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Powerball jackpot raised again, soars to $550M

By   /  November 28, 2012  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports ATLANTA – Powerball is packing an even more powerful punch. Georgia Lottery officials announced today that strong sales have pushed Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot from $500 million to $550 million.

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GSW students help troops celebrate the holidays through Operation Desert Support

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Operation Desert Support—Chuck Huffman, Ph.D., right, and members of his Psychology and Modern Life class participated in a stocking decorating workday for troops in Afghanistan.

Tweet Staff Reports AMERICUS, Ga. (Nov. 27, 2012)—Georgia Southwestern State University Psychology Professor Chuck Huffman and his Psychology and Modern Life class showcased their arts and crafts skills for a few hours today to help troops in Afghanistan celebrate the holidays.

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ASU to hold candlelight vigil in memory of graduate student

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Mariah Myers was fatally injured in a car crash on Nov. 20, 2012.

Tweet Staff Reports Albany, Ga – The Albany State University College of Education, students, faculty and staff mourn the loss of graduate student Mariah Myers, who was fatally injured in a car crash in McIntosh County, Tuesday, Nov. 20. The ASU Student Government Association will hold a candlelight vigil in memoriam, Wednesday, Nov. 28, at [...]

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$49M winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Thomasville

By   /  November 28, 2012  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports ATLANTA – ‘Twas the night before the record $500 million Powerball drawing and all through the house … someone was celebrating a $49 million Mega Millions win. Susie Qs #0001, located at 13091 U.S. Highway 319 N. in Thomasville, sold the lucky jackpot ticket.

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Fiscal Cliff Economics – Part II

By   /  November 28, 2012  /  Charlie Harper  /   Comments

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Tweet Yesterday this column dealt with the economics behind the fiscal cliff.  Since no one can get too much of economics lectures disguised as political columns, I’m going to continue that discussion today.

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Government and their spending addiction

By   /  November 28, 2012  /  Tom Knighton  /   Comments

Tweet All levels of government seem to have an addiction to spending.  I use the phrase “addiction” because we have politicians giving us the political version of “I can quit any time I want” while not actually doing it.  This seems to be the case at all levels of government, with Dougherty County deciding to [...]

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Powerball jackpot increased to record $500M

By   /  November 27, 2012  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports ATLANTA – As a result of brisk ticket sales, Georgia Lottery officials announced today that Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot has been bumped from $425 million to a staggering $500 million. The current jackpot is the largest in the game’s history.

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Wells Fargo advisor speaks to DoCo Kiwanians

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Vic Sullivan of Wells Fargo Investments speaks to DoCo Kiwanians about the national economy.

Tweet Written by David Shivers Albany, Ga. – Even while some indicators point to slow improvement, with the debt ceiling and talk of the impending fiscal cliff the economy continues to be a question mark for many people. With that in mind, Vic Sullivan of the Albany office of Wells Fargo Investments offered Kiwanis Club [...]

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Georgia collections sought for nationwide digital library

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Tweet Staff Reports Athens, Ga. – The Digital Library of Georgia is accepting applications for original, unpublished historic materials significant to Georgia to be digitized and included in a nationwide digital library.

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Thank You For Attending the 2012 Annual Exchange Club Fair of Southwest Georgia

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Tweet Staff Reports Albany, GA  – This past week, November 6 – 11, the 66th Annual Exchange Club Fair of Southwest Georgia was host to crowds, delicious fair food, a demolition derby, exhibits and even their own version of Barney of Mayberry. Attendance was up to an impressive 35,000+ people over the six-day event. It’s hard [...]

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