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President Barack Obama’s administration Thursday announced five states — Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota, New York and South Carolina — have received a one-year extension for flexibility from certain provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Educati...

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North Fulton Jaycees host haunted house in Roswell
The North Fulton Jaycees present their annual House on Horror Hill. The haunted house at 1650 Alpharetta St. in Roswe...
12:29 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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Johns Creek residents to hear from candidates
The Johns Creek High School PTSA will host a voter information night and candidate forum Oct. 23 from 6:30 to 9:30 p....
12:26 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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DeRito, Mitchell battle for post 1 council seat in Alpharetta
Former Alpharetta councilman Doug DeRito is hoping residents vote him back to the post 1 council seat, but incumbent ...
12:21 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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Two Palmetto city council candidates drop out
UPDATE: Palmetto city council candidates John Edward Farmer and Ruth Wilson have dropped out of the race, according t...
12:20 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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Milton's Better Together hosts Jan Jones Oct. 24
Milton’s Better Together volunteer organization will host a legislative update from state House Speaker Pro Tempore J...
12:14 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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East Point council split on proposed tax increases
East Point council members were divided on a proposed eight mill increase discussed at a council meeting last week. T...
12:09 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Solicitor
Recent police reports of note. All reports were supplied by local police departments. SOLICITOR: A man was parking hi...
12:03 PM, Wednesday, October 16
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Roswell residents to hear from candidates
Woman’s Club candidate forum Candidates in the November Roswell municipal election will take part in an Oct. 22 forum...
11:59 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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Fundraising under way for 2014 Relay for Life in north Fulton
Fundraising has begun for teams raising money for Relay For Life events in Roswell, Alpharetta and Johns Creek this s...
11:51 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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Roswell Mayor Jere Wood to host annual Mayor’s BBQ Ball
The annual Mayor’s BBQ Ball hosted by Roswell Mayor Jere Wood is Oct. 26, 6:30 to 10 p.m. This year’s beneficiary is ...
11:35 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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Roswell Historical Society will celebrate Rucker Fest
The Roswell Historical Society will celebrate Rucker Fest Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. at Roswell’s historic town square at...
11:32 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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Halloween hikes return to Chattahoochee Nature Center in R...
The annual Halloween Hikes return to Chattahoochee Nature Center beginning Friday and Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. and ...
11:21 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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King’s Ridge Christian School in Alpharetta hosts third an...
In the spirit of old-fashioned fun, King’s Ridge Christian School will host its third annual county fair on Sunday fr...
11:06 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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Alpharetta fundraiser benefits Tripp Halstead
On Oct. 23 from 11a.m. to noon, KinderCare Learning Center in Alpharetta will be hosting a school fundraiser to benef...
11:00 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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Cambridge High sophomore a great debater
Cambridge High School sophomore Nico Leis has a way with words and public speaking. The straight-A student started a ...
10:58 AM, Wednesday, October 16
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