GDOT: $834M reversible lane project adds 4 exits in Cobb
by Hilary Butschek
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August 13, 2014 11:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A detailed description of the $834 million reversible lanes project on Interstate 75 released by the state last week shows a detailed map of four new exits to be installed in Cobb County. The 30-mile project will create two new tolled, reversible lanes on the west side of I-75. Groundbreaking of the managed lanes in Cobb is set for September, said Natalie Dale, spokeswoman for the Georgia Department of Transportation. In north Cobb, one reversible lane will be added to a portion of ...
Georgia moves up seven spots in ACT rankings
The 2014 ACT (American College Testing) results show Georgia moved up seven spots from 37th in 2013 to 30th this year. The 2014 ranking puts the state at the top of the pack among its Southeastern ...
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Column: Gosh dang. What is wrong with a Southern accent?
I just learned of a book called, “Say Goodbye to your Southern Accent.” Gosh dang. What is wrong with a Southern accent? The book’s authors, Jennifer Adams and Johanna Chapman, run a firm called At...
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Guest column: Nebraska billionaire behind assault on Nunn
With a net worth today of $1 billion, Joe Ricketts, 73, the founder of TD Ameritrade, is fretting over the crumbs falling from his table. It galls Joe that some of those crumbs might be used to hel...
Aug 07, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 716240 views | 0 0 comments | 482 482 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?