The policy behind a Nathan Deal childhood mystery

6:07 pm Sep. 17, 2014

Because biography is often destiny, politicians tend to keep an iron grip on their life stories.

So when 72-year-old Nathan Deal parts the curtains on a bit of family history, back to when he was still

Superintendent proposes volunteer security outfit at Ga. schools

1:10 pm May. 1, 2014

Georgia’s new gun law allows school districts to decide whether to arm teachers and other staffers. State Superintendent John Barge has a different idea aimed at protecting the state’s schools.

Barge, who is challenging Gov. Nathan Deal in the GOP primary, proposes a School Marshal Program that would provide onsite security and video surveillance during school hours and other campus events. He plans to start implementing the program in a