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Augusta delegation selects bipartisan leadership

ATLANTA - The entire legislative delegation met Tuesday to organize for the current two-year term in office, voting unanimously to re-elect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-27/augusta-delegation-selec
Shipping proposal outlined for medical marijuana by legislator

ATLANTA - The legislator championing medical marijuana in Georgia said Monday that he hopes to announce an agreement soon with a manufacturer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-27/shipping-proposal-outlin
Ga. lawmaker wants history books to highlight America

ATLANTA -- The conservative senator who led last year's fight against the Common Core school standards is again out front in another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-28/ga-lawmaker-wants-histor
Georgia man who claimed disability executed after Supreme Court rejects stay

ATLANTA - Georgia on Tuesday executed a man who killed a fellow inmate despite arguments from his lawyers that his execution was prohibited...

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Across Georgia

...AUSTELL, GA. - Police say a 35-year-old woman likely killed her three children before taking her own life in a suburban Atlanta apartment.Cobb County Police said in a statement that Kisha S. Holmes of Austell was found dead Tuesday morning along with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-27/across-georgia
Atlanta Hawks extend their record streak to 16

ATLANTA - Al Horford isn't missing many shots these days for the Atlanta Hawks.Not that it would matter much if he did...Horford added 19 to help Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-25/atlanta-hawks-extend-their-re
Overtime

...the previous matchup, 59-33.? In Atlanta, Paine College ran its winning streak...Conference with a 125-120 victory over Clark Atlanta on Monday night.The Lions (14-3...Derek Harper had 27 points for Clark Atlanta (3-13, 2-7 SIAC).Morehouse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-27/overtime
Slain couple known for charity

...storm-damaged Alabama towns and impoverished pockets of West Virginia to a donation center run from their backyard in suburban Atlanta."He said, 'You can't take money with you when you're gone," said the couple's daughter, Brittany Patterson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-28/slain-couple-known-cha
No name in Hephzibah fire fatal

...appears to be the occupant of the residence, was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:40 a.m., Coroner Mark Bowen said in a news release.The body was taken to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta for an autopsy and DNA testing for identification.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-28/no-name-hephzibah-fire-fatal
Train wreck leaked acid

...quality," she said.According to the statement released Wednesday, the CSX intermodal train traveling from Savannah to Atlanta derailed near Archroma, a Martin, S.C., industrial plant, and collided with standing tank cars in a rail siding...

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