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ajc.com
Showers to the north, rain to taper offof us though will not be dealing with that,” Minton said. Temperatures were 64
Showers to the north, rain to taper off
ajc.com / Posted 5 hours ago
of us though will not be dealing with that,” Minton said. Temperatures were 64 degrees in Atlanta, 60 degrees in Blairsville and 65 degrees in Griffin just before 6:30 a.m. Atlanta temperatures will increase to the 70s and remain there... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Thunderstorms moving through north Georgia Monday eveningto move south, Burns said there’s a risk of a line of showers developing in nor
Thunderstorms moving through north Georgia Monday evening
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 15 hours ago
to move south, Burns said there’s a risk of a line of showers developing in northeastern Georgia around the Gainesville-Blairsville area around 11 p.m. The front will be very slow moving and will linger through the morning hours, ushering in... Read more
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ajc.com
Damaging wind, lightning, storms likely to...calm around 11 p.m. Rain won’t, however, chill temperatures. Temperatures wer
Damaging wind, lightning, storms likely to...
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
calm around 11 p.m. Rain won’t, however, chill temperatures. Temperatures were 68 degrees in Atlanta, 59 degrees in Blairsville and 63 degrees in Griffin just before 6:40 a.m. Atlanta will reach its high of 82 degrees by 3 p.m. » Check the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Therapy pets help college students cope with stressvery relaxing, especially right before I had to go to math class,” Long said.
Therapy pets help college students cope with stress
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
very relaxing, especially right before I had to go to math class,” Long said. The feeling is mutual, said Julie Baker of Blairsville. Baker's 2-year-old golden retriever, Marley, lapped up the attention and ended up on his back enjoying belly... Read more
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ajc.com
Temperature could reach record highit’s going to warm up quite a bit this afternoon too,” Minton said. Temperatur
Temperature could reach record high
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
it’s going to warm up quite a bit this afternoon too,” Minton said. Temperatures were 64 degrees in Atlanta, 53 degrees in Blairsville and 60 degrees in Griffin just after 6 a.m. They will break into the 80s by noon and reach 87 degrees by 3... Read more
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ajc.com
Sprinkles in some metro Atlanta spots,...day,” Minton said. And the wet weather won’t lead to lower temperatures. Temp
Sprinkles in some metro Atlanta spots,...
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
day,” Minton said. And the wet weather won’t lead to lower temperatures. Temps were 66 degrees in Atlanta, 61 degrees in Blairsville and 66 degrees in Griffin just before 6:30 a.m. Thursday’s high is 81 degrees for Atlanta, and Friday... Read more
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TribLIVE
Factory employee took pride in worktogether raising a family. Later in life, after they had moved to South Greens
Factory employee took pride in work
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
together raising a family. Later in life, after they had moved to South Greensburg, Mr. Smartnick would drive 22 miles to Blairsville to lend a hand with his son Leslie's excavating and contracting business. “He liked working outside, just to... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta faces marginal risk of damaging wind, hail, lightning...it will not be of the same nature.” Much of Wednesday will stay dry outside of
Atlanta faces marginal risk of damaging wind, hail, lightning...
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
it will not be of the same nature.” Much of Wednesday will stay dry outside of isolated showers expected about 1 p.m. in Blairsville and 8 p.m. in Atlanta and western Georgia counties. “It’s certainly not going to be widespread,” Minton... Read more
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ajc.com
Isolated showers on the way, temps to climb...and into the afternoon. Showers won’t cool the weather though. Temperatures w
Isolated showers on the way, temps to climb...
