Education

The Polk County Board of Education has announced that they'll be gathering for a special session on Saturday morning at the central office, and once opening their meeting will go into an executive session to discuss personnel matters. 

  • By Jon Gosa

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The continued threat of tax fraud has prompted protective measures and changes in policy from the Georgia Department of Revenue effective this year in an effort to protect sensitive information, but the process has left many taxpayers waiting and wondering why their 2017 state income tax refund has not arrived.

  • By Dan Merica and MJ Lee, CNN
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President Donald Trump asked Republican senators not to leave town for their August recess without passing a health care reform plan that makes good on seven years of promises to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.

  • By Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large
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Just after 10 a.m. ET Monday, Donald Trump typed out his first tweet of the day: "Most politicians would have gone to a meeting like the one Don jr attended in order to get info on an opponent. That's politics!"

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A routine football injury suffered while he was in the eighth grade served as the catalyst in leading Bryan Arszman to eventually become hooked on heroin.

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Perched 50 feet above the USS Gerald Ford's massive flight deck, Petty Officer 1st Class Jose Triana has a clear view of the horizon from his padded captain's chair in the pilot house of the world's most advanced aircraft carrier.

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As growing opposition imperiled passage of the Senate version of the healthcare bill, leaders of the conservative Koch network voiced sharp criticism of the legislation at their donor retreat here -- stating that the bill needed dramatic changes before they would support it.

  • By Jim Hendricks

    jim.hendricks@albanyherald.com

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Now several cents above 2016 levels, gas prices may be poised to creep upward this week, market watchers say.

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