Report cites failures at Georgia veterans home leading up to death
A patient at the Georgia Veterans War Home in Milledgeville never got the mental health evaluation he needed for his aggressive behavior this year before he allegedly beat another resident, who died moments later, according to a state inspection report obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Read the full article:... Read more
Atlanta public schools won’t reopen classrooms till January
Atlanta Public Schools will not resume in-person classes until at least January, the superintendent announced Friday. Read the full article: Read more
Georgia veterans’ wait times for medical services increasing
Thousands of military veterans in Georgia who signed up for a program to speed access to medical care are instead waiting longer, a review of internal Veterans Affairs reports shows. A poorly functioning VA appointment department, a surge in veteran requests amid a pandemic and a rocky transition to... Read more
Adoptions from foster care increasing in Georgia
Wednesday’s Child is a partnership between the Georgia Division of Children and Family Services and local media to highlight children in foster care and encourage adoption. Adoptions from foster care have increased in Georgia in recent years. Read the full article: Read more
Trump diagnosis does little to change Georgia campaign trail
In the same suburban Atlanta ballroom where President Donald Trump rallied cheering supporters a week ago, hundreds of conservative activists gathered Friday for a solemn prayer that the Republican recover from a coronavirus diagnosis he revealed earlier that morning. Hardly anyone in the crowd, clustered in rows of chairs... Read more

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