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A woman from Waterloo, Iowa, has been arrested for allegedly killing a family member. According to The Courier, Danaesha Lynne Martin, 22, killed her male cousin, Shavondes Martin. In May, Shavondes was found dead in an alley behind the South Street Apartments after suffering several gunshot wounds. Police believe that Danaesha was involved in the…

A college professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio was reprimanded after she called police on a Black student. According to The San Antonio Express-News, Anita Moss, a biology lecturer at the university, will not be allowed to teach for the remainder of the semester while she is being investigated by the school.…

By Walter Geiger
Sheriff Brad White and his deputies are on the lookout for Joe Lewis Watkins after Judge Bill Fears

R. Kelly continues to draw fan support while facing multiple allegations of sexual misconduct. During a recent show at the Yuengling Center in Tampa, Florida, R. Kelly was captured asking women to wipe his body and allowing them to grab his genitals. In a video clip taken by Twitter user @coolassB, R. Kelly instructs several…

Every time we fail as parents it’s an opportunity to remember that our true Father never will. We would do well to gaze more often into heaven with an even greater sort of confidence than our kids once had in us because God has sealed His commitment to us at the cross.

Melissa Lee has been named president of the Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber of Commerce. This will be her second stint

Award-winning playwright and performer Will Power joins Spelman College as a Distinguished Professor of Theatre & Performance.

ATLANTA -- If Ronald Acuna Jr. lives up to expectations by collecting a plethora of major awards over the next two decades, he likely will still fondly remember his first, the one he garnered after proving to be one of the most impressive 20-year-olds to grace the Major League scene. Currently playing in the Japan All-Star Series, Acuna awoke early Tuesday morning to learn he had been named National League Rookie of the Year. The announcement, which was made Monday night in the…

Ever thought about being your own coach for ultra running? Brisbane sports student, Daniel Broadbridge provides his insights into how you can do it.

With the week long camp in Armidale now behind them, the Eels returned to home turf at Old Saleyards today. The weather was particularly kind in what would turn out to be a field session of just ov…

Educators want to succeed. However, sometimes the settings they work in are not particularly conducive to them reaching their goals. When this happens teachers can feel discouraged and powerless. Teacher voice is an untapped resource . Only 59% of teachers surveyed are confident voicing their honest opinions and concerns. The British Educational Research Agency has argued that “we desperately need critically engaged teachers who can develop…

Glory Sound Prep, an album by Jon Bellion on Spotify

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By Dave Schroeder
I am not a teacher. I am not a PhD. I do not have an MDiv. Yet, I have yearned to achieve each of those things but have not felt called by God to seriously pursue them. In my head, it is a constant debate of man’s glory and God’s glory. Despite life not guiding me in those ways, my desire to influence and teach has never gone away regardless of what label is on it. I am a child…

Do the Braves see Ronald Acuna Jr. as a center fielder or corner outfielder? And is this a factor when looking into trades and/or free agents?-- @baldheaded1der Ender Inciarte has won three consecutive Gold Gloves and is accurately still defined as one of the game's elite outfielders. As he prepares for his age-28 season, his glove, legs and arm still provide significant value. But when you have another option like Acuna, it makes sense to debate whether the longevity of that immediate value…

Every calendar year, Social Security Administration (SSA) automatically calculates the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) for beneficiaries based on the consumer-price index, which measures changes in the price level of a defined set of consumer goods and services purchased by households.

The Barnesville Rotary Club will hold its annual Honor Walk Tuesday, Nov. 13 at noon at Summers Field Park.
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Company Description: Our commitment to building superior products and fulfilling customer needs has taken us from a small, steel fabricating company to the leading trailer manufacturer in the world. Celebrating over 100 years in business, Great Dane has built an enviable reputation as an industry leader in technology, innovation and quality. Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Great Dane has additional corporate offices in Savannah, GA, a parts…

Company Description: Our commitment to building superior products and fulfilling customer needs has taken us from a small, steel fabricating company to the leading trailer manufacturer in the world. Celebrating over 100 years in business, Great Dane has built an enviable reputation as an industry leader in technology, innovation and quality. Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Great Dane has additional corporate offices in Savannah, GA, a parts…

We are tremendously grateful for the active involvement and overwhelming show of support the community demonstrated at the October Community Engagement Subcommittee (CES) meeting, tour, and vote. We recognize that this support reflects the TRUST that has been placed upon us as the Authority, and we do not take that lightly. We will continue to earn that trust in the months and years ahead as your support enables the momentum and progress to build
Our meeting kicked off with a tour of one…

"If a husband or wife is comfortable with being away from their spouse continually and for long periods of time, something is wrong."

DeKalb County Transit Master Plan, in partnership with MARTA and DeKalb County, has engaged the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) to produce a Transit Master Plan (TMP) to provide a comprehensive vision for transit in DeKalb. The Transit Master Plan will address mobility challenges and help to enhance future development opportunities within each of the cities within DeKalb both north and south. This TMP will be completed in 2019.

California is set to execute death row inmate Kevin Cooper for a brutal murder that occurred in 1983. Cooper was sentenced to death in 1985 for the brutal murder of a family in the Chino Hills suburb of Los Angeles. Law enforcement insists that Cooper killed Douglas and Peggy Ryen, their 10-year-old daughter Jessica, and…

The VFW and American Legion posts have scheduled the annual Veterans Day observance for Monday, Nov. 12 in that Nov. 11

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Atlanta — November 7, 2018
Fall 2018 enrollment in the University System of Georgia’s (USG) 26 colleges and universities totaled 328,712 students, an increase of 1.1 percent (or 3,509 more students) over the previous year. This fall’s enrollment continues a five-year trend of modest increases in student enrollment in the USG. This fall also marks the fourth consecutive year that enrollment continued to reach an all-time…

Church’s Chicken has returned to Wichita with a new restaurant at 13th and Oliver. Franchisee Mike Jizzini says everyone told him not to locate there, but the restaurant was slammed with diners.