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  1. AWEBA Group puts North American HQ in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    German die maker AWEBA Group will open its first North American headquarters in Dublin, Ga., creating 52 jobs and investing $6 million over the next five years. The company will lease a 30,000-square-foot building where they will produce tools and dies for the NAFTA region.

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  2. Duncan has Screven County clicking on all cylindersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    When Ron Duncan arrived at Screven County prior to the 2012 season, the Gamecocks were in a decade-long rut.

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  3. Maria McCambridge finishes just short of amazing Dublin Marathon successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Independent.ie

    Ireland's Maria McCambridge came agonisingly close to winning the female event in today's SSE Airtricity Dublin City Marathon. Last year's winner McCambridge clocked a time of 02:34:19, just four seconds behind winner Esther Wanjiru Macharia of Kenya.

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  4. Irishman completes 50,000km run around the world after Dublin marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Independent.ie

    Home is the Hero- Tony Mangan returns home to Dublin after his Jog the World Odyssey. Photo: Tomas Greally- sportsfile.com Tony Mangan embarked on a challenge to run around the world four years ago and at around 3pm today, his lifelong ambition was fulfilled.

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  5. Bunny in the City: Gathering on The Landings honors caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | SavannahNow

    Driving through the lush land of the Landings, I arrive early at the Quirk home and am ushered into a sunken living room by the Steward Center Director "We take care of people who have been diagnosed with a life-limiting illness. We aggressively treat their pain and other symptoms so their quality of life is better," shares the single nurse practitioner.

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  6. Donna Douglas (AKA Ellie Mae Clampett) to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Courier Herald

    "Dexter Baptist Church will be hosting Donna Douglas, also known as Ellie Mae Clampett from "The Beverly Hillbillies" TV show, .

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  7. District re-establishes its public relations officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | This Week Community News

    For the first time since 2011-12, The Pickerington Local School District has hired an administrator to lead communications efforts. The Pickerington Board of Education Oct. 13 unanimously approved the hiring of David Ball to serve as the district's public relations director.

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  8. Ireland stars Megan Frazer and Shirley McCay ready for Inter-Varsity challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Fermanagh Today

    Ireland players Megan Frazer and Shirley McCay will sample their first taste of the annual Irish Inter-varsities tournament this weekend at Upper Malone. The Ulster Elks pair, who will be representing the University of Ulster, will be joined in the squad by Ards striker Chloe Brown, who is a more recent addition to the international squad and is eligible as she studies at Jordanstown.

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  9. Outdoor Life: Hunting the deer rutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Statesboro Herald

    ... on public land as well. Dawson Forest in Burke County, Griffin Ridge in Long County, River Bend in Laurens County and Tuckahoe in Screven County are among the best WMA's for bagging a big deer. Firearms season for deer has just gotten underway and ...

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  10. OFTC Hosted College PROBE FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | 13WMAZ.com

    Oconee Fall Line Technical College hosted a Fall 2014 PROBE College Fair at the Porter Center on Wednesday, October 1st, giving high school students and parents the chance to explore a wide range of college options under one roof. Sponsored by the Georgia Education Articulation Committee , PROBE is an annual organized college fair tour.

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  11. BASS, TRELLIS "SAM"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Lakeland Ledger

    TRELLIS 'SAM' BASS, 84 LAKELAND - Trellis 'Sam' Bass, 84, died Wednesday, 10/15/14. He was born 7/29/30 in Cadwell, GA.

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  12. Monster Energy CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Courier Herald

    The Academic Achievement Center is an educational resource with a variety of services available to Helms College students as well as members of the communities in Middle Georgia and the CSRA.

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  13. VA legislation gaining ground in Georgia, senator saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Stars and Stripes

    Though the details are still being fine-tuned, new legislation that provides for more timely care and improved accountability within the Department of Veterans Affairs is beginning to take hold in Georgia, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson said Thursday. During a visit to The Augusta Chronicle, the Republican said his office began working with a Georgia veteran this week to have a private surgeon complete a bone marrow transplant after the Atlanta VA Medical Center deferred the procedure to the agency's hospital in Nashville, Tenn.

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  14. Frederica visits Bulloch for region showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Statesboro Herald

    The second barricade blocking Bulloch Academy's road to a possible GISA Region 2-AAA title will be put up tonight by Frederica Academy.

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  15. Missing dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Courier Herald

    The Academic Achievement Center is an educational resource with a variety of services available to Helms College students as well as members of the communities in Middle Georgia and the CSRA.

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  16. Coffman's Parker is lauded for her teaching methodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | This Week Community News

    As an environmental science teacher, Donna Parker said she liked her odds for the 2014 Environmental Educator of the Year award. The Coffman High School teacher was recognized by the Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District, for her work bringing environmental awareness to students through hands-on projects and visits from industry professionals.

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  17. Celerant Technology Celebrates 15 Years as a Pioneer in Retail TechnologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PR.com

    Celerant Technology proudly celebrates its 15th year as an engineer of advanced retail management software. Since 1999, Celerant has worked to foster business expansion across a wide spectrum of locales and industries with its Command Retail software suite.

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  18. Stretch of I-16 in Chatham County to be resurfacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Effingham Herald

    ... Fairbault, Minn., with a scheduled completion date of April 30, 2016. A $12.6 million project is slated for Laurens County. Gregory Bridge Company, of Eatonton, will construct a new two-lane bridge across the Oconee River on Country Club Road, north ...

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  19. Sheriff's Office Cuts Off Jailhouse Interview After Deadly Raid On...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Switched

    ... intruders on Hooks' property on Sept. 24, however, were not criminals. They were part of a SWAT team from the Laurens County sheriff's office, and they were looking for drugs -- largely on the word of a tipster named Rodney Garrett, an avowed meth ...

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  20. Major I-16 & I-20 rehabs announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... carry out the work for $5.4 million; completion expected in Aug. 2015. A $12.6 million project is slated for Laurens County. Gregory Bridge Company, of Eatonton, will construct a new two-lane bridge across the Oconee River on Country Club Road, ...

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