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.
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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.
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.