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  1. Luxottica to double size of Atlanta distribution centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... in 1996 and consolidated several North American facilities into a single state-of-the-art distribution center in McDonough, Ga., close to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport . It serves both Luxottica's retail and wholesale businesses ...

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  2. Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: July 20th-July 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | CBS Local

    ... to propose a novel trade idea for the New York Mets. Number 3: The number three caller this week was James from McDonough, GA calling in to the Rick and Jamie show on 92.9 The Game because he wants to ramp up the pressure on University of Georgia ...

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  3. McDonough Fire Department promotions announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Two promotions within the city of McDonough Fire Department were announced recently by Fire Chief Steve Morgan. Capt.

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  4. City accepting applicants for McDonough 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    McDonough residents or business owners interested in an inside look at city operations can join the 2015 Citizen's Government Academy: McDonough 101 program. The deadline to register is July 31 or until the class limit size is reached; participation is free.

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  5. Preferred Walk-on Pippens Someone to Watch in Fall CampRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Voodoo Five

    ... of 2015. Turns out the newest 2015 commit is Tyler Pippens, an electric wide receiver out of Ola High School (McDonough, GA) . Now, it's very rare I spend the time to look into a preferred walk-on. So, I did what any cynical recruiting analyst in my ...

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  6. We WorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | On Common Ground News

    ... of life for the 53-year-old artist on Saturday, July 18, 2 p.m., at the Hood Street Art Center, 136 Hood Street, McDonough. Many considered Davis as a local celebrity, especially in the art world. Some of his work included sculpting other well-known ...

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  7. Henry Co. Georgia DUI crackdown dedicated to artist killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | SavannahNow

    In this March 29, 2014 file photo, Andy Davis, center, walks back to his seat after he was was greeted by guests before Patrick Henry Sculpture Dedication begins in downtown McDonough, Ga. A crackdown on drunk drivers and other traffic violations in Henry County this weekend was dedicated to Davis, an artist who was supposed to create a statue of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. but died in a crash with a suspected drunk driver.

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  8. Items filtered by date: Tuesday, 14 July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | On Common Ground News

    ... of life for the 53-year-old artist on Saturday, July 18, 2 p.m., at the Hood Street Art Center, 136 Hood Street, McDonough. Many considered Davis as a local celebrity, especially in the art world. Some of his work included sculpting other well-known ...

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  9. Georgia man convicted of assault for spilling acid on girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A metro Atlanta man has been found guilty of aggravated assault for intentionally spilling industrial strength drain cleaner on his ex-girlfriend. A Henry County jury on Friday also found Andrew Fordham of Sandy Springs guilty of aggravated battery against Christy Sims of McDonough.

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  10. Henry County Sculptor Andy Davis died June 12 of head injuries...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Cross Roads News

    ... 53, died from head injuries suffered when his motorcycle was rammed from behind by a pickup truck on July 11 near McDonough. His death came 12 days after Gov. Nathan Deal on June 29 announced him as the state's pick to create the long anticipated ...

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  11. Obituary: Harry Hurley, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | NorthJersey.com

    ... War II. Mr. Hurley also is survived by his other children, Kathie Hurley of Greensboro, N.C., Harry Hurley of McDonough, Ga., Pat Frontino of Glassboro, Peg Hurley of Toms River, Frank Hurley of Greensboro, and Bob Hurley of Ft. Lauderdale; nine ...

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  12. Government and PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | On Common Ground News

    ... of life for the 53-year-old artist on Saturday, July 18, 2 p.m., at the Hood Street Art Center, 136 Hood Street, McDonough. Many considered Davis as a local celebrity, especially in the art world. Some of his work included sculpting other well-known ...

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  13. Memorial service set for sculptor of Ray Charles statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A memorial service will be held Saturday at a McDonough art center for a famed sculptor who was killed in a motorcycle crash. Andy Davis was taken off life support Sunday night following the crash early Saturday morning in Henry County.

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  14. MLK sculptor remembered for art, passion after deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | MDJonline.com

    ... him Monday as a passionate artist who mentored young creatives by establishing an arts center in his hometown of McDonough. He brought people from Georgia to life through sculpture, including works of musician Ray Charles and Chick-Fil-A founder ...

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  15. McDonough sculptor pronounced dead at 53Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The artist selected to sculpt a Martin Luther King Jr. statue for the Georgia Capitol grounds died Sunday after a weekend crash involved a suspected drunk driver, according to the Henry County Coroner. Andy Davis was 53. Davis was pronounced brain dead Sunday at 9:50 p.m., according to Henry County Coroner Donald Cleveland.

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  16. Georgia Tech Football: 2015 Position Previews - Kickers, Punters, and Long SnappersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | From The Rumble Seat

    ... more than likely add field goals to his duties later in the season. Like teammate D.J. White , Davis hails from McDonough, Georgia and attended Union Grove High School. He made a school record 50 yard field goal his senior season. We could also ...

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  17. Henry County sculptor on life support following crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    McDonough resident and sculptor Andy Davis is on life support at Grady Memorial Hospital following a crash early Saturday morning in Henry County. According to media reports, Davis was on his motorcycle and stopped at a light on Jodeco Road near I-75.

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  18. Child-Friendly Activities in Locust GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    ... blacksmith ship, library and a 1934 steam engine locomotive. Heritage Park is located at 101 Lake Dow Road in McDonough. Get through the summer heat wave and suit up to visit Bobby McBrayer Park in Hampton. This park has a splash pad water feature ...

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  19. Shane's Rib Shack sets Huntsville reopening date months after closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Alabama Live

    Shane's Rib Shack is returning to Huntsville's restaurant scene several months after closing its old store to downsize to another location. The fast-casual barbecue eatery will reopen at 11 a.m. Monday, July 13 in the former Momma Goldberg's space in the Village of Whitesburg Shopping Center on 4800 Whitesburg Drive, Suite 21. A grand opening celebration will follow at 11 a.m. July 18. Shane's, which started in 2002 in a tiny shack in McDonough, Ga., also operates stores in Birmingham, Mobile and Enterprise.

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  20. Crane Hosts High School Students For STEM EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... to the training of the up-and-coming leadership in ten high schools that range as far south as Union Grove in McDonough, Ga. to as far north as Hillside, Ill." Sixty-eight students were mixed into three platoons named after the U.S. Navy's core ...

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