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ajc.com
Just how deadly is Lake Lanier?the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates that Lanier welcomes about 7.5 milli
Just how deadly is Lake Lanier?
ajc.com / Posted 51 minutes ago
the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates that Lanier welcomes about 7.5 million visitors each year, while Allatoona, in northwest Georgia, sees around 7 million. That's about a 7 percent difference — but over the last decade, twice as many... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Northwest Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Declines To 5% In April The Georgia Department of Labor announced that the unemployment rate in the N
Northwest Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Declines To 5% In April
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 hours ago
The Georgia Department of Labor announced that the unemployment rate in the Northwest Georgia region declined to five percent in April, down six-tenths of a percentage point from 5.6... Read more
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ajc.com
Code orange smog alert returns, showers on the wayfrom the Environmental Protection Agency. When smog returns, rain might reappe
Code orange smog alert returns, showers on the way
ajc.com / Posted 7 hours ago
from the Environmental Protection Agency. When smog returns, rain might reappear as well. A line of showers swept through northwest Georgia early Thursday moving through Rome. There weren’t any big thunderstorms. Later Thursday areas from Atlanta... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
General William Starke Rosecrans Holds Panel Discussion And Battlefield Tourclass and up to the time of the Battle of Chickamauga never lost a battle in wh
General William Starke Rosecrans Holds Panel Discussion And Battlefield Tour
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 hours ago
class and up to the time of the Battle of Chickamauga never lost a battle in which he commanded. However, his one defeat in Northwest Georgia would see his ruin and exile to what was essentially a backwater of the war. Today, Rosecrans’ leadership... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 22, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 22, 2016
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Sunday, May 22, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Low turnout today in north Georgia primary electionsbefore signing in at the North Georgia polling place in Catoosa County late Tue
Low turnout today in north Georgia primary elections
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
before signing in at the North Georgia polling place in Catoosa County late Tuesday. A small percentage of voters in northwest Georgia have gone to the polls today for primary elections. In Catoosa County, where voters are picking a county... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 20, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 20, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Friday, May 20, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 18, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 18, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Wednesday, May 18, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Catoosa Market Is June 18 At Amphitheatre In RinggoldThe Catoosa Market will be held June 18 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Northwest Ge
Catoosa Market Is June 18 At Amphitheatre In Ringgold
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
The Catoosa Market will be held June 18 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Northwest Georgia Bank Amphitheatre in Ringgold. There will be live music all day from Lone Mountain Band, Stacy Wilson and The Band Raven, The Hullender Family, RAPHA, and The... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers His Father, Woodfin B. Martinwas born in the mid-1880's, second son of George Leander Martin and Emma Alice
Chester Martin Remembers His Father, Woodfin B. Martin
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
was born in the mid-1880's, second son of George Leander Martin and Emma Alice Harper, in a really remote area of northwest Georgia, about 10 miles south of LaFayette. Trips to any town such as LaFayette or Summerville were infrequent, yet... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Fungal disease sapping bats all over Georgiaof the most telling examples of the fallout. Counts at Sitton’s Cave, a popular
Fungal disease sapping bats all over Georgia
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
of the most telling examples of the fallout. Counts at Sitton’s Cave, a popular grotto at Cloudland Canyon State Park in northwest Georgia, have shrunk from more than 1,700 bats in 2013 to 62 this year, a 96 percent decline. Morris said that... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 17, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 17, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Tuesday, May 17, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 14, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 14, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Saturday, May 14, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Pinnacle Financial Partners Adds 3 To Asset Management Teamserves as a financial consultant and has 15 years of experience. Ms. Lehman is
Pinnacle Financial Partners Adds 3 To Asset Management Team
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
serves as a financial consultant and has 15 years of experience. Ms. Lehman is a Pinnacle Asset Management sales assistant with 19 years of experience. Prior to Pinnacle, Mr. Coltrin and Ms. Lehman held similar positions at Northwest Georgi... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bat Counts Shrink As White-Nose Syndrome Spreads In Georgiaof the most telling examples of the fallout. Counts at Sitton’s Cave, a popular
Bat Counts Shrink As White-Nose Syndrome Spreads In Georgia
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
of the most telling examples of the fallout. Counts at Sitton’s Cave, a popular grotto at Cloudland Canyon State Park in northwest Georgia, have shrunk from more than 1,700 bats in 2013 to 62 this year, a 96 percent decline. Morris said that... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Gina Crumbliss Named President And CEO Of Chattanooga Area Food BankThe Chattanooga Area Food Bank, Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia’s lar
Gina Crumbliss Named President And CEO Of Chattanooga Area Food Bank
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
The Chattanooga Area Food Bank, Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia’s largest hunger relief organization, announced Tuesday the appointment of Gina Crumbliss as president and chief executive officer, effective June 1. Ms. Crumbliss will oversee... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Pioneers headed to South Regionalin Division III. Berry College will host the 2016 South Regional at William R.