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
and into the afternoon. Showers won’t cool the weather though. Temperatures were 62 degrees in Atlanta, 54 degrees in Blairsville and 57 degrees in Griffin just before 6:20 a.m. Tuesday. Temps will increase to the low 80s by 3 p.m. And the... Read more
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ajc.com
Isolated showers on the waystart out light and increase between 10 and 15 mph around 1 p.m. Temperatures
Isolated showers on the way
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
start out light and increase between 10 and 15 mph around 1 p.m. Temperatures were 63 degrees in Atlanta, 49 degrees in Blairsville and 58 degrees in Griffin just before 6:30 a.m. Atlanta temps will increase to 78 degrees by 4pm. And isolated... Read more
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8d
WBNG Binghamton
Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash in Pennsylvaniawas killed when he hit a vehicle head-on in Derry Township. The Westmoreland C
Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash in Pennsylvania
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 8 days ago
was killed when he hit a vehicle head-on in Derry Township. The Westmoreland County Coroner's Office says Chad M. Gates of Blairsville was riding his motorcycle shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday when he struck a Jeep Cherokee. He was pronounced dead at... Read more
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8d
TribLIVE
Pine-Richland’s Freyvogel wins developmental golf tour eventfrom the first tee during the PIAA West Region Golf Championships on Monday, Oc
Pine-Richland’s Freyvogel wins developmental golf tour event
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
from the first tee during the PIAA West Region Golf Championships on Monday, Oct. 19, 2015, at Tom's Run Golf Course in Blairsville. Top high school sports• Thanks to Hempfield co-op, Jeannette's Spino gets chance to excel on track• Gorman:... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
1 man dead after head-on motorcycle collisionOne man is dead after a head-on motorcycle collision in Blairsville Sunday afte
1 man dead after head-on motorcycle collision
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
One man is dead after a head-on motorcycle collision in Blairsville Sunday afternoon. Chad M. Gates, 29, was traveling south on Route 982 in Derry Township when he collided head-on with a Jeep Cherokee. Gates did not have a helmet on and was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Blairsville man killed in motorcycle accident | TribLIVE Neighborhoods A Blairsville man died Sunday afternoon when his
Blairsville man killed in motorcycle accident
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods A Blairsville man died Sunday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a vehicle in Derry Township. Chad M. Gates, 29, was... Read more
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8d
TribLIVE
Egypt leader urges people to defend state ahead of protestswill be made in a blog post or in an article. Penguins notebook: Capitals next
Egypt leader urges people to defend state ahead of protests
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
will be made in a blog post or in an article. Penguins notebook: Capitals next on radar in 2nd round of playoffs Blairsville man killed in motorcycle accident Daily images from... Read more
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8d
ajc.com
Weather | More sunshine to warm Atlantans this week2 Action News meteorologist Brian Monahan said. Temperatures at 1 p.m. Sunday
Weather | More sunshine to warm Atlantans this week
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
2 Action News meteorologist Brian Monahan said. Temperatures at 1 p.m. Sunday were 71 degrees in Atlanta, 69 degrees in Blairsville and 71 degrees in Griffin. On Monday and Tuesday a slim chance of showers is expected, but the week through... Read more
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11d
ajc.com
Heavy rain in Gwinnett slows, light showers in metro Atlantathe cloud cover here,” Channel 2 meteorologist Karen Minton said. Temperatures
Heavy rain in Gwinnett slows, light showers in metro Atlanta
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
the cloud cover here,” Channel 2 meteorologist Karen Minton said. Temperatures were 62 degrees in Atlanta, 57 degrees in Blairsville and 61 degrees in Griffin just before 6:30 a.m. Heavier rain could start to impact metro Atlanta by 1 p.m. and... Read more
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12d
ajc.com
Isolated showers ahead, risk of severe...will climb through mid- and upper 70s throughout the day. Temperatures were 57
Isolated showers ahead, risk of severe...
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
will climb through mid- and upper 70s throughout the day. Temperatures were 57 degrees in Atlanta, 59 degrees in Blairsville and 48 degrees in Griffin just before 6:40 a.m. By 5 p.m., metro residents may have to dodge a few isolated... Read more
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12d
The Leader-Herald
Ida Rose Brottlovingly missed by her family: daughter, Karen (husband Michael) Prutzman of Be
Ida Rose Brott
The Leader-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
lovingly missed by her family: daughter, Karen (husband Michael) Prutzman of Berlin, Maryland; son, Frank (wife Susan) of Blairsville, GA; her sister, Eileen Koloya of Hopatcong, N.J.; sister-in-law, Gladys Brennan of Ramsey, N.J.; brother-in-law,... Read more
13d
ajc.com
Clouds increase ahead of showers, temps to...high level clouds Wednesday, according to Channel 2 Action News. Temperatures
Clouds increase ahead of showers, temps to...
