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Jessica Szilagyi

Jessica Szilagyi is a Statewide Contributor for She focuses primarily on state and local politics as well as agricultural news. She has a background in Political Science, with a focus in local government, and has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia. She's a "Like It Or Not" contributor for Fox5 in Atlanta and has two blogs of her own: The Perspicacious Conservative and "Hair Blowers to Lawn Mowers."

COLUMN: Balancing Police Presence in Public Schools

OPINION: As New York City works to strip police in schools of almost all of their authority, Georgia lawmakers tried earlier this year to take discretion away from school administrators and streamline law enforcement in disciplinary procedures. Jessica Szilagyi asks why we're even trying to legislate how police behave in the first place.

GA Medicaid Provider to Provide Services Beyond Coverage

The new benefits include free baby food, tutoring programs, and SAT preparation assistance and are part of Amerigroup’s mission to "improve lives and communities." The company, which has the state's largest Medicaid contract, says there is "no cost."

Cilantro’s in Claxton Boosts Health Score to 86

The restaurant was inspected again and resolved several of the issues cited in last week, but was cited for 2 new violations and 1 repeat this week. The details of both inspections -->

Former GBI Agent Sentenced for Charging $60k to Gov Credit Cards

In total, the GBI paid over $60,000 for more than 325 unauthorized purchases made by Stevens on at least six GBI P-Cards. She has been sentenced for her crime.

A Different Brooklet City Councilman Resigns

Another Brooklet Council member has resigned from his post, but this time the Mayor did not refuse to accept his decision. Upon the call to order of the June council...

Chattooga & Chickamauga Railway to Benefit from Federal Grant for Infrastructure Improvements

Thanks to a federal grant from the Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) Program, communities along the Chattooga and & Chickamauga Railway (CCKY) will reap the benefits of...
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