NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country superstar Alan Jackson revealed in an interview Tuesday that he has a degenerative nerve condition that affects his balance but he intends to keep performing.
Jackson, 62, said in an interview aired on NBC's “Today" show that he was diagnosed with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease a decade ago.
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — Black community leaders are calling on officials in a city south of Atlanta to preserve a cemetery for African Americans that they say has long been neglected and is under threat from a city skate park.
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — An Austrian rubber products company is expanding its presence in Georgia with a new headquarters and manufacturing site that is expected to create 70 jobs, the governor's office announced.
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — After a harrowing tornado tore through Newnan late last month, local firefighter Jason Scott found himself in the nightmare scenario of driving to his own destroyed home.
Scott had already spoken with his wife, Becca, on the phone, so he knew that she and their 2-year-old daughter, Harley, were safe.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is in quarantine after exposure to someone who tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend, but he has tested negative for the virus, his spokesman said.
In a statement on Twitter, Cody Hall said the governor's office was told Monday that someone the governor had been near when he was touring storm damage Saturday in the town of Newnan tested positive Monday.
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — Some schools in a county hard-hit by recent storms will remain closed for a couple of weeks as cleanup continues, school officials said.
The entire district remained closed, Coweta County Superintendent Evan Horton said Monday.
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — A gas leak forced officials Sunday to evacuate some residents in Newnan, a Georgia city cleaning up after a powerful tornado days earlier ripped roofs off numerous homes and buildings.
NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Saturday toured the wreckage left after a tornado tore through the city of Newnan and other parts of Coweta and Heard counties.
During a press conference at Newnan High School, one of the hardest-hit spots, Kemp said he was committed to helping the community recover, WXIA-TV reported.