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The Daily Jeffersonian
Warren SmithMr. Smith served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a far
Warren Smith
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
Mr. Smith served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a farmer, he had raised beef, hogs and dairy. He was a school bus driver for East Guernsey School District for 27 years and had been a Wills Township Trustee for three terms.... Read more
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ajc.com
Stone Mountain refugees report by Daily Caller wrong, city saysOfficials in Stone Mountain are debunking an online report claiming the small c
Stone Mountain refugees report by Daily Caller wrong, city says
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
Officials in Stone Mountain are debunking an online report claiming the small city has recently taken in more Syrian refugees than New York City and Los Angeles combined. The Daily Caller said the DeKalb County town had taken in 72 refugees fleeing... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Kempner: Cash loop feeds pricey dreams at Atlanta airportSept. 22--The honchos at the Atlanta airport are becoming adept at spending jum
Kempner: Cash loop feeds pricey dreams at Atlanta airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
Sept. 22--The honchos at the Atlanta airport are becoming adept at spending jumbo loads of passenger money on projects with surprisingly big price tags. Like the latest plan to drop nearly a third of a billion dollars to ensure the airport's growing... Read more
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Sun Star
Officials, workers of barangays allied with Team Rama have not received payASSOCIATION of Ba-rangay Council (ABC) Cebu City president Philip Zafra questio
Officials, workers of barangays allied with Team Rama have not received pay
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
ASSOCIATION of Ba-rangay Council (ABC) Cebu City president Philip Zafra questioned why the honoraria of barangay workers from villages that are not allied with the present administration have not been released yet. Zafra said Team Rama-allied... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Danielsville annexes ag center siteDanielsville’s city council voted to annex the 20.29-acre site of the future Ma
Danielsville annexes ag center site
The Madison County Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Danielsville’s city council voted to annex the 20.29-acre site of the future Madison County agricultural center into the city at its regular business meeting Sept. 12. The site is adjacent to the high school sports complex, which was recently annexed... Read more
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ajc.com
Marietta approves townhome communityA 72-unit townhome community was approved recently by the Marietta City Council
Marietta approves townhome community
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
A 72-unit townhome community was approved recently by the Marietta City Council. Tyler Chandler Homes will be the contractor for the gated 8.9-acre development at 1400 Powder Springs Road at County Services Parkway. Only five percent of the units... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Council authorizes land purchaseCouncil authorized the purchase of two parcels on City View Avenue from Wanda M
Council authorizes land purchase
The Marietta Times / Posted 11 days ago
Council authorized the purchase of two parcels on City View Avenue from Wanda Mae Hazelwood, formerly Burke, of Florida, for $5,000. "We purchased most of the surrounding properties on that hilltop in 2014," said Paul Bertam, city law director.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Marietta to buy lot for Water Treatment Plant expansionCouncil authorized the purchase of two parcels on City View Avenue from Wanda M
Marietta to buy lot for Water Treatment Plant expansion
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Council authorized the purchase of two parcels on City View Avenue from Wanda Mae Hazelwood, formerly Burke, of Florida, for $5,000. "We purchased most of the surrounding properties on that hilltop in 2014," said Paul Bertam, city law director.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Strategies to fight blight discussed"We're not there to cause (a homeowner) a hardship, we're there to work with yo
Strategies to fight blight discussed
The Marietta Times / Posted 13 days ago
"We're not there to cause (a homeowner) a hardship, we're there to work with you and get your property up to code," said Kim Conrath, code enforcement officer for the city of Cambridge, during the code enforcement and blight forum held by Sarah Snow,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Favede impresses voter with experienceLetters to the Editor What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage
Favede impresses voter with experience
The Marietta Times / Posted 15 days ago
Letters to the Editor What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage you to share it with our readers by writing a Letter to the Editor. Submit your letter online with our Virtual Newsroom. I am so impressed with Ginny Favede. Favede is... Read more
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ajc.com
Ways to remember 9/11 in metro AtlantaThis year marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11 terrorists attacks on
Ways to remember 9/11 in metro Atlanta
ajc.com / Posted 17 days ago
This year marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11 terrorists attacks on the World Trade Center. Communities around metro Atlanta are holding a number of commemorative events, worship services and tributes leading up to and on Sept.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Treatment plant bids close to estimates"We were extremely pleased with the bids that came in after we advertised on Au
