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Sunday July 24th, 2016 6:26PM
Health officials warn parents of drug-laced candy prior to back to school
Health officials are warning parents to be on the lookout for drug-laced candies as back to school season begins.
5:00PM ( 1 hour ago )
On eve of convention, Dems weigh ousting party chairwoman
Democratic officials on Sunday were weighing whether the party's chairwoman should resign following the publication of hacked emails suggesting favoritism in the primary for Hillary Clinton
3:31PM ( 2 hours ago )
Runoffs set for Tuesday in Georgia, including several in northeast Georgia
Georgians head back to the polls on Tuesday to settle primary runoff elections, including several in northeast Georgia.
2:30PM ( 3 hours ago )
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Truett McConnell celebrates 70 years of service
A celebration of 70 years for Truett McConnell College, now Truett McConnell University, was held Saturday at Freedom Park in Cleveland.
12:01PM ( 6 hours ago )
AEDs adding layer of safety for Helen merchants, visitors
When someone experiences a heart attack, medical care is crucial and seconds count.
8:59AM ( 9 hours ago )
Pokemon Go mobile game attracting visitors to local attractions and businesses
President of the Lake Lanier Convention and Vistor's Bureau, Stacy Dickson, says local businesses are embracing a popular mobile phone game to bring in customers.
7:40AM ( 10 hours ago )
By Russell Brown
Two from Gainesville participate in this year's Freddie G Fellowship Class
Carly Berg and Haden Rider of Gainesville’s Play on Players Children Theatre Company were two of eight educators from schools and performing arts centers around the country selected to work one-on-one with Broadway greats at the 7th Annual FREDDIE G FELLOWSHIP which just wrapped in New York City.
6:00PM ( 26 minutes ago )
Guide to the Democratic National Convention
The Democratic National Convention opening Monday in Philadelphia is Hillary Clinton's chance to hit reset after a vigorous primary against Bernie Sanders and the unlikely movement that formed behind the Vermont senator.
4:50PM ( 1 hour ago )
Habersham EMC 'Operation Round Up' awards six scholarships
Six graduating high school seniors were recently the happy recipients of the Habersham EMC Operation Round Up Scholarship Program.
2:00PM ( 4 hours ago )
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Thousands of pro-Sanders, anti-fracking marchers hit streets
Thousands of demonstrators have taken to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention, as the city wilts during a heat wave
6:19PM ( 6 minutes ago )
The Latest: Clinton says she has no nickname for Trump
Hillary Clinton says she has no nickname for Donald Trump, despite his repeated use of the derisive term 'Crooked Hillary.'
6:13PM ( 13 minutes ago )
'Like a freight train': California wildfire guts 18 homes
Authorities say flames raced down a rugged hillside "like a freight train," leaving smoldering remains of homes and warnings that more communities should be ready to flee in Southern California
6:05PM ( 20 minutes ago )
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Two-a-Days: Spartans have key questions to answer in 2016
The Spartans under Tony Lotti have gotten things turned around with three straight playoff appearances after going 11 seasons without making the playoffs. However, they will enter 2016 with several key questions...
5:52PM ( 23 hours from now )
Two-a-Days: Union County's hopes knowledge of success will buoy 2016 charge
The Panthers have posted back-to-back 9-2 seasons, including hosting two straight state playoff games, which matches the program's best-ever finishes -- but Union County also just garduated one of its best ever players in quarterback Joseph Mancuso (signed to play for Richmond University) as well as moving up to Class AAA.
7:05PM ( 38 minutes from now )
Stewart leaves out nostalgia as final Brickyard 400 looms
When Tony Stewart dreamed about winning at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, he never contemplated saying goodbye.
12:00PM ( 6 hours ago )
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Australia team won't move into 'unfinished' Athletes Village
Australian athletes will not move into their rooms at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics until serious plumbing, electrical and cleaning problems are fixed with the troubled South American games opening in under two weeks
4:24PM ( 2 hours ago )
'Star Trek Beyond' soars with $59.6M at weekend box office
"Star Trek Beyond" has landed atop the weekend box office
4:17PM ( 2 hours ago )
Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports
Verizon to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports
3:37PM ( 2 hours ago )
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Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza inducted into Hall of Fame
Staring out at their families and tens of thousands of fans who hung on every word, Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza were inducted Sunday into the Baseball Hall of Fame in a ceremony tinged with tears all around
5:43PM ( 42 minutes ago )
The Latest: Anti-doping agencies criticize IOC over Russia
The umbrella organization representing national anti-doping agencies is disappointed that Olympic leaders did not ban Russia completely from the Rio de Janeiro Games
4:54PM ( 1 hour ago )
The Latest: Russia set to send equestrian team to Rio
Russia looks set to send a five-rider team to equestrian events at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics
4:49PM ( 1 hour ago )
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Blackwell blasts to Commerce Summit Super Pro victory
Ricky Blackwell sent four dragster racers home on Saturday as he marched his way to the Super Pro victory in Summit ET Drag Racing action at Commerce, Georgia’s Atlanta Dragway.
By Jerry Towns
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