ajc.com / Posted 13 days ago
high level clouds Wednesday, according to Channel 2 Action News. Temperatures were 64 degrees in Atlanta, 54 degrees in Blairsville and 56 degrees in Griffin just before 8:10 a.m. Rain will develop for Friday and bring in cooler temperatures.... Read more
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13d
TribLIVE
Police arrest Indiana County woman who overdosed with son, 2, in carwith the child. Price was taken to Indiana Regional Medical Service for treatm
Police arrest Indiana County woman who overdosed with son, 2, in car
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
with the child. Price was taken to Indiana Regional Medical Service for treatment and was arraigned late Monday before Blairsville District Judge Jennifer Rega. Her preliminary hearing is scheduled April 27 before Indiana District Judge Guy... Read more
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14d
The Martinsburg Journal
Lucas Oil Series on its waydirt-racing world last season after banking many of the big money races on his
Lucas Oil Series on its way
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 14 days ago
dirt-racing world last season after banking many of the big money races on his way to a 23-win championship season. The Blairsville, Georgia, pilot has already scored 10 wins in 2016 and is one of the favorites to leave Maryland with the... Read more
15d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bloomquist avoids flats, ends brief Batesville skidchance it, so I focused on staying middle to low on the race track and be sure
Bloomquist avoids flats, ends brief Batesville skid
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
chance it, so I focused on staying middle to low on the race track and be sure to finish the race." Jonathan Davenport of Blairsville, Ga., challenged Bloomquist on each restart after the multiple cautions, but each time he was quickly turned... Read more
15d
The Chattanoogan
Lee Softball Sweeps Christian Brothers With 8-1 Win Sundaywhile striking out six batters to earn the victory in her final home game of a
Lee Softball Sweeps Christian Brothers With 8-1 Win Sunday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
while striking out six batters to earn the victory in her final home game of a brilliant four-year career. The native of Blairsville, Ga. will leave as the all-time career strikeouts leader in program history. Dagnan drilled two home runs, a... Read more
17d
TribLIVE
Trib sells Valley Independent to Mid Mon Valley PublishingTrib sold the Connellsville Daily Courier, the Kittanning Leader Times, the Lau
Trib sells Valley Independent to Mid Mon Valley Publishing
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
Trib sold the Connellsville Daily Courier, the Kittanning Leader Times, the Laurel Group of community weeklies and The Blairsville Dispatch last year to West Penn Media Inc., an affiliate of Sample Media Group. The Valley Independent began... Read more
18d
ajc.com
Rain and gusty winds aheadwill increase to 60 degrees and continue increasing to the mid-60s. Temps were
Rain and gusty winds ahead
ajc.com / Posted 18 days ago
will increase to 60 degrees and continue increasing to the mid-60s. Temps were 54 degrees in Atlanta, 51 degrees in Blairsville and 51 degrees in Griffin just before 6 a.m. “We’re going to be warming it up over the weekend,” Minton... Read more
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ajc.com
Damp roads and patchy drizzle persistsget up to 20 mph Thursday, keeping temperatures cooler in metro Atlanta. Temps
Damp roads and patchy drizzle persists
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
get up to 20 mph Thursday, keeping temperatures cooler in metro Atlanta. Temps were 57 degrees in Atlanta, 54 degrees in Blairsville and 56 degrees in Griffin just before 6:45 a.m. The high for Thursday is 60 degrees, and that will drop to the... Read more
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19d
TribLIVE
Police arrest couple in Indiana burglaryassault, harassment and disorderly conduct. He was ordered held in the Indiana
Police arrest couple in Indiana burglary
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
assault, harassment and disorderly conduct. He was ordered held in the Indiana County jail following arraignment before Blairsville District Judge Jennifer Rega after failing to post $10,000 bail. A preliminary hearing is pending. Spiaggi is... Read more
20d
ajc.com
Clouds and chilly temps linger, showers laterus cool,” Channel 2 Action News meteorologist Karen Minton said. Temperatures
Clouds and chilly temps linger, showers later
ajc.com / Posted 20 days ago
us cool,” Channel 2 Action News meteorologist Karen Minton said. Temperatures were 58 degrees in Atlanta, 41 degrees in Blairsville and 46 degrees in Griffin just before 6:30 a.m. Temps will increase to the upper 60s by 4 p.m., and throughout... Read more
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21d
ajc.com
Drizzle, wet roads early; afternoon showers...noon, peeks of sun will pop up, but skies will stay mostly cloudy. Temperature
Drizzle, wet roads early; afternoon showers...
