Stories tagged: town
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017
Officials from a recently incorporated city outside Atlanta want to shed some of their new municipality’s land and rename it Amazon, Georgia, in the hopes it will spur the e-commerce …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017
Walla Walla used to be best known for sweet onions and as home of the state penitentiary, where death row inmates once were hanged. But the remote town along the …
Mon., April 24, 2017
A dot on a map in southwestern Oregon is generating big-city buzz for an unlikely reason: Almost the entire town is for sale.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016
Twitter has suspended the accounts of several prominent members of the so-called “alt-right” in an apparent purge.
Tue., May 23, 1995
In this town of 90 people, Mayor Ed Dohrman rails at the city clerk and curses constituents at public meetings. A group of Tensed voters says their two-year mayor is …