November — the month we all feel a little more thankful, a little cooler and a lot more harried. Slow down for just a moment and see what’s happened in Novembers past in the Peach State.

November 1992

November 1992

Nov. 3, 1992 

Voters approve the Georgia lottery, which helps fund the HOPE Scholarship and pre-kindergarten programs.

Nov. 5, 2002

Georgia elects Sonny Perdue as its first Republican governor since 1872.

Nov. 23, 2005

The Georgia Aquarium – the largest in the world at the time – opens in Atlanta.