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  1. The Udall tornado: Kansas town remembers the day it disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Clara Lacey, 85, huddled with her boys in their bunk bed the night the tornado hit in 1955. Lacey's house was wiped from its foundation but was rebuilt a short time later.

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  2. Top-ranked Buford set to battle No. 3 Whitewater for Class AAAA state baseball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times

    Buford's Dillon Lancaster rounds third base during the team's Class AAA state semifinals series against Cartersville High on Tuesday in Cartersville. The top-ranked Wolves face No.

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  3. Memorial Day Weather: Clear Skies, Comfy Temps in DaculaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service in Peachtree City says the Memorial Day weekend in north Georgia is going to be pretty darn spectacular, with sunny skies, comfortable temps and only a very low chance of precipitation by Monday. High temps will be in the high 70s to low 80s, and low temps will range from the mid-50s to low-60s.

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  4. Memorial Day Weather: Clear Skies, Comfy Temps in Dallas, HiramRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service in Peachtree City says the Memorial Day weekend in north Georgia is going to be pretty darn spectacular, with sunny skies, comfortable temps and only a very low chance of precipitation by Monday. High temps will be in the high 70s to low 80s, and low temps will range from the mid-50s to low-60s.

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  5. Memorial Day Weather: Clear Skies, Comfy Temps in Peachtree CornersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service in Peachtree City says the Memorial Day weekend in north Georgia is going to be pretty darn spectacular, with sunny skies, comfortable temps and only a low chance of precipitation by Monday. High temps will be in the high 70s to low 80s, and low temps will range from the mid-50s to low-60s.

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  6. Jazz in Fairburn FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    The city of Fairburn presents an evening of jazz Friday at 8 p.m. at the Fairburn Stage and Courtyard, 15 W. Broad St., Fairburn 30213. Admission is free.

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  7. Radar tracks 'Walking Dead' actor speeding while under the influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Examiner.com

    Peachtree City, a community located in Fayette County, Georgia, was established in 1959 as a complete city. It was designed and built from the ground up as a city and has grown as a golfing community.

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  8. Police arrest woman for robbing a pharmacyRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | WOAY

    A Fayette County woman who told police she's addicted to pain pills is behind bars after attempting to rob a local pharmacy. Mariah Kincaid, 23, of Fayetteville was arrested by State Police Thursday after police say she tried to rob Main Street Pharmacy in Oak Hill.

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  9. Safety Chains Family member pushes for safety chains after runaway...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Georgia Faces

    A new bill, signed by Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, requires drivers to secure trailers to their vehicles with safety chains. The bill, which takes effect July 1, was prompted by the death of a young Fayette County mother who was killed last fall when a runaway trailer struck her vehicle.

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  10. Leave your guns at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Herald

    On Mother's Day, I was with my wife and some family members at a good restaurant in a nice section of Newnan when I looked over two tables and observed a man having dinner with his family. He was also carrying a large automatic pistol on his belt.

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  11. Severe Thunderstorm Warning Extended for Cobb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    The warning will expire at 5:15 p.m., as the storm is traveling east out of Cobb County at a speed of 25 mph. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... CENTRAL FULTON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL GEORGIA... CENTRAL COBB COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL GEORGIA... * UNTIL 515 PM EDT * AT 437 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER SMYRNA...OR NEAR MARIETTA...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

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  12. Thoughts on the Greentop Road projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Times-Herald

    After reading Winston Skinner's article on the front page of the Sunday NTH, I am confused. It seems that Mr. Skinner has consulted with Christopher Leinberger, a noted speaker on development trends.

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  13. Buford steamrolls Cartersville, advances to face Whitewater in state championship seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Times

    For opponents, Buford's pitching results in a whirlwind of whiffs, scuffed dirt and long walks back to the dugout. Behind the strong arms of Keyton Gibson and Justin Glover, Buford swept fifth-ranked Cartersville Tuesday evening to reach the Class AAAA state championship series against Whitewater.

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  14. sweetFrog Opens New Location in Atlanta AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | PRWeb

    "We are super excited about giving back to our community, and sharing the family fun and delicious treats that make sweetFrog such a success." sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the opening of its newest location in Fayetteville, Georgia.

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  15. Two arrested on Prince for underage consumptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Jenson Reeves Lowry, 19, of Peachtree City and James Furman Reid, 19, of Atlanta, were arrested by an Athens-Clarke County Police officer early Saturday morning on charges of underage consumption of alcohol as he observed them staggering between construction barrels on Prince Avenue. The officer instructed them to get off the road and spoke with them in the Golden Pantry parking lot.

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  16. Former Mount Hope police chief arrestedRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Big News Network.com

    ... was accused of hitting another vehicle near Oak Hill's Summerlee Road and then driving away, according to Fayette County court documents. Peal, who posted bond Saturday, had served as Mount Hope's police chief for almost a decade. He left the ...

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  17. Amirakal Marketing Gets its "Swerve" OnRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 17, 2015 - ATLANTA -- Amirakal Marketing, a full-service marketing firm based in Fayetteville, GA is celebrating its fourth year in business with its annual anniversary celebration and networking event. The event will be hosted by radio personality J-Dub the Expert of J-Dub's Journal and Full Spectrum Entertainment and Actress/Model Jules Nobles.

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  18. 2015 NHRA: Fireade's Larry Morgan Puts Fastest Pro Stock Car In Atlanta EliminationsRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Paddock Talk

    The only thing that slowed FireAde Racing driver Larry Morgan was the finish line. Morgan posted the fastest speed of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals on Saturday at Atlanta Dragway, making a pass of 6.565 seconds at 211.89 mph in the third qualifying session.

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  19. Obituary: Mary E. Snow, Beloved Mother of Cynthia CohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Orange Live

    Mary E. Snow of Fayetteville, GA died May 10, 2015. Mary was preceded in death by her husband William H. Snow in 2003.

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  20. Weekend Weather: You May Need Umbrella in DaculaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Patch.com

    May has been pretty dry so far in Georgia, but that could change this weekend, says the National Weather Service in Peachtree City. Thunderstorms are in the forecast Friday night in Dacula, with a 40-percent chance of rain Saturday and Sunday, and 50 percent on Monday.

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