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The Morning Call
Will Philadelphia land Amazon HQ2? Moody's likes city's chanceseverything you need as a company,” he said. Ten highest-ranked metropolitan ar
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
everything you need as a company,” he said. Ten highest-ranked metropolitan areas 1. Austin-Round Rock, Texas 2. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Ga. 3. Philadelphia 4. Rochester, N.Y. 5. Pittsburgh 6. New York-Jersey City-White Plains, N.Y. -... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Early voting locations for DeKalb, Fulton for 2017 electionsGA 30076 Roswell Branch Library 115 Norcross Street Roswell GA 30075 North
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
GA 30076 Roswell Branch Library 115 Norcross Street Roswell GA 30075 North Fulton Service Center (Room 232) 7741 Roswell Road Sandy Springs GA 30350 Sandy Springs Library 395 Mount Vernon Hwy NE Sandy Springs GA 30328 ©... Read more
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ajc.com
Two men attacked in N. Fulton home invasionto police, a home invasion occurred on Thursday, Oct. 5, just before 1 a.m. at
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
to police, a home invasion occurred on Thursday, Oct. 5, just before 1 a.m. at a home off Spring Creek Lane in Sandy Springs. Two Sandy Springs men told police they were attacked by two other men in a home invasion last week. Police... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesCharles and Mia Dennis, South Abington Twp.; a property at 1003 Lewis Lane, Wav
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Charles and Mia Dennis, South Abington Twp.; a property at 1003 Lewis Lane, Waverly Twp., for $842,500. ■ John P. Morris, Sandy Springs, Ga., to Silvia I. Topalova, South Abington Twp.; a property at 403½ Highland Ave., Clarks Summit, for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Wings Over North Georgia Air Show a Homecoming Event for Some U.S. Navy Blue Angels Pilots, Crewand crewmembers, the Rome air show will be in familiar surroundings, allowing t
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
and crewmembers, the Rome air show will be in familiar surroundings, allowing them to perform for family and friends. Sandy Springs High School graduate and Atlanta native Cmdr. Frank Weisser will perform in the No. 5 Lead Solo position for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
GA: Mitchell Expands Call to Clean up Atlanta Contracting Amid Bribe Probeof a longtime city vendor, the PRAD Group, were raided last month by the FBI, w
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
of a longtime city vendor, the PRAD Group, were raided last month by the FBI, with boxes of materials removed from PRAD's Sandy Springs offices. Federal officials have not confirmed if the raid is tied to the bribery case. That raid prompted City... Read more
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WALB Albany
Homes getting more expensive in parts of metro Atlantathe national average of 1.8 percent. But Huitron says not all parts of metro A
WALB Albany / Posted 7 days ago
the national average of 1.8 percent. But Huitron says not all parts of metro Atlanta are seeing homes sell quickly. "Sandy Springs -- that used to be hot, [but] is now slowing down. So it's more of a buyers market than a sellers... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Homes getting more expensive in parts of metro Atlantathe national average of 1.8 percent. But Huitron says not all parts of metro A
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
the national average of 1.8 percent. But Huitron says not all parts of metro Atlanta are seeing homes sell quickly. "Sandy Springs -- that used to be hot, [but] is now slowing down. So it's more of a buyers market than a sellers... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Summary of recent criminal activity in Poland and BoardmanLemans Drive man found out his credit-card information had been used without co
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
Lemans Drive man found out his credit-card information had been used without consent to make three fraudulent charges from Sandy Springs, Ga., that totaled $154. Domestic violence: Nicholas C. Allman, 19, of Oak Street, Warren, surrendered on a... Read more
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ajc.com
Sandy Springs buys another house on HammondSandy Springs is spending $400,000 to buy this house at 6018 Kayron Drive for t
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
Sandy Springs is spending $400,000 to buy this house at 6018 Kayron Drive for the eventual widening of Hammond Drive. Courtesy of the City of Sandy Springs The Sandy Springs City Council has approved spending $400,000 to buy another residential... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Mayor Reed on bribery investigation: 'I don't need money'Federal agents recently raided the Sandy Springs office of Jeff Jafari, a busin
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
Federal agents recently raided the Sandy Springs office of Jeff Jafari, a businessman with city contracts who has made numerous political contributions to Reed and current mayoral candidates. It is unclear if that raid is tied to the U.S. attorney's... Read more
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ajc.com
Mayor Reed on bribery investigation: 'I don't need money'Federal agents recently raided the Sandy Springs office of Jeff Jafari, a busin
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
Federal agents recently raided the Sandy Springs office of Jeff Jafari, a businessman with city contracts who has made numerous political contributions to Reed and current mayoral candidates. It is unclear if that raid is tied to the U.S. attorney's... Read more
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ajc.com
15 FREE events to enjoy this week/weekendand onstage at the Wire and Wood Songwriters Festival in Alpharetta. Plus, enjo
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
