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Mrs. Faye Garrett Matthews, age 80, of Rockmart

Mrs. Faye Garrett Matthews, age 80, of Rockmart, GA, passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017, at her residence. Mrs. Matthews was born in Polk County, GA on January 14, 1937, daughter of the late Elias Monroe Garrett and Alice Geneva Hutchins Garrett. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Bis

COOSAVALLEYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-21 23:02:30

Polk woman charged with felony forgery

A woman who tried to pay for a beverage with a counterfeit $20 bill was arrested on a felony forgery charge. According to Floyd County Jail records: Shea Renee Spinks, 33, of 240 Wimberly Hill Road, Cedartown, was arrested Tuesday on a warrant charging her with felony forgery in the first degree. Sp

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 16:13:00

MARTA's East Line rail extension promising, but flawed

Dallas, which started building its DART light rail system in 1996, has 93 miles of light rail, with 64 stations spread across four lines. Denver's Transportation Expansion Project, dubbed T-REX, combined 17 miles of highway improvements and 19 miles of double-track light rail; the project came in un

CROSSROADSNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

It's not all about the turkey: 9 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving

Each year, Thanksgiving comes around with with the giddy anticipation of devoruing comfort food and spending some QT with loved ones, which reminds you just what what you are thankful for the most. The rich, deep history of this centuries-old tradition is woven into the United States' cultural fabri

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2017-11-23 16:18:06

Weinstein aftermath: All the men accused of sexual misconduct

Harvey Weinstein stands accused by dozens of women of sexual harassment and assault. Since the initial allegations of sexual abuse by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein surfaced on Oct. 5, women have been stepping forward to publicly share their stories of sexual misconduct. Although many of the ac

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-23 00:13:00

Paulding Police Ask For Help Catching Break-In Suspects

DALLAS, GA - Law enforcement agencies in Dallas are asking for the public's help catching two people suspected of breaking into a vehicle earlier this month. The Dallas Police Department and Paulding County Sheriff's Office shared security system photos of the suspects on social media Wednesday. Au

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:52:29

Falcons hang on defeat Seahawks

FLOWERY BRANCH - The Atlanta Falcons, who stumbled through the first half of the season, finally are showing a pulse after reaching the Super Bowl last season. The Falcons (6-4) have posted wins over Dallas and Seattle to remain within striking distance of the New Orleans Saints (8-2) and Carolina

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2017-11-21 23:59:00

CBS and Dish might be messing with your Thanksgiving football tradition

If you like to get your fix of football along with a side of turkey on Thanksgiving, you might be disappointed this year. As it stands right now, Dish Network subscribers won't get to see CBS' broadcast of the traditional Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving game. The reason? A fee dispute between Dish and C

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Thankful for Petaluma first responders

As flames tore up a hillside on Pressley Road at 3 a.m. Oct. 9, Rancho Adobe Fire Protection District Engineer Robert Nappi frantically knocked on the door of a home in the fire's path to rescue sleeping residents. After precious minutes passed with no answer, Nappi and Battalion Chief Herb Wandel

PETALUMA 360 - 2017-11-23 08:21:00

Active Wellness's Petaluma and Napa clubs win Healthiest Companies Award

Active Wellness is a healthy lifestyle management company specializing in fitness and wellness providing operations management services at Synergy Health Club of Petaluma and Synergy Medical Fitness Center in Napa. "We believe in empowering healthy workforces and have implemented our own employee w

NORTHBAYBUSINESSJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-22 20:07:00

Thanksgiving Four-Day Forecast For Petaluma

Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 70, low 51. Chance of precipitation: 23%. Wind 4 mph from the WNWFriday November 24 Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 69, low 54. Chance of precipitation: 13%. Wind 4 mph from the NWSaturday November 25 Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 68, low 54. Ch

PATCH - 2017-11-23 03:43:32

Crash Involving Power Pole Closes Bodega Avenue: Petaluma Police

PETALUMA, CA - An "injury-involved traffic collision" Wednesday evening on Bodega Avenue closed the roadway between Howard and Webster streets, Petaluma police said. The heavily traveled westbound roadway was initially expected to remained closed between Howard and Upham streets until at least Thank

PATCH - 2017-11-23 03:01:19

Petaluma Thanksgiving Grocery Store Hours 2017

PETALUMA, CA - It's inevitable: Someone will still have to race to the grocery store for last-minute purchases of dinner rolls, whipped cream, potatoes, wine or stuffing mix Thursday right before the Thanksgiving feast. Just for that reason, Patch checked with some Petaluma grocery stores and market

PATCH - 2017-11-23 02:04:08

Train blamed for Petaluma parking crunch

Parking availability for businesses on East D Street in Petaluma had never been a problem, until the SMART train began service this summer, according to Jim Balshaw, owner of Preferred Sonoma Caterers. Once the train started running, carrying thousands of passengers each day from Santa Rosa to San R

PETALUMA 360 - 2017-11-23 08:01:01

Petaluma Health Care District wins Healthiest Companies Award

At Petaluma Health Care District (PHCD), employees and families take advantage of no cost health care and mental health benefits, such as counseling services, health assessments and flu shots. PHCD has an active Wellness Committee and this year its Employee Committee bought Fitbits for all interest

NORTHBAYBUSINESSJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-22 19:17:00

Petaluma Health Center wins Healthiest Companies Award

The Petaluma Health Center has made a deep commitment to the health of its employees. "We believe that their health and wellbeing not only translates into success in the workplace, but it also results in happy and more productive employees both on and off the job," said Lisa Knight, chief human res

NORTHBAYBUSINESSJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-22 19:15:00

Great Neck Plaza approves permit for Chinese restaurant

The Village of Great Neck Plaza has approved a permit for a new business to open in the village. The approval was awarded to Congyi Fang, who didn't list an address of residency, but wants to open a Chinese restaurant at 25 Cutter Miller Rd. The location was formerly Yummy Sushi and now will become

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-23 14:19:00

Long Island Shopping Mall Guide

For those of us seeking to get a jump start on our holiday shopping, thankfully, Long Island is home to many different shopping centers. So rally up your friends and family or fly solo to these spots for some deals this holiday season. Americana Manhasset Designed by world renowned architect Peter

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-11-23 20:40:32

Native-born or from elsewhere, these locals love Long Island

They include a minister and his wife from the South, a woman from upstate and a couple who left and returned The Rev. Jimmy Only, rear left, and his wife, Colleen, with fellow transplanted Southerners Lori and Jacob Burgess and their children, Charlotte, 7, and Aaron, 9, at the Congregational Churc

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-22 23:02:43

Holiday memories from a Ridgewood long ago: Our Neighborhood, The Way it Was

Only a few holidays on this year's calendar remain to be celebrated. Since two of them, Thanksgiving and Christmas, are usually spent with family members, those holidays tend to be special among the childhood memories of many readers. This week, we have a holiday-related letter from reader Barbara S

QNS.COM - 2017-11-23 20:00:05