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Barrow fire chief suspended in theft

WINDER, Ga.  — Barrow County's new fire chief has been suspended pending the resolution of a felony theft by taking charge that accuses him of stealing cable television service.

07/13/10 - 8:34am

Sanford promotes SC beer sampling law

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Gov. Mark Sanford is promoting a new law allowing people to sample beer at South Carolina microbrewers.

07/13/10 - 6:01pm

Funeral set for SC boy buried in concrete

CHARLESTON, S.C.  - Funeral arrangements are set for the 2-year-old South Carolina boy authorities say was buried under 400 pounds of concrete in a trash can.

07/13/10 - 5:40am

Feds spend $4 million on Ga. energy research

ATLANTA - The federal government will fund research at Georgia Tech focusing on building better batteries for consumer electronics and reducing costs for renewable energy.

07/13/10 - 5:34am

Ga. tech colleges switch to semester schedule

ATLANTA -- Georgia's 26 technical colleges are switching over from the quarter to the semester system.

07/13/10 - 5:31am

Coastal Georgia residents take in unwanted golden retrievers

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- Friends traveled by caravan Friday to Pearson, Ga., to pick up a dozen golden retrievers - nine adults and three puppies - from a breeder who is going out of business.

07/13/10 - 5:42am

Ammonia cloud over south Ga. rail car

WAYCROSS, Ga. -- A loose valve allowed anhydrous ammonia to escape and form a vapor cloud above a tank car parked at CSX Transportation's Rice Yard in Waycross on Monday.

07/13/10 - 5:19am

1 charged near Atlanta after child found dead

DECATUR, Ga.  - Decatur police have arrested the father of a 5-year-old boy found dead in a home this afternoon.

07/12/10 - 6:49pm

Family says Georgia coach died saving kids

MCDONOUGH, Ga. — The family of a McDonough man who died at a Florida beach last week says he was trying to rescue children when he drowned.

07/12/10 - 5:10pm

Ex-Atlanta doctor sentenced in sex case

ATLANTA  — A judge has sentenced a former emergency room physician to more than 26 years in prison after he was convicted of producing child pornography and of attempting to coerce and entice a minor to engage in unlawful sex acts.

07/12/10 - 5:08pm
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