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First U.S. Ebola case confirmed

The patient is an adult being treated in an isolation unit in Dallas

Health officials have confirmed the first case if Ebola to emerge in the United States.

Diva Dash kicks off breast cancer awareness month

McDONOUGH — It’s that time of year again. The time for pink ribbons, pink tutus, pink T-shirts and all around way too much pink.

Bear Creek Festival returns to Hampton

HAMPTON —The 17th annual Bear Creek Festival returns to McBrayer Park this weekend, and organizers said they hope it will draw a large crowd.

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Georgia State Fair prepares for opening weekend

HAMPTON — Georgia State Fair officials raced against the clock Friday morning to finish setting up for its big opening just a few hours later.

Jerk Festival returns to Alexander Park

McDONOUGH — As summer comes to an end and the cooler weather starts to breeze in, the McDonough Jerk Festival attempts to bring the Caribbean to Henry County.

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Civil War re-enactors bring history to life for Battle of Atlanta 150th Anniversary | PHOTOS | VIDEO

More than 1,500 Civil War re-enactors descended upon Hampton and Lovejoy for the annual Battle of Atlanta 150th Anniversary weekend at Nash Farm Battlefield.

'Maze Runner' streaks out to No. 1 at box office

'A Walk Amoing the Tombstones' ends up in second place

"Maze Runner" pulls in $32.5 million in U.S. and Canadian box offices.

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Local kids color their way to circus day

Alexis Perkey, 12, and John Guiller, 7, weren’t clowning around when they completed the Clayton News Daily and Henry Daily Herald’s coloring contest Sept. 12.

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy’s timeline

A timeline of Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy’s life.

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Remembering Georgia legend Truett Cathy

Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy has been praised for many reasons since his death was announced more than a week ago.

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U2 releases new album for free on iTunes

Apple is giving away U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," for free on its iTunes store through Oct. 13.

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'Guardians of the Galaxy' dominates weak box office

The Marvel misfits are nearing $300 million at domestic theaters

“Guardians of the Galaxy” has been No. 1 with ticket buyers for four of the six weeks it has been showing.

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Comedian Joan Rivers dies at age 81 | PHOTOS

Joan Rivers has died at the age of 81, her daughter said in a statement. She had been in a New York hospital recovering from complications during a recent surgery.

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Henry County race fans rack up receipts

McDONOUGH — For NASCAR fans in Henry County it paid to spend this weekend.

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Justin Bieber charged with assault, dangerous driving in Canada

Pop star Justin Bieber was charged with assault and dangerous driving over the weekend after an incident near the small Canadian town where he grew up.

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