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on : Tuesday, 21 Jun, 2016
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Pastor & Community Leader Wears Many Hats

  By: Joanna Rowell Dr. Gregory K. Blue is a Columbus citizen, by way of Miami, FL, who has achieved and accomplished wearing many hats in the Valley, especially working for and being a unique role model for the youth of the area. Dr. Blue is the Founder and Senior Pastor at Body of Christ Church International located at 2207 28th Street, Phenix City, AL and is the Presiding Prelate of Perfecting Ministries Worldwide, Inc., which includes several churches throughout the valley area. He maintains pastoral alliances with Potter’s House International Pastor’s Alliance (P.H.I.P.A.) in Dallas TX and
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on : Saturday, 11 Jun, 2016
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Columbus Native Deshauna Barber Crowned Miss USA

  Las Vegas, Nevada -Miss District of Columbia USA Deshauna Barber was crowned Miss USA 2016 at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada this evening. The telecast aired live on FOX. Deshauna is 26 years old and was born in Columbus, Georgia. The daughter of an Army Master Sergeant (now retired), she relocated multiple times growing up to states including North Carolina, Nebraska, Minnesota, Virginia and Washington, D.C. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Virginia State University, Deshauna returned to Washington, D.C. where she is currently working as an IT Analyst for the
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on : Saturday, 7 May, 2016
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Girls, Inc. Lego Robotics Team Members Invited to The White House Science Fair 2016

         
Washington, D.C.--Pictured are: Kayla Hamilton, Olivia Hamilton (who represented Columbus, GA) and Bill Nye “The Science Guy”
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on : Friday, 29 Apr, 2016
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Georgia’s Gender Wage Gap Costs the State’s Women Nearly $12 Billion Per Year, New Equal Pay Day Study Finds

If the Gap Were Closed, Georgia Women Could Afford Food for More Than One Year, Six More Months of Mortgage and Utilities, or More Than Nine Additional Months
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on : Friday, 29 Apr, 2016
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Music Lineup Announced for the 2016 Atlanta Jazz Festival: May 27-29

Featuring Latin, Creole, Straight-Ahead and Hip-Hop Inspired Artists

 

Atlanta, GA --- “We are excited about the lineup for this year’s Atlanta Jazz Festival,” says Camille Russell Love,
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on : Friday, 29 Apr, 2016
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Ret. Cpt. Dominador Manio, Jr. Honored by Filipino American Ass.

Filipino Association Honors Its Founder From By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – The Filipino-American Association of Columbus, Ga. honored its founder, Cpt. Dominador Hufana Manio, Jr. (Ret. U. S.