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Atkinson County Newswire

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  1. The Georgia Department of Transportation is working to make highways safer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... nty line to SR 107/Industrial Drive and from West Jack Allen Road to the Wilcox County line SR 135, from the Atkinson County line to Cherokee Hills Road and from Cherokee Hills Road to the Jeff Davis County line

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  2. South Georgia sheriff: Church and funeral home pianist found dead, his car and roommate missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | SavannahNow

    Officials are looking for the roommate and missing car of a church and funeral home pianist found slain in his Waycross home Saturday, the Ware County sheriff said. After Adam Noel did not arrive for a funeral at Pearson-Dial Funeral Home in Blackshear Saturday morning, the staff called the Ware County Sheriff's Office and asked for someone to check on him, Sheriff Randy Royal said.

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  3. Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville part of a national biobank of genetic...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | St. Augustine Record

    The Mayo Clinic will receive $142 million from the National Institutes of Health over the next five years to establish a national genetic biobank as part of the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort program. The program's goal will be to establish a repository of genetic samples from one million people that will be available to researchers.

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  4. Athens Academy beats Atkinson County in state soccer playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ATHENS ACADEMY 1, ATKINSON COUNTY 0 : At Slaughter Field, Barrett King scored the game's only goal with 23 minutes remaining as Athens Academy - ranked No. 7 in Class A and the No.

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  5. Glenbard East to present comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    "You Can't Take It With You," a comedy about an eccentric family, will come to life early next month at Glenbard East High School in Lombard. Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, May 4-7, in Rider Hall at the school, 1014 S. Main St. What: "You Can't Take It with You" When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, May 4-7 Where: Rider Hall in Glenbard East High School, 1014 S. Main St., Lombard Tickets: $7 Info: 424-6640 The cast features Sam Batjes, Nico Colangelo, Eden Dolinski, Abby Griffeth, Maggie Joyce, Amanda O'Brien, Maya Ogolini, Nick Karris, Rachael Larson, Cassie Piper, Tay Roylance, Joe Ruppenthal, Chris Turner, Geno Schellenberger, Alex Stratton and Will Wightkin.

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  6. Bazemore, Julius Lane Bazemore Bartow - Julius LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Julius Lane Bazemore, age 77, passed away Friday, April 22, 2016, in Lakeland. Born May 27, 1938, in Pearson, GA, he was the son of the late Julius Lane Baze-more, Sr. and Ollie Mae Bazemore.

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  7. 2 injured after Georgia school bus, SUV crash in ClearwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... for non-life-threatening injuries and released. Officials say the students from Pearson Elementary in Atkinson County, Georgia, weren't on the bus and were at Clearwater Marine Aquarium when the crash occurred. They were taken home on a charter bus.

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  8. Police investigate school bus crash on Memorial CausewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... of the bus was taken to a local hospital for treatment. An attendant on the bus was uninjured. The bus from Atkinson County in Georgia had carried a group of students from Pearson Elementary to Clearwater Marine Aquarium for a visit. The students ...

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  9. GSC Theatre to present 'thought provoking, dark comedy'Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Herald-Gazette

    The Gordon State College Theatre will present a thought provoking, adult-themed and darkly comedic look at race, rhetoric and basketball shoes with its production of HONKY.

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  10. NWS: Tornado touches down in Clinch Co.Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    The National Weather Service in Jacksonville conducted a storm survey on Saturday and determined that an EF-1 tornado with maximum winds near 100 mph touched down in far northern Clinch County near the Atkinson County line.

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  11. GSC Theatre to present 'thought provoking, dark comedy'Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Herald-Gazette

    The Gordon State College Theatre will present a thought provoking, adult-themed and darkly comedic look at race, rhetoric and basketball shoes with its production of HONKY.

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  12. In Trump country, hard times and worries about futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... is a big opportunity to change the economy," he said. "Who better to change the economy than a businessman?" Atkinson County, in southern Georgia, is poorer and less educated than the state as a whole. Fewer than 1 in 10 adults has a bachelor's ...

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  13. First Alert: Severe weather outbreak heads for GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | WTVM

    Strong to severe storms are expected in parts of South Georgia overnight Tuesday into Wednesday, with a 15 percent chance of tornadoes. The greatest threat will move across the state line from Alabama around Midnight, and to Highway 19 between 3 a.m. to 5 a.m., including Albany, Americus, Leesburg, Camilla, Cairo and Cordele.

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  14. Commercial leases and developments for Feb. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    Michael Arfsten and Michael Kennedy were the agents. 1,515 square feet of retail space at 2097 W. Bullard Ave. in Fresno from Mike Vukajlovic to G's Creamery.

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  15. The Rev. Dr. Douglas MaloneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Times Georgian

    The Rev. Doctor Douglas C. Maloney, 84, of Temple, Georgia, died, with his family surrounding him, on Wednesday, January 27, 2016.

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  16. Anderson, Jeannette B.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Lakeland Ledger

    JEANNETTE B. ANDERSON, 91 LAKELAND - Jeannette Anderson, age 91, passed away January 30, 2016. She was born on January 17, 1925, to Robert and Cleo Brinson in Pearson, GA.

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  17. The Clinch County News, ObituariesRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | Clinch County News

    Ms. Georgie Ann Scurry Roundtree, 71, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016, in the Mayo Clinic Health System, Waycross, GA, following an extended illness. Ms. Roundtree was born December 8, 1944, in Blackshear, Ga.

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  18. School District Celebrates Educators With BanquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Patch.com

    Canton, GA -- The Cherokee County School District recently honored outstanding educators with an elegant dinner, tributes and gifts at the CCSD 2016 Teacher of the Year Recognition Banquet. The annual dinner for the district-wide winner and school-level Teachers of the Year was co-hosted by Credit Union of Georgia and Northside Hospital-Cherokee on Dec. 10, 2015, at the Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center in Canton.

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  19. LCHA awards several contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    The Liberty County Hospital Authority held its monthly meeting Dec. 22, albeit at 1:33 p.m. instead of 12:45 p.m., because of another meeting running long and a lunch break. Total patient revenue before expenses was $9,861,223.70.

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  20. Four suspects arrested in hotel shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... in Savannah Georgia due to the extent of his injuries. Investigators with the Pearson Police Department, Atkinson County Sheriff's Office and GBI then began an investigation where it was determined that Juan Mendez had been shot over a $65 cell ...

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