Channel 2 Action News has learned that a longtime Atlanta news anchor died Wednesday after suffering a massive spontaneous stroke.
Veteran Atlanta television news anchor Amanda Davis, whose achievements included launching a segment encouraging foster children adoptions and an in-depth series about her alcoholism, has died.
The star had worked at Fox5 Atlanta for 26 years, retiring in 2013.
The broadcast journalist and morning anchor of CBS 46 News whose career spanned more than 30 years passed away earlier this week at 62.
In 2016, Davis opened up about her battles with alcohol addiction in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and talked about how treatment helped her push through. "Her family is asking for privacy at this hard time", CBS 46 wrote online.
Just last week she shared a photo on Twitter of a bouquet of flowers she had been sent in the wake of her stepfather's death. She was traveling to attend her father's funeral in Texas.
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Davis graduated Magna Cum Laude from Clark Atlanta University.
Davis had said in the interview she had grappled with coming to terms with her disease: 'Even then I questioned it, ' she said.
On December 24, Davis posted a Christmas message on Facebook that read, "The first Christmas after you lose someone is hard".
As news of Davis' death spread, people offered tributes on Twitter.
"Stay strong, keep praising the Lord", Davis wrote. The anchor struggled with alcoholism while in the public eye, finding herself in a vehicle crash and being arrested for a DUI.
Compared to last year's holiday season, Amazon sold "millions more" Amazon devices during this year's holiday season. Amazon said 2017 was its biggest holiday season with customers all around the world shopping at record levels.
It's impossible to predict if the tax reductions and simplification will help the GOP in next year's midterm elections. Let's find out what this bill really means before we start telling the world that everyone's taxes will be cut.
It's been a roller coaster season for the Texans, but Hopkins has been a consistent bright spot with his sensational play. Heinicke was signed to the Texans' active roster after quarterback Tom Savage sustained a concussion in Week 14.
Rosen prefers a team situation similar to that of the New York Giants , however, and wants no part of the Browns, per Schefter. Rosen is now in concussion protocol and will sit out of the Bruins' Cactus Bowl matchup against Kansas State this week.
If Simonds were to win the seat, Republicans would lose majority control of the House of Delegates after 17 years. But a day later, and after a whirlwind toufr of TV interviews, her Cinderella story found its pumpkin.
Winter Storm Ethan dumped at least three inches of snow on Boston, which saw its first White Christmas in 14 years. Crews worked to clear the runways at Logan Airport Christmas Day during the peak of the snowstorm.
Beyond that, Harrison should be another quality addition to the Patriots locker room as they eye a Super Bowl repeat. With a week 17 win over the New York Jets, New England will secure the #1 seed in the conference.
Monday was a working day in Russian Federation because Orthodox Christmas is celebrated on January 7, according to Reuters. The Russian Investigative Committee, which investigates major crimes, said the driver told them the brakes did not work.
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One police officer, a 46-year-old man with 23 years of service, fired several rounds into a door jamb to distract Ross. Phoenix police communicated with the shooting suspect, who barricaded himself inside one of the apartments.
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He was also attacked by the dogs, but his brother was able to distract them long enough for Johnny to run inside and get his gun. They are asking everyone in the Arjay area to stay away from the dog if sighted and call them immediately at 606-337-6174.