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Mayor Maynard Jackson Bronze Plaque Unveiled At Atlanta Airport

Atlanta’s first African American Mayor is being remembered with a bronze relief plaque at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Maynard Holbrook Jackson, Jr. served as Atlanta’s mayor for three terms, from 1974 to 1982 and from 1990-1994. […]

V103–5 hours ago

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Petition Urges Attorney General Holder To Investigate Georgia Secretary Of State

ColorOfChange.org has launched a petition demanding that the Department of Justice intervene to investigate the Georgia Secretary of State’s refusal to process some 40,000 voter registration forms. It is the largest online civil rights organization, […]

V103–20 hours ago

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APS Awarded $1.4 Million Connections for Classrooms Grant

A $1.4 million grant has been awarded to Atlanta Public Schools (APS). The grant is from Connections for Classrooms, which is a collaborative funding effort between the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, the Georgia Department […]

V103–22 hours ago

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NAACP: “It’s A Sad Day For Voter Rights In Georgia”

The Georgia Secretary of State, according to Dr. Francys Johnson, “has taken a page from the playbook of Ohio and Florida, where we have seen those secretary of states put their hands on the scales […]

V103–10/30/2014

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Abrams and Warnock: “The Fight For Voter Rights Continues” As Judge Refuses To Act On Georgia Voter Registration Lawsuit

Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams says her organization, New Georgia Project, and others that filed a lawsuit against Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, “are deeply disappointed”. They are not pleased with Fulton County Superior […]

V103–10/29/2014

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Is Your Smoke Detector Working? 79 Lives Lost In Georgia So Far This Year!

State Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is urging Georgians to change the batteries in their smoke alarms at the same time they change their clocks back to standard time this Sunday. Hudgens says […]

V103–10/28/2014

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Union City Mayor: We Are Rebuilding, Rebranding, And Revitalizing

Shannon Mall was one of the most bustling shopping venues in the metro Atlanta area for many years, but according to Union City Mayor Vince Williams, “That model of a mall, unfortunately, is a dying […]

V103–10/27/2014

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SITUATIONS WITH WANDA SMITH: Two Men Under One Roof!

TODAY’S SITUATION: “2 MEN UNDER 1 ROOF” Diane is living in a house with TWO men. Sounds crazy?! Here’s the situation… Diane has been married to Carlton for 8 years and they have two kids […]

V103–10/23/2014

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[VIDEO] The Greg Street Classic Song Of The Day:”Hood Figga,”Gorilla Zoe

The Greg Street classic song of the day is “Hood Figga” by Gorilla Zoe. This is Zoe’s  first single off of his album Welcome to the Zoo. It was released July 2007 and was premiered on […]

V103–10/22/2014

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From Ferguson To Atlanta Conference This Weekend

August 19, 2014. It was ten days after the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri,the unarmed young man who died after being shot by a Ferguson police officer. #it’sbiggerthanyou founder Aurielle Marie says, “We […]

V103–10/22/2014

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