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  1. Our week behind the lens: PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Narooma News

    ... Council Ranger Tom Ward with his dog Chopper at the Trevethan reserve, trialing the new dog on leash area. Picture: GEORGIA MATTS SHELLHARBOUR: Amanda Halls has shaved her hair to raise money for her father Allan who is suffering from prostate ...

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  2. Construction time uncertain for Ga. nuclear plantRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | SavannahNow

    Georgia Power said its $6.7 billion budget to build a new nuclear plant is holding steady, but it reported Thursday that builders face "challenges" sticking to the construction schedule and costs could change in the future.

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  3. House Majority Leader O'Neal visits SOWEGARead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    House Majority Leader Larry O'Neal got a firsthand look at southwest Georgia Thursday and some of the challenges the region faces.

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  4. For a first-time defender, Green's confidence as high as everRead the original story

    52 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... in a college football game before. At Camden County Green played on both sides of the ball. However, when he came to Georgia it was up in the air whether he'd be a receiver or a tailback. With the injuries sustained by Georgia starters Todd Gurley ...

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  5. Should kids be allowed to shoot guns?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WRDW-TV Augusta

    In both Georgia and South Carolina it's easier to shoot a gun than to buy one. There are no age or license requirements in either state to go to the gun range, but after a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed her gun instructor in Arizona should that change? One gun toting mom says no and tells News 12 training is the key not age.

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  6. Sharks in the marsh: Hard-fighting, plentiful sharks provide some of Georgia's best inshore actionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... and the other is teaching kids about the outdoors. After receiving a bachelor's degree from the University of Georgia, Brooks started a career at the Georgia DNR as a fisheries biologist. Following more than a decade of service to the state, Brooks ...

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... consists of members appointed by the governor, and school liaison officers from all school systems located near Georgia's military installations. It's designed to remove barriers to educational success imposed on children of military families ...

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  8. Softball: Chestatee pounds out 18 runs on JohnsonRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Chestatee softball team smacked Johnson 18-7 on Thursday. The Lady War Eagles were led by Georgia Patterson, who picked up the win in the pitching circle.

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  9. Criminal targets police cadets during their trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WTVM

    ... training exercises. They were cadets, soon to be full-fledged law enforcement officers, and there were several Georgia public safety officials leading the course. Most of the participants arrived in their personal cars, but some came in marked ...

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  10. Opening nightmare: Kenny Hill, Aggies ambush South Carolina, 52-28Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    ... set against Alabama last season, and throwing for more yards than any opponent South Carolina has faced since Georgia in 1994. Texas A&M's 680 yards of total offense were also an all-time mark against South Carolina, the previous high being 651 in a ...

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  11. $2.5 million gift supports Folk and Self-Taught art initiatives at the High Museum of ArtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Art Daily

    ... Sam Doyle, William Hawkins, Mattie Lou O'Kelley and Louis Monza, as well as the largest collection of works by Georgia's Howard Finster outside of the Paradise Garden in Summerville, Ga. The collection of almost 800 objects also boasts superb ...

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  12. Thursday Prep Volleyball Round upRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... games starting tonight. SEC has two conference games as Arkansas visits Auburn and Texas A&M is at South Carolina a Georgia-Clemson should be a great game, Utah State could give Tennessee a battle and Louisiana Monroe will be waiting at home to beat ...

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  13. Mom, daughter left wondering about airline passenger they helped saveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... my daughter looked into the clouds and said something is not right," said Sandy McCorkle, a registered nurse from Georgia. McCorkle and her 22-year-old daughter, Rebecca Hawkins, were flying back home from North Texas after visiting family. ...

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  14. Another No. 1 ranking for our portRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    July might have been Georgia Ports' best month ever for containers, but it turns out the first half of 2014 wasn't so shabby either.

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  15. Looking for Pearls: Oatland celebrates 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    ... had not gone well. I'm sure that he'll phone Vox Populi with his experience. I love those tortoises. They are the Georgia state reptile and what's called a keystone species because as many as 300 other animals rely on their long, deep burrows for ...

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  16. Georgia, Florida hold Hands Across the Border observance to promote highway safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A caravan of patrol cars enters Florida from Georgia on Interstate 95 Thursday morning for the annual Hands Across the Border promotion of highway safety during the Labor Day weekend.

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  17. UGA history professor to discuss work on 'Georgia Women'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    University of Georgia associate history professor Kathleen Ann Clark will discuss her work on the second volume of "Georgia Women," which she co-edited with Ann Short Chirhart, at noon today at the Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St. The essays portray a wide array of Georgia women who played important roles in the state's history, from ... (more)

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  18. UGA's Dan Magill recalled with laughter at memorial serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    There was more laughter than tears at a memorial service for Dan Magill Thursday - just as he would have wished, according Pierre Howard, who played tennis for Magill at the University of Georgia in the 1960s.

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  19. UGA group to host alcohol-free tailgate party on SaturdayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Alcoholic beverages often are the featured liquids at tailgating parties, not just for Georgia Bulldog fans, but for most college and professional football teams in the nation.

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  20. Police Report - 8-29-14: A woman called police after a 3-year-old appeared at her door, unattendedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... az Arrests a-2 Donyah Rayquan Hardaway, 18, Orange Street - wanted person. a-2 Brittany Shannell Fields, 26, Georgia Avenue - probation violation, obstruction. az Incidents a-2 STADIUM WALK APARTMENTS - Police responded at 12:11 a.m. Thursday to an ...

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