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3 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

Governor swears Lee into state council

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal swears Liberty County School System Superintendent Dr. Valya S. Lee into the State Council of the Military Interstate Children's Compact Commission during an Aug. 19 ceremony.

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6 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

Main Street Newnan recognized by Gov. Deal

From left: Billy Peppers, director for the Office of Downtown Development at the Georgia Department of Community Affairs; Courtney Collins, Newnan Main Street manager; Harris Tessler, Property Owner/Developer; Hasco Craver, Newnan Business Development director; and Tommy Lowmon, president of the Georgia Downtown Association.

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10 hrs ago | On Common Ground News

DeKalb commissioners defer District 5 appointment

With DeKalb County District 1 Commissioner Elaine Boyer's abrupt resignation this week, the remaining five members of the seven-member DeKalb Board of Commissioners have voted to defer a decision to appoint George Turner to fill the open District 5 seat.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Patch.com

Born at Walmart, 1 Dead in Double Stabbing, Labor Day Weekend Plans, Deal's Apology

During an exchange on immigration between a University of Georgia student and Gov. Nathan Deal he presumed the student was undocumented.

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Patch.com

Deal Apologizes for Assuming Student Was Ilegal Alien

Gov. Nathan Deal has drawn criticism for an incorrect presumption that a Hispanic student who was quizzing him at a University of Georgia forum on immigration was an undocumented immigrant.

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WebWire

TAG Joins Governor on Coding and Programming Curriculum - for Georgia Students

The Technology Association of Georgia , the state's leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia's technology industry, joined Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and other leaders in recommending that the State Board of Education amend state policy to allow computer programming courses to satisfy core requirements - ... (more)

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Times

Badge and Bar: Commissioner of DJJ appointed to state council

Department of Juvenile Justice Commissioner Avery D. Niles has been selected by Gov. Nathan Deal to be chairman of the Georgia State Council for Interstate Juvenile Supervision.

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Peach Pundit

Another Side of the Nydia Tisdale Story

I wrote a post this morning that illustrated how the same event could be interpreted in different ways, depending on who was telling the story.

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Statesboro Herald

Democrat Greg Hecht blasts Sam Olens on child protection, ethics

Greg Hecht, left, Democratic nominee for state attorney general, talks to Barbara Christmas Golden and her granddaughter Ally McCall, 11, during the Bulloch County Democratic Gala Saturday at the Russell Union Ballroom.

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WALB-TV Albany

Carter picks up support from Ga. teachers' group

One of the largest teachers' groups in Georgia has announced its support for Democrat Jason Carter, as he challenges Republican Gov. Nathan Deal in the fall.

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Daily Kos

Journalist Forcefully Removed from Georgia Republican Meeting

Governor Nathan Deal and First Lady Sandra Deal sat on the front row of a Republican Candidate meet and greet and watched as Dawson County Deputy Tony Wooten removed video journalist Nydia Tisdale from Burt's Pumpkin Farm.

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Patch.com

Cumming Mayor, City Fined for Open Records Act Violation

According to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Attorney General Sam Olens filed suit against the city in 2012 following the Cumming City Council's April 17 meeting of that year.

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Sandy Springs Neighbor

Lawmaker hopes next judge is active in community

A Paulding state legislator would prefer the county's next Superior Court judge to be both highly knowledgeable of the law and a "participating member of our community," he said last week.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

UGA Institute of Higher Education launches 50th anniversary celebration year

The University of Georgia Institute of Higher Education will launch its 50th Anniversary with a celebratory reception 4:30 p.m. today at Meigs Hall on UGA's North Campus.

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Athens Banner-Herald

UGA students press Governor Nathan Deal on immigration issue during campaign visit

Gov. Nathan Deal may have gotten more than he bargained for at a campaign event hosted by the University of Georgia College Republicans Tuesday.

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Athens Banner-Herald

UGA stages groundbreaking for new Science Learning Center

Gov. Nathan Deal praised the University of Georgia's new Science Learning Center for the role it will play in economic development.

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Business Journal

Reservoir projects land state loans

Three reservoir projects will receive $26 million in state low-interest loans from the Governor's Water Supply Program, the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority announced Tuesday.

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Daily Tribune News

Bartow receives CDBG to fund portion of Toyo project

As announced in a press release from Gov. Nathan Deal's office one week ago, Bartow County has received $395,200 in the form of a Community Development Block Grant.

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WCTV Tallahassee

Deal Looks to Allow Computing as Core Requirement

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is asking the State Board of Education to allow high school students to count computer programming courses toward fulfilling a core requirement for their diplomas.

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Peach Pundit

Carter Calls Out Deal Over Removal of Video Journalist

Gov. Nathan Deal refused to intervene, or even criticize the forcible removal of a video journalist from an open campaign event, even as the state's top law enforcement official condemned the move.

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