Georgia Newswire (Page 13)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Georgia. (Page 13)

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  1. 6,000 mile motorcycle run to honor first responders, military arrives in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A motorcycle riding duo is traveling across the Southeast to honor first responders and military members, and on Sunday evening, they made it to Savannah. Woody West, a military vet, and his riding partner Terry Werderitz, kicked off their "Remember Rally" trip from Wisconsin on July 15. During the journey across the United States, they'll visit 19 states, including Texas, Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina.

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  2. Georgia appeals court says 'upskirting' not against the law - Mon, 25 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    A man admitted he surreptitiously took cellphone video up a woman's skirt while she shopped at a grocery store, but a Georgia court said he didn't break the law. ATLANTA - A man admitted he surreptitiously took cellphone video up a woman's skirt while she shopped at a grocery store, but a Georgia court said he didn't break the law.

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  3. 'Upskirting' Doesn't Break the Law, Georgia Appeals Court FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Time

    A man admitted he surreptitiously took cellphone video up a woman's skirt while she shopped at a grocery store, but a Georgia court said he didn't break the law. A divided Georgia Court of Appeals this month tossed out the conviction of former grocery store employee Brandon Lee Gary, who recorded videos up a woman's skirt - known as "upskirting" - while she shopped.

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  4. Total cargo passing through Savannah, Brunswick ports drops after record-setting 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Total cargo moving through Georgia's seaports dipped over the past 12 months after volumes reached record-smashing levels in fiscal 2015, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Monday. The ports in Savannah and Brunswick handled a combined 30.8 million tons of imports and exports in the 2016 fiscal year that ended June 30. That's down 2.7 percent from the previous year.

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  5. Extreme drought hurting farmers in Chattanooga regionRead the original story

    Monday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Scattered showers over the last few weeks have not eased extreme drought hurting farmers in and around the Chattanooga area. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports the latest U.S. Drought Monitor map shows extreme drought conditions in about half of Hamilton, Marion and Franklin counties as well as nearby counties in northwest Georgia and northeast Alabama.

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  6. Marietta High School has two reasons to celebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MDJonline.com

    ... and Charles Pettett. Big congratulations to Tim Brown, assistant principal at Marietta High School. On July 13, the Georgia Association of Career Technical Vocational Educators named Brown Outstanding Administrator of the Year for Georgia. He will ...

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  7. Evidence suggests migratory birds are not a reservoir for highly pathogenic flu virusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    ... Mississippi flyway and along the U.S. Atlantic coast by David Stallknecht and Rebecca Poulson of The University of Georgia and Richard Slemons, Andrew Bowman and Jacqueline Nolting from the The Ohio State University in conjunction with Scott Krauss ...

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  8. ROADSHOW for the week beginning July 24, 2016Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Pioneer News

    ... and on weekends from 9:00 p.m. on Friday until 5:00 a.m. on Monday. Interstate 64 East: The exit ramp to I-264 East (Georgia Powers Expressway) is closed due to bridge replacement (mile point 0.16). This ramp (Exit 1) is closed until October 1, ...

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  9. Hollywood: Help Wanted in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WTVM

    As Savannah's Hollywood workload grows, the Savannah Area Film Office now battles one last frontier: developing its homegrown production workforce. We did some digging to see how Georgia is trying to nurture those seeds in this special report: Hollywood: Help Wanted! "The first 25 years of our office, we did $2.5 billion.

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  10. Senator Johnny Isakson talks presidential election, upcoming Senate re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | WTVM

    U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson stopped in Augusta Monday at the Textron facility. The Senator received an endorsement from the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.

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  11. Albany native among three arrested for terror plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | WTVM

    ... States to join the lslamic State soon, 'to play soccer.' He planned to put his personal belongings in storage in Georgia, from a unit in West Palm Beach, in a U-Haul truck. In late May, Hubbard put his property into a Budget Rental truck, bound for ...

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  12. Worker falls from cell tower, hangs from safety harnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | WTVM

    After emails leaked showing a possible bias against Bernie Sanders, do you think Hillary Clinton was favored to be the Democratic presidential nominee? Wasserman Schultz to step down as DNC chair in wake of leaked emails Summer break is almost over for many kids in Georgia, which means its time for parents to registers kids for school. In many school districts, teachers and students will be heading back to school in August.

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  13. Voters to cast ballots in District 5 Commission runoff TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | SavannahNow

    ... County's 5th District includes citizens of unincorporated Chatham County and of the city of Savannah. The Coastal Georgia Indicators Coalition reports that some 33,858 people live in Chatham County's 5th District - an elongated area bordered mainly ...

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  14. Events: LIVE from the Democratic ConventionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | St. Cloud Times

    ... He grew up near Atlanta and has undergraduate and graduate degrees in political science from the University of Georgia and later earned a master's degree in journalism from American University in Washington. He worked as the online politics editor ...

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  15. "Upskirting" is legal, Georgia appeals court saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    A man admitted he surreptitiously took cellphone video up a woman's skirt while she shopped at a grocery store, but a Georgia court said he didn't break the law. A divided Georgia Court of Appeals this month tossed out the conviction of former grocery store employee Brandon Lee Gary, who recorded videos up a woman's skirt - known as "upskirting" - while she shopped.

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  16. Cops: Georgia man had stolen gun in Pennsylvania theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MDJonline.com

    A Georgia man is jailed on charges he brought a stolen gun and ammunition into a western Pennsylvania movie theater.

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  17. North Marietta Neighborhood Community Garden receives grant, certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MDJonline.com

    North Marietta Neighborhood Community Garden Co-Chair Kathy Schimler and Jo-Evelyn Morris work to educate with a hands on approach, working with Daisy Girls Scouts Olivia and Caroline Pierson and their older sister Elizabeth, about how pollination works as part of the Monarchs Across Georgia 's Pollinator Habitat Certification Program initiated ... (more)

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  18. Tray Bishop to Auburn: Tigers Land 4-Star Athlete ProspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    ... is the No. 3 athlete and the No. 148 player overall in the 2017 recruiting class. He's also the 18th-best player in Georgia. The scholarship offers have been pouring in for Bishop, with seven SEC schools and a variety of other major programs taking ...

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  19. General Assembly passes stricter background checks for teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Gaston Gazette

    ... was highlighted by a story of a teacher working in Charlotte whose teaching license was previously revoked in Georgia after he allegedly exchanged sexual text messages with a high school student and being accused of assaulting two other students. ...

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  20. Underneath a womana s skirt is not a private place, court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bellingham Herald

    A court ruled that a man filming up a woman's skirt in a grocery store did not violate the law The Georgia Court of Appeals ruled that language in the state's Invasion of Privacy Act is murky and the phrase "private place" is ill-defined. Based on the most strict interpretation of the words, the court ruled that it can only apply to a physical space, such as a room or building, and not to a region on the body, such as up a woman's skirt.

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