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

    22 hrs ago | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. SWAT Kills Man on Tip from Addict Who Robbed HimRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Drudge Retort

    ... 34th person to die in US domestic drug law enforcement operations so far this year. According to WMAZ TV 13, Laurens County sheriff's deputies with the drug task force and special response team (SWAT team) conducted a no-knock search on Hooks' home ...

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  17. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Business Wire

    Since 1999, Celerant has worked to foster business expansion across a wide spectrum of locales and industries with its Command Retail software suite. To continue that trajectory of innovation and growth, Celerant is now launching the browser-based Stratus Retail, which will provide an enterprise system accessible from any mobile device.

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  18. More Heads Need to Roll at Veterans AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Skanner

    PHOTO: An Air Force pararescueman conducts tactical field training during a personnel recovery exercise as part of Soaring Angel 14 on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Oct. 2, 2014. Soaring Angel is a joint operation of tactical training and readiness requirements through multiple live scenarios in a simulated deployment environment.

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  19. Eric Decker, Demaryius Thomas share friendship that crosses team and racial boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Newsday

    Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker congratulates wide receiver Demaryius Thomas after Thomas scored a touchdown against the Washington Redskins in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Denver. "We always joke that we'll partner up again on the same team," Decker, the Jets' No.

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  20. VA calls for firing of four officials; Phoenix director not on the listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | KTAR

    The Department of Veterans Affairs has recommended the removal of four senior officials around the country, but missing from that list is the director of the troubled operation in Phoenix. The recommendations, the first under sweeping new personnel powers granted to the department secretary this summer, have come in the last two weeks. 2 comments