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									      PAGE 10 • WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2011 • MILLER COUNTY LIBERAL                                                                                                                                              Business

                                                   GA laws took effect July 1
      S o u t h w e s t G e o r g i a ’ s New ALCOHOL more options as assisted are exempt from the new
      unemployment rate rises ments may authorize ref- to offer additional servic- 40 pounds or more are not
                                          SALES: Local govern- living centers are allowed law. Children weighing

        ATLANTA – State La-                                                                                                    erenda allowing grocery,      es. The change will allow      exempt, but may use a lap
      bor Commissioner Mark                               Unemployment rate by counties, May 2011                              convenience and liquor        some seniors to avoid be-      belt alone under certain
      Butler has said that the                                                                                                 stores to sell alcohol on     ing funneled into nursing      circumstances.
      preliminary unadjusted                                                                                                   Sundays. The first votes      homes once they are unable       HUNTING OVER
                                                                                                                                                                                            BAIT: Deer and hog hunt-
                                                                                                    10.0% or greater

      unemployment rate in the
                                                                                                    94 counties (59%)          are expected to take place    to take their own medica-
                                                                                                                               in November.                  tions or become immobile.      ers using bait in south Geor-
                                                                                                    9.0% to 9.9% or greater
      Southwest Georgia area                                                                        94 counties (59%)

      increased to 9.8 percent
                                                                                                    8.0% to 8.9%
                                                                                                    15 counties (9%)             TAX BREAKS FOR                BILLBOARDS: Owners           gia will be allowed to get
      in May, up one-tenth of
                                                                                                    Less than 8.0%
                                                                                                                               AIR LINES: Georgia            may clear-cut many trees       as close as they like to
                                                                                                                                                                                            their prey. They had been
                                                                                                    18 counties (11%)

      a percentage point from                                                                                                  business mainstays Delta      on state property block-
      a revised 9.7 percent in                                                                                                 and Gulfstream are seeing     ing motorists from seeing      required to stay 200 yards
      April. The jobless rate in                                                                                               hefty tax breaks continued.   their billboards. Only his-    away and out of sight.
      the Southwest Georgia                                                                                                    The Delta extension ap-       toric trees, those planted       HUMAN TRAFFICK-
      area in May a year ago was                                                                                               plies to jet fuel and will    as memorials or trees that     ING: Those convicted of
      10.2 percent.                                                                                                            save the air carrier up to    are more than 75 years         human trafficking will stay
        The rate rose because                                                                                                  $30 million over two years.   old would be spared. The       in prison longer under a
      about 2,000 new job seek-                                                                                                Another tax break on the      law also makes those who       new law that increases
      ers entered the labor force                                                                                              sale of aircraft parts on     maintain obscene ads guilty    minimum sentencing from
      looking for work and while                                                                                               planes repaired or main-      of a misdemeanor with          1 year to 10 years and adds
      about 1,600 found a job,                                                                                                 tained in Georgia applies     fines of up to $10,000.        a fine of up to $100,000 for
      about 400 did not.                                                                                                       to Gulfstream. It will cost     MENTAL HEALTH: A             a conviction. If the victim
        The lowest area rate, at                                                                                               the state $4.2 million in     new division would be set      is a minor, the trafficker
      7.2 percent, was recorded
                                                  Georgia’s Unemployment Rate 9.7%                                             revenue next year. In an      up within Georgia's court      would face no less than 25
      in metro Athens, while the
                                                      (Not Seasonally Adjusted)
                                                                                                                               effort to boost tourism,      system for defendants suf-     years in prison.
      highest, at 12 percent, was              first reported at a prelimi-         which is currently 9.1 per-                Georgia will also now offer   fering from mental illness,      PRESCRIPTION DA-
      in the Heart of Georgia-                 nary 9.9 percent, but was            cent, up from 9.0 percent                  a 25 percent tax break to     developmental disability or    TABASE: Doctors and
      Altamaha region in the                   revised. The state’s jobless         in April.                                  businesses willing to bring   substance abuse in an effort   pharmacists will be able
      Dublin area.                             rate was 10 percent in May             Local area unemploy-                     attractions worth at least    to ease prison overcrowd-      to check a patient's his-
        Georgia’s seasonally ad-               a year ago.                          ment rates are not sea-                      $1 million to the state.    ing by finding alternatives    tory of drug use with a new
      justed unemployment rate                   May marked the 46th                sonally adjusted. Geor-                      ANTIFREEZE GET              for some nonviolent of-        prescription drug database
      remained unchanged at                    consecutive month Geor-              gia labor market data are                  BITTER: In an effort to de-   fenders.                       aimed at curbing abuses
      9.8 percent from April to                gia has exceeded the na-             available at www.dol.state.                ter pets and children from      CHILD RESTRAINTS:            by addicts or drug dealers.
      May. The April rate was                  tional unemployment rate,                                        ingesting the poisonous       Children ages 6 and 7 must     Law enforcement would
                                                                                                                               substance, antifreeze sold    use booster car seats. Child   need a warrant to access
      Lost Churches in Mississippi                                                                                             in the state must contain a
                                                                                                                               bitter-tasting chemical.
                                                                                                                                                             restraints had previously
                                                                                                                                                             been required for children
                                                                                                                                                                                            the records.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Source: Georgia Gen-
      submitted by Maston & Pat!               replied, "I don't know               the interviewer's face was                   ASSISTED LIVING:            under age 6. Children          eral Assembly www.legis.
                                               about all those other                priceless.                                 Senior citizens will have     over 4 feet, 9 inches tall
        The tornadoes that hit

