
Authorities have identified a man who was fatally struck by an SUV as it plowed into a house in suburban Atlanta.
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