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Day: October 10, 2018

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley

Nikki Haley resigns as UN ambassador, expected to leave at end of year

By Elaine Owen, from NEWS REPORTS UN Ambassador Nikki Haley unexpectedly gave her resignation Tuesday morning (Sept. 9). Haley and the president then met in the Oval Office to discuss the resignation. While her reason for resigning wasn’t made clear immediately, President Donald Trump has officially accepted it. Trump called Haley a “very special” person, […]

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US Senate confirms Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh

Elizabeth Warren: FBI report contradicts Kavanaugh testimony

By Pete Kasperowicz, Washington Examiner Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said Thursday that the FBI’s supplemental report detailing sexual assault claims against Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh includes elements that contradict what the nominee told the Senate Judiciary Committee. But Warren, speaking on the Senate floor, said she wasn’t allowed to talk about the details of […]

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Governor candidates Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp.

Georgia’s Nationally Watched Governor’s Race

By Elaine Owen, Editor ~~ Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams are running for Georgia’s top statewide office. Abrams is seeking to become the nation’s first African-American female governor in history, while Kemp is aiming to maintain the GOP’s stronghold on the office that it’s enjoyed since 2002. National Democrats also hope that Georgia will become […]

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Lora Gwatney Fannin Country Hight School Marching Band

Fannin Marching Band earns Straight Superior Ratings at Central-Carroll Band competition

By Darrin Conner, Band Booster ~~ CONGRATULATIONS to the Fannin County High School Marching Band for earning Straight Superior Ratings from all judges and in all captions in Class 4A at the Super Bowl of Sound Band Competition at Central-Carroll High School on Saturday, Oct. 6. Superior ratings were earned in Band, Drumline (percussion instruments), […]

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