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5 Best Ways To Observe Memorial Day

Honor Memorial Day and celebrate the national holiday with these five ideas.

05/13/2015

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Top 5 Most Over-hyped Events

By John Michaels Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather was supposed to be the fight that brought boxing back, but unfortunately we saw a typical Mayweather defensive fight that left many of us saying this event […]

92.9 The Game–05/05/2015

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50th Anniversary Of MLK’s Nobel Peace Prize Feted

On the same day Nobel Peace Prizes were handed out in Norway, events were held in Atlanta to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the bestowing of the honor upon the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

12/10/2014

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Labor Day Travel Expected To Be Heavy

Atlanta (WAOK)- “Triple A” projects that 34-point-seven million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during Labor Day weekend. That’s the highest volume for the holiday since 2008 and a one-point-three percent increase […]

WAOK-AM–08/29/2014

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Stone Mountain Attractions & Events

If you haven’t visited Stone Mountain in some time, it’s worth giving it a second glance. There are lots of new activities and events suitable for people of all ages.

04/14/2014

The weather kills at least 2,000 Americans each year and nearly two-thirds of the deaths are from the cold, according to a new government report.  (credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Gov. Deal Outlines Severe Weather Response Plans

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has outlined an action plan to address future severe weather events based on an internal review he ordered after Georgia was caught unprepared for a winter storm in late January.

03/04/2014

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Homecoming Weekend Event Schedule

Atlanta (WAOK) This is one of the most anticipated weekends in Atlanta college life. It’s homecoming weekend for Spelman, Morehouse and Clark Atlanta Universities. Here is a list of activities scheduled around homecoming and a […]

WAOK-AM–10/26/2013

Pittsburgh Pirates v Atlanta Braves

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Braves Homestand Highlights: Giants 6/14-6/16, Mets 6/17-6/20

Here’s the Braves Homestand Highlights for the Giants and Mets series. San Francisco Giants vs. Atlanta Braves (June 14 – June 16)   Friday, June 14 at 7:35 p.m. vs. San Francisco Giants ·         Braves Strike […]

92.9 The Game–06/13/2013

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Your Final Four Weekend Event Guide

There are a wealth of great things to do in Atlanta for Final Four Weekend, not just the basketball games. There are great free or affordable events for all ages, ranging from concerts to youth […]

04/02/2013

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Too Much Truth Exclusive: Dr. M.L. King’s Daughter Gives Insight On Her “Daddys” Birthday…

  What an Interview!!! We had the privilege of talking to Elder Bernice King, CEO of the King Center and Youngest Daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. We learned MANY personal details of the life […]

WAOK-AM–01/15/2013

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