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  1. Oregon's Marcus Mariota won the Heisman Trophy afterRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Daily Press & Argus

    ... fashion with losses to Alabama and rival Ole Miss. They'll get a chance to cap 2014 on a high note against Georgia Tech and the nation's second-ranked rushing offense. Paul Johnson's Yellow Jackets pushed Florida State to the brink in the ACC title ...

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  2. East Georgia Regional Medical Center limits visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Statesboro Herald

    Like other hospitals in the region, East Georgia Regional Medical Center is experiencing an increase in flu-related emergency-room visits.

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  3. Brantley Gilbert Joins 'New Year's Rockin' Eve' LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WOBB-FM Albany

    ... to the event, along with Train , Nick Jonas , and others. The five-and-a-half-hour celebration also features Florida Georgia Line and Taylor Swift performing in New York's Times Square, and Lady Antebellum from Nashville. "Dick Clark's New Year's ...

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  4. Lander men's basketball defeats Clayton State for 9-0 startRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | GwdToday.com

    ... Coach Jeff Burkhamer's squad will have the opportunity to break the record for best start when the Bearcats host Georgia Southwestern Saturday afternoon. JR Washington led Lander with 22 points, Shavanno Cooper scored 14 points, Ricardo Martin added ...

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  5. Georgia Bio Deals of the Year Spotlight Financings, Acquisitions and CollaborationRead the original story

    45 min ago | Freshnews

    Georgia Bio announced its 2015 Deals of the Year for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare IT and medical device companies in three categories - private financing, acquisitions and public/private collaboration - reflecting a broad range of activity. The annual Deal of the Year awards recognize transactions by life sciences companies in Georgia such as financings, partnering agreements and government grants that are significant to the state's industry development.

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  6. Police make arrest in Monday shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Cannon allegedly fired at another man who was walking down Fendig Street. Cannon's shots missed the man, but under Georgia law, the incident is still classified as an aggravated assault. Police initially responded to the scene of the shooting after ...

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  7. Georgia Highlands Student Takes Basketball Skills To Lone Star StateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Rafeegah Fataar is the first Lady Charger of this season to sign with another college to continue her basketball career. The 6-foot-2-inch forward-center from Cape Town, South Africa, will play for Texas Southern University, a Division I school in Houston, Texas.

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  8. Bainbridge man sentenced to pay $25 million in bank fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... ickbacks. According to an investigation, Malone made fraudulent loans from 2001 to 2008 to a variety of borrowers in Georgia and Florida totalling $25,540,896. He also received approximately $900,000 in bribes and kickbacks from those borrowers.

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  9. Georgia News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MDJonline.com

    ... A Musical Composition by Christopher Theofanidis, celebrating the ASO's 70thAnniversary. ATLANTA (AP) - The Georgia Department of Public Health has been given more than $900,000 in grants to help in statewide motor vehicle safety programs. Officials ...

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  10. Endophthalmitis Outbreak Associated with Repackaged BevacizumabRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    To the Editor: An outbreak of endophthalmitis associated with repackaged bevacizumab occurred during February-March 2013 in Georgia and Indiana, USA. Bevacizumab is a vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitor that is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration as an antineoplastic agent but is commonly used off-label to treat retinal disorders, including age-related macular degeneration .

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  11. Cartersville council closes book on 2014Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

    ... to new terms on the Bartow-Cartersville Joint Development Authority. Council approved a $9,200 payment to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Drinking Water Program, which has tested the city's water annually for years. "They provide all of ...

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  12. Clear Creek robotics team advances to super-regionalRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

    The 10-member Master Builders team from Clear Creek Elementary School in Cartersville was notified Tuesday that it was one of 10 teams that will move on to the super-regional level of the Georgia FIRSTa SLEGOa SLeague next month. FIRSTa SLEGO League is an international program that introduces young people ages 9 to 14 to the world of science, math and technology through the use of LEGOa Srobotics.

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  13. Deputy's party action being investigated by GBIRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The McDuffie Progress

    The Chief Deputy of the Warren County Sheriff's Office is being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for an altercation that involved a gun during a Christmas party at his residence. Special Agent in Charge Pat Morgan said that the GBI was contacted by Warren County Sheriff Joe Peebles to investigate Sammy Purvis, who allegedly pointed his firearm at a person attending a Christmas party at his home late Dec. 13 and early Dec. 14. 'A complaint was filed with the Sheriff's Office in the early morning hours of Sunday, Dec. 14 by an individual who had attended a Christmas Party at the residence earlier that evening,' Morgan said.

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  14. AAA, state issue holiday, winter driving tipsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... year (Nov. 20 - Dec. 31), there were nearly 44,000 crashes that resulted in 13,142 injuries and 160 fatalities in Georgia. Forty-four of those victims were not wearing seatbelts and 18 of the deaths were due to an impaired driver. 'It's easy to get ...

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  15. Robert Ellis impresses with intimate Alys Stephens setRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... life, process and personality. For example, he's not afraid to admit that he enjoys pop country artists like Florida Georgia Line and Brad Paisley (in a care-free manner, that is). "I love Florida Georgia Line," Ellis said. "It's just pop music. I ...

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  16. Macon-Bibb Selected for Free Assistance with Smart Growth StrategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 13WMAZ.com

    ... walkable, bikeable, and equitable community," says Macon-Bibb Mayor Robert Reichert. Macon-Bibb was the only city in Georgia selected for the program and was chosen because of a demonstrated need for education and assistance with sustainable growth ...

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  17. Georgia Legislature eyes transportation needs and how to pay for them for the long haulRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trucker

    Georgia's transportation needs and how to pay for them emerged this week as the issues that will dominate the 2015 legislation session. Lawmakers convene Jan. 12 at the state Capitol.

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  18. Chick-fil-A Classic Basketball tournament to feature top talentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | On Common Ground News

    High school basketball teams from Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Alabama will join in competition against some of DeKalb County's best squads and other Georgia teams at the Chick-fil-A Invitational Holiday Classic on Dec. 26 - Dec. 30 in Tucker. The 16 high school boys teams will compete for bragging rights and tournament honors at Tucker High School, 5036 LaVista Road, Tucker.

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  19. GBI plans no action after reviewing detention officer's deathRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | On Common Ground News

    Following DeKalb County Sheriff Jeffrey L. Mann's request last month for an independent review, the Georgia Bureau of Investigations has released its report on the circumstances surrounding the death of recruit George Ward. The GBI briefed Mann in a meeting and told him it does not plan to take any further action on the case.

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  20. ATLwood: Donald Glover's 'Atlanta' pilot comes to FXRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... Marks, and will also serve as an executive producer. >> Word is AMC's "The Walking Dead" spinoff won't be shot in Georgia . The setting for the new show? L.A. Beach walkers! Yikes! Michael T. Williamson made a stop by Power 96.1 's Stuff-A-Bus in ...

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