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For a child, Adaira Day has gone through more than most do by the age of 10. However, instead of letting it get her down, Day decided to lift others up.
Many state government level offices, including for governor and lieutenant governor, will be hotly contested going into the May 22 primary election.
For the second year in a row, Demorest Mayor Rick Austin tops the list for mayoral pay – $14,200 in city pay – for attending 71 meetings. Mt.


A private memorial service for Paul Quinton Copeland, 75, of Clarkesville, will be held at a later date.
Mr. Copeland died Wednesday, March 14, 2018.
A time of remembrance for Jerry Foster, 66, of Toccoa, formerly of Habersham County, is scheduled for 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
A private graveside service for Gloria Howell Armstrong, 84, of Clarkesville, will be conducted by the Rev. Jan Devereaux, the Rev. Keith Cox and the Rev.

Op/Ed for Subscribers

Don’t believe in sacred cows like NRA
To the editor:
The Northeast Georgian has long taken a proactive role in celebrating Georgia’s Open Meetings/Open Records laws.
This is Sunshine Week, a time in mid-March when newspapers and news-reporting agencies emphasize the importance of transparency in government.

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