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Athens Banner-Herald
Yarbrough: Legislative leader's past should haunt himMork from Ork. Nanoo! Nanoo!” Alas, Rogers didn’t find that remark funny. “My
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Mork from Ork. Nanoo! Nanoo!” Alas, Rogers didn’t find that remark funny. “My problem with the quote is that in this age of electronic media it will be attributed to me forever, long after people realize it was in jest,” he sniffed. He should be... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Lincoln County added to historic trailLincoln County leaders officially unveiled two informational markers dedicating
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Lincoln County leaders officially unveiled two informational markers dedicating the county to the Jefferson Davis Heritage Trail. Members of the Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails, Lincoln County Development Authority, chamber of commerce and... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Trade case weighs whether protection will save or sink US solar industry-- Two solar manufacturers are begging the federal government for help, arguing
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
-- Two solar manufacturers are begging the federal government for help, arguing that without protection from a flood of cheap imports, the United States risks losing its own domestic solar industry. But as they made their arguments before a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
FBI agents went undercover in Florida's capital for the 'biggest investigation in years'outside the spiffy Power Plant Cafe in the city’s new central park. Relaxed, wi
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
outside the spiffy Power Plant Cafe in the city’s new central park. Relaxed, with shirt collar open, he chatted up the head of the local Community Redevelopment Agency, spinning his grand plans to redevelop a not-yet-gentrified block in the shadow... Read more
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ajc.com
More students sign on with Georgia’s ‘German apprentice’ programTy TagamiFranklin Holmes of Newton County captures the moment as son Steven sig
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Ty TagamiFranklin Holmes of Newton County captures the moment as son Steven signs his commitment to attend the GA CATT program, known as the "German apprentice" program because it's based on that country's apprenticeship system. It’s still tiny but... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens businessman given spot on rural churches boardBrian Brodrick is celebrating an appointment to the advisory board of Historic
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Brian Brodrick is celebrating an appointment to the advisory board of Historic Rural Churches of Georgia. A member of Jackson Spalding since 1997, Brodrick established the Athens, Ga., office in 2004 and oversees all business operations... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Chamber Of Commerce Launches Search For New President And CEOThe Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce has begun the search for a new president an
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
The Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce has begun the search for a new president and CEO. Here is the job description: Located in Southeast Tennessee near the corners of Georgia and Alabama, Chattanooga-Hamilton County has a growing population of... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 100 Most Influential Republican WomenIndeed, they are leading GOP voices at a time when the party is trying to reach
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
Indeed, they are leading GOP voices at a time when the party is trying to reach women voters through a variety of channels — politics, media, business, and academics. These women are self-styled pioneers who, despite their varied public roles, share... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Why Latinos are leaving some Southern countieswere going to get rounded up and put in jail." Friends in the tightknit communi
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
were going to get rounded up and put in jail." Friends in the tightknit community disappeared overnight, leaving homes full of furniture and cars in driveways, Mendoza and other residents said. The law, intended to "stem and reverse the flow of... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
‘Porchfest’ coming next monthThe Brewton Chamber of Commerce is looking to create a new signature event – Po
The Brewton Standard / Posted 7 days ago
The Brewton Chamber of Commerce is looking to create a new signature event – Porchfest. Set for Sept. 16, from 4-9 p.m. on Belleville Avenue, the concept is to offer a night of community and celebration by bringing live music to the porches of more... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Rabun County braces for massive eclipse crowdsCLAYTON, Ga. -- North Georgia is preparing for the upcoming solar eclipse and t
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
CLAYTON, Ga. -- North Georgia is preparing for the upcoming solar eclipse and they expect it to be a once in a lifetime event. 11Alive is in Rabun County - one of a small group of Georgia locations in the path of eclipse totality. Downtown Clayton,... Read more
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WALB Albany
ASOS to create more than 1,600 jobs in Fulton CountyNathan Deal today announced that ASOS, a leading online global fashion and beau
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Nathan Deal today announced that ASOS, a leading online global fashion and beauty retailer, will establish an East Coast e-commerce fulfillment center in Union City, creating more than 1,600 jobs and investing more than $40 million in Fulton County... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
ASOS to create more than 1,600 jobs in Fulton CountyNathan Deal today announced that ASOS, a leading online global fashion and beau
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
