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Living in Fayetteville GA: Top Tips

The Fayetteville area is a great place to raise children. The Fayetteville area is a great place to raise children. There are so many things for them and their friends to do, from the beautiful parks, museums, art galleries in town or just going out on the lake with family members!
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Georgia families invited to pick up free food from Golden Harvest

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Golden Harvest Food Bank will be holding a contactless mobile market food distribution for families in Georgia who have children. The distribution will be held at the Augusta Exchange Club Fairgrounds on Saturday from 9-11 a.m. This mobile food distribution is for Georgia residing families with...

As federal moratorium nears expiration, 40 percent of Georgians fear eviction

With less than a week until the federal eviction moratorium is set to expire, some 40 percent of Georgia renters worry they could soon be out on the streets. That’s according to a new report by QuoteWizard, an online insurance comparison marketplace, which analyzed data from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) surveys. The research indicates Georgia could be facing one of the worst eviction crises in the country.
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Hippin’ Hops: The First Black-Owned Brewery In Georgia

Oysters and craft beer make for a dynamic combination, refined with hearty and comfortable. Clarence Boston’s new restaurant Hippin’ Hops in East Atlanta Village celebrates this pairing, supplied by Boston’s own brewery — the first Black-owned brewery in the state of Georgia. Also a mortician with a successful funeral home business, Boston’s enthusiastic about bringing his business talents to living, eating and drinking in the heart of Atlanta. He joined “City Lights” engineer and contributor Shelley Kenneavy to talk about the new venture and what inspired it.
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COVID Cases Among Children Rising In Many Georgia Counties

As school systems across the state prepare to return to the classroom, a number of Georgia counties are seeing an increase in COVID infections among school-aged children. According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, about 30 Georgia counties have seen COVID cases trending upward in kids between 5 and 17 years of age over the last two weeks. On top of that, DPH says in about a third of those counties' infections are trending upwards at a “high” rate.
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Georgia Congressman Hank Johnson Says He’ll Continue Fighting After Being Arrested While Protesting Voting Rights Inaction

Democratic Congressman Hank Johnson was arrested in Washington D.C. last week, along with nine other demonstrators, in a show of civil disobedience to draw attention to Senate inaction on voting rights legislation and filibuster reform. The representative from Georgia’s 4th District joined “Morning Edition” to discuss why he is protesting, as well as the House select committee beginning their investigation of the Jan. 6 insurrection.