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Governor Deal Suspends Dekalb County CEO Burrell Ellis

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has announced he’ll suspend indicted DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis. The announcement at the state Capitol during a press conference Tuesday afternoon came a day after a three-person […]

WAOK-AM–07/17/2013

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Morris Brown’s $20 Million Plan

ATLANTA (WAOK)-A $20 million plan could help one Atlanta College keep its campus intact, while selling some of its property and paying its debt.  Less than a month after filing bankruptcy Morris Brown College submitted […]

WAOK-AM–07/02/2013

ON MY OWN – What Every Young Adult Wants

You want to be on your own now? What kind of lifestyle do you want? Starting out on your own should not be a task for you. As you make your decision to take on […]

WAOK-AM–07/02/2013

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Christmas in July….?

There may be a “price war” brewing in the automotive industry. Typically, experts suggest that car buyer’s can expect the best auto deals closer to the end of the year, or at the beginning of […]

WAOK-AM–06/29/2013

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Friendship Baptist Church Rejects City’s $15.5 Million Offer

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Plans for the location of the new Falcons Stadium may have to be revamped if a deal isn’t made soon. Friendship Baptist Church has rejected the city’s $15.5 million dollar offer, and is repeatedly […]

WAOK-AM–06/27/2013

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Father’s Day Specials

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Looking for something special to do for your father this year? We’ve got you covered with a list of discounted restaurants and special events around the Atlanta area. • FLIP will be offering a […]

WAOK-AM–06/14/2013

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Are You Paying Too Much for Auto Insurance?

On today’s show we talked about Auto Insurance. Our first guest, Rob Young, with Concierge Insurance Group, shared information about how to choose an insurance agent; should you buy direct from the insurance carrier or […]

WAOK-AM–03/30/2013

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Ga. Lawmakers Approve Midyear Budget

ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia General Assembly has approved a $19.3 billion midyear budget, which now awaits a signature from Gov. Nathan Deal. The budget — which runs through June 30 — includes an extra […]

03/06/2013

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Let the Atlanta Prosperity Campaign Assist You With Free Tax Prep!

The Atlanta Prosperity Campaign is hard at work this tax season with volunteers doing taxes for FREE for anyone that makes $49,000 or below at VITA sites all around the community. This program will help […]

01/11/2013

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Atlanta City Council Approves Its Own Pay Raises

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC) -  Atlanta city council members have approved a 50-percent pay raise,  for themselves,  that is scheduled to take effect in 2014.    Council members voted 10-4 to approve the plan,   after a recommendation,  […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2012