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Too Much Truth – What Will You Do Differently?

We have reached the second day in the aftermath of the snow storm in Atlanta that has left people stranded in their cars, at school or at the local grocery store. This afternoon, Nathan Deal […]

WAOK-AM–01/30/2014

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Governor Promises To Honor Dr. King At Annual Ebenezer King Day Service

Atlanta (WAOK)-In celebration of the annual Martin Luther King Day, dignitaries and citizens alike, gathered at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, to commemorate the legacy and works of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King […]

WAOK-AM–01/20/2014

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has been elected to a second term. (Photo by Moses Robinson/Getty Images for NBCUniversal)

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Re-Elected

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed was elected to a second term, defeating three little-known challengers as he continues to raise his profile overseeing a key city in the South.

11/06/2013

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Georgia Capitol Statue To Be Moved

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK.) — Gov. Nathan Deal has ordered a statue of a controversial Georgia politician and publisher moved from a prominent spot at the Capitol. Deal signed an executive order this month, saying the Thomas […]

WAOK-AM–10/22/2013

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Gov. Deal To Lead Trade Mission To Asia

Gov. Nathan Deal will head to Asia next week with the goal of exploring opportunities for business, trade and tourism.

08/17/2013

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Governor Deal Suspends Dekalb County CEO Burrell Ellis

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has announced he’ll suspend indicted DeKalb County CEO Burrell Ellis. The announcement at the state Capitol during a press conference Tuesday afternoon came a day after a three-person […]

WAOK-AM–07/17/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: Celebrating Black Music Month

June is Black Music Month! We had the listeners vote on one of three categories: Best Male Vocalist, Best Female Vocalist, and Best Group. Who are your favorites? Also, today we discussed Eugene Walker’s appeal […]

WAOK-AM–06/03/2013

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Atheists To Put Books Next To Bibles In Ga. Parks

A national atheist group says it will place its literature in cabins and lodges in Georgia’s state parks after the governor’s recent decision to allow Bibles in them.

05/20/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: Updates From The Gold Dome

The much anticipated season finale of “Scandal” will hit the airwaves tomorrow night.  Today, we had a lively discussion about the show, the images of women in power and the men they date. We asked, […]

WAOK-AM–05/15/2013

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Mo Ivory: I Went To The Integrated Prom-Gov. Nathan Deal Did Not! SHAMEFUL!

He didn’t send his wife, First Lady Sandra Deal, to tell the group of interracial kids from Wilcox County High School how proud of them they were for putting on the school’s first integrated prom. […]

WAOK-AM–04/28/2013

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