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CSU offering class for small businesses

MORROW — The Clayton State University Small Business Development Center will offer a free workshop on “Alternative Financing Sources for Small Businesses.”

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Fayetteville police arrest pair in shooting death of Applebee's manager

Fayetteville police arrest Jonesboro, Hampton men in shooting death of Applebee’s manager.

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Georgia Military Veterans Hall of Fame locating to Floyd Veterans Memorial Building in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Georgia Military Veterans Hall of Fame has found a permanent home.

Nearly 50 teens ransack Ga. Wal-Mart | RAW VIDEO

A mob of nearly 50 people burst in to a Macon Wal-Mart and smashed merchandise early Sunday morning.

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PHOTOS: Henry County Safety and Protection night

The fifth annual Henry County Commission Safety and Protection Night was held on Tuesday.

Report: Georgia led states in clean energy jobs during first quarter

Georgia was ranked the No. 1 job creator in the clean energy industry during the first quarter of 2015, thanks in part to the state's strong solar industry.

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Chick-fil-A tops in customer satisfaction

Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A has been named the top fast food restaurant in the United States for customer satisfaction, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index Restaurant Report released this week.

Harold Rutherford

Harold Jackson Jack Rutherford, age 85, of McDonough, GA died Sunday, June 28, 2015 at Sacred Journey Hospice.

Ms.. Deborah Susan Veal

Ms. Deborah Susan Veal age 63 of Stockbridge, Georgia passed away June 28, 2015.

Jeffrey Smith

Jeffrey Smith, age 39 of Jackson Ga passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015.

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McDonough artist tapped for royal assignment, will create King statue for Georgia

Davis will create King statue for Georgia

“Placing a statue of Dr. King at the Capitol of his home state is a long overdue honor, and selecting an artist is an important step forward in this process,” said Gov. Nathan Deal in a press release. “I am confident that Andy Davis’ past works, including a statue of Ray Charles in the singer’s hometown of Albany, have prepared him well for this historic project.”

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Saddle Up: Henry residents can learn to ride a horse, go for trail rides at Luella Stables

Henry residents can learn to ride a horse, go for trail rides at Luella Stables

McDONOUGH — Horses speak and its up to their riders to learn the language.

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Summer Concert Series

The City of Locust Grove is hosting Picnic in the Park July 3 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event is the kickoff to the July 4 holiday weekend. Residents can bring a picnic blanket and basket. There will be live music, games and a raffle for gift cards.

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Track coach Hugh Toro set to run in 43rd straight Peachtree Road Race

Longtime Clayton State track coach Hugh Toro set to run in 43rd straight Peachtree Road Race

Longtime Clayton State track coach Hugh Toro set to run in 43rd straight Peachtree Road Race.

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CHURCH BULLETIN: Unity Baptist Church

Unity Baptist Church, 75 Valley Road in Stockbridge, is hosting a Proud to Be an American Christian Barbecue and Gospel Singing July 5 at 11 a.m.

What a week for news in America

Christians rely on the Bible to guide and influence their decisions and opinions. However, I never understood how so much hate and loathing could flow from the same mouths and hearts that praise God in prayer and song.

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Andrew McBride Chapter DAR trailblazer honored

Marinelle Simpson bestowed Women in American History Medal

The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution has awarded the Women in American History certificate and medal to Dr. Marinelle Simpson.

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Sacred Journey Hospice Camp Horizon helps children deal with grief

Camp set Aug. 22 in Stockbridge

The 2015 Camp Horizon, sponsored by the Sacred Journey Hospice Foundation, is a day camp for children age 6 to 16 who have experienced the death of a loved one.