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A Marine veteran is making his second trek across the United States in an effort to raise awareness for other vets suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health issues.

An Indiana man confessed Sunday to the 1988 rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl after investigators linked evidence found on the child's body and in a series of creepy notes sent after the killing to DNA samples extracted from used condoms in the suspect's trash, court documents showed.

Erev Shabbat services at 7:30 this Friday. A new gob fundraiser has begun!

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Georgia police were on the hunt Friday for four women who they say started an all-out brawl at an Applebee’s after their waitress bumped up against one of their knees.

Harvey Weinstein made headlines on Friday when an article was published by the Spectator that claimed Weinstein had admitted to offering actresses acting jobs in exchange for sex, but the former movie mogul's lawyer is now denying Weinstein made any admissions.

The Masonic Building in Washington, Georgia was built as a Methodist church in 1881. The site of this church was the site of the very first church in the city of Washington. When the Methodists moved to another location, it was sold to the Masons and is now home to the Lafayette Masonic Lodge. Explore this historic landmark during The Georgia Trust Washington Expedition, July 21…

A ministry director at Villanova University was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography.

Here are ways to keep your heart healthy: Apart from regular exercises, you can keep your heart healthy by following a heart healthy diet. Here are 6 foods you should include in your diet every day to ensure overall health and fitness.

Raise awareness of the importance of screening to facilitate early diagnosis of Atrial Fibrillation (AF) to help diminish the possible negative consequences ...

Applicants are invited to submit a Letter of Intent that succinctly describes the nature of the project and why it is deserving of grant funding. The letter should be no more than 1,000 words and should include up to three photos that illustrate the project and its needs. After review, applicants may be invited to continue the application process
Letters of Intent and digital photographs should…

A Special Announcement from Santa at Rhodes Hall
Mark your calendars for July 17
Christmas in July
NEW THIS YEAR! Santa at Rhodes Hall will start taking appointments on July 17!
Sold out in past years, Santa at Rhodes Hall is one of Atlanta's most popular Christmas traditions. Families will enjoy delicious refreshments from area caterers, music, art activities and, best of all, personal appointments with…

MACON – Tracy B. Artis was named executive director of Mercer University’s Federal TRIO Programs and Minority Affairs, effective July 1. Artis had served as interim executive director since January. “Tracy brings more than 23 years of professional experience, knowledge and expertise to this position,” said Dr. Samantha Murfree, associate dean of students. “When looking at her credentials and her commitment to Mercer over the years…

MACON, Ga. -- The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA) presented The Medical Center, Navicent Health (MCNH) with its eighth consecutive “Get With the Guidelines – Stroke Gold Plus” Quality Achievement Award for excellence in stroke

LakePoint, Ga. - Kennesaw State women's golfer Madison Caldwell qualified for the 2018 US Women's Amateur on Friday afternoon
"What an incredible summer Madison continues to have," head coach Rhyll Brinsmead said. "This will be back-to-back years she has qualified for the USGA Amateur, the most prestigious amateur tournament in the world. She works tirelessly to achieve her goals and this is another check off her…

said. "This is one of the biggest amateur events in France and for Charlotte to bring home the win in the fashion she did is incredible. She had to come back to win with a 5-under final round in tough conditions. She is so deserving of this win and I am so happy for her."
The rising senior posted rounds of 75-69-68-65 to finish with a 3-under par total of 277 to grab a one shot victory
This is her second win of…

Ballyliffin, Ireland- Jacksonville Men's Golf alumni Russell Knox holed two incredible putts on the 18th green as he beat Ryan Fox in a play-off to win his second European Tour title at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation
The duo were locked together on 14 under after 72 holes, with the fourth Rolex Series event of the season producing unforgettable drama at Ballyliffin Golf Club. Scotsman Knox holed from 40 feet for a birdie on the final green…

MACON – Rising Mercer University senior Matthew Halbert and rising junior Caroline Kittrell each received $5,000 Undergraduate Summer Student Research Awards in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Giloma (DIPG) from local nonprofit organization Joshua’s Wish and are spending the summer studying possible treatments for DIPG. Joshua’s Wish was formed in 2010 after Trent and Labrina Solomon’s son, Joshua, passed away at the age of 5 from DIPG, an…