Fulton County

Marcus Coleman with Save Ourselves spoke for Baby Bou Bou, the baby severly injured in a botched drug raid in Habersham County  and Kathryn Johnston, the elderly woman killed when officers stormed into her Atlanta  home. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

A Memorial For Black Lives: Diverse Crowd Gathers In Atlanta

“I’m tired of lazy black people, I’m tired of lazy white people, i’m tired of lazy gay people, i’m tired of lazy straight people.” Words spoken by Felicia Thomas during the “A Memorial For Black […]

WAOK-AM–05/02/2015

Sentenced to 5 years in jail, 1 to serve, Angela Williamson is joined by her attorney Gerald Griggs (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

I’m Not Ready To Go To Jail: APS Cheating Defendant Angela Williamson

“I love them.” That’s what former Atlanta Public Schools educator Angela Williamson says about the students she taught at Dobbs Elementary School. She is one of the eleven defendants found guilty in the APS cheating […]

WAOK-AM–04/23/2015

(Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

13,000 Participate In One Week Of Early Voting In Fulton County

In just five hours of voting on Sunday, October 19, Fulton County Director of Registrations and Elections Richard Barron says there were 1,507 voters at the seven locations that were open. According to Barron, “We […]

WAOK-AM–10/20/2014

Runoff Election

Early Voting Begins Monday October 13th

“If you don’t vote, you get what you get”, says DeKalb County interim CEO Lee May. Early voting begins on Monday, October 13, 2014, in Georgia for the November election. According to DeKalb County Director […]

WAOK-AM–10/10/2014

Gucci Mane, whose real name is Radric Davis, at the BET Hip Hop Awards at the Atlantic Civic Center on October 2, 2010. (File photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Gucci Mane Sentenced In Assault

The Atlanta rapper pleaded guilty to hitting a man in the head with a vodka bottle at a nightclub.

09/15/2014

The 3-year-old was going down a slide at a day care center when a piece of twine wrapped around his neck. (File photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Alpharetta Boy Dies On Playground

Police say the boy’s death is being investigated as a tragic accident.

07/11/2014

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Broken Promises Leave Fulton County Families in the Street

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, our special guests were Natasha Jones, D’Angela Curate, and Tim Franzen the organizer for Occupy Our Homes Atlanta. Natasha Jones and D’Angela Curate were a part of a […]

WAOK-AM–07/08/2014

Watershed Employees

Mistreated Watershed Employees Get Real with Richey

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey, our special guests were Attorney Harry Daniels, Carlton Hamm and Gladys Benton of the Atlanta Watershed Authority. Attorney Daniels is representing both in their lawsuit against the city […]

WAOK-AM–05/01/2014

File photo of a gavel in a courtroom. (Credit: Thinkstock)

Man Sentenced In Death Of Ga. State Trooper

Fulton County prosecutors say a man has been sentenced to life in prison in the death of a Georgia State Trooper.

04/28/2014

1 teen in Atlanta and 1 in Augusta ran into heavy traffic while trying to escape a vicious dog. (Getty Images)

2 Teens Running From Dogs Killed By Cars In 2 Days

Atlanta 17-year-old and Augusta 13-year-old both ran into traffic trying to escape vicious dog.

04/12/2014

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