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In Georgia History

Kelly Gissendaner Executed

Kelly Gissendaner became the first woman to be executed in Georgia since 1945 when she was put to death by lethal injection in the early morning hours, after all appeals had been exhausted. Gissendaner was convicted for planning the murder...
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In Their Own Words

Civil War Soldier in Band Practiced and Ate

A Georgia soldier stationed in North Carolina was part of a soldiers’ band; on this day they practiced and got some special food, as he recorded in his diary. “To-day (30th) we practiced some of our new pieces: but don’t...
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