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Statesboro Herald
Eclipse glasses in short supplysafety glasses. “They need to be the right type of glasses,” said Professor Cl
Statesboro Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
safety glasses. “They need to be the right type of glasses,” said Professor Clayton Heller, Ph.D., director of the Georgia Southern University Planetarium. “You can’t use sunglasses, for instance.” He also advised throwing away any eclipse... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; Food World reported a suspected counterfeit $10 bill.Lekalon Suggs, 21, Scotch Pine Avenue — misdemeanor bench warrant, driving whil
Statesboro Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Lekalon Suggs, 21, Scotch Pine Avenue — misdemeanor bench warrant, driving while license suspended or revoked, speeding. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Zebulon Kincaid Burton, 18, Westersham Place, Marietta — marijuana possession (less... Read more
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ajc.com
Man posted ex-girlfriend’s underage nude photos to SnapchatRoswell man posted a nude photo of his underage ex-girlfriend in what may be a
ajc.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Roswell man posted a nude photo of his underage ex-girlfriend in what may be a case of revenge porn, according to a Georgia Southern University police report. Zollise Kelly, 18, is accused of posting the photos of the 16-year-old onto a... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
College structure for combined Armstrong-Georgia Southern announcedOfficials with the University System of Georgia anticipate that three of eight
Savannah Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
Officials with the University System of Georgia anticipate that three of eight primary colleges at a combined Armstrong-Georgia Southern University will be headquartered in Savannah. Additionally, plans to expand some of Savannah State University’s... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A a fight that had broken out among children was reported.(alcohol, 0.08 or more), failure to maintain lane. ▲ Raheem Vonte Tarver, 25,
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
(alcohol, 0.08 or more), failure to maintain lane. ▲ Raheem Vonte Tarver, 25, Eagle Courtyard - possession of cocaine. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Zollise Lamar Kelly, 19, Brandenburgh Way, Roswell - sexual exploitation of children,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Crime victim’s father and a lawyer ask city for new lawsAlthough a Chatham County resident, Strudgeon said “Statesboro is a great place
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
Although a Chatham County resident, Strudgeon said “Statesboro is a great place” and he appreciates its role in hosting Georgia Southern University and 21,000 “kids just getting started in life,” including his son. But after what happened,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Girls Preparatory School Announces New Hires For 2017-18 School YearSchool softball. He has a degree in marine biology from the University of West
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
School softball. He has a degree in marine biology from the University of West Florida, a graduate degree in biology from Georgia Southern University (Statesboro, Ga.), and a PhD in environmental science from Arkansas State University (Jonesboro,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
City eyes tax increase to raise police paySavannah, $37,515 in Hilton Head and $36,887 in Dublin to $30,477 at the Bulloc
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Savannah, $37,515 in Hilton Head and $36,887 in Dublin to $30,477 at the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office, $28,917 with the Georgia Southern University Police Department and $28,017 at the Effingham County Sheriff’s Department. In his list,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A resident reported the theft of a pressure washer.she owns in Claxton and about living arrangements. ▲ SIMMONS ROAD — A resident
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
she owns in Claxton and about living arrangements. ▲ SIMMONS ROAD — A resident reported the theft of a pressure washer. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued two traffic citations and one traffic warning and assisted two... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A woman said a man hit her with a pizza during an argument.The man was arrested on simple battery charges. ➤ Statesboro Police Department
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The man was arrested on simple battery charges. ➤ Statesboro Police Department ▲ No incident reports filed Monday. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued two traffic citations and 12 traffic warnings and assisted eight... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
First day of final school year as Armstrong State UniversityState University students are back in the classroom Monday. This is the last F
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
State University students are back in the classroom Monday. This is the last Fall semester before the school merges into Georgia Southern University. We have been talking to students at Armstrong on how their feelings about transitioning to... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Classes begin at Armstrong for the final time before Georgia Southern consolidationthis year, The University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents voted unanimousl
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
this year, The University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents voted unanimously to consolidate Armstrong and Georgia Southern University, which are about 50 miles apart. Though technically a new institution, the combined university... Read more
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WALB Albany
