Stories by Craig Schneider

Friday, March 8, 2013

Georgia sees salmonella rise

Georgians are at greater risk of contracting salmonella food poisoning today than a decade ago, according to figures from the federal Centers for Disease Control.
By Craig Schneider

Friday, Sept. 7, 2012

Credit card lawsuits often slipshod

ATLANTA - Credit card companies and collection agencies are churning out slapdash lawsuits claiming unpaid debts, say exasperated consumer advocates and some judges.
By Craig Schneider

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Georgia city providing China with chopsticks

AMERICUS, Ga.--- Let it be known that when China needed more chopsticks, the country of 1.3 billion people turned to the south-central Georgia city of Americus.
By Craig Schneider

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Georgia family fights tornado to reach safety

Tyler Peavy wakes to the sound of something hitting the back porch. It's 12:30 a.m., and hail is beating a deafening rat-tat-tat against the windows of the bedroom.
By Craig Schneider and Larry Hartstein

Monday, Oct. 4, 2010

Hopefuls toss barbs at governor debate

Georgia's candidates for governor battled hard Sunday in a student-sponsored debate that touched on education, jobs and transportation.
By Craig Schneider
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Government, institutions face huge stormwater bills

While many homeowners are complaining about the prospect of paying $6.40 a month, many more industries and large institutions are set to pay hefty monthly fees under the new program.
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