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  1. Washburn reignites Arthur Miller's 'The Crucible'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... has engaged in witchcraft in Arthur Miller's "The Crucible," which is playing through Sunday at the Andrew J. and Georgia Neese Gray Theatre on the Washburn University campus. Abigail Williams (Natalie Shinn), right, says she sees visions conjured ...

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  2. Simone Manuel's 45.81 100 Free Split Highlights Day One at Art Adamson InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... down an anchor split of 45.81 (21.71/24.10) in the event. That's believed to be the first sub-46 split by a woman; Georgia's Megan Romano posted a 46.07 in the 400 medley relay at the 2012 NCAA Championships, which had stood as the previous best. ...

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  3. Friday Game Night joins magnificent six in state playoff battlesRead the original story

    19 min ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Six may not be classified as a "lucky" number -- but don't try telling that to the six area football teams that are still alive in the state playoffs. Each of northeast Georgia's remaining programs will be thrilled to battle for a shot at advancing toward the ultimate prize, and Friday Game Night will have all the angles covered tonight.

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  4. Georgia legislator files bill to punish brokers who make NCAA athletes like Todd Gurley ineligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    An Augusta-area legislator is sponsoring House Bill 3 to impose what he calls a hefty fine on anyone jeopardizing the eligibility of a student athlete like the sports-memorabilia broker who paid University of Georgia running back Todd Gurley for his autograph. The bill has the same number as Gurley's jersey at the request of House Speaker David Ralston, according to the sponsor, Rep. Barry Fleming, R-Harlem.

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  5. Georgia Tech defense knows way to the end zoneRead the original story

    36 min ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Georgia Tech's defense knows the way to the end zone. In fact, the defense alone outscored Clemson last week.

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  6. Effingham's EFACEC plant gets new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | SavannahNow

    ... amps (MVA) in the 500 kilovolt (kV) class. "Caravels intends to employ EFACEC's experienced existing personnel in Georgia and use existing technology and processes to manufacture transformers," the release said. Group EFACEC of Portugal opened the ...

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  7. Caesarstone in Bryan County named 'deal of the year'Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | SavannahNow

    The Georgia Economic Developers Association has recognized the decision of the Israeli company Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd. to build a manufacturing facility in Bryan County as the "Deal of the Year" in the 50,000 and under population category. The award, which recognizes achievement in locating or expanding new business, was judged by a group made up of an independent site selection consultant and state partners who made recommendations to the GEDA board.

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  8. Gwinnett proposes $1.45 billion operating budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | On Common Ground News

    ... million capital budget includes construction of two fire stations using SPLOST funds. Fire Station 31 will serve Georgia Gwinnett College and the surrounding community, while Fire Station 10 will be relocated to improve fire and emergency services ...

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  9. Georgia Consumer Protection Office warns about holiday scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | On Common Ground News

    The holiday season is upon us. That means additional shopping, spending and traveling for many of us.

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  10. Tick bite can cause red meat allergyRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Jason got a break several days later when he got an appointment with Dr. Dean Firschein, of Allergy Partners of Georgia, in Athens. The doctor had a good idea what was wrong with Jason as soon as he heard the story. "He ran a few allergy tests and ...

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  11. Lady Bulldogs down Ohio StateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dawn of the Dawg

    Mar 6, 2014; Duluth, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs guard Tiaria Griffin makes a diving pass in the second half against the Vanderbilt Commodores at The Arena at Gwinnett Center. Georgia won 53-43.

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  12. Religion Bulletin - Nov. 21, 2014Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Albany Herald

    Doors to the sanctuary will open at 8:30 a.m. and an orientation is planned around 9 a.m. The church is located at 148 Georgia 45 North, Plains.

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  13. Will Kasim Reed Lose Another Fight in the DPG?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peach Pundit

    ... He's not entirely supportive of DPG leadership. On top of that, the strongest relationships he's building in Georgia are with Republicans. All that said, he has very strong support from D.C. and he will have a very excellent record as Mayor to fall ...

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  14. Bulldogs have the edge over Buccaneers in all but intangiblesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia leads the SEC in scoring at 42.1 points per game and is sixth in total yards at 449.1. Quarterback Hutson Mason leads the SEC with a 67.6 completion percentage with 16 touchdowns and three interceptions and is averaging 163.8 passing yards per game, 11th in the SEC. Charleston Southern amassed 576 yards of total offense last week against Liberty, its most ever in a Big South game.

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  15. Charleston Southern's Truitt sees program grow into an FCS contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... When the Buccaneers enter Sanford Stadium on Saturday, they will have a record of 18-6 under Chadwell, and, like Georgia, be fresh off a hyped win over a favored conference opponent. "I'd say the biggest career win for myself would be this past ...

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  16. Execution date set in killing of Georgia deputyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    A Georgia inmate convicted of killing a sheriff's deputy following a convenience store robbery is set to be executed next month. Robert Wayne Holsey is to be put to death at 7 p.m. on Dec. 9, Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens' office said in a news release Thursday.

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  17. Moon River Studios' DRI gets thumbs-upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Effingham Herald

    ... dream team of professionals," Shapiro said. "We also greatly appreciate the pro business environment in the State of Georgia and we are proud to have chosen Coastal Georgia to be our home." The first phase of the project, which includes the studio ...

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  18. Savannah River deepening could start next monthRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... three-year job is likely to be awarded in January, according to Claude R. Jackson, waterways program manager for the Georgia Department of Transportation. "This is literally one of the first contracts we can sign because there is no mitigation," he ...

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  19. FDA gets feedback from Georgia farmers on regulationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    As the nation's fourth-largest producer of fresh fruits and vegetables, Georgia opinions could carry some weight as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration considers regulations stemming from the deaths of more than 30 people who ate contaminated cantaloupe in 2011. On Wednesday, growers, packers and wholesalers from across the state offered feedback to the FDA's deputy commissioner, Mike Taylor, and a pair of safety offices with the agency.

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  20. Oconee County's Williamson signs with GeorgiaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Oconee County swimmer Annie Williamson has spent much of her swim career in the Gabrielsen Natatorium with her club team at Athens Bulldog Swim Club. "I see the Georgia coaches going in and out and the Georgia swimmers going in and out," Williamson said.

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