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  1. Vehicle Radiators offer economic options to original parts.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ThomasNet

    Peachtree City, GA Behr Hella Service, a joint venture for thermal management between Behr and HELLA now features an alternative line of radiators in a lower price segment to meet practical economic considerations. The alternative line makes perfect economic sense when repairing older passenger cars and keeps the cost of repair in line with current values.

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  2. Weather Alert: Watch Out for Black Ice in Sandy SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    There won't be snow, but there could be black ice in metro Atlanta by Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service in Peachtree City said. The system that has prompted a Winter Weather Advisory for accumulating snow in the northeast Georgia mountains may also cause slick roads to the south.

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  3. Weather Alert: Watch Out for Black Ice in WoodstockRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Patch.com

    There won't be snow, but there could be black ice in metro Atlanta by Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service in Peachtree City said. The system that has prompted a Winter Weather Advisory for accumulating snow in the northeast Georgia mountains may also cause slick roads to the south.

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  4. Early Levy Voting Begins in FayettevilleRead the original story

    Sunday | WOAY

    Early voting for three Fayette county levys began Saturday.The three levys to vote on-- fire, library, and police levys will provide funding for those three services. According to fire and police officals, if the levy isn't passed, the derpartments will lose a sicnifigant amount of their staff and, in the library's case, will completely shut down.

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  5. Fayette County Firefighters Go To ClassRead the original story

    Sunday | WOAY

    ... them to learn what to do and what not to do, that will get themselves hurt or killed or somebody else," said Fayette County Fire Coordinator Joe Crist. This was day two of the four day training session, with the remaining two days taking place over ...

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  6. Teacher in Focus: Dr. Penny ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times-Herald

    Dr. Penny Thomas has been teaching for 29 years. This year is her seventh in Coweta County and at Thomas Crossroads Elementary School.

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  7. The long road home, for a long-lost toolboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | O-R Online

    Scott Johnson of Fayetteville, Ga., found this toolbox in his mother's belongings when she was moving.

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  8. 911 recording: Police chief in Georgia said he accidentally shot wife while moving gun in bedRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Lifestyles

    A police chief in Georgia told a 911 dispatcher he accidentally shot his wife while moving a handgun that was in their bed. Peachtree City police Chief William McCollom called for help at 4:17 a.m. on New Year's Day and reported accidentally shooting his 58-year-old wife, Margaret.

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  9. Big recruiting weekend for Rebels, BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Newms360.com

    Less than two weeks before high school football recruits can sign national letters of intent, Ole Miss and Mississippi State will host some of their most important commitments and potential signees this weekend. The "dead period" officially came to an end Jan. 15, meaning coaches can have in-person contact with prospects, and most importantly, host them on campus visits for up to 48 hours.

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  10. Smith considered a 'Most Influential' GeorgianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Times-Herald

    Newnan, chats with Rep. Howard Maxwell, R-Dallas, on the opening day of the 2015 Georgia General Assembly session. For the fifth year in a row, Newnan's Lynn Smith has been named one of the "100 Most Influential Georgians" by Georgia Trend magazine.

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  11. Helen Babula, 98, Of StamfordRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Stamford Daily Voice

    At the age of 2, her family returned to Poland, where she was educated through her teens. In 1935, her parents sent Babula and her eldest brother, Ziggy, back to the U.S., fearful of the borders closing due to future war.

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  12. Why digital cookie sales are good for ScoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    When I was a member of the Girl Scout Council of Greater New York, cookie time was my favorite time of the year, from first grade to 12th grade. I was the girl who hit up teachers before anyone else had a chance, the co-worker's daughter who showed up in person before it became the norm to pass around the order form.

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  13. A Pinewood movie script: Gov. Nathan Deal wasn't really missing after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Journal

    Gov. Nathan Deal wasn't missing in action after all. He was in England, outside of London in a place called "Buckinghamshire."

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  14. BASE jumpers still planning to skip Bridge DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | West Virginia Metro

    The 2015 Bridge Day Festival is a go on the New River Gorge Bridge in Fayette County, but thanks to new security measures approved by the Bridge Day Commission this week one of the main attractions may not be part of the event. "Jumpers are very independent-minded people.

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  15. Osmose Utilities Services to create 100 jobs in Fayette CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | On Common Ground News

    ... of Economic Development (GDEcD), supported the company on behalf of the state of Georgia, along with the Fayette County Development Authority. "We are so honored Osmose is a part of our community," said Fayette County Development Authority Manager ...

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  16. 'Ant-Man' Plot Details: Judy Greer Reveals Ant-Man Origin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | International Business Times

    ... photography took place in San Francisco, and some of the scenes were also shot in Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayette County, Georgia. The film, which finished shooting in December 2014, was initially planned to be released in Marvel's Phase III; ...

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  17. Infrastructure management company moving to Peachtree CityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WTVC

    Deal said in a statement Wednesday that Osmose Utilities Services, Inc. is planning to create up to 100 new jobs within the next year at its Fayette County development.

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  18. Osmose Utilities brings 100 jobs to Peachtree CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Business Journal

    Osmose Utilities Services Inc. will open a new headquarters in Peachtree City, Ga., creating up to 100 new jobs over the next year. Osmose will build a facility for its new headquarters at 635 Highway 74 South.

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  19. New chief deputy whip appointed in Georgia HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Times-Herald

    Last week, Georgia House of Representatives Majority Whip Matt Ramsey announced his new appointment for chief deputy whip of the Majority Caucus Whip Team. Ramsey, who represents the citizens of District 72, which includes parts of Coweta and Fayette counties, chose Rep. Dusty Hightower to the role of new chief deputy whip.

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  20. Police body cam falls off exactly when it's needed the mostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Police body cam falls off exactly when it's needed the most - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports They're being talked about across the country as the solution to everyone's problems, but one Georgia law enforcement agency is finding out the hard way that body cameras have their limitations. Fayette County Sheriff's Investigator Brennan Kersey had an incredibly close call while pulling over a driver for a routine traffic stop.

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