Joseph Washington Betit

...Technical Sergeant Ethel Mae Letourneau, at Fort Benning, Georgia. Ethel resigned her post with the Women's Army Corps, an infantry private on May 13, 1943, at Camp Wheeler, GA. He was promoted through enlisted grades to technical sergeant...
James O'Connor

...friends and had a good time. He is survived by his children Cheri O'Connor of Pauma Valley, CA, Jack O'Connor of Woodstock, GA and Jim O'Connor of Yucca Valley, CA; niece Tricia O'Connor and her husband Keith Rush of Jackson, WY; sister in law Ellie...
Sports on TV for Nov. 16

COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPNU - Tennessee at Georgia Tech3 p.m., FS1 - UMBC at St. John's3:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Virginia at George Washington5 p.m., ESPNU - Kennesaw State...
Photo: Georgia daily life

Fallen leaves lay on the ground as a man walks through Piedmont Park Wednesday in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...refugees may pose to national security.GEORGIA (57)Gov. Nathan Deal says the state...prevent resettlement of Syrian refugees in Georgia. He also asked the Obama administration to work with Georgia officials to confirm the backgrounds of...
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...civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. as "the most notorious liar in the country" for allegedly accusing FBI agents in Georgia of failing to act on complaints filed by blacks; King denied making such a claim.In 1965, Henry A. Wallace, who had served...
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Today in Sports History for Nov. 16

...deflected 73-yard pass on fourth and 18 with 25 seconds left to lift No. 7 Auburn to a stunning 43-38 victory over No. 25 Georgia. The Tigers blew a 27-7 lead but pull out one more huge play to continue the biggest turnaround in major college football...
Refugee quandary: Immigrant legacy versus 9/11-era fears

...of thousands of poorly vetted Syrian refugees who will eventually be able to bring in their relatives." Rep. Tom Price of Georgia, the House budget chairman, said the U.S. "must suspend our refugee program until certainty is brought to the vetting...
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Supreme Court troubled by DA's rejection of black jurors

...Monday for a black death row inmate in Georgia who claims prosecutors improperly kept...deciding the substance of Foster's case.Georgia Deputy Attorney General Beth Burton had...Queen Madge White in her home in Rome, Georgia.Several justices noted that Lanier's...
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Justices review choice of all-white murder trial jury

...unmistakable when he urged jurors in north Georgia to sentence the defendant to death in...killing of a 79-year-old woman in Rome, Georgia, was black, as was defendant Timothy...test the high court laid out in 1986.Georgia courts have consistently rejected Foster's...
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