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Marietta readies for Civil War battle anniversary
Marietta is getting ready to observe the 150th anniversary of the battle of Kennesaw Mountain.
Road billboards to display missing woman’s image
Law officers are planning to display the photo of 87-year-old Shirley Dermond, who they fear has been abducted, on digital billboards across Georgia in hopes of generating new leads on her disappearance.
Police: Man found in river was victim of homicide
Police west of Atlanta have opened a homicide investigation after a body was pulled from the Chattahoochee River near Six Flags Over Georgia.
Agreement to protect flower across Southeast
A threatened flower called the Georgia aster that once flourished across the Southeast may find better protection now that a utility company, highway crews and local governments are promising steps to protect it.
Blueberry growers go to 'pick-it-yourself’ model
Brenna DeWitt said blueberry farming is going the way of a lot of other crops.
“It’s really gotten to where it’s get big or get out,” she said.
Graves votes for special counsel to investigate IRS targeting scandal
On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Tom Graves, R-Ranger, voted for, and the House passed, two measures related to the investigation into the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative nonprofit groups. House Resolution 565 requested that the Justice Department appoint a special counsel to investigate the IRS.
Cagle touts state’s investment in transportation
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Man facing three charges after college shooting
A man apprehended after a shooting at Paine College in Augusta is facing charges that include aggravated assault.
Healthier school meals: How 5 districts are faring
Two years in, schools are having mixed success putting new healthier school lunch rules in place.
Report: Many interstate lights dark in Atlanta
Atlanta officials say budget cuts are the reason nearly half the streetlights have been allowed to go dark on interstate highways within the city limits.
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