Pioneers headed to South Regional
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
in Division III. Berry College will host the 2016 South Regional at William R. Bowdoin Field. Marietta has ties to the northwest Georgia school and the baseball program in particular. Former Pioneer All-American John Schaly '82 was hired to... Read more
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CBS News
Woman who murdered new mom to take baby sentencedRINGGOLD, Ga. - A Tennessee woman was sentenced to life in prison without parol
Woman who murdered new mom to take baby sentenced
CBS News / Posted 9 days ago
RINGGOLD, Ga. - A Tennessee woman was sentenced to life in prison without parole Friday for gunning down a northwest Georgia mother in September 2014, because she wanted the woman's newborn baby. CBS affiliate WDEF reports that Catherine Goins... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Georgia Northwestern's Baker Receives Ringgold's Hometown Hero Awardwho wish to study in preparing to take GED testing. GED examinations are availa
Georgia Northwestern's Baker Receives Ringgold's Hometown Hero Award
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
who wish to study in preparing to take GED testing. GED examinations are available through GNTC’s Adult Education program. The college offers 14 different Adult Education centers in nine different Northwest Georgia counties for student to choose fr... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Wedding insurance offers safety to help couples prevent disaster on their big dayis to check to see if they are accredited with the Chattanooga-based Better Bus
Wedding insurance offers safety to help couples prevent disaster on their big day
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
is to check to see if they are accredited with the Chattanooga-based Better Business Bureau of Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia, said Jim Winsett, that organization's president and CEO. "Check the Better Business Bureau web site for... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Woman pleads guilty to killing mother to steal her babiesGoins poses for a photo. Goins, 37, of Hixson, Tenn., is charged with murder af
Woman pleads guilty to killing mother to steal her babies
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
Goins poses for a photo. Goins, 37, of Hixson, Tenn., is charged with murder after authorities say she gunned down a northwest Georgia woman because she wanted the mother's newborn baby. (AP Photo/Catoosa County (Ga.) Sheriff's... Read more
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examiner.com
Thunderbirds, Travis Tritt to headline Wings Over North Georgia Airshoware now available for the annual autumn air show at Rome's Richard B. Russell A
Thunderbirds, Travis Tritt to headline Wings Over North Georgia Airshow
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
are now available for the annual autumn air show at Rome's Richard B. Russell Airport on October 29 and 30. The popular northwest Georgia event will combine aviation, popular music, and a two-day double bar-b-que competition into a fun family... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New Yorkers leave to less expensive statesimpact on their family finances. “We miss the people, not the place,” said Pet
New Yorkers leave to less expensive states
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
impact on their family finances. “We miss the people, not the place,” said Peter Austin, who moved from Broome County to northwest Georgia. “It just seems that you make more and have less going out, by far.” The 38-year-old relocated his wife... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives Torch Award For Marketplace Ethicsof the 2016 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, presented by the Better Busines
Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives Torch Award For Marketplace Ethics
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 days ago
of the 2016 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, presented by the Better Business Bureau serving Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia. The mission of the BBB is to promote and foster the highest ethical relationship between businesses and... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 11, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 11, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Wednesday, May 11, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
New Yorkers leave for states with lower taxesimpact on their family finances. “We miss the people, not the place,” said Pet
New Yorkers leave for states with lower taxes
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
impact on their family finances. “We miss the people, not the place,” said Peter Austin, who moved from Broome County to northwest Georgia. “It just seems that you make more and have less going out, by far.” The 38-year-old relocated his wife... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 9, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 9, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Monday, May 9, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 7, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 7, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Saturday, May 7, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers The Dome Building, Early Radio, The Generalon to at least one other station. My dad was still very young when a railroad
Chester Martin Remembers The Dome Building, Early Radio, The General
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
on to at least one other station. My dad was still very young when a railroad was put through his rather remote section of northwest Georgia, and it so impressed him that he was an aficionado of the steam locomotive all his life. He would take me... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Outhouses, the original unisex restroomsextra body parts? When I was a wee lad, my paternal grandmother lived in an ol
Outhouses, the original unisex restrooms
The Madison County Journal / Posted 17 days ago
extra body parts? When I was a wee lad, my paternal grandmother lived in an old house on a hill out in the backwoods of Northwest Georgia. For many years, her house didn’t have indoor facilities, but it did have a rickety outhouse in the back... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Outhouses, the original unisex toiletsextra body parts? When I was a wee lad, my paternal grandmother lived in an ol
Outhouses, the original unisex toilets
The Jackson Herald / Posted 19 days ago
extra body parts? When I was a wee lad, my paternal grandmother lived in an old house on a hill out in the backwoods of Northwest Georgia. For many years, her house didn’t have indoor facilities, but it did have a rickety outhouse in the back... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Georgia Northwestern Holds Spring Commencement Ceremonyof study are important to the development of the community. “I am happy to say
Georgia Northwestern Holds Spring Commencement Ceremony
The Chattanoogan / Posted 19 days ago
of study are important to the development of the community. “I am happy to say that here in our community, and throughout northwest Georgia, our employers are ready for you,” said Hodge. “Part of the reason why I am so confident about your future... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 5, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 5, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Thursday, May 5, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Mohawk Apprentice Scholarship Winner To Attend GNTCdesigned to develop qualified potential employees who can apply their skills to
