Flowery Branch Councilman Craig Lutz resigned his post Thursday night in his bid for a seat on the Hall County Board of Commissioners.
Voters in Northeast Georgia are heading to the polls to cast the first of what could be several election ballots over the coming months. First up is the May 11 special election to fill the open U.S. House 9th District and Georgia Senate District 49 seats. Following that are the July 20 Georgia primary and Nov. 2 general election, with each vote also carrying the possibility of a runoff.
The lone Democrat in the race for a new U.S. representative for Georgia's 9th District is no longer.
Georgia Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine continues to lead his Republican counterparts in the polls, despite all the money they've spent.
An ethics report released this week may have been the first time Georgians outside the 9th House District heard anything about gubernatorial candidate Nathan Deal.
Eight candidates signed up with the Georgia Secretary of State's office this week to complete the unexpired term of U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal.
Three more candidates - Democrat Mike Freeman, Republican Steve Tarvin and Independent Eugene Moon - qualified Tuesday to run in a special election to fill Nathan Deal's vacant 9th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Five candidates qualified Monday to run in the special election to fill the remainder of Nathan Deal's term in the U.S. House of Representatives.
The cost estimate for nearly 394,000 voters to take part in a special election in Georgia's 9th Congressional district could be as much as $240,000.
Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue has pushed back the date of a special election that will fill Georgia's vacant 9th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives and two other vacancies under the Gold Dome.
At a key time in the legislative session, two state lawmakers are leaving to pursue their campaigns for the U.S. Congress.
Special elections held Tuesday filled vacancies on the Gillsville and Commerce city councils.
Jones Cottrell has announced he will run for the District 3 seat on the Hall County Board of Commissioners.
Believe it or not, today is an election day. A special election will be held to fill seats on the city councils of two local towns. Gillsville has two candidates vying for the vacant Post 2 seat while Commerce voters will be charged with choosing a candidate to fill the unexpired term of the late Richard Massey. In November, nobody ran for Gillsville's Post 2 seat. Mayor Larry Poole and Councilman Roy Turpin were re-elected ...
It is still unclear how U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal's decision to delay his departure from Congress will affect the election to fill his seat.