Georgia

  • Pastor Jamal Bryant plans to usher in a rebirth of New Birth

    Pastor Jamal Bryant is the new senior pastor at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in south DeKalb County. The Baltimore-based preacher announced his move to the church in November, leaving behind the church he founded 18 years ago. Under Bryant’s leadership, Empowerment Temple A.M.E. grew from  43 people to...
  • Young Thug Looking to Sell His Atlanta Mansion for $3 Million

    Image via Getty/Gary Miller Earlier this month, Young Thug fans were given a shock when the Atlanta rapper was jailed after he failed a drug test. Thugger was out on bond for felony drug and gun charges stemming from a September 2017 arrest, but his bond was revoked when he failed the...
  • ‘We’re moving forward:’ Kemp says he’s focused on transition to governor

    A day after Stacey Abrams acknowledged his win in the gubernatorial election, Brian Kemp said he is ready to begin the transition to Georgia’s 83rd Governor. Channel 2 Action News was at the state Capitol as Kemp held a news conference as he discussed his plan to unite Georgia. “We’re moving forward....
  • Georgia’s governor race could be decided by end of day!

    The race for Georgia’s next governor could be decided by the end of the day. Republican Brian Kemp has already declared himself the winner, but his opponent Stacey Abrams is still fighting for every vote to be counted. Counties have certified their election results and Kemp’s lead is still...
  • US court orders Georgia to continue review of governor’s race

    A worker pushes a cart full of early ballots before a ballot recount in Lauderhill, Florida, on Monday.  Image: Carlo Allegri/Reuters Voters in the US state of Georgia will wait until at least Friday for the final word on who will be their next governor after a federal judge ordered...
  • Kemp introduces transition team, Abrams says she will push on!

    In his first public remarks since declaring victory in the Georgia governor’s race, Brian Kemp said it is time to move forward.  His opponent and her team, however, said Thursday it is still too early to tell who won the election.   Attorneys on the legal team for Democrat...
  • Stacey Abrams refuses to concede Georgia governor’s race until all votes are counted!

    Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams — running to be the country’s first female black governor — said early Wednesday that she wasn’t going to concede the tight race to Republican Brian Kemp. “I’m here to tell you tonight that votes remain to be counted,” Abrams told a group of supporters...
  • High school halftime show included racially-insensitive term, investigation underway!

    Several parents are outraged after students in a high school band spelled out a racially charged word when they hit the field for their halftime show over the weekend. In a letter to parents, obtained by Channel 2’s Nefertiti Jaquez, the principal stated the band members normally take the letter covers off...
  • Oprah Makes One Thing Clear At Stacy Abrams Rally!

    "I am an independent woman," Oprah Winfrey says. "Nobody paid for me to come here. Nobody even asked for me to come here. I paid for myself and I approve this message." (via ABC) pic.twitter.com/mznVlNv0ln — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) November 1, 2018 Oprah: “I’m here today because of the...