Pete Wheeler, commissioner of the Georgia Department of Veterans Service, died Tuesday as the longest-serving state agency head after holding the job for more than six decades.
Augusta and the Masters Tournament became a marketing tool for the state Thursday for the Red Carpet tour.
ATLANTA - In an emotional ceremony in the Capitol, Gov. Nathan Deal announced a new program aimed at honoring the state's 234,000 Vietnam veterans.
Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Chris Carr spoke Thursdsay during the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce quarterly economic luncheon.
Authorities in Georgia and South Carolina are teaming up this weekend to target impaired drivers.
Authorities announced this week that they are joining forces to keep all roads and waterways safe during the Independence Day holiday, which statistics show is one of the deadliest weeks of the year.
The Red Carpet Tour, now in its 55th year, switches to site consultants, not business owners, to tout Augusta and state.
THOMSON - When the Georgia Department of Economic Development spends $1 on marketing to international travelers, it is the biggest bang for that buck.
If you're traveling through South Carolina or Georgia this Thanksgiving weekend, expect to see the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Georgia State Patrol out in full force.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal spent more than $12,000 in taxpayer funds to fly members of the media with him to Augusta to survey ice damage.