Police in the Atlanta suburb of Stone Mountain will not be able to use their radar guns for a year after state officials said the department failed to recertify the technology, a step that's required annually.
Former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalyn Carter are scheduled to speak to students and faculty at Georgia Southern University Tuesday evening in Statesboro -- about 50 miles west of Savannah.
University of Georgia tests indicate that the bug can cut soybean yields by 20 to 25 percent. In 2012, Georgia farmers grew nearly 8 million bushels of soybeans worth about $120 million. A 25 percent reduction would equal $30 million.