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  1. Civil rights groups defend mosque, cemetery outside AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    A proposal to build a mosque and Muslim cemetery has so angered some residents of Newton County outside Atlanta that their commissioners have temporarily banned all building permit approvals for religious institutions. The moratorium prompted the Council on American-Islamic Relations and the NAACP to request a federal civil rights investigation in Newton County.

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  2. Ballot-issue groups pay name-gathererRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NWAonline

    A professional signature-gathering firm received money in July from two Arkansas groups vying to get their proposals on the Nov. 8 general ballot, while groups on both sides of various issues began raising funds for general election campaigns, according to documents filed this month. Ballot committees set up either in support of or against three proposed constitutional amendments and an initiated act were required to submit July financial reports to the Arkansas Ethics Commission by Aug 15. Backers of all four proposals had to submit enough valid signatures to the secretary of state's office by July 8 in order to appear on the ballot.

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  3. Parkside at Old Friendship Celebrates Model Home Opening in Gwinnett's Mill Creek School DistrictRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... including an outdoor living space and media room. Located in the highly ranked Mill Creek School District in Gwinnett County, children residing in this community may attend Ivy Creek Elementary, Glenn C. Jones Middle or Mill Creek High. -Gwinnett ...

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  4. Boone, Stella Jean WorleyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Franklin News-Post

    BOONE Stella Jean Worley Stella Jean Worley Boone, 87, of Rocky Mount, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey and Blanche Worley; husband, James Andrew Boone; and sister, Polly English.

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  5. Wanted man runs from police twiceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Milton Herald

    ... when officers approached them. One of the men was identified as Michael Herbert, 25, who was wanted in Gwinnett County for probation violation related to burglary and theft charges. When police attempted to arrest Herbert, he tore away from them and ...

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  6. Cardiovascular Physicians open Johns Creek practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Milton Herald

    Cardiovascular Physicians of North Georgia recently announced that the practice opened a new office in Johns Creek at 3890 Johns Creek Parkway, Suite 240 with Dr. Micky Mishra. Mishra is a highly trained board-certified cardiologist, who will lead the practice in Johns Creek.

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  7. Auburn notebook: Taylor is back but it's unclear how much he'll helpRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    Marshall Taylor has returned at Auburn, and not much else is known about the graduate transfer from the University of Miami . Until he's able to work in full pads with the Auburn players and coaches, his status for the season opener against No.

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  8. Robert Douglas HooverRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Murfreesboro Post

    He was a native of Rutherford County and the son of the late Herbert Eugene Hoover. He was also preceded in death by a brother, David Hoover.

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  9. KSU Whistleblower seeks $1.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    A Kennesaw State University employee has filed suit based on claims she was slandered and "suffered adverse work conditions and retaliatory isolation" after she refused to lie about the business dealings of her supervisor and called those dealings to the attention of university officials.

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  10. KSU partnership provides Korean educators TESOL and ESL trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... Before returning to Korea, the educators completed a practicum-centered field study at several Cobb and Gwinnett County schools. "This program has hosted more than 150 Korean educators, and they in turn have the chance to impact hundreds of students ...

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  11. Arris Appoints Bruce McClelland CEORead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Light Reading

    SUWANEE, Ga., -- ARRIS International plc today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Bruce McClelland as Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2016. McClelland also was appointed to serve on the Board of Directors effective the same date.

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  12. Civil rights groups defend mosque, cemetery outside AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    A proposal to build a mosque and Muslim cemetery has so angered some residents of Newton County outside Atlanta that their commissioners have temporarily banned all building permit approvals for religious institutions. The moratorium prompted the Council on American-Islamic Relations and the NAACP to request a federal civil rights investigation in Newton County.

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  13. Lawrenceville man in Athens sought on aggravated assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Kirk Xavier Ballou, 25, of Lawrenceville was arrested at a Spring Court residence Friday afternoon in connection with an assault investigation in Gwinnett County, Athens-Clarke County police said.

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  14. Busy WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Perfect Duluth Day

    I returned from a trip to Manitoulin Island to a busy week in Duluth. I visited the Ojibwe Cultural Foundation , where I learned about traditional and contemporary first nations art.

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  15. EnduroCross Kicks Off This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Motorcycle.com

    Press Release from EnduroCross : The 2016 AMA EnduroCross series will kick off this coming weekend in Duluth, Georgia, which is just a little north of Atlanta. All eight rounds will take place over the next three months, making it easy for fans to follow the action packed season.

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  16. 3 people charged after fake money used to buy lawn equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Times

    Authorities have named three suspects in an incident where fake movie money was used at a Buford Wal-Mart to buy lawn equipment, which was then returned for a cash refund at another Buford Wal-Mart later the same day. Melissa A. Sinquefield, 30, of Buford, and Travis B. Taylor, 36, of Blakely, each face charges of first-degree forgery and theft by deception for making the alleged purchases July 19. Gwinnett County Police are also charging cashier Jocelyn Gerstenlauer, 19, of Auburn, with first-degree forgery for allegedly accepting the $1,000 of fake cash.

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  17. Sony Expands Territory of Rep Firm to Cover Mid-Atlantic RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Security Sales & Integration

    Sony Southeast and Mid-Atlantic Security Manager Skip Lochte will collaborate with the recently appointed rep firm to build a sales team in the Mid-Atlantic region. Find out how trends and technology are allowing security dealers to generate these new revenue streams as well as more effectively manage their businesses.

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  18. Georgia Football Prep PollRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WSB-TV

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  19. Edith Gail TatumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Edith Gail Tatum, 66, a resident of Cleveland, passed away early Saturday morning, Aug. 20, 2016, at the family residence. She was a graduate of Bradley Central High School.

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  20. Tnemec Introduces New Moisture Vapor Tolerant Epoxy PrimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Coatings World

    Tnemec Company, Inc. has introduced a moisture vapor tolerant, high solids epoxy primer for newly poured and existing concrete slabs. Series 208 Epoxoprime MVT is a two-component, clear epoxy primer with low viscosity for superior penetration and adhesion to concrete.

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