Thirty-nine children were on the bus, but it was not immediately known how many were taken to Hughes Spalding. The bus continued on to Crawford Long Middle School, where medical personnel were checking students for injuries, an Atlanta Public Schools spokeswoman told Channel 2 Action News.
The family of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. has served notice to Gov. Nathan Deal that it wants input into any monument to the slain civil rights leader erected on state Capitol grounds – if the state expects free use of King’s copyrighted likeness.