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Church sponsoring wellness weekend
Greater Community Church of God in Christ is sponsoring “Wellness Weekend” to promote the health, safety and well-being of the community. The community-wide health fair will be Aug. 8 and informati...
August 01, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local congregation celebrating 100 years
One hundred years ago in 1915, a group of Pentecostal Christians began gathering in individual homes for ministry, and soon the “Ayers Avenue Church of God” was official born. This was the birth of...
August 01, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ner Tamid to host Leo Frank lecture
Senior Assistant Attorney General and former Marietta City Councilman Van Pearlberg will present a free lecture on the Leo Frank Case on the 100th anniversary of his lynching. The lecture will be A...
August 01, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Happy birthday: Smyrna to host annual city-wide celebration
Love a good celebration? Go to the annual Smyrna Birthday Celebration on Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. on the Village Green, where the fun and fireworks happen! Smyrna is celebrating its 143rd year. C...
July 31, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hitting home: Vinings native returns to Atlanta to promote her second book
July 25 served as another reunion of sorts for Mary Louise Kelly, a Vinings native now living in Washington and Florence, Italy. Promoting her second book, she spoke at the Buckhead Heritage Societ...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Views and brews: High-end sports bar opens location in Kennesaw
Sports fans rejoice: If you don’t have a man cave, enormous television set or cable line-up that includes every game in (and out) of town, there’s no longer reason to fret. Atlanta-based Hudson Gri...
July 29, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ancient art gets a twist
On Aug. 7, dk Gallery continues its tradition of a monthly theme show, but this time with a twist on the ancient art of portraiture. “About Face” will be comprised of about 50 pieces featuring dk G...
July 28, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rising to the top: Local Special Olympics gymnast competes in World Games
Special Olympics athlete Shannon Laffey takes her sport to the next level. The 19-year-old Kennesaw resident will compete in gymnastics as a member of Team USA for the Special Olympics World Games ...
July 27, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good Eatin’ Great Cause: Fourth annual benefit for SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center next month
Good food! Good meat! Good golly let’s eat for a cause! The fourth annual Good Eatin’ Great Cause benefiting SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center is Aug. 13 from 6 to 10 p.m. Sponsored by Balfour Be...
July 26, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Church club to host Darnell Players
The April Birthmonth Club of Ebenezer Baptist Church will host the Darnell Players, a community-based performing arts organization associated with the Harriet G. Darnell Multipurpose Facility in At...
August 01, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Church celebrates Homecoming Day
The Shiloh Hills Baptist Church will celebrate 45 years of ministry with a homecoming service Aug. 9 with gospel singer TaRanda Greene performing during the 11:00 a.m. service. TaRanda Greene was a...
August 01, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nursing home residents need love, prayer
Q: I work in a nursing home, and it really saddens me to see the way some of our patients never hear from their families or have anyone visit them. It’s almost as if their families just wanted to g...
August 01, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Everything is coming up roses’
On July 11, 81 members from the Georgia State Society Children of the American Revolution, Georgia State Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Georgia State Sons of the American Revolution ...
July 31, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Paran Spartans finish top ten in Dizzy Dean
The Mount Paran Spartans returned Sunday from a once in a lifetime experience for the players and families. The Spartans played in the Dizzy Dean World Series in Southaven, Mississippi. The team ma...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Animals behaving oddly
This week and next we’ll take a short summer break from advice, and I’ll share some stories from my book. This one concerns the wild animal tales I heard at a legendary (and now-defunct) restaurant...
July 30, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant of the week: Fish Thyme
Where: 3979 N. Main Street, Acworth Phone: (770) 974-2323 Prices: $5 - $20 Serves: Seafood Specialty: Crab cakes with spicy remoulade Website: www.fishthymerestaurant.com
July 29, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walton High student is a Top Gun at Aviation Challenge
East Cobb resident Austin Phillips is a Top Gun. The rising junior at Walton High School recently attended Aviation Challenge® at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, home of SPACE CAMP and NASA’s off...
July 26, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fat sense: Scientists show we have a distinct taste for fat
Move over sweet and salty: Researchers say we have a distinct and basic taste for fat, too. But it's nowhere near as delicious as it sounds.
July 24, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ruby Rose breaks out on Netflix's 'Orange is the New Black'
American audiences were introduced to Australian actress Ruby Rose on the third season of the Netflix series "Orange is the New Black," and she's quickly become a breakout star.
July 24, 2015 03:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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