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Military Surprise: Mom Surprises 13 Year Old On Basketball Court

By Rob Hamilton / 92-9 The Game / CBS Sports Atlanta This is one of the best reactions to one of these “military surprises” I’ve yet to come across. Derrick Jenkins, a 13 year old […]

92.9 The Game–01/23/2014

US President Barack Obama speaks alongside people who will benefit from health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act in Washington, DC, October 1, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

What The Federal Government Shutdown Means For Georgia

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC)– More than 77,000 executive branch civilian workers in Georgia are now furloughed now that the federal government partially shut down at midnight on Tuesday. Although the government will not halt altogether, this shutdown […]

WAOK-AM–09/30/2013

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Jekyll Island Throwing Beach Party For Military

Country singer Rodney Atkins is headlining a weekend beach party for military families on Jekyll Island.

08/17/2013

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Little Restraint In Military Giveaways

Small-town police departments across the country have been gobbling up tons of equipment discarded by a downsizing military — bicycles, bed sheets, bowling pins, French horns, dog collars, even a colonoscopy machine — regardless of whether the items are needed or will ever be used.

07/31/2013

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Mr. Jackson, Mr. Jackson!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the rise in sexual assault cases in the military. We asked what could be done to rectify this? Also, we had Rev. Jesse Jackson to […]

WAOK-AM–05/08/2013

WOMEN IN THE MILITARY

The Mo Ivory Show…It’s Free Your Mind Friday!

It’s Free Your Mind Friday on The Mo Ivory Show. Who would of know that listeners would get this charged over some of the things Mo decided to Free Her Mind about. Woman being allowed […]

WAOK-AM–01/25/2013

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In The Trenches…Women On The Front Line And The Dome Debate

Today on Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White, we talked about women on the front line and had the debate about the proposed new stadium for the Atlanta Falcons. Councilman Ivory Lee Young Jr. and […]

WAOK-AM–01/24/2013

Democrats from the U.S. House of Representatives, including (L) Rep. John Barrow (D-GA), visit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ga. Congressman Donating Airline Miles To Troops

Members of Congress rack up lots of frequent flyer miles traveling between their home states and Washington. One lawmaker from Georgia is donating his miles to sick and wounded members of the military.

12/10/2012

An unprepared citizen sharing a park bench with zombies  (Photo credit: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/GettyImages)

Military Security Firm Training For ‘Zombie Apocalypse’

Gun enthusiasts and video game nerds have been ready for years, but now the military is finally getting trained for a potential zombie apocalypse.

09/17/2012

The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

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