and onstage at the Wire and Wood Songwriters Festival in Alpharetta. Plus, enjoy food trucks, beer and wine. Heritage Sandy Springs Outdoors Club --- Friday & Saturday, Oct. 6 – 7 The HSSOC provides residents and visitors the opportunity to... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Eaves proposes closing Atlanta Detention Center, sending inmates to Fulton Jailinmates with dignity and respect.” We looked into Fulton County Jail which tak
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
inmates with dignity and respect.” We looked into Fulton County Jail which takes in inmates from Alpharetta, East Point, Sandy Springs Union City and more. The jail primarily houses serious offenders with felony charges like murder, assault,... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta man charged with intent to sell cocaine in N. Fultonover at 3:45 p.m. Monday on Roswell Road after making an improper turn, records
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
over at 3:45 p.m. Monday on Roswell Road after making an improper turn, records show. An Atlanta man was arrested in Sandy Springs on Monday after police found several grams of drugs in his vehicle. Andre Terrel Lewis, 46, was pulled over at... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man accused of hiking without clothes on, calling himself 'family-friendly nudist'for a man who could face an indecent exposure charge if he's caught. The man is
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
for a man who could face an indecent exposure charge if he's caught. The man is accused of hiking on a public trail in Sandy Springs without any clothes on. Morgan Falls Overlook Park is a beautiful, family-friendly park, but CBS46 discovered... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man accused of hiking without clothes on, calling himself 'family-friendly nudist'for a man who could face an indecent exposure charge if he's caught. The man is
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
for a man who could face an indecent exposure charge if he's caught. The man is accused of hiking on a public trail in Sandy Springs without any clothes on. Morgan Falls Overlook Park is a beautiful, family-friendly park, but CBS46 discovered... Read more
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ajc.com
N. Fulton mother threw children from balcony to escape apartment fireblocked by flames. Several neighbors were waiting below and told Hines they wou
ajc.com / Posted 13 days ago
blocked by flames. Several neighbors were waiting below and told Hines they would catch the children. To escape a fire in Sandy Springs that destroyed 18 apartment units, a mother says she threw her children from a second floor balcony. The fire... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mother throws children to safety from fireSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 13 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to escape an apartment fire at the Azalea Park apartment complex. The mother, Raven Hines, had to toss two of her children over a balcony down to neighbors willing to catch... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Mother throws children to safety during fireSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 13 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to escape an apartment fire at the Azalea Park apartment complex. The mother, Raven Hines, had to toss two of her children over a balcony down to neighbors willing to catch... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mother throws children to safety during fireSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 13 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to escape an apartment fire at the Azalea Park apartment complex. The mother, Raven Hines, had to toss two of her children over a balcony down to neighbors willing to catch... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mother throws children to safety during fireSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to escape an apartment fire at the Azalea Park apartment complex. The mother, Raven Hines, had to toss two of her children over a balcony down to neighbors willing to catch... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Mother throws children to safety during fireSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to escape an apartment fire at the Azalea Park apartment complex. The mother, Raven Hines, had to toss two of her children over a balcony down to neighbors willing to catch... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Mother throws children to safety during apartment fireSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A family is recovering after taking desperate measures to escape an apartment fire at the Azalea Park apartment complex. The mother, Raven Hines, had to toss two of her children over a balcony down to neighbors willing to catch... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Gas leak closed part of Peachtree Dunwoody RoadSANDY SPRINGS, GA. - Atlanta Fire-Rescue responded to a gas leak at 6903 Peacht
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, GA. - Atlanta Fire-Rescue responded to a gas leak at 6903 Peachtree Dunwoody Road on Monday afternoon. Sandy Springs Police tweeted that the leak is inside the building and Peachtree Dunwoody Road is closed in the that area. Reported... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How much money you need to spend on a home to be in the top 1% in 12 major US citieshouses than 99% of their neighbors — in the largest metro areas in the country.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
houses than 99% of their neighbors — in the largest metro areas in the country. Here are the minimum monthly costs for homeowners in the top 1% for 12 major metro areas. 12. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GeorgiaEliza Kobin/Shutterstock See... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How much money you need to spend on a home to be in the top 1% in 12 major US citieshouses than 99% of their neighbors — in the largest metro areas in the country.
