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  1. Sapakoff: No Coach K and Roy? Still Dabo? What the 2019 ACC Network might look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Post and Courier

    ... Bowl. The ACC has three grand opportunities on Sept. 3: Florida State vs. Ole Miss in Orlando, North Carolina vs. Georgia in Atlanta and Clemson at Auburn. A week later Pittsburgh plays host to Penn State and Virginia Tech plays Tennessee inside the ...

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  2. Brother Robert James FreemanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... his wife of 51 years, Linda Parks Freeman of Douglasville; sons and daughters-in-law: Tommy and Karen Freeman of New Georgia, Robby and Martha Freeman of Paulding County, Joseph and Esther Freeman of Heflin, Alabama, and Robert and Trisha Freeman of ...

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  3. Thieves steal truck loaded with landscaping equipmentRead the original story

    26 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... equipment to stay on top of his work. Jones found out about the theft from one of his employees who was traveling on Georgia Highway 124 about 6:50 a.m. Wednesday. The employee called Jones to say he was watching the truck traveling down the ...

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  4. 48 people escape bus fire on interstate near Mall of GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Gwinnett Fire spokesman Capt. Tommy Rutledge says the fire started near the engine compartment toward the back of the bus Friday afternoon.

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  5. Chester J. BrundageRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... and his wife Jessica of Ravena, NY, Kaela Brundage of Bronx, NY, Cassie Brundage of Canton and Charlie Brundage of Georgia. He is survived by his siblings; Roxanne Smith and her husband Lynn of Potsdam, Gene Brundage of Potsdam and Randy Brundage ...

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  6. People volunteered on behalf of "Team Music is Love"Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Fans from all over Georgia and Florida came together to volunteer at Second Harvest Foodbank in Valdosta. They volunteered on behalf of Martina McBride's charity, "Team Music is Love."

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  7. Ethics commission looking into political group run by Frank Myers, John ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The state's ethics commission is investigating the committee two Muscogee County School Board members established to prevent one current and one former representative from being re-elected. Stefan Ritter, executive secretary of the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission, confirmed Friday the agency is determining whether District 8 representative Frank Myers and District 2 representative John Thomas violated state law through their organization NoMorePatAndCathy, which is campaigning against District 1 incumbent Pat Hugley Green and District 7 candidate Cathy Williams, who served for eight years as the nine-member board's lone countywide candidate but didn't seek re-election in 2014.

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  8. Trevon Grimes: What it looks like when a 5-star WR recruit is all about Ohio StateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... Grimes listed six schools among his finalists - Ohio State joined by Florida State, Florida, Miami, Alabama and Georgia. But getting himself to Columbus for the first time since his freshman year - that mattered more than anything else. With Urban ...

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  9. Some Savannah businesses lost in wake of West Bay wideningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... have been moving utilities such as water and sewer, power, telephone and cable out of the way, according to Georgia Department of Transportation officials. Next, they will begin clearing vegetation and removing structures such as sidewalks or pipes ...

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  10. Carlton couple arrested following pursuit and manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... with a suspended license, reckless driving and several other traffic violations. The incident began about 10 p.m. on Georgia Highway 22 near the Oglethorpe County line where the officer was monitoring traffic, Bell said. "He saw a green car driving ...

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  11. Talented recruits show off for Florida Gators in Friday Night Lights showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alligator Army

    ... descended on Gainesville, including a slew of elite 2017 defensive backs: Miami commit Christopher Henderson, Georgia commit Latavious Brini, Brad Stewart , New Hampshire safety Hamsah Nasirildeen, and athlete Tray Bishop, whom the Gators are said ...

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  12. Most coaches agree with pitch-count rules, say impact will be moderateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A case study of last season's GHSA Region 1-5A baseball teams indicates only a moderate impact on teams from new pitch-count regulations that will take effect in Alabama and Georgia in 2017. The National Federation of State High School Associations approved a rule change that will require all of its member state associations to develop rules governing pitch counts and overuse in baseball.

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  13. Police: 5-year-old Georgia girl abducted, sexually assaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    DeKalb police spokesman Maj. Stephen Fore says officers responded to a report Friday afternoon of a child wandering alone at the Value Mall in Stone Mountain.

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  14. Winder educator fired after theft arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... chair of the Adult Literacy Barrow board. Saunders, who retired from the school system in 2009 after 21 years, was Georgia Superintendent of the Year in 2008. He was hired as executive director of Adult Literacy Barrow in 2012. Sheriff's office ...

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  15. Every Power 5 Conference Team's Biggest Concern Heading into Fall CampRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... zahn in Auburn. Following a smashing debut in 2013 that saw the Tigers go 12-2 with miraculous last-minute wins over Georgia and Alabama, and push Florida State to the wire before falling in the BCS National Championship Game, AU regressed,

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  16. Congressional, state races head to runoff elections TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Georgians head back to the polls on Tuesday to settle a handful of elections forced to runoffs, including the congressional race for retiring Rep. Lynn Westmoreland's seat in west Georgia. State Sen. Mike Crane and former West Point mayor Drew Ferguson face off in that competitive race.

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  17. Candidates spend big in Congressional race -Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... and Crane had $164,629.41. The candidates are in a runoff to replace outgoing Congressman Lynn Westmoreland, and in Georgia's solidly Republican 3rd Congressional District, the winner of the runoff is likely to handily beat Democrat Angela Pendley ...

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  18. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    Georgians head back to the polls on Tuesday to settle primary runoff elections, including the GOP primary for retiring Rep. Lynn Westmoreland's seat in west Georgia. Several incumbent state lawmakers also face challengers.

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  19. Clayton Knows Talent When He Sees It: The Miss Cleo of College...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Down The Drive

    Clayton Trutor, better known as the Miss Cleo of College Football, tells us who this year's All-Americans will be, offers lodging advice in Georgia and discusses Danish Modern furniture. In the first of my series of 2016 college football previews , I pick my preseason All- American team.

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  20. Victim in deadly I-78 accident in Warren County identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Authorities have identified the victim in Friday's deadly crash on Interstate 78 in Warren County as a 49-year-old woman from Georgia. Sarah Azaktivuc, of McCaysville, Ga., was a passenger in a pickup truck that rolled several times after being struck by a merging vehicle in the eastbound lanes in Greenwich Township , New Jersey State Police said.

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