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Cross Roads News
Stone Mountain woman wins half of ...
Christmas came early for Stone Mountain resident Ira Curry when her Mega Millions lottery ticket won half of the $648 million jackpot on Dec. 17. Curry purchased one of two winning tickets with numbers 8-14-17-20-39 and Mega Ball number 7. The other winning ticket was purchased in San Jose, Calif.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Ga. woman has 1 of 2 winning lottery tickets
Dusk falls on the home listed for Ira Curry, one of two Mega Millions lottery ticket winners that were identified by lottery officials in the $636 million drawing on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, in Stone Mountain, Ga.
Asbury Park Press
10 Things to Know for Thursday
Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today: 1. ADVISORY PANEL URGES LIMITS ON NSA SPYING Obama is under no obligation to accept the recommendations, which include requiring a court to sign off on individual searches of phone records.
Ga. woman claims 1 of 2 winning lottery tickets
ATLANTA - On her way to work, Ira Curry heard on the radio that one of the winning lottery ticket numbers was her family's lucky No.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Ga. police officer accused of immigration fraud
Federal prosecutors say a College Park police officer accused of fraudulently obtaining U.S. citizenship has been indicted by a grand jury.
Stone Mountain woman wins Mega Millions Jackpot
In a press conference Wednesday afternoon, the Georgia Lottery said Ira Curry, 56, picked family birth dates and their lucky number 7. She elected to take the cash option, which amounts to more than $173 million before taxes.
One Winner Comes Forward in $636 Million Lottery
Lottery officials say a Georgia woman has one of the two winning tickets to the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot, the second-largest in U.S. history.
Former Vols star, SEC scoring champ Dyron Nix dies
Brandon Thornton, the vice president of Herschel Thornton Mortuary, confirmed Wednesday that Nix died Sunday of natural causes at his home in Stone Mountain, Ga.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Young Africans Performing in Stone Mountain
The Young Africans, a group of singers, musicians and dancers who graduated from the African Children's Choir, will perform a free concert in Stone Mountain next month.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
More Georgians signing up for Obamacare
The number of Georgians signing up for a health plan through the Affordable Care Act insurance exchange increased to nearly 6,900 by the end of last month, up almost 1,400 as of Nov. 2, federal officials announced last week.
Daily Tribune News
Calhoun police chase ends in Bartow County
A car chase that began in Calhoun, and injured two officers, ended in Bartow County Wednesday night.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Cross Roads News
Oakhurst moves into new $5 million Stone Mountain facility
Sixteen months after it broke ground on a new administration and medical center building, Oakhurst Medical Centers Inc. has moved in.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Ga. Woman Wakes in Time to Save Family
Dec. 12--A DeKalb County woman said a fire in her home awakened her just in time Wednesday afternoon.
1 man killed, 1 wounded in gunfire outside grocery
Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded in the parking lot of a shopping center just east of Atlanta.
Georgia Exchange Enrollment Up, But Still Weak
State Rep. Karen Bennett speaks at an ACA education event at Fairfield Baptist Church as Enroll America's Whitney Horton looks on.
CTI Members Attend Fall Leadership Conference
Georgia Career and Technical Instruction hosted its annual Fall Leadership Conference at the Evergreen Marriott Resort in Stone Mountain on November 14-15, with this year's motto being "Embrace the Leader in You!" Georgia CTI serves as an avenue for students with disabilities to learn self-advocacy, career exploration and the skills needed for ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Firefighters battle blaze at Stone Mountain home
Crews are battling a blaze at a home in Stone Mountain. SKYFOX 5 showed flames consuming a large portion of the home on South Malton Court.
Meet Vince Dooley, Find Laughs in 'A Christmas Carol' and Take a Holiday Tour of Homes
Need some ideas of what to do this weekend in and around Stone Mountain? Check out our links to events and articles posted on Patch.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Georgia man pleads guilty to gun trafficking charges
Liddon Young, 32, of Stone Mountain, Ga., entered his plea Thursday before U.S. District Judge Frank P. Geraci, Jr. to conspiracy to unlawfully deal firearms without a federal firearms license, unlawfully dealing in firearms without a license, and selling firearms to a convicted felon.