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
houses than 99% of their neighbors — in the largest metro areas in the country. Here are the minimum monthly costs for homeowners in the top 1% for 12 major metro areas. 12. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GeorgiaEliza Kobin/Shutterstock See... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia fans reach out to Devon Gales for ‘more personal’ Bar Mitzvah projectSANDY SPRINGS | Alec Rubin and Jacob Beldick sat among the stunned crowd in San
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS | Alec Rubin and Jacob Beldick sat among the stunned crowd in Sanford Stadium two years ago this week as Devon Gales lay motionless on the field in front of them. They were fifth-graders then, both big University of Georgia football... Read more
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ajc.com
Traffic around SunTrust Park not as bad as expected when Braves playThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution Sandy Springs officials, wary of jammed stree
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Sandy Springs officials, wary of jammed streets from Braves fans flocking to SunTrust Park since the stadium move was announced, were pleasantly surprised to learn that traffic wasn’t as bad as they feared. In fact,... Read more
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Billboard
Young Thug Arrested on Drug Related Chargessuccess has been hampered by legal woes. Earlier this year, he evaded a bevy of
Billboard / Posted 19 days ago
success has been hampered by legal woes. Earlier this year, he evaded a bevy of charges stemming from 2015 when his home in Sandy Springs, GA. was raided by cops. There, police reportedly discovered weapons and drugs at his residence and charged him... Read more
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Variety
Young Thug Arrested for Marijuana Possession, Tinted Windows in Georgiareported by TMZ. It seems likely the stiff charge is related to Thug’s 2015 ar
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
reported by TMZ. It seems likely the stiff charge is related to Thug’s 2015 arrest after a police raid on his home in Sandy Springs, Georgia, that saw him charged with felony marijuana and cocaine possession and three counts of felony gun... Read more
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ajc.com
Sandy Springs OKs process to take unclaimed bailThe Sandy Springs City Council has approved a process for the city to take bond
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Sandy Springs City Council has approved a process for the city to take bond or bail money left unclaimed with the municipal court. AJC FILE The Sandy Springs City Council has created a process for taking bond or bail money collected by the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Few details known after fatal crash in Sandy SpringsCrews have cleared the scene of a fatal crash on the eastbound lanes of I-285 i
WALB Albany / Posted 19 days ago
Crews have cleared the scene of a fatal crash on the eastbound lanes of I-285 in Sandy Springs. Not much is known about the crash, which happened around 1 a.m. near the intersection with Riverside Drive. GDOT reports that two vehicles and one truck... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Few details known after fatal crash in Sandy SpringsCrews have cleared the scene of a fatal crash on the eastbound lanes of I-285 i
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 19 days ago
Crews have cleared the scene of a fatal crash on the eastbound lanes of I-285 in Sandy Springs. Not much is known about the crash, which happened around 1 a.m. near the intersection with Riverside Drive. GDOT reports that two vehicles and one truck... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Cops: Woman, alleged pimp used online dating site to set up, steal from victimSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. – Two people are behind bars after police say a woman and he
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. – Two people are behind bars after police say a woman and her alleged pimp used an online dating site to dupe a man into meeting them, then stole from him. Police said a 53-year-old man met Dominique Berry through a "meet up" site... Read more
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ajc.com
Give Back Connection for Sept. 27school supply program, Adopt-a-Family for the Holidays, the Food `n Fun Challen
ajc.com / Posted 20 days ago
school supply program, Adopt-a-Family for the Holidays, the Food `n Fun Challenge and the Vintage Affair. For long-time Sandy Springs residents Debbie and Stan Sonenshine, philanthropy is a family tradition. One of the local charities their... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Couple using popular dating app to lure men, rob them, police saySANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police say a couple used a popular dating app to lure men
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police say a couple used a popular dating app to lure men and then, while posing as an Uber driver and customer, drugged them and then robbed them. Isiah Spearman told Channel 2’s Liz Artz he uses dating apps from time to time.... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Couple using popular dating app to lure men, rob themSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police say a couple used a popular dating app to lure men
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police say a couple used a popular dating app to lure men then posed as an Uber driver, drugged them and then robbed them. Isiah Spearman told Channel 2’s Liz Artz he uses dating app's from time to time. He also admitted when he... Read more
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ajc.com
