Find out where Georgia’s highways rank nationally

Georgia’s highway system ranks 14th in the nation in overall cost-effectiveness and condition, according to a new study. The Reason Foundation, a Los Angeles-based libertarian think tank, in its Annual Highway Report placed Georgia near the bottom in urban fatality rate but ranked

How to get your live Christmas tree home safely

 If you plan to purchase a real Christmas tree this holiday season, AAA urges you to have a plan to get it home safely.  “Nothing will make you say ‘bah humbug’ faster than losing the tree you just bought on the drive

1,795 guns have been stolen from cars in Atlanta this year

ATLANTA — So far this year, 1,795 guns have been stolen from cars in the city of Atlanta. The staggering number of gun thefts was released by the Atlanta Police Department Saturday in a social media post begging residents stop leaving guns

Shop local by buying from these UGA alums

With supply chain issues affecting businesses worldwide, a great solution for consumers is to shop local when gift hunting this holiday season.  Consider supporting the endeavors and small businesses of College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) alumni — and forgo the

Valdosta Main Street unveils this year’s Christmas ornament

The Valdosta Main Street office has released its 29th edition in the series of the Downtown Valdosta Christmas ornaments. These local collectibles celebrate historic downtown landmarks and can be used as holiday gifts. The orange ornament was designed by the Main Street staff

Christmas Lights Extravaganza returns to Downtown Macon

MACON — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and Georgia’s cities and towns will start twinkling with Christmas lights beginning this week. In Downtown Macon, the Main Street Christmas Lights Extravaganza is returning Friday, November 26. The event starts at

Dinosaur Safari stomps into Alpharetta

ALPHARETTA — Imagine Exhibitions brings a dinosaur-filled indoor experience to Alpharetta for local families and visitors to get up-close-and-personal with larger-than-life replicas of the most fascinating, fan-favorite prehistoric inhabitants! Dino Safari: A Walk-Thru Adventure opens today inside Alpharetta’s North Point Mall. Tickets are on sale