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Stacey Abrams will not back down when it comes to her quest to become the next governor of Georgia. Nearly one week after the Nov. 6 elections, the governor’s race has yet to be certified. On Nov. 11, 2018, Abrams’ Democratic campaign filed a lawsuit asking a federal judge to delay vote certifications in Georgia’s…

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…

Since I just learned the giant panda care routine this summer, winter is a whole new ballgame! Now that the weather is cooler, the pandas are spending more time in their outdoor habitats. That means I’m learning new parts of the building and outdoor areas that I’ve never had the opportunity to use before! One … Continue reading "Panda Updates – Monday, November 12"

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…

By Elizabeth Haber, Education Intern Beginning in April 2017 and through Nov. 11, 2018 – the centennial of the WWI armistice – HOF will recognize the Oakland residents who served in World War I in a new blog series, "Oakland Remembers World War I." In the seventh installment of our blog series, "Oakland Remembers World War I," HOF recognizes Georgia women involved in the Great War. On April 6, 1917, the United States officially entered World War I. The declaration of war mobilized…

By Elizabeth Haber, Education Intern Beginning in April 2017 and through Nov. 11, 2018 – the centennial of the WWI armistice – HOF will recognize the Oakland residents who served in World War I in a new blog series, "Oakland Remembers World War I." In the eigth installment of our blog series, "Oakland Remembers World War I," HOF recognizes Barney Lee Thomas, a American sailor and victim of the Spanish flu epidemic. What event in the early twentieth century killed more people than…

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…

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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…

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…

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

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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…

November 9th and 10th Echosynthetic and Triple D’s bring Echosynthetic Fest back to Atlanta. Doors open at The Earl in East Atlanta Village each night at 7:0...

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

One of the most heart-melting aspects of working with the giant pandas is having the ability to come to work first thing and see Yang Yang curled up asleep. He has three large behind-the-scenes rooms to spend the night in, and yet he always sleeps with his head and face squished up into a corner. It’s … Continue reading "Panda Updates – Wednesday, November 7"

On Election Night, Stacey Abrams held a watch party at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Atlanta. With Abrams seeking to become the first Black female governor in America, a slew of politicians, celebrities and fans joined her to give support. While they waited for the election results, a number of Abrams’ high-profile supporters took to the stage…

Anthony Ekundayo Lennon lied about being a Black man and received a six-figure salary because of his deception. Lennon, a White man born to Irish parents, claimed that he stands as a “born-again” Black man, according to The Sunday Times. Lennon received a $406,500 grant from the Artistic Director Leadership Programme, a publicly-funded theater company in…

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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…

Spalding County launched Operation Say No More in the aftermath of three deaths tied to illegal drugs laced with fentany

The Do’s and Don’ts of Data Collection
Most experienced IT personnel have knowledge of the organization’s data systems, networks and servers as well as historical knowledge of the IT infrastructure. Your IT personnel can lend tremendous support in mapping relevant data systems prior to data collection; however, there is often more to a data collection than simply downloading the data
You might ask, “why does it…

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Lamar County voters and those across Georgia have turned out in huge numbers for early voting in today’s general elect

Introducing new items in the giant pandas’ diets can be quite a challenge. They are creatures of habit, and would much rather stick to what they know than waste time eating something that might not be nutritionally worth it. Although pears are not something they get often, they are something they get regularly enough to … Continue reading "Panda Updates – Monday, November 5"

The Red Sox are still basking in the glory of their World Series championship, and while Dave Dombrowski receives dozens of congratulatory handshakes when he arrives at the General Managers Meetings in Carlsbad, Calif., this week's event means it's time to get to work on 2019. Unlike the Winter Meetings, which will take place Dec. 10-13 in Las Vegas, this week's meetings serve as an appetizer of sorts, giving executives an opportunity to begin shaping their offseason plans.