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Georgia Republicans and Democrats went to their respective corners after President Donald Trump nominated conservative appellate judge Amy Coney Barrett to succeed the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court.

The race for a hotly contested U.S. Senate seat in Georgia kicked up a notch last week with the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and calls for a Democratic candidate to drop out in favor of the frontrunner.

The race for U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler’s seat has most prominently featured campaign activities from the four leading candidates: Loeffler and U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, both Republicans; and Rev. Raphael Warnock and Matt Lieberman, both Democrats.

Gov. Brian Kemp said he feels good about Georgia’s current status amid the pandemic, and he has an optimistic outlook as the temperatures cool and flu season begins in earnest.

Cpt. Landon Ralston, a Sonoraville High School and Air Force Academy graduate, recently transition from the U.S. Air Force into the newly created U.S. Space Force as his family looked on during a ceremony at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

Kaisley Miller has been battling alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, a type of soft tissue tumor related to the lining of the skeletal muscles, since she was 2 years old. She celebrated her fifth birthday in July by finishing up her last and hardest round of chemotherapy. Just less than a week ago, s…

The 27th annual Gordon County Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament will be held today at Fields Ferry Golf Club, beginning with a catered lunch at 11 a.m. A helicopter ball drop set to send one lucky winner home with $2,000 will be held just before tee-off at 11:30 a.m.

Jennifer Latour, executive director of the United Way of Gordon County, places pumpkins out for sale at the Pumpkin Patch in Downtown Calhoun on Monday. Located directly across the street from the Historic Calhoun Depot at 109 S. King St., the patch will be open through Saturday while suppli…

Sign-ups are now open for the Voluntary Action Center’s senior Christmas program, which provides meals and gifts to one hundred seniors across Calhoun and Gordon County over the holidays. The annual giving program is made possible through a partnership with the Gordon County Chamber of Comme…

Blood Assurance is making an appeal for millennial and Gen Z donors due to low donor turnout and continuous blood drive cancellations throughout their schools and workplaces. Less than one day’s supply of O-negative, O-positive, and B-negative remains on the shelf. A-positive, A-negative and…

A state House committee probing issues that occurred during the June 9 primary elections in Georgia released a report Thursday outlining stumbles with absentee ballots and the state’s new voting machines that prompted long lines and steep concerns ahead of the Nov. 3 general election.