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Don't like it, 'leave,' Georgia sheriff sign says

In an effort to "stir people's belief and patriotism," Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley posted a new sign Tuesday morning outside of his department that says his county is politically incorrect, and if you have a problem with that, you can leave.
By Stephanie Pedersen

Slideshow: Latest Columbia County bookings

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Nov. 16-23

2015 Thanksgiving events

From meals to storytime, there are many Thanksgiving events.

Thanksgiving holiday closings

Know before you go -- some offices will be closed to observe the Thanksgiving holiday.
Black Friday

Early shopping trend grows

Black Friday signals the start of the hectic holiday shopping season for many, but for Ashley Fehrman, it marks a satisfying and stress-free conclusion.

McDuffie slaying suspect captured

The woman wanted in the slaying of her father in Dearing Tuesday night has been apprehended.

Mayor says office needs $27,000

Augusta Mayor Hardie Da­vis sent a no-apologies statement defending his office's spending and saying he needs $27,000 more to finish the fiscal year. 
By Susan McCord

Children find man hanged in park

Columbia County officials said the death of a 20-year-old man who was discovered Monday afternoon hanged in a tree at Evans Towne Center Park was a suicide.

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8 traditions to introduce this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a very stressful time of year. During the chaos of cooking, organizing and decorating, creating new traditions and celebrating the season can easily be overlooked in the disarray.

Fritz denies being in contact with Iowa State

Georgia Southern coach Willie Fritz refuted a report saying he has been contacted by Iowa State about the Cyclones' head coaching job.

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Economic growth revised upward for 3rd quarter

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy grew at a slightly faster rate in the summer than previously reported, mainly because businesses restocked goods at a stronger pace than first thought.
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