Georgia Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Film hits inside-the-park home runRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... of Baseball. In 1973, the film's hero, character actor Bing Russell, a veteran of the Carrollton Hornets in the Georgia-Alabama League, Bronx-cheered the baseball establishment and created his own team - the Portland Mavericks, who thrived for half ...

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  2. Re: Citizens Of Georgia Town Demand Phillip Tobin Be Booted From Force | News OneRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | NewsOne

    ... stories of bully tactics and physical atrocities that were brought on by Tobin. The residents also called upon the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and U.S. Attorney's Office to not only investigate the allegations against the allegedly rogue ...

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  3. Some Question Chemical Company Safety RecordRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WTVC

    ... plants hospitalized for decontamination. OSHA levelled $77,000 dollars in penalties against M-F-G Chemical. The Georgia Environmental Protection Division considered all but the 2012 event, minor. "MFG has had a number of releases," says Bert ...

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  4. Sheriff: Sex Offender Arrested with $50,000 in DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WTVC

    ... selling marijuana from that home. Thursday morning narcotics officers from the Whitfield County Sheriff's Office and Georgia Probation Officers went to the Maple Grove address and searched Saenz's living quarters. The sheriff said they recovered 11 ...

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  5. Shaw to Create 70 Jobs, Invest $17 Million in RinggoldRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WTVC

    Georgia Governor Nathan Deal announced today that Shaw Industries Group, Inc. will expand its reclamation and recycling program to include a new Evergreen facility in Ringgold, creating at least 70 new jobs and investing more than $17 million into the facility.

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  6. UGA's growing trend: Gardeners, farmers pick up organic tips on farm tourRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    More than 100 people toured the University of Georgia's organic research and demonstration farm on Thursday, where they could pick up free samples of watermelon, juice, and a fair amount of knowledge.

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  7. Rabid Fox Bites Fannin County ResidentRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WTVC

    A fox that has tested positive for rabies bit a resident of Morganton in Fannin County, Georgia Thursday morning.

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  8. Editorial: A healthy use for food stampsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... that lead to a better life. Just last month, federal prosecutors in Savannah indicted 54 people here and across Georgia in a $18 million ripoff scheme to defraud the taxpayer-supported food stamp program, which is designed to feed needy children. ...

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  9. Labor issues remain on both U.S.coastsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... were quickly ordered back on the job. In Savannah, independent truckers - who had rallied outside the gates of Georgia Ports Authority's Garden City Terminal in April - were back this week in a show of solidarity for their fellow drivers on the West ...

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  10. Obama names Tefft as new US ambassador to RussiaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... as the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine in Obama's first term. Immediately before that, Tefft was the U.S. ambassador to Georgia during the administration of George W. Bush. Tefft has been the deputy assistant secretary for European and Eurasian affairs ...

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  11. Phelps a bit miffed that he's not going fasterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... get a final tuneup before the two biggest events of the year when he competes in a special meet at the University of Georgia, going against Ryan Lochte and several of the world's top swimmers. Beginning Friday, Phelps will take part in three events ...

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  12. Wait is over for Troup all-starsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... state championship." The team will try to take the first step toward a state title when it plays the host team, West Georgia, on Saturday at 3 p.m. There are seven teams participating in the double-elimination tournament, and the last team standing ...

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  13. Johnson's record proves his worth as a candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

    ... proud to call himself a conservative, and I believe he will serve us well as our representative as congressman for Georgia's 1st District. In today's world, two of the greatest challenges facing our country are maintaining America's military ...

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  14. Former foe backs CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

    Dear Editor, As a former candidate for Congress this cycle in Georgia's First District and a former senior aide and advisor to incumbent Rep. Jack Kingston, I have a unique perspective on this year's important race to fill Kingston's seat.

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  15. Second Sunday benefit on St. Simons will benefit animal rescue as band plays to help disabled adultsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... make some money and tell their story." This Sunday, however, it's sort of a double benefit as Crickett Allen and the Georgia Heat Band will play to benefit a second charity. Allen started a nonprofit, Sunlight Academy, to benefit adults with mental ...

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  16. GA Governor Announces Shakeup of Child Welfare AgencyRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WTVC

    Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is overhauling Georgia's child welfare agency, replacing the current director who will now report directly to the governor.

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  17. First US Executions Since Botched Lethal InjectionRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WTVC

    By Jim Salter and Kate Brumback, Associated Press ST. LOUIS -- Georgia and Missouri have carried out the nation's first executions since a botched lethal injection in Oklahoma in April revived concerns about capital punishment.

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  18. Tidal Wave to host District MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Tifton Gazette

    ... Wave have been dominant again this year in the pool and have a chance to show it this weekend when they host the Georgia Recreation and Park Association ABC District III swim meet at the Baldwin Drive Aquatic Center. Dustin Bengston, who coaches the ...

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  19. Authorities investigate after boy dies at daycareRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... a loop of twine on a piece of playground equipment may have contributed to the boy's death. Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning has issued an order for intended emergency closure of the center. The owner has 48 ...

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  20. Groundbreaking for new Expo buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Tifton Gazette

    Members of South Georgia's agricultural community took part in a groundbreaking Thursday morning at the Sunbelt Expo in Moultrie.

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