The head of Georgia’s emergency office helped plan for the 1996 Olympics and an international meeting of foreign leaders on the state’s coastline. He leads a national association of disaster planners and testified to Congress about the threat of cyberattacks. Yet a simple snowstorm could imperil his career.
Atlanta police say they are avoiding towing vehicles still abandoned on city streets after this week’s ice and snow storm until noon on Sunday.
ATLANTA (WAOK)-As the thaw continues in the Atlanta metro area from the “Snowmeggedon” freeze of 2014, many motorists are now dealing with the reality of having to find their vehicles. In some cases motorists must […]
Students in the Atlanta metro area received a gift courtesy of Mother Nature today when schools decided to close early as a rare snow storm blew in. But the same snow was a curse to […]
The National Weather Service warns Atlanta, Americus, Columbus and Macon could see up to 2 inches of snow beginning midmorning on Tuesday.
A key Georgia lawmaker says a provision that would have allowed students to carry weapons on public college campuses will be dropped from a revised gun bill expected to be introduced soon.
Atlanta (WAOK)-In celebration of the annual Martin Luther King Day, dignitaries and citizens alike, gathered at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, to commemorate the legacy and works of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King […]
COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) — Police say a man is dead and three people have been arrested after a shooting near a restaurant outside Atlanta. Police were called to the El Ranchero restaurant in College Park at […]
Atlanta (WAOK)- Atlanta’s DJ Nando’s life was remembered by family and friends in Northeast Atlanta on Friday. Co-workers of the popular DJ gathered in the parking lot of Club Onyx, where he worked, for a […]
Atlanta-(WAOK) The DeKalb County jail has come up with a new system for inmates to have outside communication with their families and friends. The jail will be using video visitation versus face-to-face. All visitors will […]
The 10th annual V-103/WAOK Car and Bike was another sellout success at the Georgia World Congress Center on Saturday, June 22. In case you didn’t make it, here is a photo gallery of some of […]