Georgia Gas Prices Fall Again, Down To $3.40

Valdosta, GA- Oil and gas prices fell again as more pessimistic news about the economy was released last week. Fuel prices decreased further after the Commerce Department reported retail sales dropped in March and a report showed consumer…

Large Meat Recall Affects Products Sold In FL,…

A Louisiana-based meat packing company has expanded a recall of meat products because of possible bacterial contamination. While no illnesses have yet been reported, the Manda Packing Company is recalling 468,000 pounds of roast beef, ham, turkey…

GA Tax Collections Up 1 Percent In March

Atlanta, GA- Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for March totaled $1.17 billion for an increase of nearly $12.7 million, or 1.1 percent, compared to March 2012. With three quarters completed, net…

98 Wanted In Statewide Child Porn Sting

The GBI announced on Wednesday that they have issued 98 warrants for people suspected of distributing child pornography over the Internet. The 3-month-long investigation involved nearly four dozen state, federal, and local law enforcement agencies.…

District 169 State Rep Charged With DUI

State Representative Chuck Sims (R-Coffee County) is facing another DUI charge, his second in as many years. Sims was arrested in Coffee County on April 2nd. Previously, Sims was pulled over by Atlanta police in…

No Uniforms Headed To Tift County Schools

The Tift County School Board put the issue of uniforms to a vote of parents, students and staff...and somewhat unsurprisingly, the numbers came back in favor of letting kids wear their own clothes to school.…