Emergency

Chinese Fortune Cookies (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Too Much Truth: Is This An Emergency?

On Too Much Truth, we discussed how and why an Ohio woman was arrested for calling the police because she was not satisfied with her Chinese food and the customer service. Tracy McCloud ordered food […]

WAOK-AM–07/10/2015

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County Launching Emergency Information Program

DeKalb County is launching a program that would give residents a chance to create a profile emergency responders could use to quickly gather details about the caller.

02/27/2014

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Feds Post Food Allergy Guidelines For Schools

The federal government is issuing its first guidelines to schools on how to protect children with food allergies.

10/30/2013

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Georgia Man Jailed For Calling 911 On McDonald’s Worker

ALBANY, Ga. (AP/WAOK) — A south Georgia man who spent a night in jail after calling police on a McDonald’s employee says he didn’t know he was abusing the emergency communications system. Lorenzo Riggins said on Wednesday […]

WAOK-AM–08/02/2013

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Ga. Storm Leaves 162,000 Without Power

Georgia Power officials say a system of severe thunderstorms has left about 162,000 customers without power.

06/14/2013

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Ten Dead Dogs Found In Home Of Georgia Man

A Savannah man has been arrested on felony charges after police say they found 10 dead dogs in his home and nine more alive but needing emergency treatment.

04/26/2012

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Scary Moments on a Delta Flight

  A Delta plane’s engine failed in mid-air over Florida, forcing the flight to make an emergency landing Sunday morning, authorities said.   The plane landed safely, and no one was hurt. Delta Story

WAOK-AM–02/21/2011