Breaking News

Day: September 5, 2018

Senator Steve Gooch

Sen. Steve Gooch appointed Chair of Senate Study Committee

ATLANTA (Aug. 31, 2018) | Sen. Steve Gooch (R – Dahlonega) has been appointed by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle to serve as Chair of the Senate Study Committee on Evaluating the School Year Calendar of Georgia Public Schools. “As we celebrate Labor Day each year as the unofficial end of summer, most of our public […]

Read More
In this photo provided by the family of John McCain, the horse-drawn caisson bearing the body of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., moves through the grounds of the United Sates Naval Academy toward the cemetery after a service in the Chapel Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, in Annapolis, Md. (Photo: David Hume Kennerly/AP photo

Family, friends say final goodbye to McCain

By Elaine Owen, Editor Sen. John McCain’s final journey ended on a grassy hill at the U.S. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and earshot of midshipmen present and future, and alongside a lifelong friend. McCain chose to forego the traditional choice of Arlington National Cemetery in favor of being buried in the […]

Read More
Russian President Putin, Defense Minister Shoigu and Commander of Western military district Kartapolov attend the Navy Day parade in St. Petersburg.

Russia to hold biggest war games in nearly four decades

By Andrew Osborn, Reuters News Russia will next month hold its biggest war games in nearly four decades, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu told Russian news agencies on Tuesday, a massive military exercise that will also involve the Chinese and Mongolian armies. The exercise, called Vostok-2018 (East-2018), will take place in central and eastern Russian military […]

Read More
“It will ultimately be paid for by Mexico,” President Donald Trump said of the U.S.-Mexico border wall Aug. 28, 2018.

Mexico denies it will pay for border wall after Trump repeats claim

By REBECCA MORIN, POLITICO Mexico’s foreign minister denied Tuesday that his country would pay for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, after President Donald Trump once again told reporters it would happen. Trump, speaking just a day after touting a new trade agreement with Mexico, told reporters following a meeting with Gianni Infantino, president of […]

Read More
Author, Speaker Teacher Jack Watts

10th Annual 9/11 Regional Awake America Prayer & Memorial Service

Author, Speaker, Teacher Jack Watts to speak at the 10th Annual Regional- 9/11 Awake America Prayer and Memorial Service. You are invited to attend the 10th Annual Regional- 9/11 Awake America Prayer and Memorial Service. The event will begin with a prelude at 11:45 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The theme this year is “It’s […]

Read More