Georgia governor proposes spending $50 million more on pre-kindergarten to reverse cuts

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal said he wants to spend $50 million to reverse cuts to Georgia's pre-kindergarten program that increased class sizes and cut teacher pay.

By the Book: Story takes readers inside Georgia Governor's Mansion

...spider-in-the-corner perspective on the private lives of eight Georgia governors who resided at 391 W. Paces Ferry Road in Buckhead...includes a history of the various domiciles where Georgia governors have kicked off their loafers. Pity poor Gen. James...

Test your knowledge of August in Augusta

...quiz. See whether you know the answers about these local events, which all took place in August.1. This future Georgia governor came to Augusta in August 1940 to make his first political speech as a last-minute substitute for his ailing father...

Jessica Boatwright

...Country Club, Georgia Ironworks, Fox Sports and Turner Broadcasting, and the U.S. Capital. She exhibited in the Georgia governor's office and Tour de Bloom in Paris, France. She is survived by her daughter: Truett Claussen Vondrak and husband...

Planned Parenthood review ordered by Georgia governor

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that he's ordered a state investigation into allegations that Planned Parenthood was selling organs from aborted fetuses. The organization denies the allegations.

Elizabeth Cheatham

...the Cherokee Chapter of the DAR, a member of St. Phillips Cathedral, Atlanta, GA, and long time hostess at the Georgia Governor's mansion. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date at the St. James Episcopal Church, Clayton...

They Way We Were: 1970

...high mercury levels.In the fall, Augusta's political prestige fell when city native Carl Sanders, the former Georgia governor, lost a re-election bid to a smiling south Georgia state senator named Jimmy Carter."My biggest asset is I'm...

The Way We Were: Voting

...Although the weather was nice, the voting was difficult.Much of it centered around a write-in effort in the Georgia governor's race. Lester Maddox had the Democratic nomination. Bo Callaway was the popular Republican. And former Gov...

Augusta-born governor recorded historic term in leading Peach State

...of the county unit system, Sanders was the first Georgia governor chosen by popular vote ? the first man from an urban...John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson. Unlike most Georgia governors, he also worked harmoniously with Mayor Ivan Allen...

See flora, fauna and get tips at Sacred Heart Garden Festival

...Design" by William T. Smith of William T. Smith & Associates, landscape architect whose commissions includes the Georgia governor's mansion12:30 p.m.: "Dinner Table Designs" by Wesley Cadle of Cadle Interior Designs, the acclaimed interior...