Mohawk Apprentice Scholarship Winner To Attend GNTC
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
designed to develop qualified potential employees who can apply their skills toward a building a great career right here in Northwest Georgia. By being exposed to these opportunities and receiving real-world training while still in high school,... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 4, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 4, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 20 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Wednesday, May 4, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 3, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for May 3, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
73-Old Trains With Georgia Northwestern For Commercial Truck Driving Careerneed to tell him. He wasn’t happy about my decision. But, I’m really happy abou
73-Old Trains With Georgia Northwestern For Commercial Truck Driving Career
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
need to tell him. He wasn’t happy about my decision. But, I’m really happy about it.” Her son, Patrick Clark, 52, works for Northwest Georgia Power out of Summerville, Ga. Also, her daughter, Jennifer Clark, is a 44-year-old cosmetologist from... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lawyers tight-lipped about Hutcheson, Erlanger settlementErlanger violated the terms of their contract. Which terms? The ones that say
Lawyers tight-lipped about Hutcheson, Erlanger settlement
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
Erlanger violated the terms of their contract. Which terms? The ones that say Erlanger will provide health care to Northwest Georgia. Erlanger managed Hutcheson from April 2011-September 2013. Two years later, in December, Hutcheson closed... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Barge, Waggoner, Sumner And Cannon Donates To Orange Grove CenterChattanooga office has partnered with the Orange Grove Center to increase aware
Barge, Waggoner, Sumner And Cannon Donates To Orange Grove Center
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
Chattanooga office has partnered with the Orange Grove Center to increase awareness throughout the southeast Tennessee and northwest Georgia. The organization was also a spring 2015 Community Fund recipient. The BWSC Community Fund was established... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 29, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 29, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Friday, April 29, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 28, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 28, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Thursday, April 28, 2016. The report includes... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
These Chattanooga area businesses won this year's BBB awards for ethics and integrityHotel on Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Before the Better Busi
These Chattanooga area businesses won this year's BBB awards for ethics and integrity
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
Hotel on Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Before the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia handed out awards Thursday for ethics and integrity at The Chattanoogan hotel, keynote speaker Tennessee... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 26, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 26, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Tuesday, April 26, 2016. The report includes a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Local Government Services Day Held In Catoosa Countyagencies in attendance included the Georgia Department of Administrative Servic
Local Government Services Day Held In Catoosa County
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
agencies in attendance included the Georgia Department of Administrative Services, Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Northwest Georgia Regional Commission, Georgia Department of Economic Development, Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Berry College eaglets preparing to leave the nestBerry College's resident eagle parents might soon be empty-nesters. Literally!
Berry College eaglets preparing to leave the nest
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 30 days ago
Berry College's resident eagle parents might soon be empty-nesters. Literally! According to a rep with the school in northwest Georgia, the eaglets that hatched earlier this year are now "branching," which means they could be ready to fly on their... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dalton State Signs 3 To Cross Countrychampion men’s squad. Roadrunner Co-Coaches Margie Bruner and Andy Meyer annou
Dalton State Signs 3 To Cross Country
The Chattanoogan / Posted 30 days ago
champion men’s squad. Roadrunner Co-Coaches Margie Bruner and Andy Meyer announced the signing of three outstanding northwest Georgia runners who also have Zell Miller Academic Scholarships. In addition, women’s cross country recently... Read more
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examiner.com
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 23, 2016The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that co
Polk County Ga. arrest report for April 23, 2016
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only. Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Saturday, April 23, 2016. The report includes... Read more
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The Columbian
Protest of white power rally in Georgia turns violentthe cable car and amusement area as the situation escalated in the early aftern
Protest of white power rally in Georgia turns violent
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
the cable car and amusement area as the situation escalated in the early afternoon. Meanwhile in Rome, 85 miles away in northwest Georgia, about 80 neo-Nazi supporters of the National Socialist Movement were also outnumbered by... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Protest of white power rally in Georgia turns violentthe cable car and amusement area as the situation escalated in the early aftern
Protest of white power rally in Georgia turns violent
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
the cable car and amusement area as the situation escalated in the early afternoon. Meanwhile in Rome, 85 miles away in northwest Georgia, about 80 neo-Nazi supporters of the National Socialist Movement were also outnumbered by... Read more
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ajc.com
White-power counter-protest at Stone Mountain turns violentand the counter-protesters who outnumbered them 10-1. BEN GRAY/bgray@ajc.com M
White-power counter-protest at Stone Mountain turns violent
ajc.com / Posted 1 months ago
and the counter-protesters who outnumbered them 10-1. BEN GRAY/bgray@ajc.com Meanwhile in Rome, 85 miles away in northwest Georgia, about 80 neo-Nazi supporters of the National Socialist Movement were also outnumbered by... Read more
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