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SEASON TO REMEMBER

By   /  July 30, 2011  /  Sports  /   Comments

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Tweet TOP PHOTO: The Lee County National Dixie Minor League All-Stars advanced to the semifinals of the state tournament at its home ballpark before being ousted 4-3 last week by Troup County, Pictured, from left, are (front row) Chandler Moore, Hunter Futch, Pace Mercer, Brennan McLean, Hunter Mills and Garrett Smith; and (back Row) Logan [...]

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God’s provision

By   /  July 30, 2011  /  Doug Rea  /   Comments

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Tweet Abraham named the place Yahweh-Yireh (which means “the Lord will provide”). To this day, people still use that name as a proverb: “On the mountain of the Lord it will be provided.” Genesis 22:14   What do you think it means for The Lord to “provide”? Sometimes we think of God like a magician. [...]

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Why debt ceiling matters

By   /  July 30, 2011  /  Aaron Johnson  /   Comments

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Tweet It appears that we are making progress in crafting an agreement for Congress to raise the debt ceiling from its current level of $14.3 trillion. Since reaching that level on May 16, the U.S. Treasury was unable to issue bonds to meet spending obligations. However, it is Republican leadership’s goal to tie any increase [...]

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HOME SWEET HOME

By   /  July 30, 2011  /  Community  /   Comments

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Tweet Flint River Habitat for Humanity welcomes two new family’s to the Woodland Oaks Subdivision the Selena Shannon family and Michael Daniels family. Over the past year, hundreds of volunteers labored for this day, seeing these families move into their own homes. This could not have been achieved without the tremendous support from individuals, organizations, [...]

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The scandal that wouldn’t die

By   /  July 30, 2011  /  Tom Knighton  /   Comments

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Tweet The CRCT scandal might just go down in local history as the scandal that wouldn’t die. At first, we were told that it was over. Gov. Deal apparently had seen enough and decided to move on. Then we were told, “Not so fast,” it isn’t even close to being over. Last week, we learn [...]

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West Nile virus typically peaks in August; take precautions against mosquitoes

By   /  July 30, 2011  /  Health  /   Comments

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Tweet So far, no cases of West Nile virus have been reported in Southwest Health District this season, and public health officials would like to keep it that way. “West Nile virus is a potentially dangerous mosquito-borne illness for which we have no vaccine,” said Jackie Jenkins, the director of epidemiology and surveillance for Southwest [...]

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