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Sold by Midcoast Properties, Inc. – Storage World in Stockbridge, GA

Storage World in Stockbridge, GA, was sold in November. The facility will be rebranded as a Storage Xxtra facility. Dale C. Eisenman, CCIM of Midcoast Properties, Inc., a leading self storage broker in the Southeast, represented the seller and had the listing to market the facility. Dale C. Eisenman, CCIM…

Main Street Hospitality Appoints General Manager of Red Lion Inn

STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — Robert Mickey has joined the Main Street Hospitality team as senior director of Regional Operations and general manager of The Red Lion Inn. Mickey brings 20 years of hospitality experience to Main Street Hospitality with extensive operational and management expertise. His tenure at Old Edwards Hospitality Group…

Condemned Ohio man blames killing on ‘homosexual panic’

FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction shows death row inmate Robert Van Hook, convicted of the fatal 1985 strangling and stabbing of David Self, a man he met in a bar in Cincinnati. Attorneys for a condemned killer are asking that…

APN Q&A: State Rep. Howard Mosby, HD 83

(APN) ATLANTA — In our continuing coverage of the upcoming Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Primary Election, Atlanta Progressive News is focusing on a contested State House Democratic Primary, for District 83, a seat currently held by State Rep. Howard Mosby (D-Atlanta). Mosby is facing challenger Becky Evans. Evans has also…

VSU Debate wins four state awards

VALDOSTA, Ga. — Valdosta State University’s Forensics (Speech and Debate) Team recently earned four awards at the Georgia Parliamentary Debate Association State Competition hosted by Mercer University in Macon. VSU student Travis Edwards of Ellenwood earned a third-place speaker award in the varsity/open division, according to university officials. He anticipates…

The weekly wrap: Charlesbank, Century Golf, BlackRock

Hearthside Target Acquirer Value ($millions) Synopsis Shire PLC-Oncology Business Les Laboratoires Servier SAS 2,400.0 Les Laboratoires Servier SAS of France definitively agreed to acquire the oncology business of Shire PLC, a Dublin-based manufacturer and wholesaler of pharmaceutical products, for $2.4 billion in cash. Tropicana Entertainment Inc-Casino Properties(6) Gaming & Leisure…

City of Stockbridge welcomes home Olympic bobsledder, Chris Kinney!

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. — City officials gave a hero’s welcome to Olympian Chris Kinney as he returned home for the first time since the Winter Olympic games in PyeongChang, South Korea. On Monday, City officials celebrated Kinney with an official proclamation inside City Hall and a public reception. The Olympic bobsledder…

Union City mayor: finances improved, more advances to come

From left, Union City council members Shayla Nealy and Christina Hobbs, Mayor Vince Williams and city council members Angelette Mealing and Brian Jones gather at the Next Level 2.0 backdrop after the March 20 state of the city address at Banneker High School. Union City will build on its financial…