Nathan Deal today announced that ASOS, a leading online global fashion and beauty retailer, will establish an East Coast e-commerce fulfillment center in Union City, creating more than 1,600 jobs and investing more than $40 million in Fulton County... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Aug. 7-11 Donald Kane, State Farm: 5506 Hwy. 153 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
Donald Kane, State Farm: 5506 Hwy. 153 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Family Justice Center: 5705 Uptain Rd . . . . . . .... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Deputies say Westminster man arrested after sexual assault of two 15-oldsECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of t
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
ECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipseSC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipse Eclipse totality path (file/FOX Carolina) South Carolina is one of 14... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Sheriff: Gaffney man wanted after sex assault, kidnappingECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of t
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
ECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipseSC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipse Eclipse totality path (file/FOX Carolina) South Carolina is one of 14... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Police investigating shooting in GreenvilleECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of t
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
ECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipseSC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipse Eclipse totality path (file/FOX Carolina) South Carolina is one of 14... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Upstate woman charged in sex assault of teenECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of t
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
ECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipseSC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipse Eclipse totality path (file/FOX Carolina) South Carolina is one of 14... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Disney hires Carolina residents for work-from-home positionsECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of t
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
ECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipseSC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipse Eclipse totality path (file/FOX Carolina) South Carolina is one of 14... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Court docs: Settlement in Tucker Hipps lawsuit to go before judgeECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of t
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
ECLIPSESC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipseSC emergency officials issue warnings for residents, visitors ahead of total eclipse Eclipse totality path (file/FOX Carolina) South Carolina is one of 14... Read more
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Philly.com
What to expect as the latest immigration debate unfoldsPresident Trump’s embrace of a Senate proposal to sharply restrict legal immigr
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
President Trump’s embrace of a Senate proposal to sharply restrict legal immigration to the United States is the latest iteration of a bitter political debate going back to the 1980s when Congress first attempted to clamp down on illegal... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Young professionals to help Milledgeville community50 young professionals will soon be coming to Milledgeville in hopes to help th
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
50 young professionals will soon be coming to Milledgeville in hopes to help the community come up with solutions to 4 problems they face: retirement, branding, economic development, and education. "We want not just our surrounding counties and... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail Valley Partnership president selected for national education programALEXANDRIA, Virginia — Vail Valley Partnership President and CEO Chris Romer ha
Vail Daily / Posted 14 days ago
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — Vail Valley Partnership President and CEO Chris Romer has been selected by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives to study education attainment and workforce development along with 20 other chamber of commerce... Read more
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Variety
Los Angeles-Based TV Pilot Production Slides 14% to Seven-Year Lowagency FilmL.A. FilmL.A. president Paul Audley told Variety that the decline i
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
agency FilmL.A. FilmL.A. president Paul Audley told Variety that the decline is due to the changing dynamics of the TV industry, with the streaming services Netflix and Amazon providing more programming that results in a lessening of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trump’s fundraising prowess keeps Republican Party closeCommittee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel addresses Hispanic business owners a
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Committee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel addresses Hispanic business owners and community members at the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce in Lansing, Mich. Republican senators are bucking President Donald Trump’s calls to revive the health... Read more
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Business Wire
HSF Affiliates LLC Names Teresa Palacios Smith as Vice President, Diversity and InclusionBerkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Real Living Real Estate and Prudential Real Es
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Real Living Real Estate and Prudential Real Estate, announced today the appointment of Teresa Palacios Smith as vice president, Diversity and Inclusion. Palacios Smith will oversee the franchisor’s commitment... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Union County expecting thousands of visitors for eclipseUNION COUNTY, Ga. - The countdown to the solar eclipse is on. The population o
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
