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  1. Delay new test, says Republican school chief candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... delay of the new standardized test Georgia is moving to this school year. Woods, a retired educator from Irwin County who is running for state school superintendent, called for the delay during a debate Tuesday against his Democratic rival, Valarie ...

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  2. Georgia state superintendent candidates differ on Common Core in Tuesday debateRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... a plan to convince parents to lobby their legislators for added spending. Woods is a career educator from rural Irwin County while Wilson is a former City of Decatur school-board chairwoman who served a term as president of the Georgia School Boards ...

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  3. Superintendent candidates discuss standardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | News 4 Jax

    ... Common Core, created by the National Governors Association, focuses on stricter math and English standards. Irwin County educator Richard Woods believes there should be more flexibility for educators. Woods is running for state superintendent as a ...

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  4. First faceoff of superintendent candidates highlights differencesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... a plan to convince parents to lobby their legislators for added spending. He is a career educator from rural Irwin County while she is a former City of Decatur school board chairwoman who served a term as president of the Georgia School Boards ...

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  5. Candidates for Ga. superintendent debate standardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Education Week

    ... "We need to take stock and make sure we're getting what we really want our kids to learn," said Woods, a former Irwin County teacher and administrator. Common Core hasn't been a strictly party-line issue in Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal has expressed ...

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  6. State school superintendent candidates split on Common Core in first debateRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... "We need to take stock and make sure we're getting what we really want our kids to learn," said Woods, a former Irwin County teacher and administrator. Common Core hasn't been a strictly party-line issue in Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal has expressed ...

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  7. Royals varsity prevails in scrimmage versus Irwin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | 13WMAZ.com

    Cody Evans had a 33-yard touchdown pass to Antavis Robertson and Tae Holiday had a touchdown run as the Bleckley varsity edged Irwin County 14-13 in three quarters of scrimmage football played Friday in Cochran.

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  8. The "Lynch Mob"Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Daily Kos

    It's both racial and historical. It wasn't a term solely applied to and within discussions dealing with racially charged issues, and it wasn't an action taken purely as a means of race-related oppression, suppression or violence.

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  9. State transportation group to meet in Columbus MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ROBIN TRIMARCHI rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com Chief Assistant District Attorney Alonza Whitaker talks with Assistant District Attorney LaRae Moore before closing arguments are presented to the jury in the murder trial of co-defendents Daquandrea Truitt and Shaquille Porter Thursday.

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  10. Harriet Wran is a 'sensitive, caring, sweet woman' who's battled...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    Frail final photographs of Robin Williams in local art gallery with his wife as she reveals his shocking Parkinson's diagnosis Police chief shoots daughter, 16, after mistaking her for an intruder as she snuck in through garage after night out Galactic map could finally solve the mystery of 'interstellar bands': 3D model reveals clues about how ... (more)

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  11. How Harriet Wran came undoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Illawarra Mercury

    Just after 7pm last Sunday, former private schoolgirl and daughter of a Labor legend Harriet Wran was captured on CCTV footage walking through the lobby of a rundown housing commission block in Redfern.

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  12. Harriet Wran met boyfriend 'two weeks ago'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Illawarra Mercury

    The daughter of the late NSW premier Neville Wran, Harriet Wran, told police she never thought her boyfriend and a man she had only just met would "do what they did" when they allegedly murdered a small-time dealer over a $70 drug hit.

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  13. From different worlds: The seedy story of two lives brought...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    Wild alcohol-fueled parties caught on film and paid for by her dead mother: Suspected Bali murderer and her boyfriend shared videos of their Chicago hotel romp weeks before socialite, 62, was found dead in a suitcase Two missing Amish girls, aged six and 12, are found after escaping two male kidnappers who hid them in an isolated home after ... (more)

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  14. Neville Wran's daughter Harriet is charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Daily Mail

    'I've paid for his flight. You pay the hotel bill': Revealed, the blazing row Bali 'body-in-suitcase' mother had with her daughter in luxury hotel lobby - just hours before her brutal murder 'Stunned to learn Robin had PD': Michael J Fox responds to news that Robin Williams was suffering from early Parkinson's calling the late actor a 'true friend' ... (more)

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  15. Daughter of late NSW Premier Wran on murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    Harriet Wran stands to inherit a large part of her late father Neville Wran's $44 million fortune.

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  16. Harriet Wran: From A-list to broke ice addictRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | NEWS.com.au

    All the colour and movement of India's chai wallahs and Bollywood dancing is set to descend on Top Ryde City with the inagurual Chai Laneway Market being held this weekend.

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  17. Harriet Wran goes from penthouse to jail house: The downfall of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Independent

    The daughter of a leading politician has been charged with murdering an alleged drug dealer while reportedly high on drugs and living rough.

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  18. Daughter of Wran on murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    Harriet Wran stands to inherit a large part of her late father Neville Wran's $44 million fortune.

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  19. Harriet Wran charged with murderRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | ABC News

    EMMA ALBERICI, PRESENTER: The youngest daughter of the former New South Wales Premier, the late Neville Wran, could face decades behind bars.

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  20. Azalea Health Announces Addition of Hospital ClientsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | PRWeb

    Dorminy Medical Center and Irwin County Hospital select Azalea EHR and Azalea RCM to improve workflow and medical billing processes.

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