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High bacteria levels behind swimming advisory at Lake Lanier

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Georgia officials have issued a warning against swimming at a state park because of high bacteria levels in Lake Lanier.
3 weeks ago
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Gray death: Dangerous opioid combo is latest mixing trend

One overdose in Chatsworth may have been a case of "gray death"
3 weeks ago
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Georgia governor to sign limits on drug treatment centers

A cluster of treatment centers in northwest Georgia prompted the limits on new programs
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Georgia State Patrol: Bus driver charged after crash

QUITMAN, Ga. (AP) – Authorities say a south Georgia school bus driver has been charged with cruelty to children after he crashed into a ditch and then continued with his route despite having injured children on board. Sgt. 1st Class W. Tracy Tabb of the Georgia State Patrol said three elementary school students riding the […]
3 weeks ago
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Tennessee House OKs bill to let people use silencers on guns

The bill would remove silencers from the list of weapons banned for having "no common lawful purpose."
3 weeks ago
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Col. Bruce Hampton dies after collapsing on stage at concert

ATLANTA (AP) – Authorities say a musician died after collapsing on stage during a birthday concert in his honor at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Bruce Hampton, a 70-year-old guitarist and singer known as the “grandfather of the jamband scene,” died after collapsing Monday night at the end of the show billed as “Hampton 70: […]
3 weeks ago
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Georgia college students brace for tuition increase

ATLANTA (AP) - Tuition at Georgia's public colleges and universities will increase 2 percent next fall.
4 weeks ago
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FBI agent shot and injured in Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) – Authorities say an FBI agent has been shot and injured in Atlanta. FBI Special Agent Stephen Emmett says the agent was shot while trying to serve an arrest warrant at a home. Emmett says the agent suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was being treated at a hospital. Emmett said another individual at the […]
4 weeks ago
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Last man sentenced in southeastern jewelry store heists

the robberies were across Florida, Georgia, Tennessee and the Carolinas.
Trump coming to Georgia to address NRA, raise money for key Congress race
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Trump coming to Georgia to address NRA, raise money for key Congress race

President Donald Trump will become the first sitting president to address a National Rifle Association convention in more than 30 years