Benjamin C. Ayers, dean of the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia, gave Monday the forecast for Georgia's economy in 2017 during a Georgia Economic Outlook luncheon at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center in Columbus, Ga. Go to Tony Adams' story at www.ledger-enquirer.com for more detailed reporting from the luncheon.
Protesters clashed with police along L Street and 12th Street in Washington, D.C., following the inauguration of Donald Trump. Police used pepper spray in to push protesters back. Flashbangs were also set off.
Rev. Franklin Graham closed out Friday’s inauguration of President Donald Trump by saying his prayer was that God would bless the new president, his family, his administration. It started raining as Trump began his inauguration speech.
Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump escorted former president Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, to a military helicopter parked outside the East Front of the Capitol after Trump took the oath of office.
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Cost overuns on Whitewater Avenue and the $3.8 million parking garage reduced the city’s reserve fund more than 35 percent to $5.7 million, but Phenix City remains strong financially, Mayor Eddie Lowe said Thursday during his annual State of the City Address at the Central Activity Center.