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  1. Exhibit on Ga. poverty opening at ...Read the original story

    Friday | Cross Roads News

    ... at Wesley Chapel-William C. Brown Library, 2861 Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur, and on April 21 at 2 p.m. at the Clarkston Library, 951 N. Indian Creek Drive in Clarkston. April 20 - Wallet Wise Credit Workshop, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Stone Mountain-Sue ...

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  2. A Look Back From The CNews archivesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Oxford Leader

    "Students visit Clarkston Heritage Museum" Clarkston school children had their first look at the Clarkston Heritage Museum during several tours at the Independence Township Library. The tour included a show and tell about various museum artifacts and a short walk through the museum.

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  3. Clarkston Community Festival coming upRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Cross Roads News

    Sponsors, vendors, volunteers, and runners and walkers are needed for the Clarkston Community Festival and 5K Race on April 25 that benefits the Atlanta Area School for the Deaf. Interested parties can contact the Clarkston Festival Committee at clarkstonfestival@gmail.com or 404-717-2119.

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  4. Horrors of heroinRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Lake Orion Review

    Part One in a series about heroin and its impact on the community. Heroin use is on the rise, even right here in Clarkston.

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  5. Lots to learn with Japanese exchange studentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Oxford Leader

    It's better here than in New York City, according to several members of a group of 16 students from Japan during a week-long visit to Clarkston. The students spent a week in the area after touring the Big Apple, seeing the Statue of Liberty, attending a musical, and speaking to students in New York schools.

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  6. 3 DeKalb Non-Profits Awarded $7000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Patch.com

    ... organizations and Delta Community. A photo caption, plus more details, are below. A A $1,000 grant was awarded to Clarkston Community Center's Student Success Program , which provides comprehensive educational support to refugee families in the ...

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  7. Free financial seminar at GPTCRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Cross Roads News

    Information about home buying, credit, job preparation and educational opportunities will be available at a Financial Empowerment Seminar on April 8 at GPTC's DeKalb campus in Clarkston. The seminar is free to attend.

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  8. This Nonprofit CEO Drives A Taxi In His Spare Time And Donates Money To RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Switched

    ... House. Many refugees from Somalia, Iraq, Democratic Republic of Congo, Burma and Bhutan have found their home in Clarkston, Georgia, where SACC is located. The group's initial focus was on helping those from Somalia, but it has expanded to help any ...

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  9. The Indigo Girlsa Amy Ray Chats About Their Upcoming Philly ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Phillymag.com

    ... card for years. Most recently, they raised an extensive amount of money for the Fugees Academy , a school in Clarkston, Georgia, that helps child refugees from war-torn countries. "[The children have] literally run through the jungle to escape ...

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  10. A Look Back From The CNews archivesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Lake Orion Review

    The Oakland County Sheriff's Department Marine Division investigated many declining lakes in Oakland County and said Gulick's was severe - with depth two feet or less and 95 yards of muck to where water starts. "AP classes offer jump start to college" It pays to think ahead and many Clarkston High School students were among many in the nation thinking ahead by taking Advanced Placement classes.

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  11. Engineer-Turned Cabbie Helps New Refugees Find Their WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KWBU-TV Waco

    After a long day at the Somali American Community Center he founded in Clarkston, Ga., and then at an after-school program, Omar Shekhey drives a taxi to earn extra money. Often he gives his earnings to refugees to help them with expenses.

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  12. Dakota boys hoops coach looks back on season after regional final runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | C & G Newspapers

    ... program to its seventh district title - all since 2002. The team's season this year would end in a 63-58 loss to Clarkston High in a Class A regional final March 18 at Troy High. Dakota was looking for its first regional title. "I was proud of (the ...

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  13. Police investigate deadly shooting in Clarkston apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTVM

    ... oad. When they arrived, they found the man dead. He had been shot several times in the head and face, according to Clarkston Police Chief Christine Hudson.

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  14. Grad's New York debut, March 25Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Oxford Leader

    Jim Territo is preparing for next Wednesday as he makes his New York debut as Bryan Campione and Jacob Langfeld present "New Standards: Songs for the Stage by Jim Territo." "It's very exciting," Territo said about the showcase which features an array of work from the 1997 Clarkston High School graduate.

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  15. Practice gets Clarkston kids to Carnegie HallRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Oxford Leader

    The Clarkston High School Symphonic Wind Ensemble performed in New York City this week. Photo provided Clarkston High School music students were in the Big Apple this week, performing with musicians from across the county.

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  16. Wine a while with 100 Black WomenRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Cross Roads News

    ... at the door. The April 11 event begins at 7 p.m. at the Georgia Piedmont Technical College Conference Center in Clarkston. It features food catered by Tastee Pleasures, live entertainment with jazz and R&B keyboardist Graham Jackson Jr. and DJ Daddy ...

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  17. America by the Numbers with Maria HinojosaRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... information about population, health, education, quality of life and consumer trends. This episode visits Clarkston, Georgia, home to over 40 different nationalities, to document its November 2013 city council and mayoral election - in which three ...

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  18. America by the Numbers with Maria HinojosaRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... information about population, health, education, quality of life and consumer trends. This episode visits Clarkston, Georgia, home to over 40 different nationalities, to document its November 2013 city council and mayoral election - in which three ...

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  19. Peach State Opera presents "The Elixir of Love"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    Peach State Opera's production of Donizetti's "Elixir of Love" is this Sunday, March 1 at 3:00 p.m. in the Cole Auditorium of Georgia Perimeter College located at 555 N. Indian Creek Dr., Clarkston, GA 30021) performed in English. There will be a pre-opera talk by Carter Joseph ,who does the opera talks for The Atlanta Opera, at 2:00 p.m. Ticket prices are $22 adult, $20 senior , $10 students , $5 Georgia Perimeter College students, staff and faculty.

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  20. Fort Hood soldier who fatally shot wife, 3 others met her in Upstate NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    A Fort Hood soldier who fatally shot two neighbors before killing his wife and himself met his spouse while he was stationed at Fort Drum in Watertown. Fort Hood officials issued a statement Tuesday saying Atase Giffa was from Clarkston, Georgia, and enlisted in 2009 as an automated logistics specialist.

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