Treatment plant bids close to estimates
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
"We were extremely pleased with the bids that came in after we advertised on Aug. 19," said Tucker in the water and sewer committee meeting. "Our estimate for engineering costs was for a total of $6,600,000 with a $34,000 contingency and the bids... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Marietta City Council pleased by wastewater treatment plant renovation bids"We were extremely pleased with the bids that came in after we advertised on Au
Marietta City Council pleased by wastewater treatment plant renovation bids
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
"We were extremely pleased with the bids that came in after we advertised on Aug. 19," said Tucker in the water and sewer committee meeting. "Our estimate for engineering costs was for a total of $6,600,000 with a $34,000 contingency and the bids... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Boy Scouts of America set membership drive for TuesdayScout Executive Dale Musgrave said elementary schools throughout the region wil
Boy Scouts of America set membership drive for Tuesday
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
Scout Executive Dale Musgrave said elementary schools throughout the region will hold Scout Sign-Up Day starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The events will be held at public elementary schools in Barbour, Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Jackson, Lewis,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Grant sought for senior playgroundJane Jones, of Marietta, appeared again before council members to discuss her p
Grant sought for senior playground
The Marietta Times / Posted 20 days ago
Jane Jones, of Marietta, appeared again before council members to discuss her proposal for a senior playground. Jones had spoken to council on July 26 to pitch the idea. The playground would provide wheelchair-accessible and low impact exercise... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Around Townofficials to meet The Village of Beverly committee meetings for September will
Around Town
The Marietta Times / Posted 21 days ago
officials to meet The Village of Beverly committee meetings for September will be held at 7 p.m. today. Council will be discussing the establishment of an alley off of Jenison Street. The regular council meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Sept.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Huge tree falls on 2nd St."I was just coming down Second Street and out of the corner of my eye, I saw wh
Huge tree falls on 2nd St.
The Marietta Times / Posted 24 days ago
"I was just coming down Second Street and out of the corner of my eye, I saw what I thought was a tree limb falling," recalled Dixon. "By the time I looked, it was on me." The tree was by the northbound lane while Dixon was traveling south but the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Police chief hurt in traffic crashThe Marietta Times Marietta Police Chief Rodney Hupp was in surgery at Grant M
Police chief hurt in traffic crash
The Marietta Times / Posted 24 days ago
The Marietta Times Marietta Police Chief Rodney Hupp was in surgery at Grant Medical Center in Columbus Friday following an on-duty crash at the intersection of Pike and Wayne streets Thursday night. Upon leaving Marietta City Council's regular... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Police Chief Hupp injured in crashUpon leaving Marietta City Council's regular meeting Hupp reportedly responded
Police Chief Hupp injured in crash
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
Upon leaving Marietta City Council's regular meeting Hupp reportedly responded to a call at 9:30 p.m. of a man drunkenly brandishing a weapon in the Mexican restaurant, Las Trancas, in the Lafayette Shopping Center. "A man came in drunk and wanted a... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Patrolman promoted to sergeantmy administration I have been pleased with," said Police Chief Rodney Hupp. "An
Patrolman promoted to sergeant
The Marietta Times / Posted 25 days ago
my administration I have been pleased with," said Police Chief Rodney Hupp. "And Rhett has an incredible work ethic." Councilman Tom Vukovic, D-4th Ward, was pleased with the ceremony being held during a regular council meeting. "I think this... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta commission OKs historic district near TechThe Atlanta Urban Design Commission, a city agency charged with overseeing hist
Atlanta commission OKs historic district near Tech
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
The Atlanta Urban Design Commission, a city agency charged with overseeing historic buildings and districts, has approved the nomination of a historic area near Georgia Tech that includes the former Engineer’s Bookstore building. The commission... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marietta to unveil redesigned website"Seven years is pretty old for a website, although it's served its purpose as p
Marietta to unveil redesigned website
The Marietta Times / Posted a month ago
"Seven years is pretty old for a website, although it's served its purpose as people mainly visit the site for information about the city and city government," said Scott Steinel, information systems hardware and software administrator. He said... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
No decision yet on police chiefThree weeks after three finalists for Statesboro police chief were introduced t
No decision yet on police chief
Statesboro Herald / Posted a month ago
Three weeks after three finalists for Statesboro police chief were introduced to the public and interviewed by a special panel, city officials have not announced a decision. When asked this week, Mayor Jan Moore and Deputy City Manager Robert... Read more

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