First day of final school year as Armstrong State UniversityState University students are back in the classroom Monday. This is the last F
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
State University students are back in the classroom Monday. This is the last Fall semester before the school merges into Georgia Southern University. We have been talking to students at Armstrong and feelings about the transition to become a... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Solar eclipse: No totality in Boro, still fascinatinga rare transcontinental path remains fascinating even to astronomers, says Prof
Statesboro Herald / Posted 5 days ago
a rare transcontinental path remains fascinating even to astronomers, says Professor Clayton Heller, Ph.D., director of the Georgia Southern University Planetarium. Heller also chairs the university’s physics department. In research, he specializes... Read more
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Salon.com
Our festering American rage: Why “it doesn’t matter if Trump lies”wants to be told, not the story you think you’re supposed to write. Jared Yate
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
wants to be told, not the story you think you’re supposed to write. Jared Yates Sexton, a creative writing professor at Georgia Southern University and the author of three books of fiction, is not your typical campaign trail correspondent. In a... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A person reported receiving threatening phone calls.a man succeeded in getting two $400 TVs outside the store, but fled. Leaving th
Statesboro Herald / Posted 6 days ago
a man succeeded in getting two $400 TVs outside the store, but fled. Leaving them behind. He had not paid for them. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and three traffic warnings and assisted two... Read more
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WALB Albany
Operation Move-In at Georgia Southern; classes start on MondayAcross the Georgia Southern University campus at the residence halls, most of t
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
Across the Georgia Southern University campus at the residence halls, most of the almost-5,000 students who'll live on campus will return this weekend as part of Operation Move-In. Friday, student volunteers staffed the parking lots to help students... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Operation Move-In at Georgia Southern; classes start on MondayAcross the Georgia Southern University campus at the residence halls, most of t
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Across the Georgia Southern University campus at the residence halls, most of the almost-5,000 students who'll live on campus will return this weekend as part of Operation Move-In. Friday, student volunteers staffed the parking lots to help students... Read more
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WALB Albany
Move-in day at Armstrong State Universityto is the firs day of school. So that is why so many of us are out here volunte
WALB Albany / Posted 7 days ago
to is the firs day of school. So that is why so many of us are out here volunteering. Greeting them with a smile, and we are also helping some carry things up to their rooms." Friday, about 3,000 students will move in to Georgia Southern Univers... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Move-in day at Armstrong State Universityto is the firs day of school. So that is why so many of us are out here volunte
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
to is the firs day of school. So that is why so many of us are out here volunteering. Greeting them with a smile, and we are also helping some carry things up to their rooms." Friday, about 3,000 students will move in to Georgia Southern Univers... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A purple and silver bicycle valued at $100 was reported stolen.was arrested for driving with a suspended license, for misdemeanor escape, and
Statesboro Herald / Posted 7 days ago
was arrested for driving with a suspended license, for misdemeanor escape, and for being wanted in Clayton County. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no citations or warnings. But Georgia Southern police reported... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A power line was damaged when employees of a business were digging.hospital with minor injuries. ▲ BRANNEN STREET — A power line was damaged when
Statesboro Herald / Posted 8 days ago
hospital with minor injuries. ▲ BRANNEN STREET — A power line was damaged when employees of a business were digging. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings and assisted no... Read more
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WALB Albany
Police identify man who attacked GSU student; considered armed and dangerousfor 23-year-old Trevon Cray who is considered armed and dangerous. Cray is wan
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
for 23-year-old Trevon Cray who is considered armed and dangerous. Cray is wanted for an armed robbery and kidnapping of a Georgia Southern University student that occurred on August 6 on Robinhood Trail when. Cray is a black male who stands 5'10"... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Police identify man who attacked GSU student; considered armed and dangerousfor 23-year-old Trevon Cray who is considered armed and dangerous. Cray is wan
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
for 23-year-old Trevon Cray who is considered armed and dangerous. Cray is wanted for an armed robbery and kidnapping of a Georgia Southern University student that occurred on August 6 on Robinhood Trail when. Cray is a black male who stands 5'10"... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia Southern faculty, staff kick off academic yearGeorgia Southern University students move onto campus later this week to start
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
