Bunnie Jackson-Ransom says there will never be another person who did it like Julian Bond. “He was an amazing man”, says Jackson-Ransom, former wife of the late Atlanta mayor Maynard Jackson. She tells me that […]
Asaph Reginald Eaves was Atlanta’s first Public Safety Commissioner and a Fulton County Commissioner. The uncle of current Fulton County Commission chairman John Eaves, died on June 9, in Jacksonville, Florida. He was 81. A. […]
On October 24, 2013, we will celebrate our history as a leader in global history and opportunity for all people. We will celebrate the dreams and aspirations of many great Americans. The nation will celebrate […]
According to GeorgiaEncyclopedia.org, Elected mayor of Atlanta in 1973, Maynard Jackson was the first African American to serve as mayor of a major southern city. Jackson served eight years and then returned for a third […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Officials say the new international terminal at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is expected to create 2,000 new jobs. The figure includes some jobs at the airport as well as those in surrounding hotels and […]
People piled into the Woodruff Library Wednesday to celebrate the birthday of a man they say was one of Atlanta’s greatest mayors. Mayor Kasim Reed, was joined by Clayton County Commissioner Eldrin Bell, and campaign manager […]
Police are looking for as many as three other persons involved in a “Smash and Grab”.