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  1. Penny Ponders: the Road to TaraRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Thomaston Times

    There is nothing like standing next to a handsome, smoldering Clark Gable as Rhett Butler. There I stood, my hand on his back, he with his hands in his pockets, casually looking back over his shoulder.

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  2. Marietta set to host first International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MDJonline.com

    ... films and TV shows a we're becoming more and more prominent in the film industry," he said. "The film industry in Georgia is exploding, and Cobb County is getting our share of those projects. More and more are coming here. It just made sense for ...

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  3. Traveling series set for Dixie, Rome dirtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MDJonline.com

    ... said. "We have several drivers from those areas and there is typically a following that comes down with them to Georgia for a visit. People really like it when we have the two-race combo weekends." The Spring Nationals series averages 30 cars per ...

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  4. Bayside freshman already drawing college interestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Bayside has produced phenomenal players, including Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel and Virginia standouts Quin Blanding, Taquan Mizzell and Demetrious Nicholson. Linebacker Teradja Mitchell, 6-foot-2 and 220 pounds, has 12 scholarship offers - including three he picked up last week from Ohio State, Tennessee and Georgia.

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  5. HR Pro Added at Private Bank of BuckheadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    ... to that, I believe, is approaching every day with a positive attitude." Away from the bank she volunteers with the Georgia Air and Army National Guard, having served the Family Readiness Group as Treasurer, is a field representative for Employer ...

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  6. Atlanta Special Needs School Cumberland Academy of Georgia Receives Renewal of AccreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Cumberland Academy of Georgia, an Atlanta special needs school for children with Autism, Asperger's and other learning disabilities, recently received a renewal of SACS-CASI accreditation from AdvancED. This re-accreditation attests to our dedication to providing our students with high-quality education in a nurturing environment, allowing them to receive focused attention and specialized programs not found other schools.

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  7. Six Flags season begins today with two new ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    The Joker Chaos Coaster rises seven stories above Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell.

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  8. Hall County Fire christens new boatRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    ... "We're probably about as excited about them having the boat as they are because they help so much on the lake," said Georgia Department of Natural Resources public information officer Mark McKinnon. Capt. Kris Boggs said shifts working Wednesday, ...

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  9. YMCA-school partnership provides swim lessons for Hall County youthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    Oakwood Elementary student Guadalupe Zamudi practices swimming across the Oakwood Family YMCA pool while an instructor watches carefully in the background. Thanks to a partnership between the Georgia Mountains YMCA and Hall County Schools, hundreds of children in the area were taught to swim this year for free.

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  10. Medical cannabis commission, patient registry taking shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    Georgia's patient registry for cannabis oil use is coordinated and operated by the Department of Public Health. A website, dph.georgia.gov/low-thc-oil-registry, has been set up that, once functioning, will provide information on how to obtain a registration card for legal use of the drug.

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  11. ADA Tour comes to Brenau Downtown Center on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    The Americans with Disabilities Act Legacy Tour will make its second visit to Gainesville from noon to 3 p.m. Friday with exhibits on display at Brenau University's Downtown Center at 301 Main St. SW. Brenau alumna Kristina Rhoades, Mobility Ventures national spokeswoman and a Dawsonville resident, will be on hand to promote MV-1s, the first wheelchair-accessible vehicles created as such in the factory.

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  12. GOP presidential prospect Kasich heads to Georgia, SCRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTOV9

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans to appear at a couple Republican events in Georgia next week as he continues to weigh a 2016 bid for president. The second-term governor has scheduled appearances Tuesday at the Fulton County Republican Party lunch in Sandy Springs, and at a Walton County Republican Party barbecue in Monroe.

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  13. Judge Gregory A. Adams says he is not a candidate for DeKalb commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... He is thankful to the citizens of DeKalb County for the support he has received in the past. Adams is a graduate of Georgia State University and the school of law at the University of Georgia. Prior to Adams' election to the Superior Court he served ...

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  14. Danielsville approves revised animal control ordinanceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | MainStreetNews.com

    ... Higdon said. In a related matter, Danielsville police chief Brenan Baird recently received a $7,000 grant from the Georgia Municipal Association for police department upgrades. This is the second year in a row that Baird has obtained the grant, ...

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  15. Alabama to join 'SEC primary' in 2016 presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    ... been particularly pushed by Southern Republicans who hope to have more of a say in their party's nominating process. Georgia, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia are already part of the March 1 regional primary. Merrill says he believes additional states ...

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  16. Susan White uses photos of her family, favorite places as inspiration for paintingsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times

    ... canvas resembling her family and travels. Her travels include France, Nova Scotia, Maine, North Carolina, Southern Georgia, China, Australia, Texas and Mexico. "The paintings are a photograph," the Gainesville woman said. "I may change it a little ...

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  17. Alabama to join SEC Presidential PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTVM

    ... pretty much established, now, state leaders say voters will have more of a say in determining who is on the ticket. Georgia's Secretary of state Brian Kemp spearheaded the idea of a "Southern super with Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas and Alabama ...

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  18. Ex-Ou RB Ford says he'll transfer to Texas a&MRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... to build on, expect some high expectations in 2015. The linebacker who chose UCLA on signing day and then flipped to Georgia has potential to make an impact from the jump. Ohio State won the inaugural College Football Playoff, but with 14 starters ...

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  19. A boot to local economyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    Local tourism promoters and hospitality businesses hope that the Georgia Soccer State Cup Final Four, expected to bring nearly 2,500 people to Statesboro the last weekend in May, is a foretaste of more late-spring and summer sports events in the future. 1 comment

  20. Cobb set to kick off weekend festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... holiday weekend. Celebrations include tribute ceremonies, race fundraisers and community barbecues. MARIETTA The Georgia National Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Celebration at the Marietta National Cemetery on Monday at noon. The event ...

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