News for Saturday, November 16, 2013


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KRAUTHAMMER: Why liberals are panicked about Obamacare

The more likely scenario, however, is that Obamacare does fail. It either fails politically, renounced by a wide consensus that includes a growing number of Democrats. Or it succumbs to the financial complications (the insurance “death spiral”) of the very amendments desperately tacked on to save it.

Community Calendar for Nov. 17, 2013

The Community Calendar is a forum for announcing meetings and events of nonprofit organizations of Rockdale and Newton counties.

State, federal grants to bolster court programs, public safety in Rockdale County

Rockdale County has received more than $370,000 in Department of Justice Grants and $102,000 in state grants to help improve court programs and public safety.

Tigers fall 41-13 against Hillgrove

Despite their best efforts, Alcovy just could not come up with the plays when they needed them as the Tigers lost to Hillgrove 41-13 in the first round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs on Friday.

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Rams hurt themselves in 36-21 loss in playoff opener

Newton’s offense did just as much to stop themselves as McEachern’s defense turning the ball over six times and being penalized 11 times as the Indians advanced to the second round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs after their 36-21 win on Friday at Homer Sharp Stadium.

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Beshears pens with North Georgia

Beshears pens with North Georgia

Thompson, Croone shine in tight contest on the hardwood

Bernard Thompson scored 20 points as Florida Gulf Coast squeaked by Furman 70-69 Friday in non-conference play.