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Coalition groups vowed Friday in Atlanta to rise together and stand against the hatred that lead to the deadly mass shooting at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C. (l-r) Hank Stewart, Rainbow Push Coalition; Mary-Pat Hector, National Action Network Youth Movement; Robert Patillo; Rob Woods, Georgia Equality; Amanda Hill-Attkinsson, Deputy Director of Georgia Equality; Chountelle Bullock, Rainbow Push; Janis Mathis, Rainbow Push Coalition; Markel Hutchins, MovementForward; Herman Andrews, Executive Committee Officer, National Council of Urban League Guilds; Nancy Flake Johnson, President of the Urban League Guild of Greater Atlanta; and Joe Beasley with Rainbow Push Coalition. (Credit: maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Charleston Gunman “Acted Out Of Evil”: Coalition Groups Vow To Rise Together And Stand Against Hate

Members of various Civil and Human Rights groups gathered in Atlanta Friday in a show of solidarity against violence and hatred. They vowed to fight the “hatred shown in the mass shooting” at a historically […]

WAOK-AM–06/19/2015

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South Carolina’s Confederate Flag Still Flying High Following Deadly Church Shooting

It’s a strange sight at the Columbia, South Carolina, statehouse following the Charleston church massacre that left nine people dead.

06/19/2015

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Church Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof Back In South Carolina

Charleston, South Carolina, police say the suspect in the shooting of nine people in a historic black church in Charleston is back in the state.

06/18/2015

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Too Much Truth: Charleston, SC Our Prayers Are With You

On Too Much Truth, we discussed the tragic killing of 9 people at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC. Dylann Roof, a 21 year old white male, has been taken into custody for the […]

WAOK-AM–06/18/2015

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Charleston Shooting: Mike Conti on “The Clementa Pinckney I Knew”

My first job in radio out of college was to read newscasts in Savannah, where I was a practically clueless 22 year old. I remember getting assigned to a story early in my tenure there […]

92.9 The Game–06/18/2015

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3 More Positive Tests For E. Coli At Greenwood Day Care

Health officials say testing has found three more cases of E. coli from an outbreak at a Greenwood day care center that has now sickened 11 and killed a 2-year-old boy.

06/13/2015

CLEMSON, SC - NOVEMBER 29: Head Coach Steve Spurrier of the South Carolina Gamecocks reacts after a play during their game against the Clemson Tigers at Memorial Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Tyler Smith/Getty Images)

John Michaels: Top 5 Programs That Need A Big Season In 2015

This list changes every year… and usually dramatically. The Top 5 programs that need a big season in 2015 are: Texas – Charlie Strong was absolutely the correct hire one season ago, but 2014 was […]

92.9 The Game–06/10/2015

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South Carolina Cop Who Shot Walter Scott Indicted For Murder

Michael Slager was indicted on a murder charge in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man who was running away from the officer after a traffic stop.

06/08/2015

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Autistic Child Turned Away From Clinic Because It Was Over State Lines

The invisible line that separates states kept a young, autistic child from receiving the care he needed after falling down a flight of stairs.

06/06/2015

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Dozens Protest South Carolina Student Having To Remove Flag From His Pickup

18-year-old senior Peyton Robinson says he was ordered to remove a large American flag from the back of his truck, the school said it was a safety hazard.

05/14/2015

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