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1 hr ago | The Times-Herald

Health Navigators ended after bill pushed through Georgia General Assembly

Health Navigators is designed to help consumers, small business owners and employees navigate the ACA, according to the UGA Health Navigators' website.


Related Topix: The Navigators, Pop/Rock, Georgia Government, Nathan Deal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, University of Georgia, US Governors

5 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Oconeee woman learns pet dog killed with rat poison

An Oconee County woman received the results Thursday she had expected: the death of her pet dog was due to poisoning.


Related Topix: University of Georgia

9 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

Newnan celebrates Georgia Cities Week

Carol Duffey, participate in Newnan's People, Place, Purpose open house at the Newnan Carnegie Library on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Newnan, GA

14 hrs ago |

Wreck snarls I-75 I-16 split

The wreck happened around 9 a.m. on I-75 south, between the Pierce Avenue exit and the split.


Related Topix: Georgia Government

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Concert to benefit Middle Georgia Community Food Bank

The Savannah Alday Band will be one of four bands performing Friday at Big Daddy’s House of Pool.


Related Topix: Eatonton, GA

Georgia's New Teacher Evaluation System Seen As 'Sea Change'

Education will continue to be on the front lines this fall in Georgia. And not only because it's at the center of the gubernatorial race.


Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Education Etc., Atlanta, GA

News 4 Jax

Acting Cumberland Island chief to stay permanently

Gary Ingram has been filling in as the Park Service's top official for the Cumberland Island National Seashore since January, following the retirement of former superintendent Fred Boyles.


Related Topix: US National Parks, Cumberland Island National Seashore, Jimmy Carter National Historic Site


Georgia jobless rate drops to 7 percent

The government's latest report card on food poisoning is out, and it has some good news: a drop in illnesses from salmonella.


Related Topix: Georgia Government, Atlanta, GA

Sandy Springs Neighbor

Maxwell facing challenge from Bond for Georgia House seat

A veteran lawmaker is facing a determined but underfunded challenger for Paulding's District 17 seat in the Georgia House of Representatives.


Related Topix: Georgia Government, Dallas, GA

Easley Progress

Attempted murder suspect arrested in Georgia

A Pickens County man wanted in connection with two attempted murders is behind bars after being arrested around 1 p.m. Tuesday by U.S. Marshals in Chamblee, Ga., a small town close to Atlanta.


Nine Georgia Northwestern Students To Compete In National Phi Beta Lambda Competition

Nine Georgia Northwestern Technical College students will be competing on the national stage in June after a huge showing at the statewide Phi Beta Lambda competition in Atlanta, Georgia's Westin Atlanta North last week.


Related Topix: University of Georgia, Dalton State College, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Silver City Sun-News

Las Cruces Country Music Fest returns with a bang and a twang

The Charlie Daniels Band headlines this year's Las Cruces Country Music Festival.


Related Topix: The Charlie Daniels Band, Country, The Band Perry, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

Deal signs medical school scholarship legislation

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed legislation Wednesday to expand a scholarship program that will enable more medical students to practice in high-need areas.


Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia Government, US Governors

Business Journal

149,465 Georgians insured via Obamacare exchange

About 1.5 percent of Georgia's population got health insurance through the federal exchange set up by Obamacare, according to new data from Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens.


Related Topix: Georgia Government, Health Insurance, Health


Bogus mammogram results earn woman jail time

A former Georgia hospital technician was sentenced to up to six months in prison after pleading guilty to manipulating the mammogram records of 1,289 patients.


Related Topix: Health

WALB-TV Albany

Geneva talks on Ukraine face steep hurdles

Thursday's high-level talks in Geneva on Ukraine come as the country's eastern regions are awash in turmoil and pro-Russian insurgents have seized police stations and government buildings in at least nine cities.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News

CBS Local

Hospital Radiology Technician Pleads Guilty To Faking Mammogram Results

An ex-radiology technician accused of filing inaccurate mammogram results at a middle Georgia hospital has pleaded guilty to 10 counts of reckless conduct and a count of computer forgery.



Georgia officials scheduled to set tuition rates

The Auburn University Department of Public Safety & Security and the Auburn Police Division are investigating a threatening message found on campus.


Related Topix: Auburn University, Fort Benning, GA, Muscogee County, GA

Brunswick News

Ga. official tours career academy

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, center, talks with Golden Isles Career Academy Chief Executive Officer Rick Townsend, left, and GICA instructor Phillip Davis in Davis's precision machining class during a tour of the school Tuesday.


Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia Government, US Governors

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CBS 3 Springfield

Tax Day Baby born at Memorial presented with check for college

Noelani Ogletree was born on Tuesday morning to parents Ricky Ogletree and his fianc Nikkay Torres.


Related Topix: Georgia Government, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA


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