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.
Category: Northeast Georgia
In two weeks a local elementary school will break ground on a 40,000 dollar greenhouse project. Sarah Edwards reports that JJ Harris Elementary is making sure their students are using hands on learning approaches.
If you are registered to vote, you could be voting a supermajority into the Georgia General Assembly in just a couple of weeks. Sarah Edwards reports that Republicans are taking advantage of this opportunity through the redistricting process.
This report filed by Newsource reporter, Tedi Rountree, tells us why women may have an even bigger discrimination in the workplace.
Gas prices are indeed going down. Reporter Ashley Hollander says it’s because of the falling price of crude oil.
The UGA College Republicans are making sure they have a huge impact on this presidential election as they campaign for Mitt Romney. They are traveling to swing states where they have already knocked on 17,000 doors. The College Republicans say they are on track to knock on 60,000 in total before the election.
Jamie Hood, the man accused of killing Athens cop, Buddy Christian, took the stand once again today. Judge Sweat granted the motion to continue. Since this case has already been delayed several times, he only gave the defense 4 days. The hearing is reset to this Friday at 10 am.
Good morning, Athens! Here are a few things we are working on today:
At UGA’s Tailgate with the Team pep rally tonight, Head Football Coach Mark Richt announced that Jason Aldean would be the first artist to play a concert in Sanford Stadium in spring 2013. Joining Aldean at this concert will also be headliners Luke Bryan, Jake Owen, and Thomas Rhett. Here’s the press release for the…
Web Anchor Grace Olson fills you in on the details of recurring theft at the UGA bookstore by an unlikely suspect.
Grady Newsource was at the Luke Bryan 2012 Farm Tour stop in Colbert, near Athens, GA last week. Here’s some of the footage our reporters got of the nearly 13,000 person event. Proceeds from the tour go to fund a scholarships for a student in each of the rural communities the tour stops in. “Country…
Don’t think prisoners can vote? Think again! In the state of Georgia, prisoners can vote from behind bars as long as they have not been convicted of a felony. Voting is done by absentee ballot and mailed or faxed to the Board of Elections office. Report filed by Grady NewSource reporter, Mamie Shepherd.