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by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Saturday, October 25
After graduating from McEachern High School in 2001, Matthew Travis, 31, of Acworth went straight into a full-time job, but he found the working world unsatisfying. Travis worked at a screen printing company in Smyrna at age 18 for a little more t...

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