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Marietta Daily Journal
‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother former Cobb school board member dies at 101 - MARIETTA — D-Day veteran John Reeves Strother of Marietta who was instrumental in the creation of what is now Kennesaw State University di...‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother, former Cobb sch
‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother former Cobb school board member dies at 101 - MARIETTA — D-Day veteran John Reeves Strother of Marietta who was instrumental in the creation of what is now Kennesaw State University di...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother, former Cobb school board member, dies at 101 MARIETTA — D-Day veteran John Reeves Strother of Marietta, who was instrumental in the creation of what is now Kennesaw State University,... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother former Cobb County BoE member dies at 101 - MARIETTA — D-Day veteran John Reeves Strother of Marietta who was instrumental in the creation of what is now Kennesaw State University died...‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother, former Cobb Cou
‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother former Cobb County BoE member dies at 101 - MARIETTA — D-Day veteran John Reeves Strother of Marietta who was instrumental in the creation of what is now Kennesaw State University died...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
‘He was kind of a salt-of-the-Earth type fella’: John Strother, former Cobb County BoE member, dies at 101 MARIETTA — D-Day veteran John Reeves Strother of Marietta, who was instrumental in the creation of what is now Kennesaw State University, died... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forumMore than two dozen people gathered Tuesday night in Columbus to discuss the co
Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forum
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 10 days ago
More than two dozen people gathered Tuesday night in Columbus to discuss the controversial symbolism of the Confederate battle flag. The forum took place at the Mildred Terry Library, organized by the Southern Anti-Racism Network. The group’s... Read more
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WALB Albany
Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forumMore than two dozen people gathered Tuesday night in Columbus to discuss the co
Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forum
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
More than two dozen people gathered Tuesday night in Columbus to discuss the controversial symbolism of the Confederate battle flag. The forum took place at the Mildred Terry Library, organized by the Southern Anti-Racism Network. The group’s... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Georgia senators should block Lopez’s path - Readers may have heard by now that President Barack Obama has nominated a DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lopez for the lifetime position as a federal judge in the Northern District of Georgia. Pro-...Readers may have heard by now that President Barack Obama has nominated a DeKal
Georgia senators should block Lopez’s path - Readers may have heard by now that President Barack Obama has nominated a DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lopez for the lifetime position as a federal judge in the Northern District of Georgia. Pro-...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Readers may have heard by now that President Barack Obama has nominated a DeKalb County State Court Judge, Dax Lopez, for the lifetime position as a federal judge in the Northern District of Georgia. Pro-enforcement conservatives among our... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forumMore than two dozen people gathered Tuesday night in Columbus to discuss the co
Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forum
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
More than two dozen people gathered Tuesday night in Columbus to discuss the controversial symbolism of the Confederate battle flag. The forum took place at the Mildred Terry Library, organized by the Southern Anti-Racism Network. The group’s... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Latest inductees to Marietta Athletics Hall unveiled - THE MARIETTA CITY SCHOOLS Athletic Hall of Fame will induct its Class of 2015 at a lunch banquet Sept. 11 at First United Methodist Church reports MCS Athletics Director Paul Hall. This year’s...Latest inductees to Marietta Athletics Hall unveiled THE MARIETTA CITY SCHOOLS
Latest inductees to Marietta Athletics Hall unveiled - THE MARIETTA CITY SCHOOLS Athletic Hall of Fame will induct its Class of 2015 at a lunch banquet Sept. 11 at First United Methodist Church reports MCS Athletics Director Paul Hall. This year’s...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Latest inductees to Marietta Athletics Hall unveiled THE MARIETTA CITY SCHOOLS Athletic Hall of Fame will induct its Class of 2015 at a lunch banquet Sept. 11 at First United Methodist Church, reports MCS Athletics Director Paul Hall. - Angel... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Seeking justice: Southern Museum unveils Leo Frank exhibit with event - A century after the murder of Mary Phagan and lynching of Leo Frank the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History opened a 2 800-square-foot exhibit Sunday interpret...Seeking justice: Southern Museum unveils Leo Frank exhibit with event A centur
Seeking justice: Southern Museum unveils Leo Frank exhibit with event - A century after the murder of Mary Phagan and lynching of Leo Frank the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History opened a 2 800-square-foot exhibit Sunday interpret...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Seeking justice: Southern Museum unveils Leo Frank exhibit with event A century after the murder of Mary Phagan and lynching of Leo Frank, the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History opened a 2,800-square-foot exhibit Sunday interpreting... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Well-wishes pouring in for President Carter following cancer...Get-well-wishes are coming in from across the globe for President Jimmy Carter.
