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Results of July 22 runoff election
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:33:23 -0700

FINAL UPDATE 9:22 p.m. — Marty Harbin will be the next state senator for the 16th District With all four counties reporting final counts in the Georgia Senate District 16 Republican runoff, Tyrone resident and Fayetteville insurance broker Marty Harbin has convincingly beaten Fayetteville attorney David Studdard. Harbin beat Studdard in Fayette, Spalding, Lamar and Pike counties 8,957 (59.6%) to ...

10 Places With the Best Property Tax Value
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:00:00 -0700

If you're looking to move, property tax can make a big difference in what you'll pay. And some counties seem to get much more for taxpayers' money.

Complaints rise on sanitation pilot program
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:52:47 -0700

DeKalb County Sanitation had time on the city council meeting agenda last week, but didn’t make it to the meeting. The topic was the pilot program for once-a-week trash collection. At the meeting, city staff was unsure why county representatives were a no-show and a call to the county last week yielded no explanation.

Jonesboro, Lovejoy to compete in Georgia Qualifier tournament
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:46:18 -0700

Jonesboro and Lovejoy would like nothing more than to win the Georgia Qualifier for the National Select 7-on-7 Championship starting today at Lassiter High in Marietta.

Georgia lawsuit still causing trouble for GM
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:08:02 -0700

For more than a year, a lawsuit filed by Brooke Melton's family has caused major migraines for General Motors. Litigation over the 29-year-old nurse's death was settled by GM last October. But not before ...

Georgia lawsuit that exposed safety problems now threatens GM's strategy to compensate victims
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:49:58 -0700

For more than a year, a lawsuit filed by Brooke Melton's family has caused major migraines for General Motors.

Atlanta Ride of Life Event Raises Awareness to Fight ALS
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:37:52 -0700

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga., July 24, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- For almost 2 months Silas "Randy" Smith has been riding his Motorcycle around the USA and talking about his wife, Sophia Smith and the losing battle she fought with ALS. Randy rides with a two fold purpose: (1) To raise awareness about this devastating disease and (2) To complete an inpatient center for Hospice of South Texas, a state of ...

Georgia Lawsuit Still Causing Headaches For GM
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 06:39:12 -0700

DETROIT (AP) -- For more than a year, a lawsuit filed by Brooke Melton's family has caused major migraines for General Motors. Litigation over the 29-year-old nurse's death was settled by GM last October. But not before it laid bare how the company allowed millions of small cars to stay on the road more than a decade after GM discovered ignition switch flaws linked to at least 13 fatalities. Now ...

Wife in Ga. hot car death case has attorney
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:04:58 -0700

Atlanta attorney Lawrence Zimmerman said he now represents Leanna Harris.

President Cites Atlanta BeltLine Workforce Partnership in Healthcare as National Model
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:54:50 -0700

Collaboration Between the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta CareerRise, Grady Health System and Others is Training Atlanta BeltLine Residents for Healthcare Jobs (PRWeb July 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12044260.htm