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  1. Keel: Georgia Southern will double-match REACH Scholarship for eligible studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Statesboro Herald

    Georgia Southern University Dr. President Brooks A. Keel speaks on the steps of the Marvin S. Pittman Administration building as Gov. Nathan Deal looks on, April 24, 2012.

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  2. Parents sue Georgia school system in gym mat deathRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Macon Telegraph

    - The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school filed a wrongful death lawsuit against local school administrators Monday. Classmates found the body of 17-year-old Kendrick Johnson of Valdosta in the middle ...

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  3. Soldiers get $92M in debt relief under settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Macon Telegraph

    Deceptive practices by Rome Finance Co., more recently doing business as Colfax Capital Corp. and Culver Capital LLC, based in California and Georgia, included failing to accurately disclose charges and interest rates, New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday.

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  4. Unaccompanied youths enroll in Dalton schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... with meeting these new challenges are left to any school system that receives new students, he said. And, the Georgia Department of Education has no system in place to distinguish these teen-aged first-time students from any other learners. So, the ...

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  5. Medcen Foundation funds free first Saturdays at Macon museumRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... first Saturdays through June 2015. This week, a Space and Robotics theme will feature the Medical Center of Central Georgia’s Mazor Robotics Renaissance Guidance System for spinal patients. “We are thrilled to collaborate with the Museum ...

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  6. Movie filming will cause traffic delays WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Times

    Traffic will be slowed on Ga. 53/Dawsonville Highway from Lake Ranch Court to Marina Drive in Hall, including the bridge over the Chattahoochee River, according to a Georgia Department of Transportation press release.

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  7. Using education funds to lure businesses is a short-sighted plan: reader opinionRead the original story

    32 min ago | Alabama Live

    ... the governor said whatever he may have said, but that he even thought about it. Dr. James Cobb of the University of Georgia is one of the South's premier historians. His longtime focus has been on the interactions between the economy, the history ...

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  8. Kendrick Johnson family files lawsuit against Lowndes Board of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... Road just South of Mount Zion Church Road for a report of a vehicle on fire around 1 a.m. The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Lowndes County Board of ...

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  9. Store owner to sell out after repeated crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... she was hit by a plane that crash-landed on the beach where she was walking with her father. The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school administrators. ...

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  10. Georgia girl struck by plane on Florida beach diesRead the original story

    48 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... she was hit by a plane that crash-landed on the beach where she was walking with her father. The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school administrators. ...

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  11. Summer Time Means RVing TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... of New England, there are countless scenic drives across the country-and some stellar standouts. The state of Georgia has only about 90 miles of coastline yet holds approximately one-third of the entire marshland of the Atlantic seaboard. A ...

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  12. Rubin: Polling trends that matterRead the original story

    57 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... positive shifts for the GOP in Senate races in Michigan and, following the primary win by businessman David Perdue, Georgia. The Times/CBS/YouGov poll echoes the Democracy Corps poll that found the GOP ahead 46 percent to 44 percent in 12 swing ...

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  13. School district preps new teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Union-Recorder

    ... Simmons said. Along with district officials, teachers were also introduced to educator organizations such as Georgia Association of Educators and the Professional Association of Georgia Educators. Today marked the official start for all teachers ...

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  14. Creekside joins YES programRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Union-Recorder

    ... have a new addition this school year. Grant funding from the 21st Century Community Learning Center Program of the Georgia Department of Education provides for programming after the school day ends to youth in Milledgeville at Baldwin High School, ...

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  15. Woods wins runoff for state superintendent - pending another recountRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tifton Gazette

    ... losing candidate to request a recount if that candidate trails by 1 percent or less. Official results were listed on Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp's website Tuesday morning. Buck now has two business days to request the additional recount. ...

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  16. The search continues for shooting suspect11:01 amRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Road. After taking the report and seeing an obvious gun shot wound, Deputies say Fincher was transported to West Georgia Health for medical treatment. Investigators say Strickland also held a gun to another victim's head during the same incident. He ...

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  17. Micron Optics Announces os5000 Fiber Optic Displacement GageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... to complete optical sensing systems. Micron Optics is a privately held company with headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. For more information, visit http://www.micronoptics.com . Marketing and PR Contact: Megan Johnson Marketing & Administrative ...

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  18. Georgia Voting Out Veteran Lawmakers, And Their SeniorityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GPB.org

    The race for Georgia's open U.S. Senate has been costly. And not just in dollars.

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  19. Girl, 9, hit by plane diesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    ... the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. The girl, Oceana Irizarry, and her father, Ommy Irizarry, 36, of Georgia were both struck Sunday afternoon by a plane making an emergency landing, the Federal Aviation Administration said. The ...

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  20. College football look ahead: Nos. 11-15Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Post-Standard

    ... enough, we'll know just how good a job coach Dabo Swinney has done in maintaining his program's talent level. With Georgia to open the season and Florida State to commence ACC play - and both games on the road - Clemson's new skill position players ...

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