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Carroll EMC Receives National Award
Carroll EMC recently received recognition in the 2018 Spotlight on Excellence national awards program, sponsored by the Council of Rural Electric Communicators and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). Read more
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'Georgia\'s premier professional wrestling performance center, One Fall Wrestling/Power Factory, joins forces with M.U.S.E. to present a night of dramatic athleticism that will forever alter the fabric of sports and entertainment. The superstars of tomorrow converge on the Atlanta Technical College\'s Denard Conference Center Auditorium on the unforgiving path to becoming \"ICONIC\"!
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When Fairley High School alumni and former teacher Cafabian Heard first walked on to the campus of Clark Atlanta University, little did he know that soon enough a trail of Fairley alumni would soon be following his footsteps, largely due to his mentorship and encouragement.

Clark Atlanta University (CAU) hosts the first HBCU Regional Institute on Digital Learning on July 15–18. This major regional convening of chief academic officers, faculty, and career pathway initiatives directors from more than 30 HBCUs focuses on using digital and adaptive learning solutions and platforms to improve student learning and success
The goal of the HBCU Regional Institute on Digital Learning is to accelerate student learning…

A July 4 fundraiser for Stan ‘Hambone’ Hamrick at the VFW Post July 4 drew a large crowd and raised over $8000 for H

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‘Sharp Objects’ made its debut on HBO Sunday night and Barnesville, where its eight episodes wer

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Starting a baby registry equips you with all the items you'll need to hit the ground running once the baby arrives, but it can be difficult to tell which items are actually useful and will be used often. So we asked parents at Business Insider about their must-have items from their own registries.

On July 8, 2018, with the help of the fell running community of England's Lake District, mountain athlete Kilian Jornet completed the legendary Bob Graham Ro...

Bible study leaders want to do more than simply teach the Bible. We lead our groups because we want to see people transformed by the truths of God’s Word. We want those in our groups to grow in their faith and walk with Christ.

Country Kitchen Road will be closed from McCollum Road to Freeman Road beginning Monday, July 16 for repairs to two culv

Explore back-to-school shopping trends for 2018 including when and where consumers plan to shop, how much they plan to spend and on what products, how digital technologies will likely influence shopping behavior, and more.

ATLANTA -- Nearly 15 years after last playing for Atlanta, Greg Maddux is still that fun-loving prankster who takes great joy in stirring the pot, often at the playful expense of some of his former Braves teammates. When Maddux and Tom Glavine were inducted into Baseball's Hall of Fame in 2014, they aimed some bald jokes in the direction of John Smoltz, who responded the following year by wearing a wig during his induction speech, which poked fun at Chipper Jones' Twitter usage.

This year’s alligator season is fast approaching and, with it, the deadline to apply for quota hunts. To enter the quota lottery, you must fill out an application at www.gooutdoorsgeorgia.com by 11…

A new study finds that severe childhood trauma and stresses early in parents' lives are linked to higher rates of behavioral health problems in their own children.

Follow this list to help ensure you've packed all the essentials without over packing for your big move to the college dorms.

Billboard – one of the world’s most influential entertainment media companies – recently included Kennesaw State University in its list of the top 15 music business schools in the country. The list highlights the university’s Joel A. Katz Music and Entertainment Business Program (MEBUS) for its inclusiveness and its relationship with Atlanta-area entertainment brands such as Live Nation, Coca-Cola Studios, and the Zac Brown Band.

The purpose of this calculator is to show what taxes would be at the current millage rate and without SB 485, and then with each of the tax relief options provided by APS. As you walk through the calculator, you can see the various impacts of 1.0 millage roll-back and then the impact of SB 485 the following year on your current taxes. Remember that these are estimates and may not be exactly what you will experience, but we hope that it can…

ATLANTA -- Luiz Gohara has the capability to fortify the Braves' bullpen because he can consistently provide multiple-inning appearances in high-leverage situations. But it looks like the talented young southpaw may best fit within Atlanta's rotation coming out of the All-Star break. When Gohara returned from Triple-A Gwinnett last week, he said he was willing to be utilized as either a reliever or a starting pitcher…

A Barnesville man was bitten by a shark Saturday while snorkeling at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park in Key Largo,

11am, 1pm and 2pm, Frances Wood Wilson Theater (Limited Seating)
Fernbank educators will feature cool critters from the Museum’s live animal collection in these special presentations
Want to see more reptiles? Check out Fernbank NatureQuest for turtles, alligators and more, all while enjoying this amazing interactive exhibition
Cost: Included with Museum admission. Members FREE !
Mark your calendars for our next family adventure, Summer STEM Day…

'You are cordially invited to a High Noon Creative Tea at Gill Gallery in Atlanta. Network while sampling an exotic blend of gourmet teas and bites. David Williams will be providing live, soulful entertainment. Wear a hat for entry into the Most Creative Hat contest. The winner gets $100 worth of cash and prizes.
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The social network's artificial intelligence initiative is still in its infancy, but aims to solve some grown-up problems.

You get into the Midsummer Classic with great stats, not great stories. But when the story is as good as the stats, well, that's something special. Now that the American League and National League rosters and Final Vote candidates have been announced for the 89th All-Star Game presented by Mastercard on July 17 at Nationals Park, at 7:30 p.m. ET on FOX, you don't have to look long and hard to find some guys for whom inclusion in this experience is especially emotional.

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MILWAUKEE -- Though the Braves ended up splitting this challenging 10-game trip, there are concerns about Sean Newcomb and the postseason-quality depth of their rotation after losing five of the final six contests. A trip that began in promising fashion concluded with a frustration-filled 10-3 loss to the Brewers on Sunday afternoon at Miller Park. Newcomb struggled through a five-run third inning, made an early exit…