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Changes coming for Georgia IDs

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Atlanta — The Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) recently began issuing new, more secure driver’s licenses and identification cards at its 67 Customer Service Centers.

Schools get serious about online threats

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Seemingly unprecedented acts of violence have become all-too familiar in recent years, much of it, sadly, at schools, where young innocent lives become the victims.

Hart runners compete in North Ga. Championships

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Without several of their fastest runners, the Hart County High School boys’ cross country team claimed an eighth place finish at the North Georgia Championships on Saturday in Jefferson.

Dorian could make wet Labor Day week

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A tropical storm swirling its way toward Southern Florida could mean more rain for Northeast Georgia on Labor Day and into next week, but isn’t likely to cause major problems, a National Weather Se

Helicopter-aided chase nets arrests

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Local authorities called in a helicopter last Thursday (Aug. 22) to aid the search for three potentially armed men who fled law enforcement.