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  1. Charities, scholarships are tourney's beneficiariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | This Week Community News

    Competition won't be the only important element to the Dublin City School District's annual Dodgeball Championship planned for March 27. The community event will raise money for the Dublin Special Olympics, Parents Encouraging Responsible Choices and the Lyndsey Rice and Kyle Colello Memorial Scholarship funds. "My student committee does a great job planning the tournament," Superintendent Todd Hoadley said in a release from the district.

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  2. Huge win for ULRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Thomaston Times

    ... will work hard at practice and during the game the results will come." The Knights will travel to Dexter in Laurens County tonight to take on the Blue Raiders from West Laurens High School in a region contest. Upson Lee defeated West Laurens 5-1 ...

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  3. Public consultation for Dubliners on Fire and Emergency services is welcome- Cllr Noeleen ReillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Dublin City Sinn FA in Councillor Noeleen Reilly and member of the Finance and Emergency Strategic policy committee has welcomed the decision by Dublin City Council to allow the public have a say on the future of emergency services in Dublin. "There has been a lot of concern within the Dublin city community about proposed changes to staff levels on fire engines.

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  4. Hattie Mims, 98, civil rights and community activistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Philly.com

    She was demonstrating with Cecil B. Moore to force the integration of Girard College in 1966, and the police were taking some of the more rowdy protesters away. But when an officer came up to Hattie, apparently with every intent of putting her in handcuffs, she said, "I'll pray for you."

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  5. South Central GSRA Cha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Courier Herald

    The Courier Herald - Dublin-Laurens County's #1 Source for News, Classifieds, Sports and Events is in Dublin, GA

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  6. Colts player, girlfriend allegedly attacked by his exRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Erik Walden's ex-girlfriend is accused of slashing his arm and breaking a woman's arm with a baseball bat. Colts' Erik Walden, girlfriend allegedly attacked in Georgia by his ex Erik Walden's ex-girlfriend is accused of slashing his arm and breaking a woman's arm with a baseball bat.

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  7. Colts' player's ex accused of attacking woman with baseball batRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Indianapolis Star

    Erik Walden's ex-girlfriend is accused of slashing his arm and breaking a woman's with a baseball bat. Colts' player's ex accused of attacking woman with baseball bat Erik Walden's ex-girlfriend is accused of slashing his arm and breaking a woman's with a baseball bat.

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  8. Two Minutes and $7,000 Later, Special Needs Kids in Dublin Have a New Adaptive BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Patch.com

    How do you raise nearly $7,000 in two minutes in Dublin? You take a bike ride. But as I learned last fall, it is not who rides on the bike, it is who believes the bike is priceless that helps raise that chunk of money.

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  9. Parades, parties as St. Patrick's Day dyes the world greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newsday

    This image supplied by Tourism Ireland on Monday March 16, 2015 shows Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff lit green to celebrate St Patrick's Day on Tuesday. Landmark buildings across Ireland and the world have been floodlit green as global celebrations of the Emerald Isle's patron saint are culminating in parades and celebrations in Dublin and other cities, particularly in the U.S., on St. Patrick's Day.

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  10. St. Patrick's Day dyes the world greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Stuff.co.nz

    Global celebrations of the Emerald Isle's patron saint culminated in parades and celebrations in Dublin, New York and scores of other cities Tuesday. Stuff.co.nz visits some local Irish Pubs in Hamilton to see how the Irish really do in down under.

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  11. New York City, Dublin fill with revelers as St. Patrick's Day dyes the world greenRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Red Deer Advocate

    Global celebrations of the Emerald Isle's patron saint culminated in parades and celebrations in Dublin, New York and scores of other cities Tuesday. New York's St. Patrick's Day Parade included the first-ever gay contingent marching under its own banner - a group representing gay employees of the broadcaster NBC, a major parade sponsor - but gay activists called the group's participation an empty gesture.

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    Tuesday Mar 17 | Prince George Citizen

    This image supplied by Tourism Ireland on Monday shows the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy, floodlit green to celebrate St Patrick's Day on Tuesday. Landmark buildings across Ireland and the world have been floodlit green as global celebrations of the Emerald Isle's patron saint are culminating in parades and celebrations in Dublin and other cities, particularly in the U.S., on St. Patrick's Day.

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  13. Landmarks go green for St. Patrick's Day around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Dublin a Landmark buildings across Ireland and the world have been floodlit green for St. Patrick's Day as global celebrations of the Emerald Isle's patron saint are culminating in parades and celebrations in Dublin, New York and scores of other cities Tuesday. Home to more than 40 million citizens with Irish blood, St. Patrick's Day is arguably a bigger event in some American cities than even in Ireland.

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  14. Owens, Eugene T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Lakeland Ledger

    EUGENE T. OWENS, 82 Juice Bowl Co. LAKELAND - Eugene T. Owens, 82, of Lakeland passed away at his residence Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

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  15. The Hidden Foce Behind Georgia's Move to Legalize No-Knock SearchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | OpEdNews

    On March 4, a Senate Non-Civil Judiciary Committee passed Chairman Jesse Stone 's SB159 bill that proposes to legalize no-knock searches for the first time in Georgia history . Two days earlier the committee heard testimony but did not vote on SB45 , Sen. Vincent Fort's bill that also introduces no-knock searches.

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  16. South Central GSRA ChapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Courier Herald

    The Courier Herald - Dublin-Laurens County's #1 Source for News, Classifieds, Sports and Events is in Dublin, GA

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  17. Annual dodgeball tourney benefits worthy local causesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | This Week Community News

    The Dublin City School District's dodgeball tournament has become a community tradition that successfully brings our entire district together to give back by raising funds for local worthy causes. That tradition continues March 27 with the eighth annual Dublin City Schools Dodgeball Championships at 7 p.m., at Dublin Scioto High School.

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  18. Two years at Georgia shelter: Two bonded retrievers watch as others leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Examiner.com

    Midnight and Slim are a bonded pair; the black Labrador retrievers just can't seem to get a break. For two years, they have waited for that certain someone to just give them a chance and a home: "Come on, walk by my kennel and I'll stare into your eyes and love you if you smile back at me," whispers Slim, the more outgoing of the two dogs .

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  19. Gators reflect on titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Statesboro Herald

    The Bulloch Academy Lady Gators won their second state title Saturday night with a 45-41 win over the Lady Gators from Eatonton.

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  20. Celtic Celebration Concert Sunday to benefit GSU Irish studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | SavannahNow

    Two of Ireland's top musical talents will perform Sunday in a Celtic Celebration Concert at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in a warm up for St. Patrick's Day. Joanne McCabe, a popular soprano, and world-renowned organist Eric Sweeney will perform at 7 p.m. in a concert to benefit Irish studies at Georgia Southern University Center for Irish Research and Teaching and it's work on the Wexford-Savannah Axis and the migration to Savannah during the Great Famine in Ireland.

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