Being an environmental activist can be deadly.
A Georgia shrimper has received federal certification for his invention that helps sea turtles and other marine animals caught in shrimping nets to escape more easily.
FULTON COUNTY – (WAOK/AJC) A south Fulton academy for young men has been rejected for a bid for a local charter. The decision was made Tuesday night by the county’s school board. But […]
WAOK, Publix Super Markets and the Atlanta Community Food Bank encourage you to join our Plant a Row campaign to help the environment and feed the hungry. Plant a garden in your yard, plant an extra […]
A small herd of goats has been doing its part to help beautify the University of Georgia’s campus.
GWINNETT CO – (WAOK) Hazmat crews are on the scene of a tanker crash, that is possibly leaking fuel into a nearby creek, in Gwinnett county. Police say Highway 29, between Circle Road and Highway 316 […]
ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC) - Investigators continue to round up almost a hundred suspects, wanted in a metro Atlanta auto theft ring. Local, state and federal investigators took part in ‘Operation Heavy Metal’ where authorities say the […]
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) – A University of Georgia faculty member in forestry and natural resources is trying to find out what is causing the disease killing off bald eagles. Susan Wilde is leading a team […]
For the first time, scientists have found evidence of flu in bats, reporting a never-before-seen virus whose risk to humans is unclear.