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Wal-Mart shopping tip: Take the reds for a ride

If you’re new to the Lovejoy area, you should know two main things about our Wal-Mart: 1) If the bananas ain’t ripe here, they’re probably not ripe anywhere, so just grab a bunch and wait it out; and 2) Avoid … Continue reading

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What to do with Disney?

I had to laugh the other day when I saw certain friends on Facebook declaring that we absolutely must boycott Disney now that a couple of their films are coming out that have characters sort of… well, coming out. Apparently … Continue reading

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Christian City Children’s Village operates local Safe Place program

National Safe Place Network (NSPN) is excited to announce March 19-25, 2017 as National Safe Place Week.  This nationally recognized week serves to increase awareness about the Safe Place program, which partners with businesses, civic organizations and volunteers to provide … Continue reading

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Home for at-risk girls planned for Lovejoy area

Faith-based organization Gigi’s House announced recently it is planning to build two homes in the South Metro Atlanta area in the coming months to serve girls who are at risk of becoming victims of sex trafficking. One of those homes … Continue reading

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Keselowski Grabs Late Win In Folds Of Honor QuikTrip 500 at AMS

No one has led more laps at Atlanta Motor Speedway than Kevin Harvick in the last three years. He led 292 of 325 laps in Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, but a pit road speeding penalty with just 13 … Continue reading

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Bell Wins Camping World Truck Series Active Pest Control 200 At AMS

Last year, Christopher Bell was leading the Camping World Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway by a sizable margin and just eight laps separating him from his second career NASCAR victory when he blew a tire and tore up his Tundra. … Continue reading

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Defending Champ Kyle Busch Wins XFINITY Series Rinnai 250 At AM

After going 11 races, over a span of 13 years, without an XFINITY Series win at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch is a repeat champion. Busch and Brad Keselowski duked it out from the beginning of the Rinnai 250 on … Continue reading

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Michael Era named Lovejoy Police Officer of the Month

Lovejoy Police Officer Michael Era was on Monday night presented with the city’s first-ever Officer of the Month award. Interim Police Chief Wayne Woods explained during the Lovejoy City Council meeting that his leadership team rolled out the recognition program … Continue reading

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Don’t Pour That Grease Down the Drain!

Fats, oils and grease are just as bad for sanitary sewer systems as they are for waistlines. The upcoming holiday season often brings an increase in the number of clogged sewer lines because of people pouring used fats, oils and … Continue reading

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Eddie White Academy wins first-ever football championship

It’s a championship win many Clayton County football fans say should have happened years ago, but Eddie White Academy’s “Wolf Pack” finally packed it away Oct. 25 by a score of 16-6 against the perennial powerhouse Rex Mill Middle School … Continue reading

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