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A surfer heads to the ocean in Tybee Island.  (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Tybee Island Scraps Plan To Track License Plates

Tybee Island officials agreed unanimously Monday to retreat from plans to install machines designed to scan and record the license plates of every car and truck coming onto the island, an idea that was met with hostile emails from people fearing Big Brother would be monitoring beach vacations.


A 1996 Summer Olympics commemorative license plate in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Simon Bruty/Allsport/Getty Images)

Georgia Lawmaker Wants ‘In God We Trust’ On All State License Plates

Georgia license plates soon may all read “In God We Trust” and parents who apply for federal financial assistance might have to take drug tests under proposed legislation filed by state lawmakers.