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Grocery Store Worker Wins Big On Her Lunch Hour

A grocery store worker near Atlanta made more money on her lunch break than many people earn in a lifetime.



Best Local Tailgating Party Packages In Atlanta

Need help selecting and preparing the food for your next tailgate? Here are suggestions on where you can go in Atlanta for catering or tailgate party packages.


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WAOK And V-103 Broadcast Live At The 30th Annual Can-a-Thon

ATLANTA (WAOK)—WAOK partners with sister station, V-103 for live broadcasting for the 30th Annual 11 Alive Can-a-thon at Turner Field. According to sources, the Salvation Army in the downtown Atlanta location is nearly out of […]



Publix School Tools For Cool Kids

Donate to School Tools for Cool Kids at Publix Super Markets Time to get back to school with Publix School Tools for Cool Kids. Now through August 12th at Publix, choose from a variety of […]


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Plant A Row Campaign Donates To Families In Need – Get Free Seed Packets

WAOK, Publix Super Markets and the Atlanta Community Food Bank encourage you to join our Plant a Row campaign to help the environment and feed the hungry. Plant a garden in your yard, plant an extra […]


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Sharing the Throne: How to Make Bathrooms Work for Multiple People in Atlanta

Check out these tips for making your shared bathroom work.


Wal Mart is Coming to the West Side

A new Wal Mart is scheduled to open in the place that once housed a Publix Supermarket. That is great news for people who live and work in the area.