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A woman braves the weather during a heavy rainstorm. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImage)

Storm Leaves Thousands Without Power In Georgia

A thunderstorm packing high winds and heavy rain has left thousands of Georgia Power customers without service.

06/05/2014

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Delta Plans Interior Overhaul New Seats, Bigger Overhead

Delta is putting new seats and bigger overhead bins on many of the planes it flies within the U.S.

01/08/2014

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Southern Co. May Bid On Ga. Solar Project

A wing of the Southern Co. is considering building new solar energy facilities in Georgia.

11/09/2013

File photo of a tree knocked down by a storm. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Ga. Storm Leaves 162,000 Without Power

Georgia Power officials say a system of severe thunderstorms has left about 162,000 customers without power.

06/14/2013

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Savannah Goes After Shoes Hanging From Power Lines

Savannah police have been going after an unusual source of blight — tennis shoes hanging from power lines.

02/24/2013

File photo of storm. (Photo Credit by Jean Ross WAOK-AM)

Storms Knock Out Power To Thousands In Georgia

Strong storms were sweeping across south and central Georgia, part of a large storm system that dumped snow and sleet on the nation’s midsection and unleashed damaging tornadoes in Alabama.

12/26/2012

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Power Talk: It’s Official Latinos Overtake Black As The Most Coveted Minority Group!!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques White we talked about the transition of minority power from African-Americans to Latinos. The Presidential Election revealed that black people are no longer in power as the main minority […]

WAOK-AM–11/09/2012

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Man Siphons Local Power To Grow Pot

An area resident reportedly stole electricity from the city to power his marijuana grow house.

07/12/2012

House Passes Bill To Remove School Board Members

ATLANTA (WAOK)- The bill surrounding the removal and appointment of school board members has passed the house. Monday the bill was approved by the house with a 109 to 62 vote. The bill will grant Governor Nathan […]

WAOK-AM–04/12/2011

Blackout On Black Monday At Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

Passengers found themselves displaced after Concourse B at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport lost power.

11/30/2010

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