Alisha Morgan out of race for state school superin...
by Emily Boorstein
02:06 AM, Wednesday, July 23
MARIETTA — State Rep. Alisha Thomas Morgan (D-Austell) will not be moving forward in her bid for state school superintendent. Morgan ran for the seat instead of seeking re-election to Georgia’s 39th district. Erica Thomas, who lives in Austell, wo...

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