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  1. A young girl left school at Albany State University on Friday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    It was an emotional Friday for the freshman A'Lauren Camp and her friends she had to tell goodbye. She is one of many students who had financial aid issues this year at Albany State University.

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  2. Judith Tucker set to retire from mayora s office after serving based on trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    After retiring from Synovus Financial Corp. in 2007, Tucker joined the board of Midtown Inc., where Tomlinson served as executive director. The two immediately hit it off, and Tomlinson hired Tucker as MidTown's director of community affairs.

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  3. ASU students kick of Hazing Prevention WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | WALB-TV Albany

    Monday kicked off National Hazing Prevention Week, and Albany State University students are making an effort to put an end to hazing. Students at ASU wanted to take the initiative this year to speak with their peers about the potential dangers of hazing.

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  4. Good Samaritan uses chainsaw, SUV in effort to clear blocked streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Kevin Roberts used a chain saw, and when that failed, his SUV in an effort to clear a large tree that fell across Blan St. near the intersection with Ellen Ave. Kevin Roberts used a chain saw, and when that failed, his SUV in an effort to clear a large tree that fell across Blan St. near the intersection with Ellen Ave. As Columbus officials and residents brace for the high winds and rain forecast as what is left of Hurricane Irma moves this way, Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson said this is not the time to get complacent. City work crews in high winds and heavy rain to remove a branch that fell from a tree at the corner of 9th Street and Second Avenue near the Columbus Government Center.

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  5. Donell Jones, Willie Clayton bring the blues to Phenix City AmphitheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The big show of the weekend in Phenix City is the football game Saturday night between longtime Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rivals Albany State University and Tuskegee University. Both teams bring a 1-0 record into White Water Classic IV that kicks off at 5 p.m. in Garrett-Harrison Stadium.

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  6. ASU Police prepare for this weekend's season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    With the new campus carry law in effect, many questions about how it's going to impact college football games, especially ahead of this weekend's season opener at Albany State University. ASU Police Chief John Fields said his department is working with other local law enforcement agencies to ensure this weekend goes off without a hitch.

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  7. Can you blame your chocolate cravings on your period?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Daily Mail

    Women blame chocolate cravings on their menstrual cycle...but scientists reveal it's a myth and women simply use it as an excuse to indulge in a 'taboo' food! One third of US women report having cravings for the sweet treat that increase in frequency and intensity around the onset of menstruation, a study has shown. But only about 17 percent of females born in one of 25 other countries linked chocolate craving to their monthly cycle.

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  8. Wanesia Francis, Miss ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | WALB-TV Albany

    Albany State University will host a community pep rally Thursday evening at the ASU Coliseum to get ready for their season opening football game against Valdosta State. ASU is inviting everyone to come out and show their support and Ram Pride for all of ASU's fall sports teams.

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  9. State Representative Valencia StovallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | WALB-TV Albany

    An Atlanta area state representative is going around Georgia, asking people for their suggestions on how the state can improve public school education. State Representative Valencia Stovall held a community town hall Tuesday night at Albany State University, asking for input from Georgians on how to redesign schools.

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  10. Upper Floridan AquiferRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Georgia Faces

    As concerns grow over the ability of the Upper Floridan Aquifer to keep up with demands for water from residents, farms and forests, four universities are teaming up to look at the economic sustainability of agriculture and forestry in north Florida and south Georgia that rely on this water supply. The Upper Floridan Aquifer supports agricultural activities worth more than $7.5 billion and provides drinking water to 10 million people, said Puneet Dwivedi, assistant professor of sustainability sciences at the University of Georgia's Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources.

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  11. A study looked into Albany State's economic impact on the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | WALB-TV Albany

    University officials said the study's findings show how a major college or a university can be a major economic booster for a city. The study, which was released last week by the University System of Georgia, showed the new Albany State University had a $289 million economic impact on the region.

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  12. Are Chocolate Cravings a Product of the Culture?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | WebMD

    While some U.S. women believe they need a dose of chocolate because their period is near, the culture they live in may be key to that impulse, new research suggests. "Menstrual chocolate cravings may be a culture-bound construct," said study lead author Julia Hormes.

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  13. Are Her Chocolate Cravings a Product of the Culture?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | HON

    While some U.S. women believe they need a dose of chocolate because their period is near, the culture they live in may be key to that impulse, new research suggests. "Menstrual chocolate cravings may be a culture-bound construct," said study lead author Julia Hormes.

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  14. Antonio Leroy spoke to students at Radium Middle School on Friday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | WALB-TV Albany

    Star athlete and motivational speaker Antionio Leroy paid a visit to the school on Friday. It's a place he's familiar with.

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  15. Friends are reacting to an arrest in the murder case of Ashley BoggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A friend of an Albany State University grad student murdered earlier this month is pleading for the suspect to be honest about what happened the night of the murder. The 28-year-old ASU grad student was found shot to death, her body slumped over the steering wheel of a car in the parking lot of the Shoreham Apartments on August 3rd.

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  16. Dozens line up for Goodwill Career Center job fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    There was a long line of South Georgians at the Goodwill Career Center in Albany on Tuesday afternoon applying for dozens of new jobs. More than 100 job seekers attended the Goodwill's job fair for Aladdin, a food management service for Albany State University.

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  17. ASU Police prepare for campus carry workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    And next week, you'll have a chance to get some answers. Next Tuesday morning, Albany State University Police will hold a workshop for faculty, students, staff, and visitors.

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  18. ASU restricts QB Charles Stafford's ability to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    This fall he's fighting another battle--only his opponent isn't a player--but the very school he signed with in 2014. ASU won't grant him release to any school in the conference, nor an opponent on this fall's schedule.

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  19. Campus carry law went into effect on July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | WTVM

    On Monday, classes will begin for many college students in southwest Georgia. This will be the first fall semester students can carry concealed weapons on campus.

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  20. 5 things to know for Monday, August 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Campus Carry Law allows people with permits to carry concealed handguns on public college campuses in Georgia. Under the new law, guns are allowed in the classroom but not in classrooms in which high school students are enrolled.

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