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Big gap between math, literature scores at Athens area high schools

Big gap between math, literature scores at Athens area high schools Most area high schools did better than state averages on Georgia's end-of-course tests, which students are required to take in eight core high school courses. The state released school-level results on the tests this week, showing the percentage of … Full News here – […]

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Rain leads to high water on roads

Rain leads to high water on roads Several roads and highways in the Athens County area are being impacted by high water. The Athens County Sheriff's Office at 4:30 p.m. today issued a list of roads with high water. They are: County Road 4 (Glen Ebon), County Road 58 (Frost), Athens Twp. Full News here […]

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Steel workers protest as Halyvourgiki says high energy costs behind layoffs

Dozens of employees from steel producer Halyvourgiki gathered outside the Labor Ministry on Monday after the company said that it would be laying off 200 of its 263 employees. The firm cited high electricity costs as the main reason behind its need to cut… … Full News here – Latest News

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1/30/2014: Front Page: Case backlog may benefit high profile suspects

A growing backlog in the country’s courts is likely to result in a large number of potentially dangerous suspects being released from pretrial custody, according to the head of the national union of judges and prosecutors. Briefing a parliamentary… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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1/10/2014: Front Page: Arta high school hit in chemical attack

Police in Arta, northwestern Greece, were yesterday looking for the perpetrators behind an unprecedented attack on a local high school with an industrial cleaning agent that caused three teachers to be hospitalized with respiratory problems. According… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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12/24/2013: Front Page: High primary surplus is maintained

The budget’s 2.7-billion-euro primary surplus was maintained in November despite the precarious state of the country’s social security funds. Both revenues and expenditure are within the target for the first 11 months of the year, bringing ever closer… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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High primary surplus maintained in November

The budget’s 2.7-billion-euro primary surplus was maintained in November despite the precarious state of the country’s social security funds. Both revenues and expenditure are within the target for the first 11 months of the year, bringing ever closer the… … Full News here – Latest News

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11/28/2013: Front Page: High taxes, poor services

The debate about whether Greeks are being overtaxed has gained fresh momentum following recent and rather controversial comments by Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras. Well, the simple answer to the question is that, yes, Greeks who pay their dues –… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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11/19/2013: Front Page: Police on high alert amid fears of new terror hit

The police are on high alert amid fears of a new terrorist hit, possibly on a police target, sources have told Kathimerini just a few days after an unknown guerrilla group claimed responsibility for killing two members of the neofascist Golden Dawn… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Dow closes at a record high as Fed meeting begins

Dow closes at a record high as Fed meeting begins NEW YORK — Investors drove the Dow Jones industrial average to an all-time high Tuesday on expectations that the Federal Reserve will keep its economic stimulus program in place. The Dow rose 111.42 points, or 0.7 percent, to 15,680.35. The Dow also … Full News here […]

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10/23/2013: Front Page: High arsenic levels in Halkidiki

Christos Pachtas, the mayor of Aristoteli in Halkidiki, has admitted that the level of arsenic in the area’s water supply is above the recommended limit. The admission was included in an Interior Ministry response to a question from SYRIZA MP Katerina… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Athens Stock Exchange Reaches New 26-Month High

Athens Stock Exchange Reaches New 26-Month High Athens General Index rose for the fifth day in a row on Friday, to end at a new 26-month high. Shares of OPAP (+6.38%), Bank of Piraeus (+5.30%) and NBG (+4.36%) stood out in the FTSE Large Cap Index. Mytilineos also moved higher (+3.62%) after … Full News here […]

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9/23/2013: Front Page: High school teachers launch new 48-hr strike

Public high school teachers are due to continue the strike they launched last week over the civil service mobility scheme by walking off the job today and tomorrow. Members of the OLME teachers’ union were asked to vote early on Saturday about whether… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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High school teachers to launch new 48-hour strike

Public high school teachers are due to continue the strike they launched this week over the civil service mobility scheme by walking off the job on Monday and Tuesday. Members of the OLME teachers’ union were asked to vote early on Saturday about whether … … Full News here – Latest News

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SDOE checks reveal high rate of tax evasion at resorts

Tax evasion at tourist resorts continues to be a key problem for Greek authorities, as more than 1,200 checks by the Financial Crimes Squad (SDOE) between August 6 and 18 on islands and other destinations revealed that one in two businesses was cheating t… … Full News here – Latest News

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