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  1. House Majority Leader O'Neal visits SOWEGARead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    House Majority Leader Larry O'Neal got a firsthand look at southwest Georgia Thursday and some of the challenges the region faces.


  2. Georgia, Florida hold Hands Across the Border observance to promote highway safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A caravan of patrol cars enters Florida from Georgia on Interstate 95 Thursday morning for the annual Hands Across the Border promotion of highway safety during the Labor Day weekend.


  3. Falling gas prices expected to boost Labor Day weekend travelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The auto club predicts 34.7 million Americans will commute by highway, air and other forms of transportation.


  4. An Earth Day surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

    On April 22 of this year we celebrated Earth Day, a day traditionally set aside to appreciate our world and protect our environment.


  5. Mulch fire burning in Barrow Co. for the past weekRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A mulch fire has been burning for a week in Barrow County, and will continue to burn through the long weekend.


  6. Georgia EPD Appoints New Brownfield Program CoordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Beth Blalock has been named the new Brownfield Coordinator for the Georgia Environmental Protection Division, replacing Madeleine Kellam, who has led the brownfield program since its inception and will retire at the end of 2014.


  7. Video: Ice bucket challenge has special meaning at Saint Joseph Catholic SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Athens Banner-Herald

    Notable Athenians including University of Georgia President Jere Morehead have been doused with a bucket of ice water, and even the university's mascot, Uga, was challenged to a drenching.


  8. DUI dragnet continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    The DUI enforcement campaign from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety, includes law enforcement agencies in Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida.


  9. Teachers group backs Carter for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    In endorsing the state senator from Decatur, the Georgia Association of Educators cited "chronic underfunding and dismantling of public education in Georgia" under Republican Gov. Nathan Deal .


  10. BoHo Theatre to Close Season with PARADE, 1019-11/16Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    BoHo Theatre closes out its milestone 10th anniversary season with the stirring musical Parade, directed by Linda Fortunato with music direction by Matt Deitchman .


  11. Road Work Respite On Tap For Metro MotoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    The Georgia Department of Transportation will suspend all construction-related lane closures throughout Metro Atlanta and across the state this weekend to aid in the celebration of the figurative end of summer - the Labor Day Holiday.


  12. EPD orders city to clean up dump; could cost $275KRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Http

    The City of Gray has been ordered to clean up a dump site by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division.


  13. First Slice 8/28/14: Committee now SERIOUSLY considering medical marijuana lawRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Taking their sweet time, the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions now appears to be seriously considering a medical marijuana law for Georgia as well as a law that would allow the cultivation of marijuana in Georgia for medical purposes.


  14. Sen. Jack Hill's Views on Transportation IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Peach Pundit

    Sen. Jack Hill recently penned some of his views on a few of the transportation issues in Georgia, with a particular focus upon the 4th Senatorial District that he serves.


  15. New Georgia Poll: Michelle Nunn (D) leading David Perdue (R) in U.S. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 |

    Blake Shelton, Democratic nominee for Georgia's US Senate Michelle Nunn, and Usher attend the 15th Anniversary Kick Off Celebration Of Usher's New Look on July 30th, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.


  16. Throwing drugs from car adds to chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Http

    A bag of meth was recovered from the side of the road after officers saw it tossed from the car.


  17. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    In similar words, that is the theme of the Education Nation Summit, a three-day gathering, which ended Tuesday at the New York Public Library.


  18. Lt. gov. visits Phoenix AirRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

    Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, left, listens to Dent Thompson, vice president and COO of Phoenix Air, talk about the future direction of the company.


  19. Piedmont Housing Villa heads to Sept. 2 vote in DemorestRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Demorest City Council will vote Tuesday on a request from Piedmont College for a mixed-use development on Demorest-Mt.


  20. Georgia lane closures to be lifted for holiday weekendRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia transportation officials plan to suspend many construction-related lane closures for the upcoming holiday weekend.