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Thomasville Police are searching for a suspect they say threatened to a kill a woman and then stole her car. This happened at the Villa North Apartment complex off Old Albany Road. According to a report the suspect is identified as Amillian Denton. It said he threatened to kill a woman and held a knife to her neck and face several…
06.19 / 22:16
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Vonterryon J. Matthews turned himself in at the Spalding County Sheriff’s Office about 4 p.m., M…
06.19 / 22:16
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A football belonging to pro football Hall of Famer and Griffin native Rayfield Wright — valued at $10,000 — was stolen from the Griffin-Spalding County School System (GSCS) mus…
06.19 / 22:16
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(AP) -- Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week after more than a year in captivity, died Monday, his family said.The 22-year-old "has completed his journey home," the family said in a statement."Unfortunately, the awful, torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today," his parents said.Doctors had described his condition as a…
06.19 / 21:59
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A Ben Hill County Grand Jury indicted Bo Dukes on charges of concealing a death, tampering with evidence, and hindering the apprehension of a criminal in Tara Grinstead's death.Investigators believe Bo Dukes, who was arrested March 3, helped Ryan Duke remove Grinstead's body from her hometown of Ocilla.Tara Grinstead went missing in October 2005 and was a beauty queen and teacher in Ocilla.RELATED: Ryan Duke pleads not guilty in Tara Grinstead murder case, arraignment waivedDuke was…
06.19 / 21:59
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Shakespeare’s plays are often accepted as works of historical fact. In the case of "Richard III," many believe we’ve been deceived all these years. Like us on Facebook The show is the Atlanta Shakespeare Company’s current production and runs through July 2. As far as historical accuracy goes, artistic director Jeff Watkins insists that it doesn’t matter. “It was in the interest of the Tudors to make Richard III the most detestable man imaginable, I don’t believe there’s a lot of fact there…
06.19 / 21:50
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Former Tifton resident Clifton Horton Johnson graduated from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government on May 25, earning the degree of Master of Public Adm…
06.19 / 21:46
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The Blairsville Pro Rodeo kicked off at the Union County Saddle Club Arena on Friday evening, June 17, 2017 at 6 p.m. for two nights of rip roarin’ rodeo antics. There was bronc riding, barrel racing, calf roping and bull riding, all tempered with the Sass n’ Saddles Precision Drill Team and some kids events. [&#…
06.19 / 21:39
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COLUMBUS — There’s no secret to Bierman Contracting’s succe…
06.19 / 21:22
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A group of armed men burst into a rural Dougherty County house last week, and shot the owner. Now police have announced a reward for information leading to the arrest and on conviction of the…
06.19 / 21:18
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Otto Warmbier's family on Monday reported their son who was just returned from North Korea detention has died.  Warmbier, 22, a finance student at the University of Virginia, was arrested in North Korea after trying to steal a propaganda poster.…
06.19 / 21:18
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Police in London are calling for calm after a driver plowed into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a north London…
06.19 / 21:18
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Otto Warmbier's family on Monday reported their son who was just returned from North Korea detention has died.  Warmbier, 22, a finance student at the University of Virginia, was arrested in North Korea after trying to steal a propaganda poster.…
06.19 / 20:59
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Veterans United, a group with a passion for providing home loans to veterans, has left a couple of local charities…
06.19 / 20:59
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Savannah is a hot destination for young people who want to get to work during their summer…
06.19 / 20:59
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A Georgia man was arrested after authorities say he pushes two children into a swimming pool at a condominium in Destin,…
06.19 / 20:58
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In 2016, "Eclipsed" was the first Broadway play with an all-female cast, writer and director. The setting is Liberia in 2003 during that country’s second civil war, and tells the stories of five women struggling to make sense of the brutality around them. Like us on Facebook The show is onstage at Synchronicity Theatre now through June 25 . “A war zone does not have to be limited to what we think is a traditional warzone,” director Tinashe Kajese-Bolden told "City Lights" host Lois Reitz…
06.19 / 20:55
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Chamblee, GA, June 10, 2017 – The Post Reports – The City of Chamblee has unveiled a new City Website. The City says the new site designed by CivicPlus, provides citizens with a more graphically pleasing and easier to navigate experience. Visitors to the new Chamblee site will find front and center links to current [&#…
06.19 / 20:48
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Learn more about "My Ride to Vote", an organization that is offering voters free rides to and from the polls on June…
06.19 / 20:21
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The Supreme Court says the government can't refuse to register trademarks that are considered…
06.19 / 20:21
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