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  1. Huckaby: Recycling some sage advice on plantingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... the North Georgia Piedmont. My dear friend, Mary Dennison, tells me it was the same way in southern Mississippi. Porterdale, Ga., was a mill village, understand, not a farming community, but we always had a patch of this and that out behind the ...

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  2. Huckaby: From Melmac to china to plastic, a family history in dishesRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... just as tasty as that which I now eat from my Noritake stoneware. Like I've said many times, we weren't poor in Porterdale. That being said, I am a bit tired of loading and unloading the dishwasher all the time - but Lisa swears it comes with the ...

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  3. Huckaby: Sitting by the fire, feeling blessedRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... was a four-room clapboard house in a mill village. Boy howdy, do I remember those extreme winter nights in the Porterdale of my youth. Our house was up on brick pillars and when the wind went whipping across the village it whipped right under our ...

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  4. Rincon chosen for community housing initiativeRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2013 | Effingham Herald

    Five Georgia communities - Albany, Douglasville, Perry, Porterdale and Rincon - have been selected to begin a three-year program to assist them in addressing their housing needs.

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  5. Huckaby: The year of the bountiful ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2013 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... everyone else was reading about Alice and Jerry and Jip - Dick and Jane and Spot were personae non gratae in Porterdale School - I was supposed to sit at my desk and read The Atlanta Constitution I had brought from home. (Ruby Jordan knew about ...

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  6. University of North Georgia announces Hall of Fame classRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... season scoring average lead all of NAIA in scoring and was third nationally in all collegiate divisions. The Porterdale, Ga. native would go on to serve with distinction in the US Army for two years as a Commissioned Officer before retiring from the ...

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  7. Albany picked for state housing initiativeRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2013 | WFXL-TV Fox 31

    ... hand with housing needs courtesy of the state, Georgia Power and other entities. Albany, Douglasville, Perry, Porterdale, and Rincon have been picked as part of the three-year Georgia Initiative for Community Housing program. The program is a ...

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  8. Perry selected for housing initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2013 | 13WMAZ.com

    ... that you are and how they implemented certain things and what challenges they faced." Albany, Douglasville, Porterdale and Rincon were also chosen for the 2014 class for the Georgia Initiative for Community Housing. Warner Robins, Macon and ...

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  9. Braselton, Auburn, 17 other cities selected for states Main Street Startup ProgramRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2013 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... the Main Street program has assisted cities across Georgia since 1980. The selected cities are: Albany Cairo Porterdale Ashburn Chamblee Ringgold Auburn Grayson Stockbridge Avondale Estates Hinesville Swainsboro Ball Ground Holly Springs Sylvester ...

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  10. Ringgold Among 19 Cities Selected For Georgia's Main Street Start-up ProgramRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2013 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... helped cities across Georgia and in the nation since 1980. The other cities joining the program are: Albany Cairo Porterdale Ashburn Chamblee Auburn Grayson Stockbridge Avondale Estates Hinesville Swainsboro Ball Ground Holly Springs Sylvester ...

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  11. Local cities selected for Ga. Main Street startupRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2013 | Tifton Gazette

    ... the Main Street program has assisted cities across Georgia since 1980. The selected cities are: Albany, Cairo, Porterdale, Ashburn, Chamblee, Ringgold, Auburn, Grayson, Stockbridge, Avondale Estates, Hinesville, Swainsboro, Ball Ground, Holly ...

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  12. Huckaby: Artificial Macy's tree is sad sign of changing timesRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2013 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... on Christmas morning instead of Christmas Eve. That's just the way I am. When I travel, I tell people I'm from Porterdale, not Atlanta - even though I live in Conyers. I do that for a lot of reasons. For one thing, it creates an opportunity for ...

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  13. Huckaby: Precious memories line hotel hallwayRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2013 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... heading to the woods. Mr. Barnes turned that truck over in a ditch one day on the old dirt road that led to the Porterdale golf course. Somebody broke a finger, I think, in the accident. It might have been Russell Sears, but don't hold me to that. ...

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