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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

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Too Much Truth – I’m So Atlanta That…

The craze over the weekend was the posts that people were posting on Facebook titled, “I’m So Atlanta That….” The propose is to post something that you remember about Atlanta back in the past. For […]

WAOK-AM–07/24/2014

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15 Of The World’s Oldest Bars (The Beer’s Fresh, Though)

Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars – most of which are older than America.

01/22/2014

Earle C. Mitchell III

The Sidney Wood Show(Aired 12/21/13): Egyptian Origins in Washington D.C.

This Saturday we had a special Atlanta Profile with Earle C.Mitchell III. He is mentor and scholar of African and African American studies and believed ‘knowing ones history is knowing oneself’. Click below to hear […]

WAOK-AM–01/11/2014

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Alabama’s Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix Suspended Indefinitely

Alabama will be without one of its defensive starters for the forseeable future, as it was announced Wednesday evening that starting safety Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix has been suspended indefinitely. Nick Saban would only say that Clinton-Dix […]

92.9 The Game–10/03/2013

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Alcatraz Escapee’s Sister Returns To Robbery Scene

Standing in the vault her brothers robbed 55 years ago, Marie Anglin Widner gasped.

06/19/2013

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Hear the History of the Hawks Promo

92-9 The Game and the Atlanta Hawks announced their historic partnership today. We started things off with a goosebump-inducing “History of the Hawks” promo. Hear it here now:

92.9 The Game–06/13/2013

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Ga. Port Officials Promise To Protect Ancient Oaks

Across from a paved lot where the Port of Savannah stacks empty cargo containers stands a living link to the time before Georgia’s first settlers arrived — an ancient live oak tree more than 7 ½ feet in diameter with massive branches extending up to 70 feet from its trunk.

04/26/2013

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Do You Have Me On Mute?

During the passionate conversation about the U.S. Supreme Court fundamentally defining marriage via Proposition 8 and DOMA, Mo and Brandon had an on going hilarious exchange about Proposition 8. Click the audio link to hear..

WAOK-AM–03/26/2013

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Study: Lung Cancer Rates On The Rise For Non-Smokers, Women

Lung cancer rates are growing rapidly according to a recent study on livescience.com, in women and people that have never smoked before in their life.

09/11/2012

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