Johnny Mercer Boulevard controversy

Johnny Mercer Pedestrian Improvement Project meeting at May Howard Elementary.
Johnny Mercer Pedestrian Improvement Project meeting at May Howard Elementary.

Good Thursday Morning from the Daybreak Team!

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Here's a list of the headlines you can expect to see this morning on THE News at Daybreak:

  • The controversy continues to heat up over the proposed changes to Johnny Mercer Boulevard. We'll have the details from a heated meeting in a live report.
  • The girlfriend of the man accused of eating another man's face is speaking out.
  • The mother accused of having a gas can in a car seat, while her toddler sat nearby is talking about her arrest. Find out what she says really happened.
  • All babies born in Georgia may soon have to undergo an additional test. Find out who is pushing for the legislation.
  • Laura Anderson will let you know if there are any trouble spots to look out for today as you are heading to work or school.
  • Dave Turley has the weather forecast.

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  • View the NTSB report on G650 Flight Test Accident Gulfstream here.
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