UNION COUNTY, Ga. - The countdown to the solar eclipse is on. The population of Union County in the North Georgia mountains is expected to double and maybe even triple three weeks from Monday. "It's a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and it's coming... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham police applications drop head of merger collapseIncreasing the size of the Savannah-Chatham police department may have been eas
Savannah Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
Increasing the size of the Savannah-Chatham police department may have been easier said than done — even if the city had managed to get the county to chip in on the costs. Before the Savannah City Council’s decision to split up the Savannah-Chatham... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham police applications continue to drop ahead of department splitIncreasing the size of the Savannah-Chatham police department may have been eas
Savannah Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
Increasing the size of the Savannah-Chatham police department may have been easier said than done — even if the city had managed to get the county to chip in on the costs. Before the Savannah City Council’s decision to split up the Savannah-Chatham... Read more
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The Seattle Times
New mill will turn E. Washington wheat straw from waste to resourceAmid the rolling wheat fields of the Palouse country, construction is expected
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
Amid the rolling wheat fields of the Palouse country, construction is expected to start next month on something not seen in Washington state in years: a new pulp mill. But this $184 million project in southeast Washington is unlike the old-fashioned... Read more
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The Banks County News
‘Striving for a Better Banks’ planned Saturdayparticipants. The organizations in attendance will include: Air Life Helicopte
The Banks County News / Posted 20 days ago
participants. The organizations in attendance will include: Air Life Helicopter, Banks County Adult Literacy, Banks County Chamber of Commerce, Banks County private emergency services, Banks County Clean and Beautiful, Banks County Board of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Report Shows Florida Utilities, Including FPL, Were Warned of Climate-Change Risks Since 1970swell as the Southern Company, the parent company that owns the Panhandle's Gulf
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
well as the Southern Company, the parent company that owns the Panhandle's Gulf Power, sponsored research into the effects of carbon on the environment as early as 1971. And in 1986, FPL was the subject of a comprehensive study on the ways in which... Read more
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Miami New Times
Report Shows Florida Utilities, Including FPL, Were Warned of Climate-Change Risks Since 1970swell as the Southern Company, the parent company that owns the Panhandle's Gulf
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
well as the Southern Company, the parent company that owns the Panhandle's Gulf Power, sponsored research into the effects of carbon on the environment as early as 1971. And in 1986, FPL was the subject of a comprehensive study on the ways in which... Read more
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The Banks County News
‘Striding for a Better Banks’ planned Saturdayparticipants. The organizations in attendance will include: Air Life Helicopte
The Banks County News / Posted 21 days ago
participants. The organizations in attendance will include: Air Life Helicopter, Banks County Adult Literacy, Banks County Chamber of Commerce, Banks County private emergency services, Banks County Clean and Beautiful, Banks County Board of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Sylvester Chamber hosts Badges for Life Blood DriveDozens of residents and first responders in Sylvester gave blood on Monday afte
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Dozens of residents and first responders in Sylvester gave blood on Monday afternoon. The Sylvester Worth Chamber of Commerce teamed up with One Blood to hosts its first annual Badges for Life Blood Drive. The event is in honor of all the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia Teacher of the Year says 'build partnerships'Building personal partnerships, that's the main piece of advice the Georgia Tea
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Building personal partnerships, that's the main piece of advice the Georgia Teacher of the Year offered to his peers Monday night. Worth County educator John Tibbetts said that's been a critical practice throughout his life. "We've got the Teacher... Read more
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The Columbian
Spectators, participants delight in annual Camas Days paradePhoto Gallery CAMAS — Familiar characters strolled the streets of Camas on Sat
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
Photo Gallery CAMAS — Familiar characters strolled the streets of Camas on Saturday, including Snow White accompanied by the seven dwarfs — well, more like baby Nigerian dwarf goats that is — wearing tiny hats and being pulled by the princess in a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Business Digest: Brad Gibson new manager at Cloudland CanyonGallery: Business Digest Parkridge East names assistant nursing chief Lynn Wh
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
Gallery: Business Digest Parkridge East names assistant nursing chief Lynn Whelan has been named assistant chief nursing officer at Parkridge East Hospital. Dr. Whelan returns to the area after leadership positions at healthcare facilities in... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Yarbrough: Amendment 1 proponents out-hustled by oppositionDear Gov. Deal: I suspect you, like most Americans, are anxiously awaiting an
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Dear Gov. Deal: I suspect you, like most Americans, are anxiously awaiting an analysis of last week’s political races from Junior E. Lee, general manager of the Yarbrough Worldwide Media and Pest Control Company, located in Greater Garfield,... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Little league, big money: Kernersville hosts regional baseball tournamentLittle League is the host. While it may be little league, this means big money.
