Category: Northeast Georgia

Walmart Plans to Hire More Veterans

Walmart has a new three-part plan that includes more jobs and opportunities for veterans. Over the next five years, Walmart’s plans to hire more than 100,000 veterans. The plan targets veterans who have been honorably discharged in the first 12 months of active duty. The program is set to kick off on Memorial day this year and…

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.

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.

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.