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City of Statesboro establishes Juneteenth as paid city holiday

Celeste Chapman

June 22, 2020

STATESBORO —  After a city council meeting on June 17, a unanimous vote designated “Juneteenth Independence Day” as a paid holiday for city employees. “Juneteenth Independence Day celebrates one of the greatest moments in Am...

The Brief History of Braids

February 15, 2019

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