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on : Sunday, 17 Jun, 2012
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Sexton and Rutledge Promoted to CB&T Senior Leadership Team

Columbus Bank and Trust (CB&T), a division of Synovus Bank, announced today that Guy “Len” Sexton and Luther Rutledge have been promoted to Senior Vice Presidents of the bank. “Len and Luther have played significant roles in the success of the Financial Services program at CB&T,” said CB&T President and CEO Billy Blanchard. “They are well known in the community for their knowledge, experience and commitment to providing excellent service to their customers. They are also highly respected leaders within our Private ClientServices team, serving as mentors to others in the department and throughout the bank. They will be outstanding
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on : Monday, 21 May, 2012
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Local NAACP President Takes Part in White House Forum

Washington, D.C. -- On May 3, 2012, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) hosted a White House Forum on Housing to discuss programs and initiatives promoted by the Obama Administration that help responsible homeowners and struggling communities hit hardest by the housing crisis. The White House Housing Forum convened Georgia housing officials, regional and local leaders, housing and development alliances and community advocates in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building for the discussion. Mr. Nate Sanderson, local NAACP president, was delegated by Georgia NAACP president
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on : Saturday, 19 May, 2012
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Donna Summer Died at 63

President Obama : "Michelle and I were saddened to hear about the passing of Donna Summer.  A five-time Grammy Award winner, Donna truly was the “Queen of Disco.” 
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on : Friday, 18 May, 2012
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Georgia Museum of Art to show prints and drawings by Gerald L. Brockhurst

Athens, Ga. – As part of its commitment to the continued research of Gerald Leslie Brockhurst’s work, the Georgia Museum of Art (GMOA) at the University of
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on : Friday, 18 May, 2012
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Film Life Inc., today announced the Narrative Features Competition selections and Grand Jury Award nominees for the 16th Annual American Black Film Festival

KimberlyElise, Isaiah Washington, Common & S. Epatha Merkerson are among THE stellar list of Grand Jury Nods AT FILM LIFE’S 16th ANNUAL

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on : Friday, 18 May, 2012
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Free Airplane Rides for Adults on International Learn to Fly Day May 19

As part of a national effort to raise the positive profile of general aviation, Chapter 677 of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) is offering free airplane rides
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on : Tuesday, 10 Apr, 2012
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President Obama’s Record Supports Women’s Rights

By Roger Caldwell - In 2012, it makes no sense to be against women’s rights. But the Republicans appear to have a war against women’s rights and they
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on : Friday, 30 Mar, 2012
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Black Folk Rock Honors Unsung Heroes

Columbus, GA – The National Infantry Museum was the location for the first Black Folk Rock banquet. The program opened with a Prelude by Taylor Made Band. The