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07:11 PM, Thursday, July 31
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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Taylor expected to approve county budget Wednesday
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Ralph Clark has been sentenced for embezzling more than $1.1 million from the Woodruff Arts Center in Midtown while s...
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Third annual African-American Heritage Celebration is Satu...
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Governor to be at Dallas Civic Center Saturday morning
The Paulding County Republican Party and the city of Dallas will host Gov. Nathan Deal at the Dallas Civic Center Sat...
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Johns Creek Police: Teen accidentally drowned in creek
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County seeking public comment on 2013 report
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03:04 PM, Thursday, February 27
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Sandy Springs honored by Atlanta Regional Commission
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12:27 PM, Thursday, February 27
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County puts out call for animal shelter designs
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05:19 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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Board, superintendent to decide on makeup days
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Police investigating ‘peeping Tom’ reports
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04:53 PM, Wednesday, February 26
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