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
noon, peeks of sun will pop up, but skies will stay mostly cloudy. Temperatures were 60 degrees in Atlanta, 56 degrees in Blairsville and 60 degrees in Griffin just before 6 a.m. Temps will reach the low 70s by 3 p.m. then cool through the week... Read more
21d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, REV. DR. DAVID C. STONE, Youngstown, Ohio(Bonnie) Stone of Austintown; his stepchildren, Carol Sparks of Phoenixville, P
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, REV. DR. DAVID C. STONE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 21 days ago
(Bonnie) Stone of Austintown; his stepchildren, Carol Sparks of Phoenixville, Pa., Terry and Vickie Harper-Cridlebaugh of Blairsville, Pa., Bruce and Paula Cridlebaugh of Monroeville, Pa. and Susie Layne of Monroeville; his sister, Susan (John)... Read more
21d
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
18 months later, arrest made in man's death by swordTyron Howard, District Attorney Patrick Dougherty said Monday. Police said How
18 months later, arrest made in man's death by sword
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 21 days ago
Tyron Howard, District Attorney Patrick Dougherty said Monday. Police said Howard, 37, was found dead in an apartment in Blairsville in October 2014, and a sword with a 22-inch blade was recovered. District Attorney Patrick Dougherty holds a... Read more
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22d
WPXI Pittsburgh
Man charged in drug-related sword slaying caseconspiracy in the October 2014 death of 37-year-old Tyron Howard. Police said
Man charged in drug-related sword slaying case
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 22 days ago
conspiracy in the October 2014 death of 37-year-old Tyron Howard. Police said Howard's body was found in an apartment in Blairsville, about 45 miles east of Pittsburgh. A sword with a 22-inch blade was recovered. Authorities said at the time... Read more
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22d
TribLIVE
Man arrested on charges of killing Blairsville man in 2014 | TribLIVE Neighborhoods A Blair County man is being held without bond on
Man arrested on charges of killing Blairsville man in 2014
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods A Blair County man is being held without bond on charges that he used a sword to kill a Blairsville man... Read more
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22d
ajc.com
Dry for now, overnight showers to comeonly isolated sprinkles and clouds will remain in metro Atlanta. Temperatures
Dry for now, overnight showers to come
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
only isolated sprinkles and clouds will remain in metro Atlanta. Temperatures were 50 degrees in Atlanta, 48 degrees in Blairsville and 49 degrees in Griffin just after 6:40 a.m. The high off the East Coast will continue pumping south and... Read more
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23d
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Comets’ Ritsick, Spartans’ Lapotsky repeat selections to All-State TeamSo., 16.4 Dayna Rouse, Ellis School, 6-0, Sr., 25.3 Emma Spinelli, Shade, 5-4
Comets’ Ritsick, Spartans’ Lapotsky repeat selections to All-State Team
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
So., 16.4 Dayna Rouse, Ellis School, 6-0, Sr., 25.3 Emma Spinelli, Shade, 5-4, Sr., 19.2 Third team Rena Enterline, Blairsville, 5-7, So., 22.0 Tracey Goodman, Phil-Mont Christian, 6-2, Sr., 15.5 Lexi Griggs, Vincentian, 5-11, Sr.,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Three from area picked for all-state girls basketballSo., 16.4 Dayna Rouse, Ellis School, 6-0, Sr., 25.3 Emma Spinelli, Shade, 5-4
Three from area picked for all-state girls basketball
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
So., 16.4 Dayna Rouse, Ellis School, 6-0, Sr., 25.3 Emma Spinelli, Shade, 5-4, Sr., 19.2 Third team Rena Enterline, Blairsville, 5-7, So., 22.0 Tracey Goodman, Phil-Mont Christian, 6-2, Sr., 15.5 Lexi Griggs, Vincentian, 5-11, Sr.,... Read more
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ajc.com
4 places worth a trip OTPover 20 million daffodils blooming from March thru mid-April. For hiking and h
4 places worth a trip OTP
ajc.com / Posted 23 days ago
over 20 million daffodils blooming from March thru mid-April. For hiking and history: Mountain Crossings at Walasi-Yi Blairsville calls to outdoor connoisseurs, with magnificent waterfalls and hikes du jour. In the midst of Mother Nature’s... Read more
25d
ajc.com
Gusty, windy and coolinto the low 40s Saturday and the upper 30s Sunday, bringing patchy frost in me
Gusty, windy and cool
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
into the low 40s Saturday and the upper 30s Sunday, bringing patchy frost in metro Atlanta. Temperatures were 50 degrees in Atlanta, 43 degrees in Blairsville and 51 degrees in Griffin just after 6:20 a.m. » Check the full forecast and track chan... Read more
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ajc.com
Overnight storms bring down trees, power linesthe area. But there will be few lasting signs of the storms Thursday aside fro
Overnight storms bring down trees, power lines
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
the area. But there will be few lasting signs of the storms Thursday aside from gusty winds and a few light showers in Blairsville and other northern areas. “New this morning, the big storms are all gone,” Channel 2 Action News meteorologist... Read more
27d
ajc.com
Atlanta weather | Downpour likely and damaging winds possible...winds were moving through Atlanta at 10 mph just after 6:15 a.m. Temperatures
Atlanta weather | Downpour likely and damaging winds possible...
