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Johnny Gill Gets Real with Richey

Legendary R&B Singer Johnny Gill stopped by Real Talk and discussed his career and upcoming album with Rashad Richey. Listen below.


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Lee May Sets the Record Straight

Interim Dekalb County CEO Lee May stopped by Real Talk and spoke with Rashad Richey amid the allegations that Dekalb County is “rotten to the core.” The statement was made by former Republican Georgia Attorney […]


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The Aloe Man Joins Real Talk

The Aloe Man, Dr. J.L. Johnson, stopped by Real Talk and discussed his herbal supplements with Rashad Richey and the WAOK family. You can learn more about the Aloe Man and purchase their products at […]


Maria Boynton talks with Dekalb County Schools Superintendent Dr. Stephen Green about his plans for the system. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Maria Boynton One-On-One With Dekalb Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green: Why He Says Your Student Is In Good Hands

Dr. R. Stephen Green is the new superintendent of the DeKalb County School District. He was appointed to the position in June after the DeKalb Board of Education conducted a nationwide search and named Dr. […]


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Prices At The Pump Plunge

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA. (WAOK)-Across the Southeast, prices have dipped another five to six cents, which continues a year-long trend that has brought the average Georgia gas price down 91 cents. The average price of gasoline, […]


Governor Nathan Deal (above) is being called Georgia's "most racially insensitive governor since Lester Maddox". Georgia's 79th governor, Maddox was a staunch segregationist and held the post from 1967-1971. (Credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Trying To Turn Back The Clock? Georgia Governor Is Called “Most Racially Insensitive Since Lester Maddox”

In a year in which we are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, Atlanta state senator Vincent Fort says Governor Nathan Deal is trying to “turn back the clock.” “We need to […]


Interim Dekalb County CEO Lee May (r) is shown on March 18, 2015 announcing  the appointment of former Georgia Attorney General Mike Bowers as special investigator to look into corruption among county employees.  (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Rotten To The Core: Preliminary Report Issued Into Probe To Root Out Corruption In Dekalb County

The investigator hired by Dekalb County interim CEO Lee May to clean the county of corruption says that the government is “rotten to the core.” Former Georgia Attorney General Mike Bowers was hired by May […]


Maria Boynton is joined by (l-r) Clarence Wells, Jesse Curney III, and Samuel Patterson. They are members of the Decatur Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Decatur Kappas Prepare To Host Kappa Kotton Club Benefitting Scholarships And Mentoring Program

The Decatur Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., is preparing to host the Kappa Kotton Club on September 12, 2015. The event will help in awarding scholarships and also benefit the Kappa Guide […]


A young protester attends a solidarity rally in Decatur, Ga, in August 2015 following the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Second Grand Jury Clears Cop In Ariston Waiters’ Death: “We Must Continue To Fight”

A second Grand Jury has cleared Luther Lewis in the 2011 shooting death of Ariston Waiters. Lewis was a police officer in Union City, Georgia, back then. Waiters, who was 18 years old, ran away […]


HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 04:  (L-R) Omar Gooding and Angell Conwell pose for a photo at the Bounce TV Hosts Season 2 Premiere Of "Family Time" at TCL Chinese 6 Theatres on October 4, 2014 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

Family Time with Rashad Richey

The stars of Bounce TV sitcome Family Time, Omar Gooding and Angell Conwell, stopped by Real Talk with Rashad Richey to discuss the upcoming season and the the effect the family based series is having […]


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Bronner Brothers Hair Show

For those who make a living in the hair industry the Bronner Brothers Hair Show offers an opportunity to get the latest information from experts in the industry. Thousands come to the show twice a […]

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Kickoff To Atlanta Jazz Festival Month

Every May Atlantans prepare to bring in the warm weather with the Atlanta Jazz Festival. For three days over Memorial Day weekend, jazz lovers take over Piedmont Park and enjoy music, food and each other. […]

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