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A local pilots' group has petitioned the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to allow seaplanes, such as the one picture, to have access to Lake Lanier near Atlanta, Ga. Patch file.
J. H. July 24, 2014 at 06:33 pm
Let's cover lake lanier over with concrete. Use that as a new northern airport. Underneath willRead More be the water resevoir for Atlanta.
Michael July 24, 2014 at 08:41 pm
I have no problem with the planes using Lake Lanier. It's not like there will be a flotilla ofRead More them.
Craig Shipley July 24, 2014 at 09:48 pm
Go for it!
Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation (GCPR) took first place at the annual Georgia Recreation and Park Association State Lifeguarding Competition held on July 21 in Greene County. Credit: GCPR
M R Rao July 24, 2014 at 06:06 pm
If guardians of law enforcing do not respond, such a behavior not acceptable to anybody What returnRead More for money is 911 and the staff who are in is paying the honest tax payer? Now, what action the competitive authorities going to take?
Organic peaches, nectarines and plums from a California supplier have been recalled for possible contamination. File|Patch
Paul Olmeda July 23, 2014 at 09:50 am
Georgians shouldn't be buying California peaches anyway.
Paul Olmeda July 23, 2014 at 10:14 am
CNN notes Kroger stores being part of the recall. Kroger should be one of the stores listed in thisRead More article.
Fatkat July 23, 2014 at 10:23 pm
Fruit sux
Moon Pies, pizza, burgers and fries, or candy -- how will you celebrate National Junk Food Day? File|Patch
Colleen Walsh Fong July 21, 2014 at 01:00 pm
Reese's peanut butter and chocolate chip cookies at our local Barnes and Noble Starbucks cafe.
Marc Acampora July 21, 2014 at 05:17 pm
Pizza is not junk food! Flour, tomatoes, mozzarella, olive oil, basil. Good stuff!
Octo Slash July 22, 2014 at 08:48 am
Yeah but pizza is one of the worst things you can eat depending on the toppings. Most people pileRead More onto their pies enough cheeses and fatty meats to kill a moose.
Courtney Kidd of Clayton County is charged with child cruelty after leaving his 3-month-old daughter in a hot car outside the courthouse in Jonesboro. Credit: Screenshot from 11Alive
John Smith July 16, 2014 at 11:15 am
Lol oh come on Debi, just sometimes?
Debi Dugger July 16, 2014 at 02:12 pm
OK John...we have a lot of people doing stupid stuff a lot of the time! You win!!!!
John Smith July 16, 2014 at 06:35 pm
lol:)
A Savannah man has started an online petition asking that a portion of the beach on Tybee Island be designated clothing optional. Credit: Screenshot from WSB TV
Patricia Maria July 11, 2014 at 09:30 am
Nowhere NEEDS a nudist beach. If you want to get naked, do it at home.
Fatkat July 11, 2014 at 11:26 am
The only people taking off their clothes in public are the ones that shouldn't be!
Ann Hudren July 11, 2014 at 12:15 pm
Go for it Mr. Williams. Just remember that beach patrons that have the misfortune of viewing yourRead More nude body have the freedom and right to speak openly about your physique (or lack thereof).
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