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  • Seale, AL residents enjoy return of Labor Day Fair

    Seale, AL residents enjoy return of Labor Day Fair

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:26:07 GMT
    Residents in east Alabama are rounding up the Labor Day celebration at one of the Alabama's oldest courthouses. The courthouse located in Seale, Ala. is the third oldest in the state. This is the first fair
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    Residents in east Alabama are rounding up the Labor Day celebration at one of the Alabama's oldest courthouses. The courthouse located in Seale, Ala. is the third oldest in the state. This is the first fair since 2010 when the fair restarted, and it originated in 1980 to raise money to refurbish the old courthouse after it began to deteriorate.More >>
  • Columbus man dies after struck by car at Chase Homes

    Columbus man dies after struck by car at Chase Homes

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:15 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:15:09 GMT
    A crash in Columbus claimed the life of a 29-year-old man over the weekend.  Authorities say Anthony Williams passed away from a motor vehicle accident Saturday, Aug. 30. Williams was not in a vehicle wheMore >>
    A crash in Columbus claimed the life of a 29-year-old man over the weekend.  Authorities say Anthony Williams passed away from a motor vehicle accident Saturday, Aug. 30. Williams was not in a vehicle when the incident occurred. More >>
  • Lee Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating murder, attempted murder cases

    Lee Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating murder, attempted murder cases

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:09:07 GMT
    On August 31 at about 11:33 p.m. CST, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received multiple 911 calls from subjects attending a poker party in reference to a shooting with at least two injured gunshot victims. More >>
    On August 31 at about 11:33 p.m. CST, the Lee County Sheriff's Office received multiple 911 calls from subjects attending a poker party in reference to a shooting with at least two injured gunshot victims. 

     
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Area State and District Races  - 87% Reporting 


Public Service Commission, District 3
Republican 
CHUCK EATON (I) 60%
MATT REID       40%

Public Service Commission, District 5 
Republican 
PAM DAVIDSON 44%
STAN WISE (I)   57%

State Representative, District 133 
Republican 
JOHN PEZOLD 52%
KIP SMITH (I) 48%

State Representative, District 137 
Democrat
DEBBIE G. BUCKNER (I) 55%
TRAVIS CHAMBERS       34% 
KU'WONNA M. INGRAM    11%


State Representative, District 139
Democrat
PATTY BENTLEY 39%
THOMAS COOGLE   40%
MICHAEL DINKINS 21%


Superior Court Judge, Chattahoochee Circuit (Smith)
LARAE DIXON MOORE (NP) 46.89%
ART SMITH (I) (NP) 53.03%


TSPLOST - River Valley District
YES (NP) 54.37%
NO (NP) 45.63%

Should Georgia have casino gambling with funds going to education?

YES (REP) 50.27%
NO (REP) 49.73%

Do you support ending the current practice of unlimited gifts from lobbyists to state legislators by imposing a $100 cap on such gifts?

YES (REP) 87.17%
NO (REP) 12.83%

Should active duty military personnel who are under the age of 21 be allowed to obtain a Georgia weapons license?

YES (REP) 68.82%
NO (REP) 31.18%

Should Citizens who wish to vote in a primary election be required to register by their political party affiliation at least thirty (30) days prior to such primary election?

YES (REP) 46.58%
NO (REP) 53.42%

Life Amendment Question

YES (REP) 65.83%
NO (REP) 34.17%

Should the Georgia Constitution be amended to allow the state to override locally-elected school boards' decisions when it comes to the creation of charter schools in your county or city?

YES (DEM) 43.72%
NO (DEM) 56.28%


Do you support ending current practice permitting unlimited gifts from lobbyists to state legislators?

YES (DEM) 72.30%
NO (DEM) 27.70%

Should Georgia adopt an income tax credit for home energy costs to support the economic security of our families?

YES (DEM) 79.60%
NO (DEM) 20.40%


Should Georgia reduce sales taxes on Made in Georgia products so as to support the growth of small businesses in our state?
 
YES (DEM) 87.16%
NO (DEM) 12.84%

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