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The headlines on an already busy Wednesday:
Chamber-economic development fallout continues as Ken Wright is out. He was the liasion with the existing industries association, which voted unanimously to stay with the chamber. Keep an eye on this one.
Floyd Schools: SAT scores top state, national averages; Pepperell High leads the pack. We’ll have expanded updates later today.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month is under way with clear message: Take preventative steps to fight breast cancer. Annual Pink Day from Floyd is Friday at Truett’s Chick-fil-A.
Coosa Valley Fair: Gates open at 5 tonight; the beef show is at 1 p.m. Plus: Keith Beauchamp’s dazzling aerial photos from the fair.
Rant of the day: Maybe some inspiration for would-be voters.
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