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Saturday Sep 13 | LaGrange Daily News

Hope for a day

Carla White started with only 12 members on her team for the Hope for a Day Walk.

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Related Topix: Troup County, GA, LaGrange, GA, Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Morrow, GA

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Daily Tribune News

Bartow sites among top FY 2014 investments

According to Gov. Nathan Deal's office, two Bartow County sites are among the top job-creating investments the state saw during its 2014 fiscal year. Toyo Tire's expansion ranked second in the state's projects of regional significance, with Shaw's Adairsville plant ranking fourth.

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Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US Governors, Bartow County, GA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Adairsville, GA, Cartersville, GA

The Riverdale Press

Cabrera under fire for anti-LGBT remarks

LGBT activists in Riverdale and the rest of the city, along with a range of politicians, have lambasted Bronx Councilman Fernando Cabrera for recent comments apparently condoning the Ugandan government's anti-LGBT policies. "Godly people are in government," Mr. Cabrera said in reference to Uganda, which has come under strong international criticism for persecuting homosexuals.

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Related Topix: Riverdale, GA, Gay/Lesbian, Blog News

The Riverdale Press

Voters yawn as candidates bite fingernails

Robert Velazquez, 38, a Board of Elections technician, examines a malfunctioning ballot scanner at the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale on Tuesday morning. On his way to vote in Tuesday's Democratic primary, Riverdalian Robert Zolf encountered former Councilman Oliver Koppell, the challenger to state Sen. Co-majority Leader Jeff Klein.

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Related Topix: Riverdale, GA

Wed Sep 10, 2014

CBS Atlanta

Thousands expected for funeral of S. Truett Cathy

Thousands of people are expected to attend a public funeral for Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy. He died early Monday at 93. The company said the funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Jonesboro in Jonesboro, Georgia.

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Related Topix: Jonesboro, GA

Mon Sep 08, 2014

WWTC-AM Eagan

Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy has died

S. Truett Cathy, the billionaire founder of the privately held Chick-fil-A restaurant chain that famously closes on Sundays but also drew unwanted attention on gay marriage in recent years because of his family's conservative views, died early Monday, a company spokesman said. He was 93. Chick-fil-A spokesman Mark Baldwin told The Associated Press that Cathy died at home surrounded by members of his family.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Jonesboro, GA

Thu Sep 04, 2014

IHigh

Mt. Zion versus Morrow

I don't think there is anyone that can argue about how much the bulldogs football team has improved. They are light years from where they were last year.

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Related Topix: Morrow, GA

Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Daily News

'People's Mayor' to Share Story at RISE Gala

Evelyn Wynn-Dixon was, at the low point, a homeless single mother so distraught she believed her four young children would be better off without her.

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Related Topix: Riverdale, GA

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Examiner.com

Teen shot to death by stray bullet while sitting on couch inside apartment

Clayton County police are investigating the murder of a teen who was shot while sitting on a couch inside an apartment in Jonesboro.

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Related Topix: Jonesboro, GA

WALB-TV Albany

Man dies after jumping over median into oncoming traffic after accident

Around 8:30 a.m., Clayton County police were called to I-285 East at Riverdale Road in reference to an accident.

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Related Topix: Riverdale, GA

Sandy Springs Neighbor

Fort, airport stars of south Fulton development plans

Prospects are good for south Fulton growth and development, panelists said at the Council for Quality Growth's Economic Engines of the Southside event last week.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, East Point, GA

Sun Aug 31, 2014

In-depth Africa

Today In History, August 31

Sunday August 31, 2014 the 241st day and 34th week of 2014, there are 125 days and 18 weeks left in the year.

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Related Topix: Jonesboro, GA, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Report: Ga. governments have weak nepotism rules

Local governments in metro Atlanta have hired at least 770 relatives of current employees during the last three years, according to an investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Related Topix: Gwinnett County, GA

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Mother's girlfriend charged with murder in death of 4-year-old girl in Clayton

Clayton County police have charged a mother and her girlfriend in connection with the death of a 4-year-old girl, Clayton County police said.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Coastal Courier

Deja vu

Its seems what happen in Clayton County Georgia Schools BOE is happening here. Tax payers listen up this is your money, everyone needs to be more involved.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

MyFoxAtlanta

Investigators seek tips in Forest Park homicide case

The Forest Park Police Department and Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta are asking the public for information in connection to a 68-year-old's death.

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Related Topix: Forest Park, GA

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Shooting south of Atlanta leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded

Police south of Atlanta are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another man wounded.

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Related Topix: Riverdale, GA

Thu Aug 21, 2014

CBS Atlanta

2 Georgia men sentenced in robbery, assault

Authorities said Thursday that 26-year-old Frederick Todd Anderson of Riverdale has been sentenced to 19 years and seven months in prison in the March 2013 attack.

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Related Topix: Riverdale, GA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Peach Pundit

#GASEN Republican Candidate David Perdue Announces County Campaign Chairmen And Co-Chairmen

The #Outsider's campaign announced the county campaign chairmen in a press release issued today.

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Related Topix: Georgia, Butts County, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Toombs County, GA, Conley, GA

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The State

Clemson with early offer to Georgia quarterback

Clemson has extended an early offer to junior QB Zerrick Cooper of Jonesboro, GA.

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Related Topix: Jonesboro, GA

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