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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Gator Alumni Fred Ridley Named as the Augusta National ChairmanFormer Florida Gator golfer Fred Ridley will become the Augusta National Chairm
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted an hour ago
Former Florida Gator golfer Fred Ridley will become the Augusta National Chairman when current chairman Billy Payne steps down. Passing the Torch Billy Payne is retiring after 11 years of holding the Augusta National Chairman position. Payne was a... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Former Georgia governor says Confederate symbols need to be put in historical contextto come down but said there needs to be a “complete history” of slavery and the
Savannah Morning News / Posted an hour ago
to come down but said there needs to be a “complete history” of slavery and the Civil War to put them in context. An Augusta state senator said he would like to see that decision-making power in the hands of local governments. In a column... Read more
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Scotsman
Billy Payne to step down as chairman of Augusta Nationalhis off-course behaviour and welcomed the first female members at the home of t
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
his off-course behaviour and welcomed the first female members at the home of the Masters, is stepping down as chairman of Augusta National. Payne, 69, will retire on 16 October and will be replaced by Fred Ridley, a former US Amateur champion who... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
A non-exhaustive list of Adelaide's most infamous cock-upsElectricity Trust of SA took over council-run power systems while Playford's ot
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
Electricity Trust of SA took over council-run power systems while Playford's other plan, to build a power station at Port Augusta, was fulfilled in 1954. Further generation was opened at Port Augusta and the Torrens Island power station near... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Plummer wins record fifth Maine Senior Amateur Championshipwas played at the Woodlands Club, also in Falmouth. The 65-year-old Plummer, w
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
was played at the Woodlands Club, also in Falmouth. The 65-year-old Plummer, who hails from Manchester and plays out of Augusta Country Club in his hometown, was the only player to break par on Wednesday with his 1-under 71 and finished with a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Ridley, former US Amateur champ, to take over at AugustaAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Fred Ridley first came to Augusta National to compete in th
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Fred Ridley first came to Augusta National to compete in the 1976 Masters as the U.S. Amateur champion, and he played the opening round in the traditional pairing with the defending champion, Jack Nicklaus. He will have a new... Read more
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TSN
Teen phenom Henderson headlines CP Women's Openare 13 other Canadians in the field: Hamilton's Alena Sharp, Calgary's Jennifer
TSN / Posted 2 hours ago
are 13 other Canadians in the field: Hamilton's Alena Sharp, Calgary's Jennifer Ha, Hannah Hellyer of Sterling, Ont., Augusta James of Bath, Ont., Charlottetown's Lorie Kane, Maude-Aimee Leblanc of Sherbrooke, Que., Brittany Marchand of... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Division leaders match up...NAACP wants to talk with NFL about Kaepernick...Masters chairman retiresin preseason camp. The winner was expected to have an advantage in the quarterb
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 hours ago
in preseason camp. The winner was expected to have an advantage in the quarterback derby next year to replace Barrett. AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters after 11 years of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Leader of Maine legislative watchdog panel on casino campaign: ‘It smells’the public should have a chance to hear more about the implications if voters a
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
the public should have a chance to hear more about the implications if voters approve it. GOC chairs Sen. Roger Katz, R-Augusta, and Rep. Anne-Marie Mastraccio, D-Sanford, said the review and hearing are designed to shed more light on the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
2 men plead guilty to drug-related killing in Mainemen have pleaded guilty to the robbery and murder of a man who was bound and be
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 hours ago
men have pleaded guilty to the robbery and murder of a man who was bound and beaten in an attempt to steal a drug stash in Augusta, Maine. Damik Davis of New York and Michael McQuade of Augusta pleaded guilty Tuesday to robbery and felony murder... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Billy Payne retires as Masters chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne ruled more with an open mind than an iron fist.
