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Atlanta, Georgia is located in Fulton County. Zip codes in Atlanta, GA include 30363, 30327, and 30347. The median home price in Atlanta is $218,000 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More Atlanta information.

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1 hr ago | Business Journal

City of Atlanta planning commissioner Shelby steps down

In 2008, Shelby was appointed to the position by then Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin to oversee the bureaus of buildings, code compliance and housing, and planning, a staff of more than 200 employees.


4 hrs ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

Another American Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in West Africa

Another American doctor working for the missionary group SIM has tested positive for Ebola in Liberia.


7 hrs ago |

Teen walking on Atlanta street shot to death after telling female friend to run

Atlanta police are investigating the murder of a 19-year-old who was shot multiple times by a group of men who confronted him as he was walking with a female companion, officials said.


11 hrs ago | Business Journal

Buckhead's Blue Heron Nature Preserve to grow

The Blue Heron Nature Preserve in North Buckhead will add four acres. The expansion will allow the 30-acre site to connect to Sarah Smith Elementary School, and enable construction of a continuous PATH trail from the Preserve's properties to other trails in the area, reports


Mon Sep 01, 2014

Erie Times News

Erie unit had major role in pivotal Civil War campaign

By September 1864, troops in Erie's 111th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Union Army regiment had been truly battle-tested in the Civil War, having fought at Antietam, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Chattanooga.


Alabama Live

Recapping coverage from Alabama's 33-23 win over West Virginia

No. 2 Alabama opened up the season with a 33-23 win over West Virginia at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Saturday.


The Heard Citizen

Mrs. Lela Ridley Person

Mrs. Lela Ridley Person, born in Heard County, Georgia on April 10, 1912, was the daughter of Andrew Byrd and Mattie Jones Ridley.


News Max

Report: Ice Cap Growing Though Gore Said It Would Be Gone

Despite Al Gore's prediction seven years ago that the polar ice cap would be completely melted by now, it is actually larger than it was in 2012, Mail Online reports .

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Stars and Stripes

The burning of Atlanta, seared into America's memory

There were fears in late 1939 that Pittsburgh-born David O. Selznick's much anticipated film "Gone With the Wind" might not be shown in the producer's hometown.


Sun Aug 31, 2014

Girl, 8, shot after gunfire erupted at neighborhood cookout in southwest Atlanta

Atlanta police are investigating the shooting of a 8-year-old girl during a neighborhood cookout at an apartment complex in southwest Atlanta.



Athens officer shot while responding to domestic dispute

An officer was shot while responding to a domestic disturbance at an Athens' apartment midday Sunday.



Man, girlfriend found shot in Atlanta

Police say a couple was abducted from a DeKalb County home and later found shot in Atlanta.


Star Tribune

Arrested: dad in father-son duo charged in bloody stickup of Roseville pawnshop

The older member of a father-and-son duo has been nabbed in the bloody robbery of a Roseville pawnshop that netted the perpetrators roughly $200,000 in jewels.


Medical News Today

Gang involvement associated with high-risk health behaviors for girls

Being involved in a gang poses considerable health-related risks for adolescent African American girls, including more casual sex partners and substance abuse combined with less testing for HIV and less knowledge about preventing sexually transmitted diseases , according to a new study.


Sat Aug 30, 2014

Atlanta Police Searching for Missing 10-Year-Old

Police are searching for a 10-year-old girl who went missing from Atlanta and who may not be familiar with her surroundings, 11 Alive News reports.


The Orlando Sentinel

Eustis-based aid group thrilled former missionary survives Ebola

SIM missionary Nancy Writebol poses for a photo in an undisclosed location in this August 20, 2014 handout provided by SIM USA August 21, 2014.


Thomaston Times

This is the way it is supposed to be

I just got off the phone with my daughter. I listened while she shared the joys and challenges that young mothers go through.


'RHOA' star Phaedra Parks plans to divorce Apollo Nida

'Real Housewives of Atlanta' cast member Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida attend Cirque du Soleil TOTEM Premiere at Atlantic Station on October 26, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.


Times of Oman

Pollution, smoking, obesity and accidents kill 4.7m Chinese a year

A man wearing a mask is seen on a street in Beijing in this May 2, 2013 file photograph.



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