Dee Armstrong

Cares Act Money Goes to the Unemployed

In a surprise statement, Columbus Mayor Skip Henderson says he's been informed that the next two rounds of Cares Act money won't be given to small businesses. The money will be used to fund unemployment claims in Georgia. [field59_video account="WLTZ"…

Covid Hair Loss

Temporary hair loss is an unexpected side effect of the corona virus. But the good news is for most people the loss reverses.

Suspect Arrested in Year Old Murder In Columbus

A year long investigation has led Columbus police to a suspect in the murder of Jaylin Williams. Williams was found shot near Wallace Drive in August of 2019. Today, October…

Women More Cautious in Pandemic

In Your Health Minute, A new study shows women are less likely to put themselves at risk for covid-19  than men. Researchers in Italy surveyed adults in…

Is Sugar Linked to ADHD

In Your Health Minute, New research suggests sugar may play a role in ADHD, bi-polar disorder and aggressive behaviors. Scientists from the University of Colorado found fructose…

A Small Increase in Social Security Checks

If you receive Social Security each month, you will see a modest cost of living increase next year. The Social Security Administration announced seniors will see 1-point-3 percent more in their monthly checks in 2021. The raise is smaller than…

Another Blow to Movie Theaters

  Here's your Consumer Minute: AMC Theaters say it's nearly out of money. It's existing cash resources would be largely depleted by the end of 2020 or early 2021. The company says the "reduced movie slate for the fourth quarter,"…

Voters say Polling Place Instructions not Clear

There are several polling places for early voting, but, they don't all open on the same days. One group of voters say that was confusing to them and they went to the wrong polling places on the first day of…

Long Winding Lines for Early Voting

Hundreds of people in Columbus get in line to vote in person early . Some complained the county didn't make it clear that only the Citizen Service Center would be open for voting today. But all in all, it was…

Beware of Utility Payment MoneyPak Card Scam

They sound legitimate and urgent. They want you to send them money by gift card or a green MoneyPak card. Don't do it! The MoneyPak card is legitimate. Unfortunately the scammers are using them to rip off people. [field59_video account="WLTZ"…