News for Sunday, April 10, 2011


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Dolphins in the Sky

AirTran Airways and the Georgia Aquarium recently unveiled an aircraft, which celebrates the long partnership of both entities, said a spokesman for the airline.

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Ga. lawmakers tackle crowded agenda in final week

ATLANTA -- After a week off, Georgia lawmakers head back to the Gold Dome for their final week of work to tackle a crowded agenda that includes an overhaul of the state tax code, immigration and a referendum on Sunday alcohol sales.

Wheless, Patti

Patti Wheless, 54, of McDonough, died Sunday, April 10, 2011. She was born in Fairbanks, Alaska, to the late Joseph Parks Adams, Jr. and Mary W. Shelnutt. Patti is survived by her mother, Mary W.Shelnutt, of McDonough; siblings, Sharen Massengill, of Newnan, Ga., Mike Adams, of Griffin, and Pete Adams, of McDonough. Funeral Services will be held at 3 p.m., on Wednesday, April 13, at the Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Dan McKay officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 13, from noon, to 2 p.m., at the funeral home. Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements, (770) 914-1414.