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Tuesday December 10th, 2019 5:06AM

Mitch Clarke

Director of News and Content
Mitch Clarke is director of news and content for Jacobs Media. He is a reformed print journalist, having spent nearly three decades covering local, state and national politics. Email: mitch.clarke@jacobsmedia.net. Twitter: @MitchAClarke
Mitch Clarke
Apollo 11 at 50: Celebrating first steps on another world
A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the streets and the widening of the generation gap, men from planet Earth stepped onto another world for the first time, uniting people around the globe in a way not seen before or since.
6:16AM ( 4 months ago )
GBI: 5 teens arrested for crimes related to deputy shooting
Five Gainesville teens were arrested Wednesday for a series of crimes related to the incident in which a Hall County sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said.
4:22PM ( 4 months ago )
Remembering the night man walked on the moon
I vividly remember that Sunday night, 50 years ago Saturday. It was well past a young boy’s bedtime. But my parents, realizing the significance of what was about to happen 250,000 miles from our living room, woke me up.
9:16AM ( 4 months ago )
Darragh: Death penalty not an option in Dixon's murder
Hall County District Attorney Lee Darragh said Thursday he won’t be able to seek the death penalty against the four teenagers accused in the death of Deputy Nicolas Blane Dixon because the U.S. Supreme Court won’t allow it.
5:14PM ( 4 months ago )
Dixon remembered as loving family man, dedicated deputy
Nicolas Blane Dixon was remembered Thursday as a man who was always smiling, who adored his wife and children and who was honored to represent his community as a Hall County sheriff’s deputy.
3:55PM ( 4 months ago )
WATCH: The funeral of Deputy Nicolas Blane Dixon
The funeral of Deputy Nicolas Blane Dixon, who was killed in the line of duty on Sunday, is being held at Free Chapel on McEver Road
3:00PM ( 4 months ago )
Couch: Gang charges possible against shooting suspects
The four teenagers arrested in connection with the death of Hall County Deputy Nicolas Blaine Dixon will likely face gang-related charges, Sheriff Gerald Couch said Tuesday morning.
11:24AM ( 5 months ago )
The Flood of '94: The day the taps went dry
Can it really have been 25 years ago? It sometimes seems like yesterday when the Great Flood of 1994 swallowed a large swatch of Georgia, including Macon, where I lived at the time.
9:30AM ( 5 months ago )
See how North Georgians celebrated the Fourth
Whether it's a cookout with friends and family, a day of relaxing on the lake or taking in the parades and fireworks around Northeast Georgia, we want to see your Fourth of July celebration photos and share them with our readers.
12:00PM ( 5 months ago )
Where were you when man landed on the moon?
We want your memories of the day man landed on the moon. Send your memories to memories@jacobsmedia.net and we will post some of best responses.
12:00PM ( 5 months ago )