The COVID-19 crisis has affected us in ways that we never thought imagined. We’ve learned what exactly an “essential business” is defined as, but we’ve not had to worry about reduction in public transportation in metro Atlanta with MARTA. That changed today. According to MARTA, effective Monday, April 20, it is suspending all but 41 […]

According to MARTA police, a MARTA bus ran over a man chasing after the bus last week at the bus stop near Briarwood Road in Brookhaven. Officers believe the man ran to the bus as it was speeding away and somehow fell and got caught underneath the powerful vehicle. There were at least 10 bystanders riding […]

Hurricane Maria heads towards Turks & Caicos September 21, 2017) All eyes are on Puerto Rico this morning after Hurricane Maria devastated the island yesterday, ripping apart roofs, houses, trees, and power poles.  This morning the entire island is 100% without power.  Hurricane Maria is now North of the Dominican Republic on its way to Turks […]

Why did a woman in New York find the leg of a dead rat sewn into the hem of a garment.  She said she started noticing a strong odor but couldn’t get away from it.  Finally she saw what she thought was a string rubbing against her but it was the leg of a rodent […]

Why did a Pennsylvania woman get arrested for DUI crashes twice in the same day…. in the same car…..  the second wreck destroyed a shed and a pickup truck     For more information on the Funk Dats, click on each link below   Shots Fired Outside Funeral Of Gun Violence Victim Man Requests 6 […]

State Sen. Gail Davenport to Host MARTA Job Fair in Clayton County What: State Sen. Gail Davenport Job Fair When: Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Where: Clayton Community Center 1000 S. Main St. Forest Park, Ga. 30297 MARTA is participating in a job fair hosted by State Sen. Gail Davenport, who represents District […]

  State Rep. Mike Glanton to Host MARTA Job Fair  What:           State Rep. Mike Glanton Job Fair When:           Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where:         106 N. McDonough St.                      (in downtown Jonesboro next to the Old […]

Atlanta police are investigating an incident where an elderly man was pushed off a MARTA train by another passenger.   The disturbing incident was captured on cellphone video. The video shows a man sitting near the door of the train talking. He was allegedly saying derogatory things about women. About 40 seconds into the video, […]

LGS Staffing – 9/4/2013 at 10am-1pm Address – Clayton Regional Career Center, 2450 Mt. Zion Pkwy., Ste. 100, Jonesboro GA LGS Staffing is hiring for certified forklift operators. Must have previously worked in a warehouse environment. Must have at least 12 months of experience on a reach lift. Must be currently or previously certified on […]

Ten metro Atlanta law officers have been arrested on corruption charges in a federal investigation that alleges the officers facilitated drug deals for a street gang. An FBI SWAT team arrested the officers on Tuesday for taking payoffs to protect cocaine deals taking place in shopping centers and school parking lots, the AJC reports. Some […]

Metro Atlanta has spoken, and they do not want the T-SPLOST. On Tuesday, voters rejected the $7.2 billion transportation referendum that was intended to help alleviate the area’s traffic congestion through a 10-year, 1 percent sales tax that would have funded several construction projects as well as MARTA improvements. The referendum failed in metro Atlanta […]

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and state Senator Vincent Fort stopped by our stations today and engaged in a heated debate over the T-Splost transportation referendum. The debate was moderated by Radio One Atlanta’s news/community affairs director, Denise Dunbar, and Majic 107.5 / 97.5’s Carol Blackmon. Metro Atlantans will decide whether or not to pass the referendum […]