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Gunshots near Ga. high school prompt lockdowns - COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) — Fulton County Schools officials say an argument inside a high school escalated to gunfire in the building's parking lot. District spokesman Susan Hale tells the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ( ) shots were fired into the air outside Banneker High School in College Park Tuesday afternoon and no injuries were reported. The sound of gunfire prompted ... - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

Clayton officials expect big impact from aerotropolis - Clayton County government, business and economic development leaders said they are giddy about the possibilities available to them through the formation of the recently announced Aerotropolis Alliance. - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

More than 4,300 positions open at job fair Friday - Employers are looking to fill more than 4,300 jobs at a job fair in College Park on Friday. The event is sponsored by Congressman David Scott. - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

Gunshots near metro Atlanta high school prompt lockdowns - COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) -- Fulton County Schools officials say an argument inside a high school escalated to gunfire in the building's parking lot. - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

Dozens of pets spayed at free clinic - Dozens of pet owners turned out Wednesday to get their dogs and cats spayed or neutered at two free clinics in metro Atlanta. The event was sponsored by Fix Georgia Pets, a non-profit group that provides - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

More than 4,200 jobs available at congressional employment fair - Local job seekers will vie for more than 4,200 jobs Friday when Congressman David Scott (D-Ga.) holds his 11th annual 13th Congressional District Jobs Fair. - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

Area Deaths - Springfield - Mrs. Carol Janet Hart, 72, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Westview Nursing and Rehab Center. Mrs. Hart was retired from Sears and a Baptist. Mrs. Hart is preceded in death by her parents, Edward B. Hart Sr. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Man shot near College Park gentleman's club - A local man is recovering after a shooting in South Fulton County on Tuesday morning. - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

Community Calendar - Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

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Man found shot outside College Park adult club - WXIA-TV - COLLEGE PARK, Ga. -- A man was found shot in the abdomen outside a gentlemen's club in College Park Tuesday morning. The shooting was reported at around 4 a.m. at Rocafella's on Old National Highway. Police said the victim, whose name was not ... - Tue, 08 Apr 2014

The Woodlands takes area track titles - Your Houston News - College Park's Staci Macdonald and Georgia Burner finished second and third respectively in the 800. Macdonald's time was 2:18.69. In the 1,600, TWHS distance standout Madi McLellan dominated with a winning time of 4:56.11. Teammates Kara Zuspan ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Commissioners set Gwinnett SPLOST list - - With a focus on sidewalks and safety in transportation, renovations at parks and senior centers and equipment and apparatus for public safety, commissioners approved more than $400 million in capital projects. ... Sidewalks will be funded along ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Wrestling: US Open pre-seeds - - 9. Montell Marion, College Park, Md. (Titan Mercury WC). Can Jordan Burroughs be beaten? 70 kg/154 lbs. 1. Nick Marable, Columbia, Mo. (Sunkist Kids/Missouri RTC) 2. Moza Fay, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army) 3. Kevin LeValley, Minneapolis, Minn. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Cuas' Two-Run Home Run Helps Terps Top Navy - - COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Jose Cuas hit his team-leading fourth home run of the season as part of a four-run fourth inning as Maryland overcame a one-run deficit and pulled away from Navy in an 11-4 victory over the Midshipmen Wednesday afternoon at Bob ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Panel conducting interviews for economic development director - Daily Commercial - ... the senior manager of economic development from 2008 to 2010 there as well, according to her resume. She was also the city's assistant to the city manager from 2005 to 2008 and had city administration experience in College Park, Ga.; and Dayton, Ohio. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

HBCU Classic returns to Fluor on Friday - Greenville News - The Drive honor Jackie Robinson by hosting a game between two Historically Black Colleges and Universities while aiding their athletic programs and Greenville's inner city Youth Baseball Program. ... Benedict, located in Columbia, and Paine, in Augusta ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

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