                                                                                                                              Thefts reported
      the southern states of our               people, But we haven't                 They're out there, they
      nation a few weeks ago                   gone to Churches in years.           live among us, and they
      were devastating. It did                 We get our chicken from              vote. See how we got our
      not spare the houses of                  Popeye's." The look on               president?
      worship in and around
                                                                                                                              by MCL staff writer            The description of the         models he noticed the
                                                                                                                                On June 28, 2011, Offi-      trimmer was yellow,            hedge trimmer missing
                                               Liberals explained
      the area.
        One of the local televi-                                                                                              cer Greg Richey respond-       25 CC Engine, with 22          from the display. At the
      sion stations in Northern                                                                                               ed to Collins’ Repair in       inch dual action blades        time of this report, it is
                                               submitted by Maston & Pat!                                                                                    and a 3/4 inch diameter        unknown as to who may
      Mississippi aired an inter-                                                   ment in order to qualify.                 reference to a theft. Upon
      view with a woman from                     Does this explain liberals           His proposal was re-                    Officer Richey’s arrival,      cut. Mr. Collins stated        have taken the hedge
      Tupelo. The interviewer                  to you?                              jected on a party-line vote               he spoke to the owner of       that he noticed that he        trimmer.
      was a woman from a Bos-                    In a bid to stem taxpayer          because, as Senator Chris                 the business, Thurman          found out that the hedge         On June 30, 2011, Of-
      ton affiliate.                           losses for bad loans guar-           Dodd (D-Conn) explained,                  Collins, in reference to       trimmer was missing            ficer Chris Medina re-
        She asked the woman                    anteed by federal housing            "Passage of such a require-               the incident. Officer          when he had a customer         sponded at 167 N. Cuth-
      how such total and com-                  agencies Fanny Mae and               ment would restrict home                  Richey was informed            inside of the store that       bert in reference to a
      plete devastation of the                 Freddy Mac, Senator Bob              ownership to only those                   that he had a hedge            was asking about hedge         hedge trimmer theft. Mr.
      churches in the area had                 Corker (R-Tenn.) proposed            who can afford it."                       trimmer stolen from his        trimmers. Mr. Collins          Collins did not have a se-
      affected their lives. With-              that borrowers be required             I can't add anything to                 store which was a Pou-         stated that while showing      rial number for the stolen
      out hesitation, the woman                to make a 5% down pay-               this.                                     lan Pro Model 25HHT.           the customer the different     hedge trimmer.

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