Atlanta (WAOK)-MARTA fares rise from $2 to $2.50 beginning today. This is the second time in two years fares have gone up. MARTA last raised its regular fares in October 2009, from $1.75 to $2. It […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)- U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., says President Obama and Congress should work together to solve the nation’s debt crisis as soon as possible. Senator Isakson released a statement comparing this time to “the fourth quarter of […]
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Governor Nathan Deal says a trip to Washington has left him hopeful that Georgia can still secure federal funding this year to start deepening the Port of Savannah’s shipping channel in […]
ATLANTA (AP) The Georgia Legislature will continue talks about several issues this week before the session ends. Monday starts the last week for Georgia Lawmakers to finalize decisions. Lawmakers will seek to resolve matters such as Sunday […]
ATLANTA (WAOK) The Federal Government will resume talks today about the budget. Republicans and Democrats are involved in a dispute over cuts to the fiscal budget. The two groups disagree about several agencies receiving government funds. […]
Dekalb County CEO Burrell Ellis had his proposal to raise property taxes denied. Instead Dekalb Commissioners instituted a budget that eliminates thirty-three million dollars worth of spending. Commissioner Lee May made it clear that Dekalb […]
Who will be hurt the most by the 2012 proposed budget cuts? Attorney Bell shared the truth about what is in and what is out for Budget 2012. Listen to Powertalk 6-9 a.m. News and […]
Dekalb County has received a recommendation to close several schools in the area…again.