Girl Scouts still fighting to change name of Georgia bridge

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s Girl Scouts may be earning a new badge for persistence.

Scouts returned to the state Capitol on Monday to once again ask lawmakers to get their founder’s name affixed to a Savannah bridge that currently honors a white segregationist.

Despite the presence of hundreds of scouts in the Capitol last month, efforts to remove former Gov. Eugene Talmadge’s name from the bridge and replace it with that of Savannah native Juliette Gordon Low have stalled. Neither a...

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