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City council hears presentation on design guidelines
Members of Gray’s Downtown Development Authority made a presentation to the city council last week with a proposed design overlay for the downtown historic district and gateway corridor.
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Man serving 15 years asks for sentence dismissal
A Georgia Department of Corrections inmate serving 15 years of a 30-year Jones County sentence for trafficking methamphetamine was back in Jones County Superior Court challenging the validity of hi...
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Tri-County explains energy issues
Tri-County EMC hosted an Eggs and Issues event that was appropriately focused on energy and concerns about upcoming legislation.
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Main Street grants to provide more flexibility
The move to a new location for an established local salon was expedited with a façade grant from Main Street Gray.
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Several RICO defendants ask to have charges dropped
Attorney argues no conspiracy among drug buyers
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American Tommy Schaefer cries inside a Denpasar court on the Indonesian resort island of BaliBy Trisha Sertori DENPASAR (Reuters) - An Indonesian court found a young U.S. couple guilty on Tuesday of murdering the woman's mother and stuffing her battered body into a suitcase on the resort island of Bali. Heather Mack and Tommy Schaefer, both from the Chicago area, were arrested last August after staff at a luxury hotel discovered the body of Mack's mother, Sheila von Wiese-Mack, in an abandoned suitcase in a taxi. The pair were tried separately in Denpasar District Court and it was not immediately clear if they would appeal.


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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in this handout photo presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in BostonProsecutors and defense attorneys for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Tuesday will begin making their cases on whether or not he should be sentenced to death for the 2013 attack and its aftermath. Tsarnaev, a 21-year-old ethnic Chechen, was found guilty on April 8 of killing three people and injuring 264 at the marathon finish line and fatally shooting a police officer as he and his older brother, Tamerlan, prepared to flee three days later.


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A combination image of booking photos show teachers convicted of sexual assaultsBy Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - A "Saturday Night Live" skit about a male student having sex with his female high school teacher painted the relationship as every teen boy's dream, but drew a firestorm of criticism on social media. The reaction to the comedy sketch reflected a growing view among law enforcement and victims' advocacy groups that it is no laughing matter when a woman educator preys on her male students. The proportion of women facing charges seems to be higher than in years past, when female teachers often got a pass, said Terry Abbott, a former chief of staff at the U.S. Department of Education, who tracked the cases. This year's numbers are already slightly ahead of last year with 26 cases of female school employees accused of inappropriate relationships with male students in January compared to 19 cases the previous January.


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Police impersonators caught on camera trying to arrest security guard in Juniata ParkPhiladelphia Police are asking for the public's help in their search for two men and two women caught on camera impersonating police officers.


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