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne ruled more with an open mind than an iron fist. As the sixth chairman of Augusta National Golf Club - and the first with no direct link to co-founders Bobby Jones and Clifford Roberts - he held fast to the heritage... Read more
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EuroNews
Payne retires as Augusta National chairman(Reuters) – Billy Payne, the man who opened the doors of Augusta National to wo
EuroNews / Posted 4 hours ago
(Reuters) – Billy Payne, the man who opened the doors of Augusta National to women members, announced on Wednesday he would retire as chairman of one of the world’s most exclusive golf clubs and home of the U.S. Masters. Payne, who took over from... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Search for missing crew of US destroyer enters third day(Maritime) Datuk Zulkifli Abu Bakar tweeted that three Royal Malaysian Navy (RM
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 hours ago
(Maritime) Datuk Zulkifli Abu Bakar tweeted that three Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) vessels and a Super Lynx helicopter, an Augusta A109 helicopter of the Malaysian Army, an MMEA vessel and several boats of other enforcement agencies had been... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Payne retires as Augusta National chairman(Reuters) - Billy Payne, the man who opened the doors of Augusta National to wo
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 hours ago
(Reuters) - Billy Payne, the man who opened the doors of Augusta National to women members, announced on Wednesday he would retire as chairman of one of the world's most exclusive golf clubs and home of the U.S. Masters. Payne, who took over from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Payne retires as Augusta National chairmanREUTERS: Billy Payne, the man who opened the doors of Augusta National to women
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
REUTERS: Billy Payne, the man who opened the doors of Augusta National to women members, announced on Wednesday he would retire as chairman of one of the world's most exclusive golf clubs and home of the U.S. Masters. Payne, who took over from... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Timeline of Billy Payne's years as Augusta National chairmanA look at key moments involving Billy Payne during his 11 years as chairman at
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 hours ago
A look at key moments involving Billy Payne during his 11 years as chairman at Augusta National Golf Club: 1989 - Plays Augusta National for the first time as a guest of Charlie Yates. 1997 - Invited to join the club, one year after he concludes... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Supplement marketers settle complaint about deceptive salesAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Attorney General Janet Mills says three supplement
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Attorney General Janet Mills says three supplement marketers have settled a complaint filed by her office and the Federal Trade Commission about a deceptive sales campaign. Mills says the federal complaint charged that... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Nick Faldo On The Northern Trust: 'Always Fun To See Who Might Step Up'Trust’s purse of $8.75 million. The immaculately kept Glen Oaks, par 70 and 7,3
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 hours ago
Trust’s purse of $8.75 million. The immaculately kept Glen Oaks, par 70 and 7,350 yards, has been described as sort of “Augusta National of the North” by golf aficionados. And with its wide fairways and slick greens, it might play a bit like... Read more
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CBS Denver
Nick Faldo On The Northern Trust: 'Always Fun To See Who Might Step Up'Trust’s purse of $8.75 million. The immaculately kept Glen Oaks, par 70 and 7,3
CBS Denver / Posted 6 hours ago
Trust’s purse of $8.75 million. The immaculately kept Glen Oaks, par 70 and 7,350 yards, has been described as sort of “Augusta National of the North” by golf aficionados. And with its wide fairways and slick greens, it might play a bit like... Read more
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Al.com
New-look Shoal Creek prepares for another golf major with 2018 U.S. Women's Openjust south of Birmingham. The Magic City may no longer hold the title of footb
Al.com / Posted 6 hours ago
just south of Birmingham. The Magic City may no longer hold the title of football capital of the South, but outside of Augusta, Ga., the home of the Masters, it has few peers in the region as a destination for championship golf. Witness the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SC Firefighter Charged with Setting Woods Fireto a forestland. Back on May 27, the chief of the Hunter's Chapel Fire Departm
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 hours ago
to a forestland. Back on May 27, the chief of the Hunter's Chapel Fire Department went to the intersection of Charleston-Augusta Road and Hunters Chapel Road to respond to a woods fire in progress. A retired Department of Natural Resources... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Racism is wrong says LePage, but so is violent resistanceAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- At the same time he praised protesters for stan
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- At the same time he praised protesters for standing up against racism, Gov. Paul LePage also warned them against letting their convictions lead them to violence. The racial fissures exposed by the white supremacist... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Supplement marketers settle complaint about deceptive salesAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Attorney General Janet Mills says three supplement
