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1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

Georgia football player facing assault charge

University of Georgia Police Chief Jimmy Williamson said defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor was arrested early Tuesday after a confrontation at McWhorter Hall on the campus.


Related Topix: Georgia

3 hrs ago | Business Journal

Former UGA employee, grad student charged with stealing hundreds of books for resale

A former University of Georgia employee and a student are charged with stealing hundreds of textbooks in separate cases that police say shine light on a thriving textbook black market, reports Athens Banner-Herald.


4 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Uga DL Taylor arrested for aggravated assault

Taylor was booked into the Clarke County Jail at 6:08 a.m., according to the jail's online booking report.


Related Topix: Millen, GA, Jenkins County, GA

6 hrs ago | Hypebot

How Some Managers and Agents Benefit From Piracy and Low-Paying Streaming Music

Seems like every six months or so I have friends forward me an article or interview with a manager or agent extolling the virtues of streaming Usually this comes with some note that reads something like this "Agent/Manager X thinks streaming/piracy is a good thing, Why don't you?" I am always perplexed by this.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Band, The Grateful Dead

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WJA Awards $16K in Scholarships to Eight Students

The Women's Jewelry Association awarded $16,000 in scholarships for the 2014 to 2015 school year to eight students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs for jewelry and metalsmithing.


Related Topix: Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Kansas


K.C. Allan: Savannah's tree canopy 'celebrities'

After discovering fire and encircling his new flame in a tidy ring of stone, man has been wrangling wild landscapes into idealized form ever since.


Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, Isle of Hope, GA, Agriculture, Science

Football Recruit Investigated for UGA Dorm Burglary

The University of Georgia Police are investigating a dormitory burglary over the weekend that reportedly involved a football prospect.


Related Topix: Athens, GA, Clarke County, GA

Athens Banner-Herald

Low turnout expected in Georgia primary runoffs

Tuesday's primary runoff elections are the last chance for voters to decide which candidates will represent their parties in November, and a low number of early votes indicates every vote will count.


Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia

Effingham Herald

Why Johnny can't go to college

In less than a month, students will be reporting for fall semester classes at the public colleges that make up the state's university system.


Related Topix: Georgia Tech

The Coastal Courier

Johnson deserves district seat

Editor, Lately your newspaper has printed several letters stating that Buddy Carter is just like Jack Kingston.


Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA


Developing Turfgrasses for Tomorrow

Dr. Brian Schwartz is a man ahead of his time - as most plant breeders are. The results of the projects he is working on today with his staff at UGA-Tifton won't be seen until at least a decade from now.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Agriculture, Science, Illinois, University of Florida

Super Chevy Magazine

1995 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe - Blackout

When the C4 Corvette debuted for 1984, it was a fresh take on a well-established brand.


Related Topix: Coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, Hatchback, Convertible, Chevrolet, Saturn, Cleveland, TN

101.5 The River

Parents Have to Eat Too

If you are the parent of a child under the age of two, you understand all too well how hard it is to get in a bite of your own! Mary Beth Zolik has been part of morning radio in Toledo for over 25 years.


Related Topix: Dogs, Pets, Macon, GA, Bibb County, GA


magazine: Chris Kennedy

Chris Kennedy, a falconer at Sea Island's Broadfield sporting club, leads hunts with Doyle, a 14-year-old male Harris hawk.


Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA

Govt starts discourse on civil service in federal set-up

The Office of Prime Ministers and Council of Ministers has started a discourse at the bureaucratic level on functioning of the central and provincial governmental bodies in the proposed federal set-up of the country.


Sun Jul 20, 2014

Five questions with Mike Howard, artist

After the Marine Corps, I attended the University of Georgia and was then accepted to The Whitney Museum Independent Program in New York City.


Related Topix: Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, us Travel, Travel

Home remedies tout hot drinks made from ginger and turmeric

Folkloric home remedies said to have health benefits is ginger tea to which a pinch of turmeric has been added.


Related Topix: Supplement, Ginger, Turmeric, Recipes, Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Kinesiology

Schools Matter

In Response to Bill Wraga's Review of The Mismeasure of Education

University of Georgia professor, Bill Wraga, offered a review of The Mismeasure of Education in the UGA-based Journal of Language and Literacy Education .


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education

The Times

Lanier Tech reorganization to help make programs consistent

Lanier Technical College has appointed its first dean of Allied Health as part of a reorganization designed to make instruction across its five campuses more consistent.


Sat Jul 19, 2014



Duties: Walton will provide overall leadership for various units of student affairs to integrate academic and student development programs and activities.


Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Chatham County, GA