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What Atlanta’s weather forced Waffle House to do

12:36 pm Jan. 17, 2018

Metro Atlanta-based Waffle House is such a stalwart in the storm that it’s actually sort of an official weather barometer. The so-called Waffle House Index really is a thing as FEMA explains on its site.

“If a Waffle House store is open and offering a full menu, the index is green,” the article notes. “If it is open but serving from a limited menu, it’s yellow. When the

Trump’s Fake News Awards “ceremony” is supposedly tomorrow

9:38 am Jan. 16, 2018

President Donald Trump tweeted a while ago that he’d be conferring “Fake News” awards to various media outlets the evening of Jan. 8, but the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship may have gotten in the way.

On that date, perhaps chosen for its close proximity to the 2018 Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 7, Trump was marching onto the field at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta (with this

The UGA ROTC cadets who marched onto the field with President Trump

11:58 am Jan. 9, 2018

President Donald Trump attended part of Monday night’s College Football Playoff National Championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium and was on the field as theThe Zac Brown Band with Atlanta gospel choir David Walker & High Praise performed the National Anthem and Carly Ortega, 12, signed for hearing impaired viewers.

Accompanying the president were cadets from the Universities of Georgia and Alabama. Ahead of kickoff we happened to meet the UGA contingent, Cadets TJ Matty,

Will Trump’s ex-wife join him at the national championship game?

7:42 am Jan. 4, 2018

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will travel to Atlanta to watch the Universities of Georgia and Alabama compete for the national championship title on Monday.

A former Mrs. Trump could be there, too.

NEW: Remembering Mike “Big Dawg” Woods 

Georgia native and UGA alum Marla Maples has been celebrating her alma mater’s path to victory along with everyone else on Twitter these days – and

He recalls UGA’s first Rose Bowl. At 90, he’s here for the first time.

3:36 pm Dec. 29, 2017

Pasadena, Calif. – Wilbur Brooks was a high school senior the first time the University of Georgia played in the Rose Bowl. At 90, the 1951 UGA graduate is at the game for the first time.

“Georgia won 9 to nothing but it was a very hard-fought game,” he recalled of the team’s first Rose Bowl, in 1943. “I have high hopes that they’ll come home with a victory again, and