Georgia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The New Documentarians 'Feed The Hungry'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Connect Savannah

    Kareem McMichael and Will Martin produced a film about local non-profit Feed the Hungry as their final project. LAST FALL, when Will Martin and Kareem McMichael were enrolled in the Georgia Film Academy at Savannah Technical College, they needed to find a film set to work on in order to fulfill the internship portion of the program.

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  2. Gino Fanelli @The WormholeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Connect Savannah

    WESTERN swing! New Orleans jazz! Rockabilly! For Detroit-based musician Gino Fanelli, those eclectic stylings become one with his unique musical melting pot. The guitar virtuoso relocated to Lookout Mountain, Georgia in 2015, ready to start fresh, and has made a name for himself in the region.

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  3. Controversial self-storage facility comes before City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Connect Savannah

    ... ludicrous." A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for ten years. The University of Georgia graduate is also a travel writer, authoring regional guides in the Moon handbook series... A native Savannahian, Jim has been ...

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  4. Inside the ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    One year ago, WTOC brought you an unprecedented look inside Georgia's law enforcement training academy focusing on the massive effort of Savannah's police chief to recruit, train and outfit hundreds of brand new officers. They were filling ranks that through political neglect had sat vacant for years.

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  5. U.S. Senate confirms Perdue as secretary of agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | World-Grain

    ... year. Perdue also had served as a member of NGFA's Country Elevator Committee in the early 1980s. He won election as Georgia's governor in 2003 and was reelected to a second term in 2006 with 58% of the vote. "We look forward to working with ...

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  6. Ehrhart discusses campus rape bill during meeting with DeVosRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | University Business

    Georgia State Rep. Earl Ehrhart, R-Powder Springs, is hoping his new connection in Washington, D.C., will help his proposed legislation regarding campus rape next year.

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  7. Hall Sheriff's Office assists in 23-arrest operation targeting online predatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    ... who communicate with children online and then travel to meet them for the purpose of having sex," according to a Georgia Bureau of Investigation news release. Gwinnett County detective David Smith said professional "chatters" posing as 13- and ...

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  8. Eleanor JacksonRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | MainStreetNews.com

    Eleanor Potts Jackson, 90, died Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Jackson was born in Commerce, the daughter of the late Frank and Lula Churchwell Potts.

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  9. David CantrellRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | MainStreetNews.com

    ... neral home. Flowers are optional. Memorials may be made to the Gideons International, 225 Northview Drive, Commerce, Georgia 30529, or www.2.gideons.org/ Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.

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  10. Atlanta street to close for 24 hours as overpass is rebuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... of Atlanta will close for 24 hours as part of a massive project to rebuild a nearby Interstate 85 overpass. The Georgia Department of Transportation says busy Piedmont Road will be closed from 9 a.m. Tuesday to 9 a.m. Wednesday so that beams for a ...

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  11. Marion County Commission Meeting RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    ... , be sure to watch for local meetings Saturday mornings on KWN-TV at Charter channel 195 in Marion County, Northwest Georgia, and Northeast Alabama.

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  12. Georgia native coming to the RiverCenter to star in a Mamma Mia!aRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Harris Smith plays the role of Sky. Sky is the fiance to Sophie, the musical's female ingenue. Smith is a native of Georgia, and has been with the tour for two years. He recently sat down with arts reporter Carrie Beth Wallace to discuss his ...

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  13. South Dakota US Senators Praise Perdue As Ag SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    South Dakota's U.S. senators are praising the Senate's confirmation of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary. Perdue has assured nervous farm-state senators that he'll advocate for rural America, even as President Donald Trump's administration has proposed deep cuts to some farm programs.

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  14. Deputy wrangles feisty alligator in central GeorgiaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Telegraph reports that Bibb County Sheriff's deputy Clay Williams and Animal Welfare officer Bruce Rozier were dispatched to round up the 4-foot alligator Monday morning in Macon. Footage from the deputy's body camera shows Williams straddling the reptile and holding its jaws shut as Rozier tapes its snout.

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  15. Long County salutes champion All-StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    The Long County Board of Commissioners recognized the Long County 14 and under All-Star basketball team Friday for winning the Georgia Recreation Parks Association district and state championship. Players, who attended the ceremony included Justin Thomas, Anthony Jones, Sam Turner, Ethan Williams, Adison Russell, Chandler Howard, Eben Thomas, Cameron Johnson, and Tostados Pouncy.

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  16. Senator Thune Says SD Farmers Will Be Well-Served By New Ag SecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    South Dakota Senator John Thune says the farmers and ranchers in South Dakota will be well-served by Sonny Perdue as secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In a press release, Thune notes the former Georgia governor's experience as a farmer, successful agribusinessman, and long-time public servant.

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  17. American Soybean Association Welcomes Sonny Perdue as Secretary of AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Milling Journal

    April 25, 2017 - The American Soybean Association on Monday congratulated former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue on his confirmation as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the Trump Administration by the U.S. Senate. ASA President and Illinois soybean farmer Ron Moore said, "The USDA plays the most crucial of government functions for farmers across the country, and we are glad that Secretary Perdue is finally on board.

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  18. The State Department Seemed to Promote Trump's Mar-a-LagoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Teen Vogue

    ... supply of one of the drugs in its lethal injection cocktail expires at the end of the month; The Senate confirmed ex-Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as the new agriculture secretary on Monday, after the Senate voted 87 to 11 to confirm him as secretary of ...

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  19. Sonny Perdue is confirmed to lead Department of AgricultureFormer...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    ... Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. Senior Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer of New York and Dick Durbin of Illinois voted "yes." Georgia U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson also voted in favor of Perdue's nomination, saying the governor's "experience and leadership in ...

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  20. Sherly LathanRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | MainStreetNews.com

    ... served in the United States Air Force where she met her husband of 51 years. She was retired from the University of Georgia. Mrs. Lathan was preceded in death by a baby daughter, Sherly Elizabeth; brother, Billy Ray Culpepper; and sister, Evelyn ...

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