These are the cities in Georgia with the most poverty

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of people living in poverty in the U.S. decreased for the fifth consecutive year. Roughly 37 million people, or 11.4 percent of the total population, were living below the poverty line in

A small earthquake was felt in Georgia last night

If you felt the earth move just before midnight last night, you weren’t imagining it. North Georgia experienced a small earthquake at about 11:47 p.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was a 2.6 magnitude and originated just north of

Georgia has one of the nation’s lowest unemployment rates

According to newly released labor statistics, Georgia now has an all-time low unemployment rate for December 2021 of 2.6 percent, dropping two tenths of a point from November’s rate of 2.8 percent. The national December 2021 unemployment rate was down three-tenths to

Winter weather is expected in Georgia, but no snow accumulation

Forecasts earlier this week predicting heavy snow throughout Georgia have changed as the week progressed. Now the peach state is expected to have winter weather, but no accumulation of snow is expected. Light freezing rain may mix with rain Thursday morning over

It’s happening again: Georgia is on the cusp of more snow

Get ready for the possibility of more impactful winter weather. That’s the message for Americans living in parts of the eastern United States who just dealt with a major winter storm that dropped more than a foot of snow in some places. 

Georgia’s phony electors were part of a larger plot

The 16 Georgia Republicans who assembled at noon on Dec. 14, 2020, in the state Capitol and falsely certified that Donald Trump had won the state’s electoral votes were not the nation’s only bogus electors. They made up just one of seven

Snow updates, road conditions, and closures

Habersham County government offices will open at noon Tuesday Habersham County will be delaying opening of all Habersham County facilities including the sheriffs department, Aquatic Center, the Administration Building, landfill, the senior center, animal shelter and other county owned facilities until noon Tuesday. 

Your photos and videos of snow in Georgia

As snow fell on North Georgia and metro Atlanta this morning, Georgians were quick to share their photos and videos of snow in Georgia. Below is a sampling of some of the snow views we are seeing so far today. If you

Here’s the latest in Georgia’s changing snow forecast

The forecast for snow on Sunday continues to change and shift in terms of severity and accumulation. Here is the latest according to the National Weather Service as of 5:20 p.m. Saturday. If you live in Northeast Georgia near Blairsville, you can

Snow Update: Here’s how the forecast has changed for Georgia today

Weather forecasters are becoming more and more confident that winter weather tonight and tomorrow will bring snow. The Georgia Department of Transportation and several local departments of transportation are busy preparing the roads for ice and power companies throughout the state are

Here’s how Georgia is preparing for this weekend’s snow

The state agencies in charge of responding to weather emergencies are bracing for a winter storm expected to hit North Georgia and metro Atlanta during a three-day holiday weekend. Georgia Department of Transportation crews began treating interstate and state highways Friday morning

Snow Update: When will Georgia get snow and how much?

North Georgia and Metro Atlanta are awaiting the chance of a weekend snow storm with a mixture of anticipation and dread today. Here’s what the forecast looks like right now and what you can expect. The timeframe: The National Weather Service predicts

Snow Update: Metro Atlanta could get up to an inch of snow

A mix of wintry conditions is expected to impact tens of millions of people across different regions of the U.S. over the holiday weekend, including snow and ice in parts of the Southeast as the storm is forecast to plunge through Virginia

Brian Kemp wants to give some of your tax money back

Gov. Brian Kemp wants to use a record state budget surplus to cut taxes. The Republican governor proposed $1.6 billion in tax refunds Wednesday worth $250 for state income tax single filers and $500 for joint filers. “We should continue to fund

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