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US Officials: Video Shows American’s Beheading

A grisly video released Tuesday shows Islamic State militants beheading American journalist James Foley, U.S. officials said, in what the extremists called retribution for recent U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. The militants threatened to kill another captive they also identified as an American journalist.

Separately, Foley’s family confirmed his death in

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Georgia Has Worst Unemployment Rate in the Nation, Except 1

Georgia has the worst unemployment rate in the nation at 7.8 percent which was recorded for the month of July, according to a report released Monday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Thank goodness for Mississippi. Only Ole Miss, coming in with a jobless rate of 8 percent, came in below Gerogia in the country.

Each month the BLS lists unemployment

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Dorinda Cole, The Lady, Her Music, and Her Ministry

Someone once said, “One rose says more than a dozen.”

In the ever-expanding world of gospel music there is only one rose and her name is Dorinda Clark Cole. The multiple award-winning artist, interestingly, has something in common with James Brown. He was often described as “the hardest working man in show business.”

Dorinda Clark Cole may well be

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DPS School Of the Week: Harms Elementary

School of the Week: Harms Elementary

…Lying on tummies, sharing big picture books in small groups on a colorful rug in the kindergarten classroom.

…Whispering quietly, hovering over an assigned book with a tutor at a table in the hallway on the second floor.

…Sitting with a friend, sharing a chapter book under the blue sky during recess.

Everywhere

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