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    Funeral for Oconee baseball coach scheduled

    The funeral for former Oconee County High School baseball coach Stan Fricks is now scheduled: the service will be held at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon at the First Presbyterian Church on Hog Mountain Road in Watkinsville.

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    Trump uses executive actions to advance controversial pipeline plans

    In yet another reminder of the change in control of the White House, President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed off on plans to advance the construction of the long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline, as well as the controversial Dakota Access pipeline.

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    California governor speech comes amid shifting politics

    California governor speech comes amid shifting politics

    Jerry Brown is coming off a blockbuster year of liberal wins: He secured an extension of landmark climate change legislation, signed off on an increase in California's minimum wage, expanded family leave laws, toughened gun laws, and persuaded voters to both soften sentencing laws and reject a ballot measure that would have threatened two of his legacy projects.