Poll: Most don't favor road-funding plan

...House's transportation-funding plan than favor it, according to a poll released Thursday.In the survey for Morris News Service and Fox5 by InsiderAdvantage and Opinion Savvy, 45 percent of those questioned said they were against the plan...

Ga. road-funding vote shows split

ATLANTA - Legislators who often side with one another chose different positions on the transportation-funding bill that just came out of the House of Representatives.

Poll: Most in SC oppose gay marriage

COLUMBIA - The Winthrop Poll found that 52.7 percent said they think marriage between same-sex couples should not be recognized by the law.

Bill removes exemption for speed traps

ATLANTA -- Legislation to remove an exemption against speed traps has gained enough cosponsors to easily pass the Senate, its author, Sen. Jesse Stone, said Monday.

Lawmakers push Augusta Canal funding

ATLANTA - Members of the Augusta legislative delegation introduced a resolution to urge Congress to extend federal funding for the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area.

Ga. boat titles may come with new option

ATLANTA -- New legislation may give boat owners the option of a title like those for cars and homes making financing and selling of boats easier.

Georgia colleges missing course enrollment projections

ATLANTA -- Administrators at Georgia's public colleges can't seem to predict the popularity of academic majors they offer.

Georgia regulators seize Capitol City Bank

The Georgia Department of Banking and Finance announced Friday that it has taken possession of Capitol City Bank & Trust Co. - which had branches in Augusta - and appointed a Raleigh bank as receiver.

Ga., House seeks to protect student IDs

ATLANTA -- The House voted unanimously to safeguard student identities from files that could be made public from the agency that administers the HOPE Scholarship.

Bill to create titles for boat ownership in Georgia

ATLANTA - A Georgia lawmaker says boat owners could have an easier time getting financing, selling their crafts and straightening out their taxes.