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  1. Nick Gordon Wishes Bobbi Kristina Happy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | WDRM-FM Hutsville

    Nick Gordon wished his girlfriend, Bobbi Kristina Brown , a happy birthday on Wednesday, writing on Twitter, "I wish I was there with you to hold you and be by your side." The now 22-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown has been in a medically induced coma since January 31, after she was found face down in a bathtub at her Roswell, Georgia home.

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  2. $134.5M contract awarded to begin Savannah harbor expansionRead the original story

    5 min ago | Washington Times

    ... but shallower channel depths mean they can't carry full loads or arrive at low tide. The federal government and Georgia expect to spend $706 million altogether to deepen the Savannah harbor from 42 feet to 47 feet. The Army Corps said Wednesday it ...

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  3. Nick Gordon Wishes Bobbi Kristina Happy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Q93

    Nick Gordon wished his girlfriend, Bobbi Kristina Brown , a happy birthday on Wednesday, writing on Twitter, "I wish I was there with you to hold you and be by your side." The now 22-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown has been in a medically induced coma since January 31, after she was found face down in a bathtub at her Roswell, Georgia home.

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  4. Valdosta State, Ogeechee Tech sign articulation agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... Ogeechee Tech has begun forging agreements with other institutions of higher education. Last month, Cartee and Georgia Southern University President Dr. Brooks Keel signed an agreement for a pilot project allowing a limited number of OTC students to ...

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  5. Rascal Flatts, Eric Church, Dierks Bentley, Jason Aldean and more to play CMA Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | NewsOK.com

    CMA Music Festival announced today that country music superstars Rascal Flatts , Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Sam Hunt, Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Neal McCoy, Oak Ridge Boys, Brad Paisley, Thomas Rhett, Darius Rucker, Cole Swindell, The Band Perry, Keith Urban, Wynonna & The Big Noise and Zac Brown Band will each take the stage during this summer's Nightly Concerts at LP Field. The 2015 CMA Music Festival takes place Thursday, June 11 through Sunday, June 14 in downtown Nashville, according to a news release.

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  6. Officer struck by truck at GA Ports in critical condition, driver out on bondRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    The truck driver charged with DUI after severely injuring a Georgia Ports Authority officer is out of jail. Robert Lee Turner, 63, was released on a $4,600 bond.

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  7. Preliminary autopsy complete on woman shot by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... he was given was the preliminary results from the autopsy of Crystal Harry. The autopsy was performed Friday at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Macon. The results did not include how many times she was shot or the caliber of the ...

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  8. Big changes underway on Holcomb Bridge Road at Georgia 400Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Life is bad enough for drivers on Georgia 400 where a new bridge is under construction at Northridge Road. Now a new construction project is sure to ruffle a few feathers.

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  9. Fort Valley man dies in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | 13WMAZ.com

    Senior trooper John Hardage says the accident happened just after 7:00 Wednesday morning on Georgia Highway 7, just one mile north of Perry.

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  10. Sister's killing involved millions of dollars, greedy husband, hitmanRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... that Jicha appreciates to this day. "They kept saying that Charlie ought to get away, go live for awhile with us in Georgia so he could recover,'' Jicha said. The Saturday after Thanksgiving, Manfred Schocker put his son on a plane for Georgia to ...

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  11. Folk to Fine Art Festival this weekendRead the original story

    54 min ago | MainStreetNews.com

    ... of fine art and folk art," Smith said. "There will be a lot to choose from and a lot for sale." Some 60 artists from Georgia, North and South Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama will be represented. In addition to drawings and paintings, there will be ...

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  12. Hiram City Council Awards Contracts for Historic Downtown Sewer ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... this historical sewer project. The lowest and most responsible bidder for the lift station and force main was North Georgia Pipeline, Inc. at a cost of $1,377,977.75. This portion is the "nuts and bolts" of the project that actually connects the ...

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  13. Ladies and gentlemen, your first Gold Dome gun bills of 2015 have arrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The legislative session is never complete without an attempt or four to loosen up the state's gun control laws. But fear not, Georgia residents! State lawmakers have finally introduced a couple of bills appealing to gun toters.

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  14. Weather Alert: Black Ice Possible Thursday Night, Friday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... SLEET THURSDAY AFTERNOON WITH PATCHES OF BLACK ICE DEVELOPING THURSDAY NIGHT. RAIN WILL SPREAD ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH GEORGIA THURSDAY. AS COLDER AIR SPREADS INTO THE STATE DURING THE AFTERNOON, SOME OF THE RAIN COULD BE MIXED WITH SLEET, ESPECIALLY ...

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  15. Will some ammunition be banned?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Gun enthusiasts in South Georgia have their eyes on Washington, as the Obama administration proposes banning a popular type of rifle ammunition. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is considering banning certain types of 5.56 millimeter rounds that can pierce a police officer's protective vest, when fired from a handgun.

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  16. Woman found deceased in 2005 identified 9 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... condition of the woman's body prevented officials from positively identifying her. An autopsy was performed and the Georgia State Medical Examiner ruled her death a homicide. The Robbery/Assault Unit initiated an investigation that attempted to ...

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  17. Corps awards first dredging contract for harbor deepeningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SavannahNow

    ... outer harbor is the first step to deepening the entire 40-mile shipping channel and harbor from deep ocean to the Georgia Ports Authority terminal in Garden City. "This award is a very significant part of deepening the Savannah Harbor," said Col. ...

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  18. Richt promises open QB competition in spring drillsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Brice Ramsey's edge in Georgia's quarterback competition this spring may not be as big as some believed. Coach Mark Richt said Wednesday he'll give Ramsey, Faton Bauta and Jacob Park equal chances to win the job when spring practice begins March 17. Ramsey was the top backup to 2014 senior Hutson Mason.

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  19. Pre-teen who called out Obama gets kicked off FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Twelve-year-old Coreco Ja'Quan Pearson of Georgia, more commonly known as C.J., created quite a buzz last month when he posted a video of himself questioning President Obama's patriotism . Now he may have to wait until his next birthday to continue to grow his online presence.

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  20. Interview: Messiah Harris stars in upcoming film Sons 2 the graveRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... them, they respected me and showed me the way." Have Faith Productions started shooting Sons 2 The Grave in Atlanta, Georgia. This is an emotional and gritty film from Canadian Author/ Writer and Producer Lynne Stoltz and is directed by ...

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