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The company has now substantially completed closure construction activities for seven ash ponds at Plants Hammond, Branch, Kraft, McDonough and Yates.
Gas prices in Georgia declined fractions of a penny on Sunday, after dropping 1 to 2 cents a day for the past seven weeks.
Polls are open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Sunday's state average of $2.29 per gallon is 6 cents less than the previous 2018-low of $2.35, set in January.
Georgia gas prices are quickly approaching the lowest prices of the year, and motorists should see additional discounts this week.
There have been 15 deaths on Georgia highways so far during the 102-hour holiday weekend, none in our listening area.
The Thanksgiving holiday travel period is 102-hours long, beginning at 6 p.m. on Wed., Nov. 21, and ending at 11:59 a.m. on Sun., Nov. 25.
The number of first-time claims for unemployment insurance jumped in Floyd County last month, according to the latest numbers from the Georgia Department of Labor.
Georgia gas prices dropped another 9 cents last week.
Labor Commissioner Mark Butler proclaimed October another great month in a long string of often record-setting months. He noted that Georgia's unemployment rate also fell once again.
At 4:45 p.m., the creek was at 19 feet and rising. Flood stage is 19 feet.
Acuna Jr. is the eighth Braves player and second former Rome Brave to win the award
Polls are open until 7 p.m.
The state average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.65 - 19 cents less than this year's high, but 30 cents more than this time last year.
All of the arrests were made Friday through Sunday.