ATLANTA (AP) — Consumer advocates have scheduled town hall meetings in several cities as Georgia Power looks to raise rates for residential customers. The meetings will be held in Savannah, Gainesville, Athens and Atlanta.
NEW YORK (AP) — Harry Belafonte has sued the estate of Martin Luther King Jr. in New York over the fate of three documents he tried to sell at auction. The lawsuit was filed yesterday in federal court in Manhattan. It seeks unspecified damages and a court declaration Belafonte is the rightful owner.
NORCROSS, Ga. (AP) — A man convicted of murder in a deadly suburban Atlanta home invasion robbery has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Jason Dozier was found guilty yesterday in the February 2012 shooting death of 15-year-old Nicholas Jackson in Norcross.
SYLVANIA, Ga. (AP) — An Indian textile manufacturing company says it will build its first American plant in southeastern Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal announced yesterday that the Mumbai-based ShriVallabh Pittie (shri-VOL-ah Pity) Group is investing $70 million to build its plant in Screven County and plans to employ 250 people.
Created: Wed, 16 Oct 2013 04:17:02 EST
Updated: Wed, 16 Oct 2013 04:17:02 EST