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Across the region

...former student outlining concerns over how her daughter could struggle through the school year but pass state exams.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Tuesday that Justina Collins, mother of the now 17-year-old girl, said she tried speaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-30/across-region
EPA: Army must move faster on old base contamination testing

...the Army's past activities at Fort Gillem remains our top priority for this cleanup effort," the Army said.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution began reporting on the environmental problems at the base last year. At the time, the EPA was considering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-28/epa-army-must-move-faster-old
What Is It?

...Chevrolet Impala. The famous abduction you refer to must be the kidnapping of Patty Hearst."Reg Murphy, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, was abducted around this time, but I believe he was put into the trunk of a Ford Torino. Great...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-25/what-it
Housekeeper finds bodies at hotel near Atlanta

...bodies were found by a housekeeper at a hotel near Atlanta.DeKalb County police spokeswoman Mekka Parish tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the housekeeper found the bodies of the two adults about 12:30 p.m. Monday.CBS 46 reports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-16/housekeeper-finds-bodi
Atlanta thieves take $4,500 in purses

...of a man and woman accused of stealing the handbags from the Dillard's store at Atlantic Station on Aug. 30. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the suspects grabbed the bags from a shelf, then fled in a gray 2011 Toyota Yaris that was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-11/atlanta-thieves-take-4500-pu
Toxic vapors at old Ga. Army base

...that toxic vapor is accumulating in some homes near Fort Gillem, a former military depot just south of Atlanta. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports testing this summer found hazardous chemicals in levels high enough to pose a danger to human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-05/toxic-vapors-old-ga-army-bas
TB tests for Ga. high school students

...said the student attends Hillgrove High School this year, but attended McEachern High in the spring. Dillon tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution no other students have shown symptoms, but testing will done at both schools as a precaution. Tuberculosis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-05/tb-tests-ga-high-school-stud
Across Georgia

...officials received several calls about 2 p.m. from witnesses at SkyDive the Farm in Cedartown. Brazier told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the men bumped each other while in the sky. The collision might have knocked one man unconscious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-31/across-georgia
Georgia family stumped by violent death of 13-year-old boy

...bed."If your child isn't safe in his bed, he isn't safe anywhere," the slain boy's grandmother told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. She said the killers were so quiet, nobody in the family woke up when her grandson was slain.Police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/georgia-family-stumped-violen
Baby born in Georgia Wal-Mart

ROSWELL, Ga. - Labor Day came early for a Roswell woman who gave birth inside a Walmart near Atlanta.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/baby-born-georgia-wal-mart