Atlanta people and places

PHOTOS: Georgia coast evacuates ahead of Hurricane Matthew

1:56 pm Oct. 6, 2016

Georgia’s main east-west route from Macon to Savannah is an all-westward route now, as the Georgia State Patrol has turned the entire highway into a giant one-way street. Motorists’ social media posts illustrate the evacuation

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Matthew strengthens, evacuations ordered

Lady Chablis’ memorial service postponed due to Hurricane Matthew

Tybee church plans virtual service on Sunday because of Hurricane Matthew

Tybee church plans virtual service on Sunday due to Hurricane Matthew

11:44 am Oct. 6, 2016

The sermon at Trinity Chapel United Methodist Church will be taken from the Book of Hurricane Matthew.

“Until we get an all-clear to return, all church activities are cancelled,” the church posted on its Facebook page along with prayers for safe travels for those fleeing the coast. “We’re going to be keeping a close eye on the situation and developing plans for a ‘virtual’ Sunday morning worship service if we

Check out “Spooked,” our creepy new podcast

6:35 am Oct. 5, 2016

Celebrity makeup artist Nikole Pettus had one closeup she’ll never forget – with a party crasher no one could see. Jemille Williams was thrilled when kids from the neighborhood came to play with her sons

Have fun but stay safe while playing Pokemon Go

10:33 am Aug. 8, 2016

Love “Pokemon Go”? You and the rest of the world. But safety warnings seem to be piling up as users have come to inadvertently face hazards while on the hunt.


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