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There will no doubt be several eloquent speeches about the promise that lies ahead in the new year and the great things that will be done for Georgians by our elected leaders. That will all be well and good, but it won't be the whole story.

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For instance, I'm promising that I'll be very nice to the people that manage my credit cards.

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A Wadley, Ga., man was arrested early Thursday after he ran from and fought with a deputy.

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Residents can recycle Christmas trees Saturday at the annual Bring One for the Chipper tree recycling event.

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Christmas Day vandalism is delaying the opening of the BMX track at Blanchard Woods Park.

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Lady Panther to play college ball...

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A Florida man accused of a fatal Aug. 14 shooting pleaded not guilty at an arraignment hearing on Monday.

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Columbia County school officials are expecting a lot on interested parents to show up Thursday night at Grovetown High School for the first of two presentations on a proposed rezoning plan for more than 20 schools.

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Police Blotter, Jan. 7, 2015

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Special Columbia County Sheriff's Deputy Randall Bao, (left) and Sgt. Tim Johnson went to New York City Sunday for the funeral of New York Police Department Officer Wenjiam Liu, 32. Liu and his partner, Rafael Ramos, 40, were shot Dec. 20 while sitting in a patrol car in Brooklyn by a man who announced on social media his intentions to kill police officers. He later shot himself in the subway.

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Pet food drive Donations of dog, cat, puppy and kitten food accepted at Animal House, Boots, Bridles and Britches, Grovetown Farm & Garden, Vineyard Wine Market, Martinez/National Hills animal hospitals and Wild Birds Unlimited or call for pick up; benefits local rescue groups; (706) 863-2067, p...

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Columbia County officials hope new stop-light technology, wider highways and an interchange design that requires traffic to briefly drive on the opposite side of the road will help its communities keep pace with considerable job growth at Fort Gordon.

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North Columbia Elementary First Nine Weeks Honor Roll

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While she has been in numerous shows with Musical Theatre Workshops, Claire Lubeck hasn't been cast in a lead role until now.

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