Superstitions are everywhere in the presidential election, but how true are they? Special projects reporters Rachel Segers and Emily Fernie investigated some of these crazy beliefs and how far people will go to predict an election.
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Despite Romney’s loss, the Athens Republicans say they are standing tall and strong, and using last night’s outcome as fuel to their future endeavors. Reporter Crystal Mitchell brings us this story after spending the evening with the GOP at their viewing party.
The Democratic party is celebrating victory and the Republican Party is licking its wounds. Reporter Ryan Williams caught the Democratic reaction to last night’s election results.
First time voters at the University of Georgia were excited to participate in this years election. Last night, young voters got together on campus to celebrate another election season. Reporter Naomi Keitt sheds some light on the importance of the under 30 vote.
The Elections Assitant for Athens Clarke County says a shortage of poll workers caused confusion in some Atlanta Precincts. Reporter Kyle Taylor explains what was said about Athens precincts.
A pedestrian has been hit while crossing the street at Joe Frank Harris Commons on The University of Georgia’s East Campus. Bystanders told Grady NewSource that the pedestrian did not lose consciousness and that the driver of the car stopped to check on the pedestrian. There is no word on the condition of the pedestrian.…
Plays, concerts, dancing and more. UGA’s Spotlight On the Arts festival is underway. The purpose of the festival is to display the art programs and offerings here at UGA. These events include anything from art exhibits to dance performances. Blue Man Group is performing tomorrow and Wednesday and Bela Fleck and the Marcus Roberts Trio…
If children could vote, Obama would be president for the next four years. You may have heard students around the nation are voting. But how much does this vote really count? The Educational Publishing Company Studies Weekly is hosting it’s third presidential election for students. They say if students “vote” every four years as part…
Two canidates running against one another in the biggest local race agree on one ONE thing. Reporter Kyle Taylor explains what exactly this means. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stxsLH0WFWI&feature=youtu.be
We’re hitting the home stretch and tomorrow is the day to vote for your next president of the United states. About one-fourth of Athens voters have voted early and reporter Crystal Mitchell says the Board of Elections is expecting huge numbers tomorrow.
A local gym is taking a new spin on fitness. Aerofit Athens is teaching its clients to jump into shape this year. Reporter Naomi Keitt tells us that this form of exercise is good for your body and a lot of fun.
Barack Obama and Mitt Romney may be getting all the attention, but they are not the only candidates on tomorrow’s ballot. Voters here in Georgia have a third option. As reporter Ryan Williams tells us, one third party says this election is about ballot access.