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Movie screening to discuss bridge between entheogens, PTSD

Movie screening to discuss bridge between entheogens, PTSD

Experts involved in Georgia’s evaluation of psychedelic treatment for military veterans will participate in a panel discussion exploring the therapeutic potential of entheogens. Oct. 03, 1:39 PM


​  Kemp awards additional $30 million to address housing insecurity

​ Kemp awards additional $30 million to address housing insecurity

The funds will be distributed among eight organizations. Oct. 03, 1:38 PM

National mental health hotline prompts more calls from stressed Georgians

National mental health hotline prompts more calls from stressed Georgians

About six weeks after it launched, close to 10,000 Georgians have called the new 988 mental health hotline seeking support. Sep. 21, 2:46 PM



State Supreme Court orders lower court to reconsider sincerity of parents’ vaccination objections

State Supreme Court orders lower court to reconsider sincerity of parents’ vaccination objections

A juvenile court must reevaluate the sincerity of parents’ objections to their children’s vaccinations, the state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday. Aug. 31, 2:07 PM

Kemp announces $2B tax rebate proposal

Kemp announces $2B tax rebate proposal

Kemp’s proposed $1 billion tax rebate would provide $250 income tax rebates to single filers, $375 rebates to single filers who are heads of household and $500 rebates to married couples filing jointly next year, Aug. 23, 6:17 PM

Sanford Stadium slated for $68.5 million in improvements

Sanford Stadium slated for $68.5 million in improvements

The home of the national champion Georgia Bulldogs is getting some upgrades. Aug. 12, 9:43 AM

Republican PAC launches ads targeting Herschel Walker

Republican PAC launches ads targeting Herschel Walker

Fellow Republicans are going after GOP U.S. Senate candidate Herschel Walker. Aug. 09, 4:00 PM

Kemp extends suspension of state gasoline sales tax for third time

Kemp extends suspension of state gasoline sales tax for third time

Gov. Brian Kemp Wednesday extended the latest temporary suspension of the state’s gasoline sales tax that had been due to expire late next week. Aug. 09, 7:32 AM

Georgia ethics panel moves ahead with full hearing on group linked to Stacey Abrams

Georgia ethics panel moves ahead with full hearing on group linked to Stacey Abrams

At the center of the dispute is whether the activities of the New Georgia Project and an affiliated fund were sufficiently political in nature to require registering as campaign and ballot committees under Georgia law. Aug. 03, 10:27 AM

Georgia should adopt family leave system, advocates argue

Georgia should adopt family leave system, advocates argue

Adopting a comprehensive family leave insurance system would benefit both Georgia’s business climate and health outcomes, according to a recent report. Aug. 01, 5:30 PM

Georgia Medicaid will cover gender-affirming surgery under new settlement

Georgia Medicaid will cover gender-affirming surgery under new settlement

Georgia’s Medicaid program will now cover gender-affirming surgery as a result of a new settlement in a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Jul. 19, 5:40 PM


More State

New 9-8-8 mental health line goes live

Georgians suffering from mental distress now have a new nationwide three-digit phone number they can call for help. Jul. 26, 3:47 PM

Judge blocks federal transgender sports, bathroom guidance in Tennessee, 19 other states

U.S. District Judge grants a temporary injunction against the federal guidance, including Georgia Jul. 18, 5:42 PM

Ferguson introduces bill honoring former Senator Isakson

The late senator from Georgia passed away in December of 2021. Jul. 18, 5:45 PM

Report: Georgia among states most impacted by inflation

The Peach State trails only Louisiana, Florida and Tennessee. Jul. 15, 6:00 PM

Georgia ends fiscal year on a strong note

Georgia closed out fiscal 2022 last month with a bulging budget surplus fueled by a significant increase in tax revenue. Jul. 12, 5:34 PM

New law set to bring delivery robots to Georgia

Legislation the General Assembly passed this year that takes effect on Friday will authorize “personal delivery devices” better known as delivery robots to ply the state’s highways and sidewalks. Jun. 28, 11:45 AM

Federal court requests new briefs in Georgia abortion law case

Georgia’s “heartbeat law” banning abortions after the first six weeks won’t take effect until at least mid-July Jun. 27, 4:50 PM

Georgia Power looking to raise rates next year

Georgia Power is asking the state Public Service Commission (PSC) for a rate hike of nearly 12% during the next three years, with the vast majority of the increase front-loaded into 2023. Jul. 08, 6:10 PM

Georgia teachers running on empty, according to new report

Georgia teachers are struggling to cope with the impacts of the pandemic on education to the point that many are likely to leave teaching Jun. 24, 12:31 PM

Georgia Department of Public Health updates mysterious hepatitis and monkeypox outbreaks

Fewer than 10 children in Georgia have been diagnosed with pediatric hepatitis Jun. 17, 11:19 AM








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