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Ruby Dee remembered

Ruby Dee remembered

Photos: Former Civil Rights activist and actress had a ceremony held in her honor Saturday. | Alicia Keys, Wynton Marsalis pay homage

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Battle of Atlanta

Photos: Historians and war buffs gathered for a reenactment of the Battle of Utoy Creek. | See the video

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Brooks' roaring return

Review: Hardly a Friday affair, Garth Brooks' first Atlanta show in 18 years had a distinct Southern style. | New album coming | Take the quiz

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Weekend photos

JapanFest held in Duluth, and youth enjoy a day on Lake Allatoona. | Plan your Sunday



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GEORGIAMontrose — Haunted Montrose, Sept. 27-Nov. 1, features a haunted house and other scary attractions, a maze, food and a scare-free zone.


Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash

Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash.

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Atlantan’s gas-pump pain not quite so sharp this fall

The commute from her home in Kennesaw to her office near Perimeter Mall, is long – about 28 miles one-way – so to give herself a fighting chance of picking up the kids by 6 p.


More medical caregivers don’t have an M.D.

When Flora Piatti goes to the doctor these days, she doesn’t deal directly with an MD. The Douglasville woman’s medical needs at the YourTown Health clinic in Palmetto are handled by a physician assistant — a PA, as they’re often called — and that’s fine with her.

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