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Georgia House member refuses COVID test; booted from chamber

ATLANTA - Georgia House Speaker David Ralston ejected a Gwinnett County lawmaker from the House floor Tuesday for refusing to take a COVID-19 test.Rep. David Clark, R-Buford, hasn’t taken a …

Barton to serve as vice chair of Motor Vehicles Committee

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments recently named State Representative Matt Barton (R-Calhoun) as the Vice Chairman of the House Motor Vehicles …

Hank Aaron, Atlanta Braves home-run king, dies at 86

  Henry Aaron, the legendary Atlanta Braves slugger who broke Babe Ruth’s career record for home runs and battled racism, died on Friday, Major League Baseball confirmed. He was …
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Obituaries

Ben R. Dotson

Ben R. Dotson, 71, went to be with the Lord on January 1, 2021, after an extended battle with complications of Agent Orange. Born April 29, 1949, in Berlin, Germany, he was the son of the late …

Clyde (Bud) Holcomb

Clyde (Bud) Holcomb passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021, at Hospice of Chattanooga.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Marlin and Belle O’Neal Holcomb. He is also preceded in …

Ms. Terri Lynn Sissom

Ms. Terri Lynn Sissom, age 33, of Chatsworth, passed away on January 2, 2021, at AdventHealth Murray. She enjoyed creating artwork, doing crafts, carpentry, and loved spending time with her …

Mr. Lee Jackson “Jack” Weaver

Mr. Lee Jackson “Jack” Weaver, age 88, of Chatsworth, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020, at his home. Jack was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a veteran of the US …

Mrs. Violine Childers

Mrs. Violine Childers, age 74, of Dublin, GA, passed away on Friday, January 1, 2021, at her daughter’s home in Chatsworth. Violine was the daughter of the late William John Horton and …