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Wednesday August 31st, 2016 3:55AM
Defying the odds, RB Chubb ready to go for No. 18 Georgia
Less than a year after a gruesome knee injury, Nick Chubb is ready to run again for the No. 18 Georgia Bulldogs
8:00AM ( 4 hours from now )
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Demorest DDA allowing new owners to take over Sweet Breads
A familiar downtown eatery in Demorest soon will be more active.
11:42PM ( 4 hours ago )
48-year fugitive fights move from Connecticut to Georgia
A Connecticut man who spent 48 years as a fugitive after escaping from prison is continuing to fight the state's efforts to return him to Georgia
5:10PM ( 10 hours ago )
Longest running radio psychologist in U.S., Dr. Joy Browne, dead at 71
​A talk radio host, well known to WDUN listeners and those across the country for her psychological advice to callers dealing with problems, died Saturday at the age of 71.
4:07PM ( 11 hours ago )
North Georgia stakeholders get the chance to offer input on updated state education plan
Educators, local government officials, parents and others with an interest in an updated education plan for Georgia students spent two hours offering feedback to Georgia Department of Education officials at a public forum Monday night at Piedmont College in Demorest.
1:00PM ( 14 hours ago )
Deputies apprehend woman suspected of running over Statham officer's legs
​Barrow County deputies have apprehended the woman suspected of running over a Statham Police officer's legs Saturday afternoon.
12:50PM ( 15 hours ago )
US stocks mostly lower as investors wait for jobs report
Stocks end slightly lower in another quiet day on Wall Street as hesitant investors remained on the sidelines until the slow summer season comes to an end next week
4:43PM ( 11 hours ago )
Good boy! Dogs know what you're saying, study suggests
Scientists have found evidence to support what many dog owners have long believed: Man's best friend really does seem to understand what we're saying
12:35PM ( 15 hours ago )
Proposed gun range draws large crowd in White County
The White County Board of Commissioners Monday work session lasted for almost four hours, with the majority of the time taken up with public hearings related to land use change requests.
12:03PM ( 15 hours ago )
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Indian-Americans clash with cowboy town over proposed center
A Southern California city striving to preserve its rural, equestrian lifestyle has denied a proposal for a Hindu cultural center
3:43AM ( 11 minutes ago )
US evaluating Taliban video of captive couple in Afghanistan
The State Department said Tuesday it is evaluating a video released by the Taliban showing a Canadian man and his American wife warning that their Afghan captors will kill them and their children unless the government stops executing Taliban prisoners
3:36AM ( 18 minutes ago )
Questions Trump may tackle in anticipated immigration speech
After an unexpected visit to Mexico on Wednesday, Donald Trump is set to deliver a much-anticipated speech on immigration in Arizona
3:25AM ( 29 minutes ago )
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War Eagles 'believing again' after busting losing streak
In three years of varsity football, Chestatee High senior Barron King thought he had seen just about everything...
5:34PM ( 13 hours from now )
Falcons' Ishmael 'not quite ready' to play against Jaguars
The Atlanta Falcons still expect Kemal Ishmael will open the season as the fill-in starter at strong safety even though he'll miss his third straight preseason game this week.
7:32AM ( 3 hours from now )
Cross country: White County girls, Jefferson boys take team crowns; Dawson impresses at War Eagle Invitational
The White County girls and Jefferson boys each ran their way to the front of a crowded field on Tuesday, as each team claimed titles at the War Eagle Invitational cross country meet at Chestatee High in Gainesville.
11:47PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Police look into whether sun glare was factor in kayak crash
Authorities are looking into whether sun glare was a factor in an accident in which a ferry departing a Manhattan pier slammed into a group of kayakers, critically injuring one
12:37AM ( 3 hours ago )
Historic commercial flight from US to Cuba set to take off
The first commercial flight between the U.S. and Cuba in more than a half century is scheduled to fly from Fort Lauderdale to the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War
12:31AM ( 3 hours ago )
Law takes effect scrapping cap on alcohol content for beer
Craft brewers in Ohio now have the freedom to make boozier beers
12:17AM ( 3 hours ago )
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Lawsuit pending, Bouchard out at US Open; Serena, Venus win
Her concussion-related lawsuit against the US Open still pending, Eugenie Bouchard loses in first round
11:37PM ( 4 hours ago )
The Latest: Trump says immigrants taking minorities' jobs
A day before his highly-awaited speech on immigration, Donald Trump is accusing people in the country illegally of taking minority workers' jobs
11:28PM ( 4 hours ago )
The Latest: Trump calls Democrats the party of Jim Crow
Donald Trump is railing against the Democratic Party, calling it the party of slavery and Jim Crow
11:12PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Will ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" go ahead with its plans to have Ryan Lochte as a contestant as the Olympic swimmer faces a charge of filing a false police report in Brazil?
Yes, any publicity is good publicity for a TV program.
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McDowell gets first NASCAR Xfinity win at Road America
Michael McDowell’s Twitter handle is @Mc_Driver. After Saturday, he may want to consider changing it — to something like @Mc_Winner.
By Frank Rigas-NASCAR Wire Service
1:05AM ( 3 days ago )
Defying the odds, RB Chubb ready to go for No. 18 Georgia
Less than a year after a gruesome knee injury, Nick Chubb is ready to run again for the No. 18 Georgia Bulldogs
By The Associated Press
8:00AM ( 4 hours from now )