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Wednesday 11/21/2018
Classroom biz
Updated: November 21, 2018 - 12:00 am

Walton County’s public schools have demonstrated an increasing ability to teach reading, ’riting and ’rithmatic with the best of them, as demonstrated by rising test scores across the board.

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Wednesday 11/07/2018
Airport expansion picks up steam
Posted: November 07, 2018

MONROE — The Monroe-Walton County Airport is expanding, undergoing a $1.3 million facelift that will add more space for planes and prepare the place for more growth in the future.

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Running this town
Posted: November 07, 2018

About 10 years ago, Brian Kearney could barely run a mile. He’d been fit at one point, having played baseball in college, but after years working on country club golf courses, he’d lost it.

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Wednesday 10/31/2018
Monroe official earns development certification
Updated: October 31, 2018 - 12:03 am

Monroe's economic development specialist, Sadie Krawczyk, earned the Georgia Certified Economic Developer certificate from the University of Georgia, having finished the program this month.

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A big day, with help from GMA
Posted: October 31, 2018

The boxes and packages were piling up inside Rinse Bath & Body last Friday morning, with dozens of workers milling about, trying to get as many of them in the mail as quickly as possible.

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Wednesday 10/24/2018
Launch Pad for a career
Updated: October 24, 2018 - 12:00 am

ATHENS — The fourth floor of Creswell Hall looks pretty much like your typical residence hall, but the students living here are far from typical. They are all entrepreneurs: risk-takers who want to turn their ideas into businesses.

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Wednesday 10/17/2018
Pennies for Progress
Updated: October 17, 2018 - 12:02 am

It’s complicated. It’s boring. When said out loud, it sounds like a rain boot hitting a puddle.

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Wednesday 10/10/2018
On the job hunt
Updated: October 10, 2018 - 12:00 am

Unemployed and $30,000 in debt, Tyeshia Porter went to the job fair looking to launch a career as a massage therapist.

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