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According to FAOSTAT, China produces more wheat than any other country, followed by India, Russia, and the United States.

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The dynamic duo of senior Tomiyah Alford and freshman Tamya Blasingame put up a total of 119 points,

The annual Martin Luther king Day celebration here Jan. 21 will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the E.P. Roberts Center with a con

At its meeting Monday night, the Lamar County school board approved its calendar for the 2019-20 school year, the first

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Carroll EMC Hosts Biannual Fall Agribusiness Seminar

Crim Open Campus High School senior Keyshawn Releford hopes to one day become a carpenter or engineer. Thanks to the hands-on experience he’s gaining at school, Keyshawn is well on his way to…

Atlanta Public Schools 2019 Posse Scholars (Seated L-R) Shamayam Sullivan, Grady High School; Keziah Corbett, Grady High School; Samaira Wilson, North Atlanta High School. (Standing L-R) Avery Alfo…

Dandy Lion: (Re) Articulating Black Masculine Identity opens, Film Love's Retrospective Series begins screening and more this week.

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Could Alex Anthopoulos go with a one-year deal for $18-20 million for A.J. Pollock? Other than Pollock, what options seem likely for the corner-outfield spot?-- @kitcopeland51 via Twitter Given every deal includes some sort of risk, it would certainly be more comfortable to make this kind of gamble on Pollock as opposed to providing the multiyear deal he's seeking. The hesitance in making Pollock a multiyear offer is rooted in the fact he has not played more than 113 games during any of…

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"Christianity is not an individual thing we do. It's a team sport. We lean on this Word together."

ATLANTA -- Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos will reunite with a longtime friend when Dana Brown arrives in Atlanta to begin his new role as vice president of scouting. Brown will oversee the club's amateur scouting efforts, filling the void created when scouting director Brian Bridges was dismissed from the organization. The 51-year-old Brown spent the past nine seasons serving as a special assistant to the…

ATLANTA -- Mike Foltynewicz won't endure another arbitration hearing and Arodys Vizcaino will have the chance to prove he's healthy enough to earn the raise he has been offered as he comes off an injury-plagued season. The Braves avoided arbitration by agreeing to one-year deals with each of their previously unsigned arbitration-eligible players -- Foltynewicz ($5.475 million), Vizcaino ($4.8 million), Kevin Gausman ($9.35 million), Adam Duvall…

The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking additional contractor support as it continues to develop Caseflow, a suite of modern appeals processing tools. The VA appeals modernization project, aimed at streamlining a complicated and difficult system, began back in 2014. In 2015, the VA Digital Service (DSVA) team started looking into retiring the legacy Veterans Appeals …

"Building is a tedious process. One brick, one stone at a time is laid on a firm foundation."

The Friends of the Library will host a book signing Saturday, Jan. 26 from 10 a.m. - noon featuring local author/educato

Lifelong educator Susan Byars is stepping down from her position as the District 3 member of the Lamar County Board of E

Daniel Borden will spend the next four years behind bars after being convicted of beating a Black man, DeAndre Harris, at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Borden, 20, was one of six men who attacked Harris, 20 at the time, in a parking garage while the rally was occurring. He and the racist men beat Harris…

R. Kelly will not be charged for an alleged crime that took place in Dallas. In April 2018, a woman told authorities that R. Kelly intentionally gave her a sexually transmitted disease, according to Dallas News. The woman allegedly met R. Kelly in 2017 when she was 19 and he began to groom her to…

ATLANTA -- A source with knowledge of the litigation said the Braves have won the grievance filed by the Major League Baseball Players Association on behalf of Carter Stewart, a high school right-hander who was not signed after being selected with the eighth pick in the 2018 MLB Draft. As a result, Atlanta will keep the ninth pick in this year's Draft. This compensatory pick was assigned as a result of Stewart not signing.

The new Congress must also pressure on the Trump administration to lift the sanctions and re-enter the nuclear deal.

ATLANTA -- Looking ahead toward the 2019 season, here are some Statcast™ trends and metrics that could influence how the Braves round out their roster and ultimately fare in their attempt to defend their National League East crown. Freddie Freeman's power The Braves have gambled $23 million on the belief Josh Donaldson will be healthy enough to compete with Freeman and the handful of other legitimate NL MVP Award candidates. But there's also reason to wonder if Freeman will regain the power he…