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  1. Flying Doctors setting up in Inland Northwest - Tue, 25 Nov 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... care of who'd never seen a doctor and never seen a dentist." Since Gathercoal founded the nonprofit organization in Norcross, Georgia, it has flown more than 200 missions. Teams have traveled to Mexico, South America and Central America, Kenya and ...

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  2. Road projects through 2040 win approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Times

    ... are funded or are in the process of being funded." The project list was developed largely by Pond & Co., the MPO's Norcross-based consultant on the project, through a process involving technical data and input from the public and area government ...

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  3. Northside Hospital 'Volunteen' Earns Girl Scouts' Highest HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    Northside Hospital recently played a key role in helping a Norcross-area student earn the Girl Scouts' highest honor, the Gold Award. Working with the nursing staff at Northside, Sarah Schurr, a member of Girl Scout troop #1261 in Norcross and a senior at Greater Atlanta Christian School, developed Talk To Me, a project to help caregivers increase communication and interaction with elderly patients suffering from dementia, Alzheimer's or social detachment.

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  4. 20 Job Openings in Peachtree Corners: Verizon, Charter Communications, Siemens and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    SF Staffing Solutions - Norcross, GA Job Description The Finance Director, North America will report directly to the North America Segment President and have full responsibility for the management of all financial...3 days ago from Startwire Verizon Wireless - Alpharetta, GA Stay on the front lines of groundbreaking technology. Were committed to a dynamic, ever-evolving infrastructure and the hard work it takes to keep our reliable network thriving.2 hours ago from Verizon Wireless HQ IT and NET Norcross, GA Director Vendor Collections Candidate must have the following: Vendor performance management experience .

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  5. 24 Job Openings in Decatur: RiteAid, DeVry University, Macy's and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... Rite Aid Decatur, GA Office Manager Great Expressions Dental Centers is holding a Hiring Event on November 21st in Norcross, GA. These positions are located in the Greater Atlanta Area . Hiring...6 days ago from CareerBuilder Georgia Department of ...

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  6. Criminal alien MS-13 members headed to federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... of supervised release. MS-13 gangbanger , 33-year-old Edwin Menjivar, street names "Vago" and "Chilly Willy," of Norcross, Georgia, also pleaded guilty to engaging in a RICO conspiracy and committing a violent crime in aid of racketeering on June 7, ...

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  7. Two Members of MS-13 Sentenced to Lengthy Prison Terms for Violent OffensesRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... to be followed by five years of supervised release; and Edwin Menjivar, aka "Vago," and "Chilly Willy," 33, of Norcross, Georgia, pleaded guilty to engaging in a RICO conspiracy and committing a violent crime in aid of racketeering on June 7, 2013, ...

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  8. Home Spotlight: Charming Norcross Home Ideal for CommutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    This week's Peachtree Corners Home Spotlight is a 4 bedroom, 4 bath located at 3850 Ancroft Circle in Norcross. At 1,920 square-feet, this home comes with a modern kitchen filled with natural light, hardwood flooring, walk-in closets and an outdoor patio.

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  9. Feds: Atlanta debt collection company scammed more than 6,000 victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Business Journal

    Federal investigators have charged an Atlanta debt collection company with allegedly scamming more than 6,000 victims out of more than $4.1 million. In a complaint unsealed Nov. 18, federal investigators in New York and Atlanta say that Williams Scott Associates LLC of Norcross, Ga., and its owner, John Todd Williams , along with six of its employees contacted consumers whose debt WSA had purchased, and tried to trick and coerce them into making payments to WSA by making false threats and telling a host of lies.

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  10. Trojans a huge underdog Friday, so-called experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Herald-Gazette

    The folks at Georgia High School Football Daily and MaxPreps consider the Lamar County Trojans to be a considerable underdog in their second round playoff game Friday night in Norcross.

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  11. Peachtree Corners Weekend: It's Starting to Feel A Lot Like ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    Parade starts at 10am and there will be food trucks and vendors from 9am - 5pm. Free 404-661-6790 www.facebook.com/christmasinthecorners BOOK SIGNING BY NY BESTSELLER JOHN CONNOLLY NORCROSS CULTURAL ARTS & COMMUNITY CENTER Norcross He is the winner of the Agatha, Shamus and the Anthony Awards.

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  12. Gwinnett County Public Library Presents International Bestselling...Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Barrow County News

    ... Times newspaper as his schedule permits. In partnership with Gwinnett County Library, the author will appear at the Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center, 10 College St., Norcross on November 22 at 7pm. Books will be provided by Books for Less ...

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  13. US Faces Epidemic of Phony Debt Collectors: ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    The United States is facing an epidemic of unscrupulous debt collectors who pose as law enforcement, threatening their victims with jail time unless they pay bills for things they never bought, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said Tuesday as he announced the arrests of seven people who worked for a Georgia-based company. A criminal complaint was filed Tuesday against employees at Williams Scott & Associates LLC, based in Norcross, Georgia.

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  14. Male Athlete of the Week-Ben DaviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... season - placing second at both the Wild Invitational in Macon Sept. 24 (17:40.06) and the Wesleyan Invitational in Norcross Sept. 13 (18:18.55). He has also finished 18th (18:12.86) at the Pickens Preview in Jasper Aug. 23 and 29th (18:13.10) at ...

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  15. Iowa City factory workers allege wage violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    A workers' rights group asked the U.S. Department of Labor on Tuesday to investigate allegations that hundreds of temporary workers at an Iowa City factory have been illegally denied wages. The Center for Worker Justice of Eastern Iowa filed the complaint against RockTenn, a Norcross, Georgia-based paper and packaging company that operates the Iowa City factory.

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  16. Feds: Bullying, lying debt collectors an epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... FBI official in New York City got a call. He described the workers at the defunct Williams, Scott & Associates in Norcross, Georgia, as "ruthlessly persistent" as they badgered people in all 50 states from 2009 through April, collecting more than $4 ...

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  17. Crime ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Union Daily Times

    ... of marijuana and resisting arrest around 9:58 p.m. Nov. 14. - Jose Alberto Castro, 37, of 1984 Red Oak Road, Norcross, Ga., was charged with disorderly conduct and possession of methamphetamine around 12:46 a.m. Nov. 15. - Jason Wallace Hyatt, 36, ...

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  18. the Grind: South Forsyth's Storms leans on teammates through tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Forsyth County News

    ... in the first round, only to see a second-round opponent they were all-too-familiar with: defending state champions Norcross, who had dispatched the Lady War Eagles in the first round, 80-32, one year prior. It looked to be more of the same for Keith ...

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  19. Feds cite 'epidemic' of debt-collection abuse, charge ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | ABA Journal

    ... (sub. req.) and Reuters also have stories. "[R]uthlessly persistent" collectors at Williams, Scott & Associates in Norcross, Georgia, bullied thousands of people nationwide into paying millions between 2009 and 2014, sometimes even when they didn't ...

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  20. Debt collectors, or "bullies with bogus badges"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | CBS News

    A debt collection company owner and six employees have been charged with running an elaborate scheme that allegedly threatened more than 6,000 victims into paying $4.1 million in debts, federal prosecutors and the FBI said in announcement Tuesday in New York. Williams, Scott & Associates of Norcross, Ga., was accused of being the base of scheme in which consumers whose debt the firm had purchased were threatened with arrest and other phony claims, if immediate payment wasn't made.

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