Pelham man charged in Capitol incident

Michael Shane Daughtry, 58, was charged federally with an entering a restricted building or grounds violation, which is a misdemeanor.

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With the confluence of crises confronting Joe Biden’s administration — and an evenly divided Senate in which she would deliver the tie-breaking vote — Harris is shaping up to be a central player in addressing everything from the coronavirus pandemic to criminal justice reform.

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Alzheimers Asso. offers virtual resource fair for caregivers

New COVID-19 treatment shows promise for Phoebe patients

The monoclonal antibody treatment is approved for a small subset of referred COVID-19 patients, like Alvin and Joceyln Moment of Mitchell County
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The two believe the mother came into contact with someone who had COVID-19 while working at Walgreens.

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King Day service calls for nonviolence amid turbulent times

The coronavirus pandemic forced the annual King Day service at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church online during the 35th celebration of his birthday as a national holiday.

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The Lee County Trojan’s baseball team hit the field for the first day of practice

Men’s NCAA March Madness will be played entirely in Indiana

Championship weekend is still scheduled for April 3 and April 5. Preliminary round dates have not yet been determined.

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It will be featured on the church’s website and Facebook page.
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Missing Houston mom checks in days after baby discovered alone

Laura “Lacie” Read has contacted her father via text from Utah and answered questions only she would know, the search organization said Monday.

Update: Man wanted out of Crisp Co. arrested

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