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  • 'World's saddest cat' takes social media by storm
    'World's saddest cat' takes social media by storm
    Tucker, a beautiful, unusual cat who has been dubbed the "World's Saddest Cat," has started to take social media by storm. After the Seattle Pets Examiner first published a story about this very special cat on Aug. 1, the story went...
  • Man leaves $1,000 tip for dog's surgery.
    Generous customer leaves $1,000 tip for bartender's dog
    Proving that there are caring people in the world, a customer left a bartender a $1,000 tip with instructions to put the money toward the care of her dog, according to CNN.Christina Summitt, mother of three, was tending bar (one of her three jobs)...
  • Chris Tucker laughs off hard times
    Chris Tucker laughs off hard times
    Chris Tucker's 90-minute stand-up set Friday at Austin’s Bass Concert Hall - one of his first comedy dates since re-launching his career in 2011 and his first in the United States this year – showcased exactly why he became such a...
  • Kate Linder, as Ester
    Let 2013 Be the Year of Esther
    I've watched The Young and the Restless since I was a child and let me tell you, I like many other people, dreamed of having a maid like Esther. She was super sweet, kept the Chancellor mansion spotless and meals were prepared with a snap of...
  • Comedian Chris Tucker at the Apollo
    Comedian and Actor Chris Tucker at the Apollo in December
    Are you ready to laugh and forget about all your cares in the world? If so, the Apollo Theater just may have the answer. The theater has just announced that comedian and actor Chris Tucker will make a triumphant return to stand up comedy with his...
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    Baltimore Ravens dominate the Jacksonville Jaguars in stellar fashion
    The Baltimore Ravens wanted to come out of the 3rd preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars with a better showing than they gave last week.Mission Accomplished!The 70,000 plus fans in attendance witnessed the Ravens (2-1) manhandle the...
  • Henderson's Mill Site Marker
    Tucker during the Civil War 1864
    Early History of Tucker, GeorgiaThere is a small area of land, just outside the Atlanta area called Tucker, Georgia. It is accessible from three highways, I-85 which runs north and south, I-285, east and west and U.S. 29 which also runs north and...
  • One by One,  by Phil Tucker
    One by One, by Phil Tucker
    Imagine being in your home, a family member in the next room. Now imagine that when you enter that room, your family member is just….gone. Not abducted, not gone because they chose to be, but disappeared into thin air. The more you search...
  • Brad Sherrill in The Gospel of John
    The Gospel of John Comes to Life to St. Andrews
    The U.S. touring company of The Gospel of John will be presented Sunday, March 20, 2011, at 6:30, in the sanctuary of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 4822 LaVista Road, Tucker, Georgia.Actor Brad Sherrill has presented his one-man performance...
  • Brunswick Stew
    Review - Brunswick Stew from Old Hickory House
    Just a few miles away from Pine Lake, GA in Tucker, GA is a wonderful barbeque joint called Old Hickory House. As soon as you walk into this restaurant, you are welcomed with a hug of hickory. This smell is so amazingly inviting to anyone who...
  • Internet Gathering
    Facebook, Twitter, Skype: Where do Teens Hangout?
    “Where do teens hangout?” For most people, the first thing that comes to mind is The Internet; Facebook, Twitter, and Skype have become the most common places to find teens. But today's teen isn't just limited to the internet;...
  • Alcove Coffee & Tea
    Alcove, for coffee, tea and light fare
    I look like the kind of person who should be in a book club. Seriously. When I’m in a coffee shop I’m always the person most likely to be asked, “Are you here for the book club?” I don’t find it offensive, just...
  • One of the garden plots at the Henderson Community Park Garden in Tucker, Georgia.
    Henderson Community Park Garden: let the planting begin
    About two weeks ago, the garden plots and the setting up of the layout of the Henderson Community Park Garden (http://www.hendersonparkgarden.org/) was still being completed. Yesterday, Sunday, May 30, 2010, more than ninety-eight percent of the...
  • Flags are flying at each Cross on Main Street Lilburn, Georgia and Hwy. 29
    Pre Memorial Day Events - The flags are raised, let the celebrations begin
    At Christmas time, when the air is clean and cold and the stars are brightly shining, we sing a favorite song, "It is the Most Wonderful Time of the Year." Well, there is another favorite, yet, somewhat somber time of the year and it is...
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    The new American Autos Examiner
    The Dodge Viper ACR-X Image courtesy of Chrysler For the last year, I have been bringing the Detroit area all of the biggest news and event coverage from around the metro area and the rest of the world. I began with the Detroit Examiner in April...