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Letter: Would you vote for this person?

Dear Editor: Would you vote for this person?

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Updated: mar. 21, 2015 7:30 a.m.

Letter: Even the playing field for high school sports

Dear Editor: For decades, students at the traditional public schools in Georgia have been denied the chance to win a state championship because the system overseen by the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) ignores the fact that there is no parity among traditional public schools, private schools, and city schools.

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Posted: mar. 20, 2015 6:12 p.m. | Updated: mar. 21, 2015 7:30 a.m.

Opinion: Legislative Black Caucus Responds on the ‘Ban the Box’ Hiring Policy

On Tuesday February 23, 2015, Governor Nathan Deal used personal privilege Tuesday as he signed an executive order of the ‘ban the box’ hiring policy. With this action, Georgia residents seeking employment will no longer have to disclose their criminal histories on the application during the hiring process. More so, this move allows citizens who are re-entering society from incarceration the ability to be considered on work merit, skills and qualifications and not past criminal convictions during the initial stages of hiring. 

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Posted: mar. 06, 2015 6:40 p.m. | Updated: mar. 07, 2015 7:00 a.m.

NPDES permit reissuance-City of Atlanta Combined Sewer System.

The Rockdale County Soil and Water Conservation District (RCSWCD) is currently led by 2 duly elected and 2 appointed Supervisors. Along with the Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission, the District, established and empowered by a Federal mandate, works in cooperation with private landowners, local businesses and governmental entities to encourage the conservation of the state's natural resources that are the basis for economic growth and prosperity. Aided by the USDA's Natural Resources 

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Posted: feb. 17, 2015 4:58 p.m. | Updated: feb. 17, 2015 5:01 p.m.
Medical cannabis oil bill showing Republicans true colors

Medical cannabis oil bill showing Republicans true colors

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Posted: feb. 17, 2015 4:55 p.m. | Updated: feb. 17, 2015 4:57 p.m.
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Letter: County addressing wastewater treatment odors

Dear Editor: The Rockdale County Quigg wastewater treatment facility, which ESG Operations staffs under contractual agreement, serves an important role for the public by providing proper treatment and disposal of domestic and industrial wastewater and the associated bio-solids. Bio-solids are biological and inert wastes that remain after removal from wastewater.

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Posted: jan. 31, 2015 4:57 p.m.

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