Valdosta native drafted by Oakland A’s

Valdosta native Colby Thomas, a Mercer baseball standout, was selected by the Oakland A's in the 3rd round of the MLB draft, making him the 95th pick overall. From MLB.com "Thomas didn’t waste any time…

GA net tax revenues up 24.3 percent in…

Atlanta, GA – The State of Georgia’s net tax collections in December totaled $2.98 billion, for an increase of 24.3 percent compared to December 2020. Release: Atlanta, GA – The State of Georgia’s net tax…

AAA: Georgia pump prices slowly decline in the…

Release: ATLANTA, Ga., (January 3, 2022) — Georgia gas prices continue to decrease at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $3.09 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 1…

Two indicted in GA on human trafficking charges

ATLANTA, GA —Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the office’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit has indicted two individuals on an indictment including charges of human trafficking, aggravated child molestation, statutory rape, and cruelty to…

Georgia gas prices hold steady

Release: ATLANTA, GA., (August 23, 2021) — Georgia gas prices  hold steady at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists continue to pay an average price of $2.96 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 1 cent more than last…