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...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/03/biz_403179.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Flower fund request wins dubious award

...Pig Award. State Sen. Bill Stephens and members of the Senate Republican caucus announced the award in the state Capitol rotunda Wednesday, the last day of the legislative session. "What we have here is an excellent example of some of the misplaced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/23/met_285313.shtml
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State funerals bound by rules, history, judgment

...Washington to lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda. The funeral, undoubtedly attended...presidents lay in state in the Capitol Rotunda; all but two had served in Congress...was the first to lay in the Capitol Rotunda. FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/08/nat_418268.shtml
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A SIMPLE GOODBYE

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/20/met_422709.shtml
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Activities surround flag event

...The flag lowering at noon can be viewed from the Statehouse grounds in Columbia, but the ceremony itself in the Capitol rotunda is not open to the public. The raising of a different flag, one like South Carolina soldiers fought under, is on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/30/met_293511.shtml
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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/26/met_528908.shtml
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Georgia General Assembly begins

...originals. "We know and treasure our history," said Gov. Roy Barnes during a dedication ceremony held in the Capitol Rotunda, a section of the building that was restored in 1996 and 1997 during the first phase of the $58 million project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/11/met_278688.shtml
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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/30/met_5225.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...group he says will spur economic development in one of the nation's poorest regions. Mr. Barbour was joined in the Capitol rotunda by Viking Range CEO Fred Carl Jr., the commission's chairman; bluesman Eddie Cusic, and Mary Hurt Wright, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/27/met_413610.shtml
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Lawmakers pay tributes to Coverdell

...Georgians paid their respects to their senior senator Friday, streaming past his flag-draped casket in the state Capitol rotunda. On Saturday, the church was filled to its capacity of 900. A huge contingent of current and former members of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/23/met_293512.shtml
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