Fatal tanker truck crash closes parts of Ga. 17 until Monday

The tanker carrying thousands of gallons of gasoline exploded in the accident and the ensuing fire has damaged parts of the highway.
Source: Savannah Morning News

JFK assassination: A look at Columbus Enquirer’s coverage from 50 years ago
The Columbus Enquirer banner headline told the horrific story — “Assassin Is Charged In President’s Death.”
Source: Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

• Retired UGA journalism professor was in Dallas when JFK was shot
Al Hester was in Dallas that day and helped cover the shattering event for the Dallas Times Herald.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald 

• Then-Gov. Carl Sanders recalls JFK events, threats to his own life
The man making threats to Gov. Sanders’ life was arrested unarmed on the grounds of the governor’s mansion.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald 

• Native of Macon protected Vice President Johnson on fateful day
Rufus “Wayne” Youngblood, Jr. spent 20 years in the Secret Service protecting five presidents.
Source: Macon Telegraph 

• Social Circle author reflects on JFK assassination
Larry Sneed spent ten years researching and writing an oral history of the JFK assassination.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post 

• Albany area residents recall JFK assassination
Source: Albany Herald 

Today is last day for tolls on Ga. 400
Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle

Work to begin in summer 2014 on I-75, I-575 reversible toll lanes
One of the interchanges is near the site of the proposed Braves stadium in Cobb County.
Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle

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