Free things to do: Festivals, park day, music and moregarden, music and more. Entrance to the event is free while food and alcoholic
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
garden, music and more. Entrance to the event is free while food and alcoholic can be purchased at the event. Heritage Sandy Springs Outdoors Club --- Saturday, Sept. 30 The HSSOC provides residents and visitors the opportunity to get outside... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
ATLANTA THINGS TO DO: Free things to do: Festivals, free park day, music and moregarden, music and more. Entrance to the event is free while food and alcoholic
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
garden, music and more. Entrance to the event is free while food and alcoholic can be purchased at the event. Heritage Sandy Springs Outdoors Club --- Saturday, Sept. 30 The HSSOC provides residents and visitors the opportunity to get outside... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Woman believes men followed her from McDonald's before robberySANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police in Sandy Springs are trying to find two men who rob
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - Police in Sandy Springs are trying to find two men who robbed a woman at gunpoint after she says they followed her into her apartment complex late at night as she was getting home from work. The victim, who asked Channel 2’s... Read more
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ajc.com
Senior housing, tax meeting in Sandy SpringsThe Dorothy C. Benson Senior Multipurpose Facility, 6500 Vernon Woods Drive, Sa
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Dorothy C. Benson Senior Multipurpose Facility, 6500 Vernon Woods Drive, Sandy Springs, is the site of an information session 11 a.m., Sept. 26, to help senior citizens identify housing rehabilitation sources and property tax exemptions. DOROTHY... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Family, friends remember firefighter killed in crashFriends and family are holding funeral services for a Sandy Springs firefighter
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
Friends and family are holding funeral services for a Sandy Springs firefighter killed in a motorcycle accident. We were there as dozens of firefighters and police from Sandy Springs gathered to begin the procession to First Baptist Church in... Read more
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ajc.com
Dancer robbed of cash, phone, clothes at gunpoint in N. FultonThe Atlanta Journal-Constitution AJC filePolice in Sandy Springs are still sea
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution AJC filePolice in Sandy Springs are still searching for two men who robbed a woman after following her home from a McDonald’s A Victoria’s Secret bag containing $500 in cash, a bikini and an iPhone were taken from a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Sandy Springs Fire Rescue honors fallen firefighterSANDY SPRINGS, GA. - The life of a Sandy Springs firefighter will be honored Mo
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, GA. - The life of a Sandy Springs firefighter will be honored Monday. Jacob Hammond, 21, passed away after a motorcycle crash in Forsyth County on Thursday, Sept. 21. The Sandy Springs Fire Rescue will leave Sandy Springs at 8:30... Read more
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ajc.com
Mother remembers firefighter killed in crash: 'He was my hero'The family of a firefighter killed in a crash says the state of Georgia lost a
ajc.com / Posted 23 days ago
The family of a firefighter killed in a crash says the state of Georgia lost a true hero. Hammond joined the Sandy Springs fire department when he was 18. “When he finished school, he came home about two weeks after he graduated and said, ‘I’m... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
More than 1,000 expected at funeral for firefighter killed in crashSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A local fire chief says his department is trying to heal a
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 24 days ago
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. - A local fire chief says his department is trying to heal after the loss of one of their own. Jacob Hammond, 21, died in a motorcycle crash on Bannister Road in Forsyth County early Thursday. Investigators say he lost control on... Read more
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ajc.com
More than 1,000 expected at funeral for firefighter killed in crashin a motorcycle crash on Bannister Road in Forsyth County early Thursday. Inves
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
in a motorcycle crash on Bannister Road in Forsyth County early Thursday. Investigators say he lost control on a curve. Sandy Springs Fire Chief Keith Sanders says his department lost a hero. “We are going to take one minute, one hour and one... Read more
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ajc.com
Sandy Springs maintains millage rate The Sandy Springs City Council has adopted a millage rate of 4.731, unchanged
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
The Sandy Springs City Council has adopted a millage rate of 4.731, unchanged from prior years. AJC FILE The Sandy Springs City Council has approved a millage rate that will remain 4.731 mills, which under the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Coroner identifies man dead after run over by tractor in Anderson Co.to a fatal incident involving a tractor in Anderson County on Thursday. The cr
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
to a fatal incident involving a tractor in Anderson County on Thursday. The crash happened along Parker Lane near Sandy Springs Road in Pendleton. Dispatchers said EMS and Zion Fire Department responded to the scene. Coroner Charlie... Read more
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