Changes unlikely in SC congressional delegation

...about $7,000 along with debts of $355,000, most of that from the campaign of two years ago. Tinubu, a former Atlanta city councilwoman and Georgia lawmaker, would be the first black woman elected to Congress in the state. The district was...

Report: Ga. governments have weak nepotism rules

...or appropriately enforced.In one case, Gwinnett County lets an elected official supervise his own girlfriend. An Atlanta city councilman votes on government spending that funds the paychecks of his brothers and sisters. In Clayton County, an...

Prosecution charges Atlanta City Hall corruption in opening statements

...commissioner of administrative services, told jurors Tuesday that the case was about "corruption and cover-up" at Atlanta City Hall. In her opening statement, Assistant U.S. Attorney Sally Yates said McCall lied about his role in contracting...

Atlanta may sell aging civic center

ATLANTA - Atlanta city officials are moving toward selling a major event venue - the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

Atlanta councilwoman DUI

ATLANTA - A longtime member of the Atlanta City Council has pleaded guilty to a charge of driving under the influence and has been sentenced to probation.WSB-TV reports Councilwoman...

Georgia high court orders disbarment of Atlanta City Councilman Willis

...The Georgia Supreme Court ordered the revocation of an Atlanta city councilman's right to practice law in the state on...been a Georgia State Bar member since 2006, on the Atlanta City Council since 2001 and faces re-election in November...

Across the region

...acres at the Fort McPherson site for $30 million and build up to 16 sound stages for the film studio, according to Atlanta city officials. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the U.S. Army still must sign off on any deal.Atlanta Mayor...

Atlanta councilman disbarred

ATLANTA - The Georgia Supreme Court has ordered the revocation of an Atlanta city councilman's right to practice law in the state.The high court issued an opinion Monday finding that Councilman Lamar Willis...

Plan to pay off King Papers wins council approval

ATLANTA - The Atlanta City Council has cleared the way for a civil and human rights museum to...donations. A four-member finance and executive committee of the Atlanta City Council last week unanimously recommended repaying the remaining...

Den of coyotes closes Atlanta city park

ATLANTA -- The discovery of a den of coyotes has closed an Atlanta city park.