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  1. Late surge dooms BulldoggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Barrow County News

    Bulldogg Drezdin Williams looks to pass the ball while Deshawn Roumo and Di'Jon Singleton defend for Clarkston. Winder-Barrow had a lead in the final ten seconds or so of Monday's game, and they nearly made a final comeback despite the towering odds against them, but the Clarkston Angoras held on for a 49-48 finish to cap off the Winder-Barrow Thanksgiving Tipoff Tournament.

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  2. World AIDS Day screenings, other activities setRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | On Common Ground News

    ... Day by providing Rapid HIV screenings at three DeKalb County library branches: Monday, Dec. 1: 3:30-7:30 p.m., Clarkston Library, 951 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston. 404-508-7175. Monday, Dec. 8: 3:30-7:30 p.m., Tucker-Reid H. Cofer Library, 5234 ...

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  3. DeKalb students collect 52 tons of recyclables ...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Cross Roads News

    Livsey Elementary and Clarkston High were among the top five schools that collected the most recyclables in October. The top schools received checks and field trip vouchers at a Nov. 12 rally.

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  4. Early voting for District 1 Board of Commissioners special runoff begins Nov. 17Read the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | On Common Ground News

    GPTC Financial Aid Assistant Vice President Lakisha Sanders sings "The Star Spangled BAnner" at the 2014 GPTC Veteran Appreciation Luncheon on Nov.11 in Clarkston. Rockdale County Post II candidate Doreen Williams talked to On Common Ground News about the joys of canvassing and campaigning in the county.

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  5. Fire set to suburban Detroit football fieldRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Toledo Blade

    Authorities are working to identify whoever set fire to portions of a synthetic football field at a suburban Detroit high school. The Oakland County Sheriff's arson unit went to the Clarkston High School field Tuesday to investigate, the Oakland Press of Pontiac reported. 1 comment

  6. In welcoming immigrants, congregations see futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... pastor whose smile is an almost permanent fixture of her countenance, arrived at the United Methodist Church in Clarkston, Georgia, a little over a year ago to discover a challenge. Membership rolls stood at 200 for the church, but only 60 people ...

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  7. Clarkston man arrested for rape, murder of elderly womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Bisir Bilal Muhammad, 53, was arrested at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday on charges of first degree rape and first degree murder for the killing of Lewiston resident Ina Richardson. Richardson, 69, was found near a park near Clarkston High School early last Friday morning.

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  8. Georgia Perimeter College plants 650 flags to salute veteransRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | On Common Ground News

    Hundreds of American flags were displayed at the entrance of Georgia Perimeter College's Clarkston campus today. The 650 flags were part of the Veterans Day celebration honoring student veterans enrolled at GPC and veterans in general locally.

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  9. 69-year-old woman killed in ClarkstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police in Clarkston are warning residents to be cautions walking after dark as they have made no arrests in the slaying of a 69-year-old woman whose body was found near a park. An autopsy conducted Monday in Spokane determined the death of Ina Clare Richardson was a homicide.

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  10. Police investigating homicide of Lewiston woman - Tue, 11 Nov 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Clarkston police are investigating a homicide and warning residents to be cautious when walking, especially after dark.

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  11. America by the Numbers with Maria HinojosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | KQED

    ... As we search for answers, we also visit the programs that are working to reverse these dramatic disparities. Clarkston, Georgia, one of America's most diverse square miles, was designated as a refugee resettlement site in the 1980s and is now home ...

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  12. Clarkston to grow with annexationsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | Cross Roads News

    Clarkston voters overwhelmingly approved their city's annexation of Area 2 - properties in ZIP code 30021 - with 72 percent of the vote, but in Doraville, 62.9 percent of the voters said no to approving the act that allows the city to annex "certain land into the city." The Clarkston annexation of the area between Montreal Road and U.S. Highway 78 and Ponce de Leon Avenue and Idlewood Road was a rerun of the annexation referendum that ended up in a tie vote in the May 20 election.

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  13. Residents pack DeKalb's Neighborhoods' Summit for free information, ideasRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | On Common Ground News

    ... like how the flow of everything went. There were lots of people greeting you and and offering information," said Clarkston resident Kim Audit. "This event brings together residents from across DeKalb to get connected, meet with community leaders, ...

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  14. Mary PriceRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Herald-Citizen

    ... mother to six: Richard Lee Jackson (Atlanta, Ga.), Pamela Kay Edwards (Huntsville, Ala.), Bobbie Jean Demonbreun (Clarkston, Ga.), Joe Gordon Price (Nashville), Donald Ray Price (Atlanta, Ga.), and Charles Randall Price (Atlanta, Ga.). While here ...

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  15. MLive readers agree with local sports reporters' state champion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | MLive.com

    ... readers had their own opinions. MLive's readers disagree as the Lapeer Lightning won the poll with 14 votes. Clarkston finished with 10 votes, while the "other" option, finished with six votes. Clarkston (10-0) and Lapeer (10-0) will square off in a ...

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  16. Politics of the New SouthRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | KLRN-TV San Antonio

    In this half-hour program, America By The Numbers anchor Maria Hinojosa returns to Clarkston to chronicle the stories of former refugees, many from war-torn countries, who are exercising voting rights and actively engaging in democracy as political candidates and election workers for the first time.

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  17. Program for micro-entrepreneursRead the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | Cross Roads News

    The Start:Micro-Entrepreneur Accelerator Program is recruiting micro-entrepreneurs in the Clarkston and East Lake communities for a free program offering training, mentorship and financial support. Information sessions will begin Nov. 3, and the deadline to apply is Nov. 19 for Clarkston and Dec. 1 for the East Lake program.

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  18. Cheney girls advance to cross country regionalsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | Cheney Free Press

    No matter what the end results were, Cheney High School cross country head coach Jay Martin knows his runners gave it all they had at last Saturday's District 7 competition in Clarkston. For the girls, that resulted in a second-place finish and one more weekend to try to earn a team berth to the state meet in Pasco.

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  19. Watch a PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | WGBH

    ... the risk for corruption in Massachusetts as part of a nationwide initiative. Anchor Maria Hinojosa returns to Clarkston, Georgia, home to more than 40 different nationalities, to document its November 2013 city council and mayoral election - with ...

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  20. Monty Schuth to Receive 2014 Suzi Bass Lifetime Achievement Award; 11 ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... looks at life as a newcomer in America: Third Country by Suehyla El-Attar . El-Attar researched recent events in Clarkston, GA concerning the substantial population of international refugees there. Horizon Theatre developed and produced the play as ...

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