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VALDOSTA — The hospital authority that governs South Georgia Medical Center will seek a local resource for open government t…
With no political experience, but an understanding of branding and showmanship honed by his years in the business world and on television, billionaire Donald J. Trump rode a wave of populism to…
01.20 / 11:20
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HEADLINES: Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain, storms to dominate our weekend. Sunday’s storms could get rough. Continuing coverage on Hometown. Weather Dining: Fat Bottom’s BBQ is growing. Where to watch Sunday’s Falcons-Packers game. Swift & Finch added to a beer? Taste it Jan. 27. Dining Inauguration Day: Updates on local events and what’s happening today…
01.20 / 11:13
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  A relative newcomer in Armuchee, Fat Bottom’s BBQ & More is on the move. The covered outdoor dining spot added by the last restaurant owner (Johnny’s Happy Cafe) is being converted to indoor space as shown in the above photo (red and white area). Fat Bottom’s is at 4512 Martha Berry Highway just south of Russell [&#…
01.20 / 10:36
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Madison County voters will have a chance to approve a new five-year E-SPLOST in a special referendum to be held on March 21. Superintendent Dr. Allen McCannon told the board of education Tuesday night that the school system will foot the bill for the referendum, which is expected to cost between $5,000 and $6,000. He said the system will use car sales tax funds to pay for it, not taxpayer funds. McCannon said the “vast majority” of the funds generated from the one cent sales tax, if app…
01.20 / 09:05
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Nearly a decade ago, development of the fifty-plus acre site just east of Savannah's Marriott Riverfront Hotel halted largely due to the…
01.20 / 05:49
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Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirms to News 3 that a man died from a vehicle wreck on Whitesville…
01.20 / 05:37
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Students who completed Robert Franklin's "Faith and Politics" course last month knew they would get in-depth exposure to how politics and faith interact. What most didn't expect was that it would mark a turning point in understanding their call as…
01.20 / 05:35
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SAVANNAH, Ga. - The crowd booed as one of the panel members first spoke about the merger at the…
01.20 / 04:35
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SHARE // Three local law enforcement agencies are on the hunt for a burglar responsible for a series of house break-ins in the River Road area of…
01.20 / 04:23
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A teenager from Hayesville, North Carolina, faces a staggering number of charges after being arrested in Towns County earlier this month as part of an ongoing drug…
01.20 / 04:22
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When Pres.-elect Donald J. Trump is sworn in Friday as the United States’ 45th president, one local family will represent Baldwin County before the steps of the nation’s cap…
01.20 / 03:50
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A Hiawassee woman is being held without bond in the Towns County Detention Center after her arrest Monday, Jan. 16, for one count of attempted…
01.20 / 03:45
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A large part of tonight's Savannah-based Town Hall regarding the merger of Georgia Southern and Armstrong State centered around the futures…
01.20 / 03:21
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St. Joseph’s Hospital providing an up close look inside its new emergency department. It’s the biggest expansion to the emergency room sin…
01.20 / 02:44
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What’s more Nebraskan than steak and corn? Maybe throw in some cheese frenchees for an appetizer and popcorn balls and kolaches for d…
01.20 / 02:24
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The Nearly New Shop thrift store has been in business since 1949 and has supported the Junior League of Atlanta, a nonprofit focused on women and volunteerism. But the days of the thrift store supplementing the nonprofit’s income and supporting its mission have run their course. The company announced it is closing its Toco Hills location […] The post Historic Nearly New Shop shutting its doors appeared first on …
01.20 / 01:53
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The grandmother of a 5-year-old girl attacked by vicious dogs said the little girl forgives the dog owner and doesn't want him to go to prison.Sabrina Williams said Syrai Sanders underwent a second surgery Thursday on her eye. The F. L. Stanton kindergartener had her scalp severed from her head when three dogs attacked her. That same attack killed her neighbor Logan Braatz.RELATED: Community leaders meet to discuss dog issue in southwest AtlantaWilliams said her granddaughter is in great…
01.20 / 01:34
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Thursday in court, we heard more from the truck driver who caused the tragic crash that killed five Georgia Southern nursing students. This comes as a survivor's civil trial continues in Bryan…
01.20 / 01:31
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Everyone who knew little Easton Cain remembers the 3-year-old boy fondly, which makes standing at the young boy's makeshift memorial hard to comprehend and even harder to bear."He was always smiling, laughing and cutting up. Just a happy kid with a wonderful personality," said Selena Black, whose daughter attended daycare with Easton Cain. "The tears just fall when you're driving by here, because you see it right there."Flowers, balloons and teddy bears mark the spot in this Cleveland…
01.20 / 00:57
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