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 26 days ago
Little League is the host. While it may be little league, this means big money. “It’s a big deal,” said Shawn Cofer, Kernersville Little League president. “It’s a lot of work but it’s a big deal.” Among the teams is the joint... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Eclipse zone of totality a short drive awayeclipse is not just a celestial attraction for many people, rather it is a monu
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 26 days ago
eclipse is not just a celestial attraction for many people, rather it is a monumental event expected to draw thousands of people to that dark area of 100 percent total shadow. That zone of totality is about 60 to 70 miles wide as the shadow... Read more
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The Columbian
Camas Days celebrates small-town charm with parades, tubs, rubber ducksWhen: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. July 20-21; additional events July 23. Camas is the k
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
When: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. July 20-21; additional events July 23. Camas is the kind of town where “Once Upon a Time” never goes out of style. The historic mill town has developed in impressively unlikely ways — high-tech industries, upscale housing,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Ron Clark draws crowd to Albany Municipal Auditoriumthey'll be excited." Clark soon found out that passion would be contagious. Si
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
they'll be excited." Clark soon found out that passion would be contagious. Since that pivotal point at the beginning of his career, he's been schooling other teachers on just how to tap into their students' interest and help them improve... Read more
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Variety
L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Seeks to Raise State Production Tax Incentives to at Least $500 Milliononly stays strong but expands,” he said Thursday morning in a speech before abo
Variety / Posted 27 days ago
only stays strong but expands,” he said Thursday morning in a speech before about 400 attendees, hosted by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at the Loews Hotel. “This is an opportunity for us to not rest on our laurels and to show that we aren’t... Read more
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Swissinfo
How Madras, Oregon, Is Preparing for the Eclipse of the Century(Bloomberg) -- On Monday morning, August 21, a 70-mile-wide swath of America fr
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- On Monday morning, August 21, a 70-mile-wide swath of America from Oregon to South Carolina will plunge into darkness during daytime hours. The total solar eclipse—the first fully visible from the U.S. since 1979 and the first... Read more
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The Star
AT&T provides internet access to rural Cleveland CountyAT&T Fixed Wireless Internet is now available for rural and underserved locatio
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
AT&T Fixed Wireless Internet is now available for rural and underserved locations in parts of Cleveland County. Joined by state and local leaders, AT&T announced that residents of Lawndale and other Cleveland County areas are included in the initial... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Delta to Expand Trans-Pacific Service with Nonstop Shanghai-Atlanta Flightpartnership make this route compelling for both business and leisure travelers,
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
partnership make this route compelling for both business and leisure travelers," said Ed Bastian, Delta's Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to connecting Delta's hometown and China Eastern's home with this route, while offering our... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb Ethics Board restarts work during appealThe Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionThe DeKalb County Board of Ethics during a meet
ajc.com / Posted 28 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionThe DeKalb County Board of Ethics during a meeting June 30, 2016. From left are Board of Ethics members Robert Tatum, Shermanetta Carter, Daniel DeWoskin and Greg Russell. MARK NIESSE / MARK.NIESSE@AJC.COM Because the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Carpet bankruptcy highlights shift in DaltonDALTON, GA -- One of Dalton’s best known carpet manufacturers has filed for cha
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
DALTON, GA -- One of Dalton’s best known carpet manufacturers has filed for chapter eleven bankruptcy. Beaulieu Group is reorganizing and has not announced any shutdowns or layoffs. But it raises questions about the health of the industry in a city... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Main Street among GEMSNot every Main Street program in Georgia has secured land for a community dog p
Statesboro Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Not every Main Street program in Georgia has secured land for a community dog park, is in the process or rebuilding three homes, or is in an America's Best Communities award-winning town. Only Main Street Statesboro has all of those things. But 16... Read more
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