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President Donald Trump’s administration formally rescinded past guidance on transgender bathroom protections in public schools. Today, #protecttranskids is trending. President Bbama instructed public schools that they must allow transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms that align with a child’s chosen gender identity. The guidance was issued as an interpretation of Title IX , which prohibits sex discrimination in…

Lady Gaga brings message of inclusion to Super Bowl halftime — oh, and drones

(CNN)Lady Gaga’s powerful Super Bowl LI halftime performance didn’t have any of the overt political statements that some people were expecting, but it did have a message about inclusion. The Grammy winner kicked off her fiery halftime show at the top of Houston’s NRG Stadium singing “God Bless America” before transitioning into “This Land Is Your Land.” Then, before Gaga…

The Dee Armstrong Show 02-03-17

Crowne Hookah Restaurant and Lounge

1/1thumbnail(5) Show Caption Hide Caption Saad Ahmed, owner of Crowne Hookah Restaurant and Lounge, clears up many negative misconceptions that people have about hookah and also invites you to come celebrate the upcoming Superbowl LI at the only hookah lounge in town. Crowne Hookah Restaurant and Lounge is open Tuesday through Sunday and wants to share their fun and diverse atmosphere with you!

Columbus, Georgia Man Is Missing

Police Looking for Gary Mayes

1/1Gary Mayes Columbus Police are searching for missing person, Gary Mayes. Show Caption Hide Caption Gary Mayes, age 41, went missing today. Mayes was last seen walking at the Country Club near Hamilton Avenue. Columbus Police Department say he needs constant medical attention and they need help locating him. Mayes is 5-feet 9-inches tall. He weighs 190 lbs. He has…

Columbus, Georgia Police Make Arrest on Child Molestation Charges

Special Victims Unit Arrests Antonio Lewis Thursday

1/1Antonio Lewis Columbus Police arrested Antonio Lewis with charges of child molestation and aggravated child molestation. Show Caption Hide Caption On Thursday, February 2, 2017 the Special Victims Unit arrested Antonio Lewis, age 46. Columbus Police Department say he was charged with child molestation and aggravated child molestation.  

Auburn Police Arrest Two Men for Burglary

Attempted Break-In on East Drake Avenue

1/2Melike Deshawn Philpot Auburn Police arrested Philpot with charges for third degree burglary, fleeing, and attempting to elude police. Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2Travis Demond Vickerstaff Auburn Police arrested Travis Demond Vickerstaff with charges for third degree burglary, fleeing, attempting to elude police, resisting arrest and third degree assault. Show Caption Hide Caption Thursday, February 2, 2017 Auburn Police arrested…

Georgia House Explosion

A house exploded on Glenns Dr. in White Co. and an investigation is underway.

      (WXIA)Habersham County, Georgia Officials are investigating the cause of a house explosion today in Habersham County, Georgia. Firefighter responded to the home, but it was completely destroyed by fire. Members of the Habersham County Sheriff’s office said they heard a loud sound and later found out it was an explosion. The blast from the explosion even caused…