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This low bridge in Stone Mountain keeps getting hit by tall trucks

Name a type of truck and Edmund Stephens has probably seen it stuck under a bridge down the street from his house. Coca-Cola truck? Yep. Camping RVs? You betcha. Standard box moving trucks? Too many to count. An old CSX railroad bridge over James B. Rivers Memorial Drive in Stone Mountain has only 1

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Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes

While there's no winner in the ever growing Powerball jackpot, now at about $750 million, Georgia was lucky in Saturday's drawing. Two winning tickets were sold in Saturday's drawing - a $150,000 ticket sold online through www.galottery.com and a $50,000 ticket sold at the Georgia Visitor Informatio

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Stone Mountain-Lithonia Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

STONE MOUNTAIN-LITHONIA, GA — Here's your weather forecast for the week ahead, as reported by Darksky. Rain starting in the evening. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Clear throughout the day.

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Georgia Council on Aging praises Senate budget vote

ATLANTA — Vicki Vaughn Johnson, the chairwoman of the Georgia Council on Aging, issued a statement Monday praising the vote on the $27.5 billion 2020 budget by the Georgia Senate for a spending plan that provides funding to address the needs of the elderly.

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Georgia Tech Coach Catching Heat For Boneheaded Tweet In Response To The Death Of His Player

Tragedy struck the Georgia Tech community as 21-year-old defensive lineman Brandon Adams died in Atlanta on Saturday after collapsing near the campus. Adams was reportedly working out and wasn’t feeling well. He allegedly died from an aneurism en route to the hospital.

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Unborn Baby Dies In Traffic Accident, Drinking Suspected: Police

DACULA, GA -- The Gwinnett County Police Department is investigating a vehicle collision that resulted in the death of an unborn baby. The incident occurred Sunday, at around 8 p.m. on Winder Highway near Franklin Drive in Dacula.

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Georgia Senate votes to allow lawsuits over questionable laws

The Georgia Senate voted Monday to allow residents to sue their government over unconstitutional laws. The Senate voted 49-0 to permit lawsuits challenging state and local governments, letting judges decide whether laws have gone too far. “In the event that the government is engaged in an unconstitu

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Gets Insane Fan Love In Atlanta Traffic

The Rock was once dubbed "The Most Electrifying Man In Sports Entertainment," during his triumphant reign as the WWF/E's chief administrator of "roody-poo candy-ass" taunts and People's Elbows. Since moving on from the world of professional wrestling, The Rock has starred and produced over thirty fi

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The Real Housewives of Atlanta Recap: Is Eva Marcille Broke?

Eva Marcille is still one of the new additions to the cast of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, and Sunday's episode was her most dramatic installment yet. The new wife returned from her honeymoon and me up with Kandi Burruss to reveal all about her wedding.

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Five restaurants and bars worth going out for in Atlanta

Southern US city Atlanta is experiencing a surge in new eateries and bars. Here are five to visit in Georgia's capital, including a snug club by Workstead and Tom Dixon's "raw yet sophisticated" cocktail lounge.

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Winder man killed in early-morning crash in Gwinnett County

A Winder man was killed in a single-vehicle accident in Gwinnett County early Monday morning. The Gwinnett County Police Department said the fatal accident happened around 3:45 a.m. on Langford Road near Corner Oak Drive in unincorporated Norcross.

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Huge crowds enjoy a sunny Cherry Blossom Festival

CONYERS - Huge crowds enjoyed the clear, sunny weather at the 38th annual Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival, held Saturday and Sunday at the Georgia International Horse Park. Visitors browsed among the many unique arts and craft exhibitors, ate their way through the multiple food courts, enjoyed cultu

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Police: 82-year-old Atlanta woman killed in wreck Sunday outside Austell

An 82-year-old Atlanta woman was killed in a wreck on C.H. James Parkway just outside Austell on Sunday afternoon, according to Cobb police. Francis E. Walls was the passenger of a gray 2015 Nissan Rogue heading north on C.H. James Parkway at about 3 p.m. Sunday when the driver of the Nissan attempt

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Large hail, strong wind gusts possible with storms this afternoon

ATLANTA - Heavy rain is pounding parts of north Georgia Monday afternoon and the severe storm risk is going up over the next few hours and will go up in metro Atlanta this evening.

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Video shows man who sprayed apartment complex with bullets 2 days in a row

ATLANTA - Channel 2 Action News has obtained shocking video of a man pulling up to a southwest Atlanta apartment complex, where he simply walked up and started shooting. Bullets started flying Sunday, March 17, at a complex on Fulton Street. The man, who was seen driving a black Jeep, sprayed the ar

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Unborn child killed, 2-year-old injured after head-on wreck in Gwinnett

An unborn child was killed and a toddler was seriously injured when a driver smashed head-on into the car they were riding in, police said. Christina Barnum, 22, of Auburn, was taken to a hospital after the crash that caused the death of her unborn child Sunday, Gwinnett County police said. — Barnum

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Police locate missing man who was nearly bilked out of $200,000 by own mother

Lawrenceville, GA (CBS46) Police have located a missing man who was nearly bilked out of $200,000 by his own mother. Lee Earnest Longmire, 20, was found by police on Friday. Because of an ongoing investigation, details surrounding where he was found have not been disclosed.

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Search is on for serial rapist

Clayton County, Ga. - Police are releasing two sketches of the serial rapist, and until he’s caught law enforcement are encouraging women to take advantage of free self-defense classes being offered by the Sheriff’s department. Any female Clayton County resident can sign up. Meanwhile, the search is

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Twitter falls in love with Delta's mother-daughter flight crew

Flying is a family affair for Wendy Rexon and her daughter, Kelly Rexon. The duo recently piloted a Delta flight from Los Angeles to Atlanta, with Wendy Rexon serving as captain and Kelly Rexon serving as first officer. Within minutes of landing, their faces were plastered all over social media, tha

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Winner: Best Chinese food in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta

With a whole highway devoted to international dining, it’s evident Atlanta has one of the widest variety of cuisine offerings, including Chinese food, than many other big cities.

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