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FOREST PARK — A push to revamp the massive Atlanta State Farmers Market could have an impact on other state-owned facilities in south Georgia.

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The idyllic lake in Scotland seems an unlikely place to be associated with a legend of monsters. Its gorgeous waters are flanked by verdant hills dotted by castles in varying states of repair. Yet for almost one and a half millennia the story of the Loch Ness “monster” (first referred to as …

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ELBERTON — As a new think tank focused on rural Georgia starts up, the state’s small-town lawmakers regrouped in hopes of drumming up fresh strategies for growing jobs in districts like theirs.

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Ryan Langham is intrigued by learning more about the interaction between science, the environment and humans.

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Time doth indeed fly, your humble scribe realized anew while meditating recently about the start of another school year. Not that kids seem to get less and less summer vacation days, but that Pop and Gran now have grandkids entering primary and even elementary school who were only just born …

As we are on the eve of another high school football season, my mind drifts to recall past seasons, experiences and people over the years of covering the sport.

Waking up to morning temperatures below 70 degrees provides a reminder that seasons always change and hot summer temperatures will be moderating as autumn arrives. An advantage for north Georgia gardeners is the length of the frost-free growing season, providing an opportunity to plant and h…

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Undergirding the simple joys in life are the qualities of thoughtfulness and good intent. I have discovered this truth at the end of the watermelon vine where innocence ripens in suspended time. Nothing snaps you instantly into childhood like watermelon. No questing necessary. Unlike pot roa…

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Whitfield County Environmental Health conducts inspections of restaurants and other food establishments. The inspectors may require a re-inspection. Restaurants and other food establishments are required by law to post their most recent inspection permit. The Daily Citizen-News lists areas w…

People are so diverse and different. The books they like to read can't help but be varied and different, as well. While some people love to read mysteries, Christian fiction, true crime, biographies and so on, I love to read romance. Yes, I said it, romance. And not just plain romances eithe…

This is not a food column, although I frequently write about food. I would consider, however, this to be an eating column because I'm going to write about one of the best things in the world to eat, Southern-style cobbler. If, after reading the name of this article, you were looking forward …

If you are like many people, it may seem as though there is not enough time in the day to get everything done ... and this includes exercise. This sense of a "lack of time" may be the number one deterrent keeping people from the gym. What if you could get more done in less time while you exercise?

Dalton State College will screen the film "Down and Yonder," which features a Dalton State student and was filmed entirely in northwest Georgia, on Tuesday.

Patches is a lab/whippet mix and about three years old. He is house-trained, leash-trained and good with other dogs. He weighs about 30 pounds. He would make a great companion.

Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Editor’s note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.