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Attorney General Janet Mills says three supplement marketers have settled a complaint filed by her office and the Federal Trade Commission about a deceptive sales campaign. Mills says the federal complaint charged that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Billy Payne retires as Augusta National chairmanAUGUSTA, GA. | Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 hours ago
AUGUSTA, GA. | Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters, ending 11 years of substantial change that included the club having its first female members and playing a leading role in growing the game around the... Read more
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TSN
Payne to retire as Augusta chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. — Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Clu
TSN / Posted 6 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters after 11 years of substantial change that included the club inviting female members and supporting the game's growth with two international amateur... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
2 men plead guilty to drug-related killing in Augustamen have pleaded guilty to the robbery and murder of a man who was bound and be
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 hours ago
men have pleaded guilty to the robbery and murder of a man who was bound and beaten in an attempt to steal a drug stash in Augusta, Maine. Damik Davis of New York and Michael McQuade of Augusta pleaded guilty Tuesday to robbery and felony murder... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Racism is wrong says LePage, but so is violent resistanceAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- At the same time he praised protesters for stan
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- At the same time he praised protesters for standing up against racism, Gov. Paul LePage also warned them against letting their convictions lead them to violence. The racial fissures exposed by the white supremacist... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Nick Faldo On The Northern Trust: 'Always Fun To See Who Might Step Up'Trust’s purse of $8.75 million. The immaculately kept Glen Oaks, par 70 and 7,3
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 7 hours ago
Trust’s purse of $8.75 million. The immaculately kept Glen Oaks, par 70 and 7,350 yards, has been described as sort of “Augusta National of the North” by golf aficionados. And with its wide fairways and slick greens, it might play a bit like... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Billy Payne retiring as Masters, Augusta National chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. — Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters, ending 11 years of substantial change that included the club having its first female members and playing a leading role in growing the game around the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Billy Payne retires as Augusta National and Masters Tournament chairman; Fred Ridley named new chairmanBilly Payne, who welcomed the first female members at Augusta National Golf Clu
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Billy Payne, who welcomed the first female members at Augusta National Golf Club, embraced digital technology to promote the Masters Tournament and sought new ways to grow golf, is stepping down as chairman. Payne, 69, will retire from the position... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Billy Payne retires as Masters chairmanBy DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring a
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 hours ago
By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters after 11 years of substantial change that included the club inviting female members and supporting the game's... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Billy Payne retiring as Masters, Augusta National chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters, ending 11 years of substantial change that included the club having its first female members and playing a leading role in growing the game around the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Billy Payne retiring as Masters, Augusta National chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters, ending 11 years of substantial change that included the club having its first female members and playing a leading role in growing the game around the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Augusta National Golf Club Chairman Billy Payne announces retirementto the official Twitter account for The Masters Tournament, Billy Payne has ann
WALB Albany / Posted 7 hours ago
to the official Twitter account for The Masters Tournament, Billy Payne has announced he is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club. His retirement will begin at the beginning of the Club season on Oct. 16, 2017. Chairman Billy... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Augusta National Golf Club Chairman Billy Payne announces retirementto the official Twitter account for The Masters Tournament, Billy Payne has ann
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 hours ago
to the official Twitter account for The Masters Tournament, Billy Payne has announced he is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club. His retirement will begin at the beginning of the Club season on Oct. 16, 2017. Chairman Billy... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Billy Payne retires as Masters chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Gol
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters after 11 years of substantial change that included the club inviting female members and supporting the game's growth with two international amateur... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Billy Payne retires as Masters chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters, ending 11 years of substantial change that included the club having its first female members and playing a leading role in growing the game around the... Read more
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Island Packet
Doc Redman ready to juggle Clemson career with Masters, other majorsto Clemson to compete for the Tigers in the fall. Redman’s Masters invitation
