Alpharetta teen, brain tumor survivor rallies for pediatric cancer funding
by James Swift
October 29, 2014 01:35 PM | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A decade and a half ago, doctors told Katie Proctor’s parents their child was deaf in her right ear. A follow-up MRI then revealed something much more serious — their 4-year-old daughter had a brain tumor. “It’s one of those shocks you’re not prepared for,” her father Rob Proctor said. “You just figure out how you’re going to face it and take it one day at a time.” His daughter had her first of seven surgeries shortly thereafter. “The right side of her face is totally paralyzed, so ...
Pet of the Week: Fatima
Furkids presents Fatima for the pet of the week spotlight. Fatima is a 1-year-old Abyssinian/Bengal mix with a big heart to match her big aqua-green eyes. Fatima gets along well with other cats. Th...
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Barge endorses democrat for superintendent
Republican state superintendent John Barge is endorsing the Democratic candidate seeking to take his place as the state's top education official. Barge said Thursday that Valarie Wilson will contin...
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  • Whole Foods offers taste of things to come
    by James Swift
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    by Dick Yarbrough
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
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    by James Swift
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  • Male Athlete of the Week-Lem Cobbs
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  • Cobb favorite Moxie Burger opens shop in Founders Square
    by James Swift
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    by Lauretta Hannon
    Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
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    by James Swift
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  • North Fulton traffic
    Jun 18, 2014 | 257101 views | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend | print

    Has the traffic situation in north Fulton improved in the past five years?