Well-wishes pouring in for President Carter following cancer...
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
Get-well-wishes are coming in from across the globe for President Jimmy Carter. Administrators at the Carter Center say over the last day there have been thousands of thoughtful messages sent to the former president, and they keep pouring... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Senators should reject judicial pick for Georgia - President Barack Obama’s nomination of DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lopez to be a federal district court judge — subject to confirmation by the U.S. Senate — is causing a stir in Republican...President Barack Obama’s nomination of DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lope
Senators should reject judicial pick for Georgia - President Barack Obama’s nomination of DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lopez to be a federal district court judge — subject to confirmation by the U.S. Senate — is causing a stir in Republican...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
President Barack Obama’s nomination of DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lopez to be a federal district court judge — subject to confirmation by the U.S. Senate — is causing a stir in Republican and conservative circles. On last Sunday’s... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Marietta still wrestles over history - MARIETTA — Down past the Big Chicken the 56-foot-high steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales the wedge of dirt hard by Inte...MARIETTA — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of
Marietta still wrestles over history - MARIETTA — Down past the Big Chicken the 56-foot-high steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales the wedge of dirt hard by Inte...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 24 days ago
MARIETTA — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only for its lack... Read more
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The Columbian
A century after lynching, Georgia town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga.— Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon
A century after lynching, Georgia town still wrestles over history
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga.— Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only for its... Read more
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The Oklahoman
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyNearly ever since the South Florida native came to this Atlanta suburb three de
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Oklahoman / Posted 26 days ago
Nearly ever since the South Florida native came to this Atlanta suburb three decades ago, this spot — or, more specifically, the tale of murder and vengeance that has stained its ground and local history for 100 years — has weighed on him. But with... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only for its lack of notability. Stopping here,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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The Signal
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyNearly ever since the South Florida native came to this Atlanta suburb three de
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Signal / Posted 26 days ago
Nearly ever since the South Florida native came to this Atlanta suburb three decades ago, this spot — or, more specifically, the tale of murder and vengeance that has stained its ground and local history for 100 years — has weighed on him. But with... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyCreated: 08/09/2015 8:52 AM By: By ADAM GELLER MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 27 days ago
Created: 08/09/2015 8:52 AM By: By ADAM GELLER MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) � Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A century after lynching town still wrestles over historyADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015, AND THEREAFTER - In… AP News | 08/09/15 07:
A century after lynching town still wrestles over history
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015, AND THEREAFTER - In… AP News | 08/09/15 07:46 am MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) -- Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A century after lynching town still wrestles over historyADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015, AND THEREAFTER - In… AP News | 08/09/15 07:
A century after lynching town still wrestles over history
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015, AND THEREAFTER - In… AP News | 08/09/15 07:47 am MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) -- Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015, AND THEREAFTER - In this Tuesday, July 28, 2
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, AUG. 10, 2015, AND THEREAFTER - In this Tuesday, July 28, 2015, photo, a man passes the lot, at right, where 100 years ago, Jewish factory superintendent Leo Frank was lynched by the town's citizens after the governor commuted his... Read more
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The Evening Sun
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Evening Sun / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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The Evening Sun
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
The Evening Sun / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only for its lack of notability. Stopping here,... Read more
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York Daily Record
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
York Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only for its lack of notability. Stopping here,... Read more
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York Daily Record
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over historyMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked
A century after lynching, town still wrestles over history
York Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Down past the Big Chicken, the 56-foot-high, steel-beaked beacon of extra crispy that may be this town's most prized landmark, and just across from Fast Eddie Auto Sales, the wedge of dirt hard by Interstate 75 is notable only... Read more
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