Georgia Southern University students move onto campus later this week to start a new school year, but faculty and staff met Wednesday morning to formally kick off the academic year. This year was a little different due to the consolidation of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Georgia Southern faculty, staff kick off academic yearGeorgia Southern University students move onto campus later this week to start
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
Georgia Southern University students move onto campus later this week to start a new school year, but faculty and staff met Wednesday morning to formally kick off the academic year. This year was a little different due to the consolidation of... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia public college officials present $2.4 billion wish list$380 million capital funding request. Some projects in the capital list include
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
$380 million capital funding request. Some projects in the capital list include a Center for Engineering and Research at Georgia Southern University, a College of Science and Math Building and campus infrastructure at Augusta University and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A man reported a wheel cover stolen and replaced with another.PLACE — A woman falsely reported a fire. She was arrested. ▲ JOHNSON STREET —
Statesboro Herald / Posted 9 days ago
PLACE — A woman falsely reported a fire. She was arrested. ▲ JOHNSON STREET — Police responded to a domestic dispute. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and one traffic warning and assisted one... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A female accidentally shot herself in the leg while showing someone her gun.and slashing her vehicle tire. ▲ KMART - A woman was arrested for shoplifting
Statesboro Herald / Posted 10 days ago
and slashing her vehicle tire. ▲ KMART - A woman was arrested for shoplifting $140 worth of clothing, makeup and food. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and five traffic warnings and assisted two... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Last words from slain Marine to girlfriend: 'ACTIVE SHOOTER'"Hon, I need you to answer me please," she wrote. It would not be until Friday
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
"Hon, I need you to answer me please," she wrote. It would not be until Friday that she learned his fate. The two met at Georgia Southern University, but he soon followed in his family footsteps and enlisted. His grandfather had been in the Air... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Educator traces success to Gastonia upbringingin education with emphasis in educational leadership. For the past three years
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
in education with emphasis in educational leadership. For the past three years, he has commuted one weekend a month to Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia, where he is taking classes to earn his doctorate degree in educational... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A man reported someone stole his central air conditioner unit.inhaling air duster. They were charged with intentional inhalation of model glu
Statesboro Herald / Posted 13 days ago
inhaling air duster. They were charged with intentional inhalation of model glue, criminal trespassing and shoplifting. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and three traffic warnings and assisted no... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Free screenings part of concussion researchResearchers from Georgia Southern University’s School of Health and Kinesiology
Statesboro Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Researchers from Georgia Southern University’s School of Health and Kinesiology have teamed up with Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation and Clark Medical Group to offer free concussion baseline and post-injury screenings to young athletes... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A woman reported that her boyfriend choked her and pulled her hair.finding the driver in possession of a stolen firearm. The suspect was charged w
Statesboro Herald / Posted 14 days ago
finding the driver in possession of a stolen firearm. The suspect was charged with theft by receiving stolen property. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued three citations and two traffic warnings and assisted two... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
: A woman reported a leaf blower and three gas containers stolen.of hygienic products and $265 worth of other property. ▲ EAST MAIN STREET — A
Statesboro Herald / Posted 15 days ago
of hygienic products and $265 worth of other property. ▲ EAST MAIN STREET — A man said his neighbors threatened him. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and two traffic warnings and assisted two... Read more
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WALB Albany
Actor Erik Estrada to speak at Bulloch Co. Boys & Girls Club's annual galain as the keynote speaker and it just seems to get better and better,” Executiv
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
in as the keynote speaker and it just seems to get better and better,” Executive Director Mike Jones said. The Kids and Community Gala is Sept. 7 at 6:30 p.m. It will be held at the Nessmith Lane Center on the campus of Georgia Southern Univer... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Actor Erik Estrada to speak at Bulloch Co. Boys & Girls Club's annual galain as the keynote speaker and it just seems to get better and better,” Executiv
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
in as the keynote speaker and it just seems to get better and better,” Executive Director Mike Jones said. The Kids and Community Gala is Sept. 7 at 6:30 p.m. It will be held at the Nessmith Lane Center on the campus of Georgia Southern Univer... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