Island Packet / Posted 7 hours ago
to Clemson to compete for the Tigers in the fall. Redman’s Masters invitation should arrive in December. He played Augusta National last season with the Tigers, but expects an entirely different experience when he plays in the major... Read more
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ajc.com
Payne stepping down as Augusta National chairmanPhil Skinner/pskinner@ajc.comAugusta National Golf Club Chairman Billy Payne sp
ajc.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Phil Skinner/pskinner@ajc.comAugusta National Golf Club Chairman Billy Payne speaks at his annual press conference, this before the 2013 Masters. AUGUSTA – Having drawn the Masters a map to the 21st Century and eventually holding open the door for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Billy Payne retiring as Masters, Augusta National chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National and the Masters, ending 11 years of substantial change that included the club having its first female members and playing a leading role in growing the game around the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Billy Payne’s tenure at Augusta NationalImagesFred Ridley (right), chairman of the club’s competition committee, will B
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 hours ago
ImagesFred Ridley (right), chairman of the club’s competition committee, will Billy Payne as the club chairman -- Augusta's seventh since 1931. Among Payne’s other achievements are two major amateur events, the Latin America Amateur and... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Payne stepping down as Augusta National chairmanPhil Skinner/pskinner@ajc.comAugusta National Golf Club Chairman Billy Payne sp
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Phil Skinner/pskinner@ajc.comAugusta National Golf Club Chairman Billy Payne speaks at his annual press conference, this before the 2013 Masters. AUGUSTA – Having drawn the Masters a map to the 21st Century and eventually holding open the door for... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Billy Payne retires as Masters chairmanBilly Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Maste
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 hours ago
Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters after 11 years of substantial change that included the club inviting female members and supporting the game's growth with two international amateur tournaments. Payne... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Billy Payne retires as Masters chairmanAUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Gol
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 hours ago
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Billy Payne is retiring as chairman of Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters after 11 years of substantial change that included the club inviting female members and supporting the game's growth with two international amateur... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine natural gas provider accidentally gave massive discounts to big customers for yearsPower Co. parent company Avangrid, serves customers in Gorham, Brunswick, Freep
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Power Co. parent company Avangrid, serves customers in Gorham, Brunswick, Freeport, Topsham, Bowdoin, Gorham, Windham and Augusta. The utility has since issued bills to customers seeking to recover those amounts, but regulatory rules limit it to... Read more
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Variety
Wide House, ICM Partners Board Nancy Buirski’s ‘The Rape of Recy Taylor’that empowered the movement in Recy Taylor’s day and continues to fuel our outr
Variety / Posted 12 hours ago
that empowered the movement in Recy Taylor’s day and continues to fuel our outrage today,” explained Clanet. Produced by Augusta Films, the documentary weaves archive footage and gripping testimonies, notably from Recy Taylor, who is 97 years... Read more
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Business Wire
Carvana Launches in Baltimore, Giving the Old Line State a New Way to Buy a Carvehicles to customers in 48 states, and offers free, as-soon-as next-day delive
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
vehicles to customers in 48 states, and offers free, as-soon-as next-day delivery to residents in 36 markets: Atlanta, Augusta (Ga.), Austin (Texas), Birmingham (Ala.), Charlotte (N.C.), Chattanooga (Tenn.), Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland,... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Missions Spotlight: New Life Churchmembers in three locations in the area - one on Bobby Jones Expressway, one on
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
members in three locations in the area - one on Bobby Jones Expressway, one on Lewiston Road in Grovetown and one in North Augusta. Matthews said it's been about 10 years since church members first visited Kenya, and there have been numerous trips... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
District names finalists for Teacher of the Yearmath/coordinate algebra teacher has been with the school for the past three yea
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
math/coordinate algebra teacher has been with the school for the past three years having taught in Richmond County and Augusta Technical College, among others. "There are so many great teachers at Grovetown Middle School that I am truly... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Weatherill: ‘They’ll have you for breakfast’PREMIER Jay Weatherill has dared the Federal Government to block a $110 million
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 14 hours ago
PREMIER Jay Weatherill has dared the Federal Government to block a $110 million loan banked on to finance Port Augusta’s $650 million solar thermal plant. Mr Weatherill told reporters on Wednesday the Port Augusta community would have the Federal... Read more
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