Georgia Newswire (Page 7)

Georgia Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Georgia. (Page 7)

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  1. Ook! Ook! Louisiana lab: 220 chimps to Georgia sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    ... all 220 chimpanzees at its research lab in New Iberia will be moving to a new sanctuary based in the small north Georgia city of Blue Ridge. A joint announcement Tuesday by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Project Chimps says the great ...


  2. Aiken man killed in Old Waynesboro Rd. accident, driver charged with vehicular homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... the rollover. He was taken to an Augusta hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. His body has been sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation lab in Atlanta for autopsy. An investigation by the Sheriff's Office found that Nicholson was at ...


  3. Will your child's final exam scores count?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Officials with the Georgia Department of Education will meet Thursday to vote on whether students in the 3rd, 5th and 8th grades will be exempt from the Georgia Milestone Test. CBS46 has learned the Georgia Milestone Test is one of the first steps in determining whether students in those grades will proceed to the next grade, but the DOE said it is not the only benchmark.


  4. 5 Things We Learned at Steven Tyler's 'Out On a Limb' ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... playing the first two singles from his forthcoming solo record the windblown "If Love Is Your Name" and the Florida Georgia Line-esque "Red, White and You" Tyler played a new ballad, "Only Heaven," which recalled the grandiose posturing of "Beyond ...


  5. CCRPI results mixed in regionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    It's months late and possibly of little value now, but the Georgia Department of Education has finally released the Career Ready Performance Index for the 2014-2015 school year. The index replaced the old AYP system in 2012 and is the state's main accountability measurement of local schools.


  6. Solarize Athens ends, 18 solar energy systems installed with more to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    More than 700 people in the Athens area signed up for an evaluation of their homes or businesses as potential sites for solar energy installations under the Solarize Athens bulk-purchasing program, according to Environment Georgia, one of the program's sponsors. Solarize Athens is the result of work begun some months ago by Environment Georgia along with Georgia Interfaith Power & Light, the Georgia Climate Change Coalition and Solar CrowdSource.


  7. Lindenwood by Expo HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    ... central location offers quick access to Rt. 316 making an easy commute to Gwinnett Medical Center, I-85, Georgia Gwinnett College, Mall of Georgia, Athens and much more. Many attractions such as Lake Lanier Islands, Gwinnett Braves Stadium, Chateau ...


  8. 3-D Archery Tournament SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    More than 150 student archers from 13 Georgia elementary, middle and high schools recently participated in the second annual 2016 National Archery in the Schools International Bowhunters Organization Georgia 3D Challenge in Dublin, Georgia, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Participation in this tournament doubled from the previous year with registration filling within two hours of opening.


  9. Share This on Google+Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Hotel Online

    ... (TTI)... ATLANA, GA The Asian American Hotel Owners Association applauded the signing into law today the Protecting Georgia Small Businesses Act by Gov. Nathan... NEW YORK, NY- May 3, 2016 Olshan Properties, one of the country's leading private ...


  10. Where all the misfit toys belongRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Connect Savannah

    It's an equal opportunity universe when the RetroMega Comic Con takes over the Coastal Georgia Center Saturday, May 7. Now in its third year, this glorious galaxy of geek casts a wide net: Collectors of all ages and eras can find treasures at over 50 vendors, from the Golden Age of Superman to the latest Fullmetal Alchemist. Gamers can bounce between jousting at the vintage video game museum and tabletop dice rolls, and cosplay enthusiasts show off their diehard devotion to their favorite characters.


  11. Chilton claims first Spring Nationals victory at PonderosaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... races on May 27-29 with a Peach State triple header. On May 27, the tour will race at Boyd's Speedway in Ringgold, Georgia, before rolling into Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Georgia on Saturday, May 28. The final Spring Nationals Series points event ...


  12. Meet Mike Key, candidate for Catoosa County tax commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Walker County Messenger

    ... Assessors (currently as vice chairman). Key says he has attended many training sessions and classes conducted by the Georgia Department of Revenue and the University of Georgia in conjunction with the department of revenue. Key is also a member of ...


  13. a Sleepy Hollow,a a Secrets and Liesa receive millions in tax breaks Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Topsail Advertiser

    ... spending and earned back $14.5 million in tax credits. Following its second season, "Hollow" moved production to Georgia in response to the N.C. General Assembly's decision to kill the incentive program in favor of a $10 million grant program. The ...


  14. Martha Ruth FincherRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... with Brother Joey Rainwater officiating. Interment will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens. The newest issue of West Georgia Living is here! Look for it in Sunday's copy of the Times-Georgian or Douglas County Sentinel, and at various venues around ...


  15. The Latest: Student still critical after crash killed 4Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    The Latest on the crash that killed four University of Georgia students and injured two other people : A sheriff says he met with a University of Georgia student who survived a crash that killed four of her friends, and that she remains in critical condition. Oconee County Sheriff Scott Berry said on his department's official Facebook page that he met with Agnes Kim's family Monday night at Athens Regional Medical Center.


  16. Colts waive former draft pick, add 21 undrafted rookiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... MeKale McKay, Grambling's Chester Rogers and Iowa's Tevaun Smith. Indy also signed defensive ends Sterling Bailey of Georgia and Delvon Simmons of Southern California; offensive linemen Isiah Cage of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Davante Harris of ...


  17. Community of the Isle of Colonsay makes final appeal for A 3,000 to...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Pressat

    Residents of the remote Isle of Colonsay are making a final bid to secure the belfry of their Georgian church. Residents of the remote Isle of Colonsay are making a final bid to secure the belfry of their Georgian church.


  18. Providence Bank marks 10th anniversaryRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Revue & News

    ... both in Milledgeville. Serff came up through the ranks, starting his career at Citizens & Southern National Bank, a Georgia bank that pioneered multibranch banking in Georgia. He took on additional responsibilities as C&S evolved into NationsBank, ...


  19. Georgia Department of Labor holds job fair for veterans todayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... Columbia County Sheriff's Office, Unisys, Bankers Life, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, and many more. The Georgia Department of Labor Augusta Career Center and Fort Gordon's Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program are sponsoring the event.


  20. The Unsolved DeFoor Family Murder of 1879Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Switched

    At 6 o'clock in the morning on July 26, 1879, Martin Walker passed his grandparents' homestead outside Atlanta and noticed that they had not roused from their slumber at their usual hour. When the young man went inside to investigate, he stumbled upon one of the most gruesome--and mysterious--murders in Georgia history.