: A woman was riding her bike when a black dog ran out and bit her on the leg.suspicious text messages while at work. ▲ S&S RAILROAD BED ROAD — A tenant rep
Statesboro Herald / Posted 16 days ago
suspicious text messages while at work. ▲ S&S RAILROAD BED ROAD — A tenant reported damage to an apartment widow. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no citations or warnings Monday and assisted no motorists. ➤ Georgia... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A woman reported the theft of a sign from the subdivision.AVENUE - Responding to reports of shots fired, police saw a vehicle leaving the
Statesboro Herald / Posted 17 days ago
AVENUE - Responding to reports of shots fired, police saw a vehicle leaving the scene and did not locate suspects. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued five traffic citations and 15 traffic warnings and assisted one... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Bulloch Blues lands spot in national paradesaid. Another car wash is slated for Sept. 9. Other fundraising The Bulloch
Statesboro Herald / Posted 20 days ago
said. Another car wash is slated for Sept. 9. Other fundraising The Bulloch Blues will also be working concessions at Georgia Southern University home football games and will receive a percentage of their sales for the trip, Champion... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Armstrong, Georgia Southern police departments mergeGeorgia Southern University Police Chief Laura McCullough addresses the officer
Savannah Morning News / Posted 20 days ago
Georgia Southern University Police Chief Laura McCullough addresses the officers at Armstrong State University on Friday afternoon after swearing them in as officers of the larger school. The police departments are merging as part of a state-mandated... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A person was arrested after being seen making a fraudulent return.bill was recovered. ▲ WAL-MART SUPERCENTER — A person was arrested after being
Statesboro Herald / Posted 20 days ago
bill was recovered. ▲ WAL-MART SUPERCENTER — A person was arrested after being seen making a fraudulent return. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued one traffic citation and no warnings and assisted no... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A gray 2011 Dodge charger was reported stolen.— theft by shoplifting. ▲ Rodney Lavon Lovett, 21, Oak Arms Drive, Newington —
Statesboro Herald / Posted 21 days ago
— theft by shoplifting. ▲ Rodney Lavon Lovett, 21, Oak Arms Drive, Newington — giving false information, wanted person. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Nycorie Shawn Roberts, 34. Ellis Road — aggravated stalking. ➤ Georgia State Patrol... Read more
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ajc.com
Why Twitter won't ban President Donald Trumpvia TwitterThe journalist and Georgia Southern University professor who uncover
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
via TwitterThe journalist and Georgia Southern University professor who uncovered antisemitic and racist memes posted by the individual who created the GIF of Donald Trump wrestling with CNN, has said he is receiving death threats. Twitter has made... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A man said a neighbor shot his house with a pellet gun.for shoplifting a felony amount of jewelry. ▲ JOHNSON LANE — Officers responde
Statesboro Herald / Posted 22 days ago
for shoplifting a felony amount of jewelry. ▲ JOHNSON LANE — Officers responded to a report of an unruly juvenile. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings and assisted no... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Academic structure for new Armstrong-Georgia Southern coming next monthAn academic plan for a combined Armstrong-Georgia Southern University will be c
Savannah Morning News / Posted 22 days ago
An academic plan for a combined Armstrong-Georgia Southern University will be complete early next month. Georgia Southern President Jaimie Hebert says officials from both schools are working with University System of Georgia staff to finalize... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia Southern, Armstrong State police departments to consolidate July 29Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University are moving closer an
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University are moving closer and closer to becoming one. Representatives from both schools will meet again on Wednesday on the campus of Armstrong to discuss the consolidation. That meeting will be... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Georgia Southern, Armstrong State police departments to consolidate July 29Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University are moving closer an
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University are moving closer and closer to becoming one. Representatives from both schools will meet again on Wednesday on the campus of Armstrong to discuss the consolidation. That meeting will be... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A woman said she and her grandson fought over her phone.the following: a necklace ($55); bracelet ($245); ring ($265); other jewelry ($
Statesboro Herald / Posted 23 days ago
the following: a necklace ($55); bracelet ($245); ring ($265); other jewelry ($20 and $72) and $40 worth of clothes. ➤ Georgia Southern University Police ▲ Officers issued no traffic citations and no traffic warnings and assisted no... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Johnson leaves top state NAACP postand now lives in Statesboro with his wife, Meca, and their two young sons, Thur
Statesboro Herald / Posted 24 days ago
and now lives in Statesboro with his wife, Meca, and their two young sons, Thurgood and Langston. He is a graduate of Georgia Southern University and the University of Georgia School of Law. His law practice, The Johnson Firm, is headquartered... Read more
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