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
winds were moving through Atlanta at 10 mph just after 6:15 a.m. Temperatures were 48 degrees in Atlanta, 43 degrees in Blairsville and 46 degrees in Griffin. Those temperatures will increase to the mid-60s around 3 p.m. before they start to... Read more
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27d
The Post-Journal
Brenda Sue "Sis" McAdoo& grandchild, she is survived by two sisters, Shelley (John) Whittaker of James
Brenda Sue "Sis" McAdoo
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
& grandchild, she is survived by two sisters, Shelley (John) Whittaker of Jamestown and Debra (Clifford) Allison of Blairsville, Pa., and two brothers, Robert McAdoo and Calvin McAdoo both of Jamestown, along with several aunts, uncles,... Read more
27d
TribLIVE
Man jailed on charges of setting fire to White Township homecounts of risking a catastrophe, criminal mischief, dangerous burning and disor
Man jailed on charges of setting fire to White Township home
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
counts of risking a catastrophe, criminal mischief, dangerous burning and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned before Blairsville District Judge Jennifer L. Rega and placed in the Indiana County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bond. Wilson is... Read more
28d
ajc.com
Atlanta weather | Wind sweeps city, temps on downward trendthough still dipping into the 30s, should start to rebound Sunday with a 65-deg
Atlanta weather | Wind sweeps city, temps on downward trend
ajc.com / Posted 28 days ago
though still dipping into the 30s, should start to rebound Sunday with a 65-degree high. Temperatures were 56 degrees in Atlanta, 48 degrees in Blairsville and 53 degrees in Griffin just before 5:40 a.m. » Check the full forecast and track ch... Read more
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28d
The Chattanoogan
Lee Softball Wins Over West Alabama 8-4circle for the Lady Flames, pitched all seven innings and struck out 11 batters
Lee Softball Wins Over West Alabama 8-4
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
circle for the Lady Flames, pitched all seven innings and struck out 11 batters for her seventh victory of the season. The Blairsville, Ga. native allowed four runs (three earned) on four hits and danced around seven walks. At the plate it was Nia... Read more
29d
ajc.com
Atlanta weather | Warm-up before cold front and wind hithighs will cool to the upper 60s before dropping to the upper 50s Friday. Temp
Atlanta weather | Warm-up before cold front and wind hit
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
highs will cool to the upper 60s before dropping to the upper 50s Friday. Temps were 49 degrees in Atlanta, 35 degrees in Blairsville and 39 degrees in Griffin just before 5:50 a.m. “By the time we get to 3 O’clock, we’re sitting in the 70s,”... Read more
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29d
ajc.com
Sunny and mild ahead of cold fronts on the way in metro Atlantahigh, according to Channel 2 Action News meteorologists. Temperatures were 69
Sunny and mild ahead of cold fronts on the way in metro Atlanta
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
high, according to Channel 2 Action News meteorologists. Temperatures were 69 degrees in Atlanta, 64 degrees in Blairsville and 70 degrees in Griffin just before 5:30 p.m. Sunday. And wind gusts were down from 25 to 7 mph by early... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Irwin stars in close callmade us work for it." The game capped Wozniak's career in a more positive way
Irwin stars in close call
Altoona Mirror / Posted a month ago
made us work for it." The game capped Wozniak's career in a more positive way than her final game at Portage, a loss to Blairsville in the District 6 Class A quarterfinals. The setback left the Lady Mustangs one game short of the PIAA playoffs a... Read more
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ajc.com
Heavy rain starting to slow in metro Atlanta, flood risk still...3 inches of rain since midnight, Channel 2 meteorologists said. Temperatures w
Heavy rain starting to slow in metro Atlanta, flood risk still...
ajc.com / Posted 1 months ago
3 inches of rain since midnight, Channel 2 meteorologists said. Temperatures were 64 degrees in Atlanta, 59 degrees in Blairsville and 62 degrees in Griffin just after 6:30 a.m. A cold front will move from the west to the east later Friday. »... Read more
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TribLIVE
Slain Westmoreland officers’ names to be added to memorialwill be added to the memorial. Five of those officers are from the area, accord
Slain Westmoreland officers’ names to be added to memorial
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
will be added to the memorial. Five of those officers are from the area, according to the Officer Down Memorial Page. • Blairsville Police Chief William H. Ginter, 50, died Dec. 14, 1903, after contracting smallpox when he buried the body of a... Read more
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