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Courthouse photos show Georgia's true image

...Ben," as some of you might remember, loved Georgia history and loved people. That is why he placed a desk in the Capitol rotunda with a chair beside it, ready to talk to any Georgia citizen, Atlanta tourist or newspaper reporter who happened...
King's portrait will be moved

...recalled that Klan members broke into the Capitol and slashed the painting, which was redone and unveiled in the Capitol rotunda the following year. That portrait is now on loan to the Woodruff Library at the Atlanta University Center.The new...
Lawmaker has support for Sanford

...Mr. Sanford repeatedly apologized to him and to "the Tom Davises of the world." Mr. Davis, who attended the Capitol rotunda news conference, has subsequently been interviewed on ABC News. "Tom Davis came over to the house. He drove up...
Nation briefs

...Wednesday at 73 from esophageal cancer. A Texas Department of Public Safety honor guard rolled the casket into the Capitol rotunda, followed by Mr. Clinton and Ms. Richards' daughter, Cecile. Mr. Clinton called Ms. Richards "Texas on parade...
Across the Southeast

...political 'gotcha,' paralyzing our ability to serve you, the people of Kentucky," Mr. Fletcher said at the Capitol Rotunda. The grand jury was impaneled in June and has charged nine current and former members of Mr. Fletcher's administration...
Red Sox savor win at White House ceremony

...also apologized to Kerry for starting the ceremony without him. Earlier, Bush, Kerry and other lawmakers were at a Capitol Rotunda ceremony where baseball great Jackie Robinson was posthumously awarded a Congressional gold medal. The Red Sox will...
Proposed budget caps could take man's support WHAT'S NEXT: Advocates will hold a news conference at noon today at the Georgia Capitol rotunda to voice opposition to changes to the Independent Care Waiver Program.

...The man who promised voters to be a "workhorse, not a show horse" died Friday at age 76 and lay in state in the Capitol rotunda Monday for a half-day. The funeral is today. Old friends, themselves powerful names in Georgia politics, spoke...
Ronald Reagan, 40th president, of the United States, dies at age 93

...his presidential library and museum in Simi Valley, Calif., and then flown to Washington to lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda. His funeral was expected to be at the National Cathedral, an event likely to draw world leaders. The body was...
Odds and Ends

...change a light bulb? If you're talking about the bulbs in the 3,500-pound chandelier that hangs in the state Capitol Rotunda, the answer is five or six. The delicate process of lowering the bronze chandelier to change its 136, 40-watt...
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