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Study: Young Dads Have High Risk Of Suffering Depression

According to a recent study, men who become fathers around age 25 have a 68 percent increase of depressions symptoms over the first five years of being dads if they live at the same home as their children.

04/14/2014

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Father Arrested For Leaving 3 Kids Alone In Home

Authorities in Henderson County have arrested a man who they say left a 3-year-old, a 17-month-old and a seven-month-old alone in his home.

12/21/2013

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Father Dies After Lightning Strike

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (WAOK/AJC)-This summer’s deastructive storms have claimed a life. A Peachtree City man died and another man was injured after a possible lightning strike Friday at Lake Peachtree, a fire and rescue spokesman […]

WAOK-AM–07/14/2012

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Father, Son Facing Gun Charges Released From Jail

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) –  A man and his son were released from jail after sheriff’s officials say they held guns on the parents of a new homeowner, who were changing the locks to prepare for their […]

WAOK-AM–04/25/2012

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Father of Detroit Lions Player Dies Playing Basketball in Cartersville

CARTERSVILLE (WAOK)-The father of Detroit Lions defensive tackle Andre Fluellen collapsed and died of an apparent heart attack Saturday while playing in a charity basketball game in Cartersville. The Rev. Charles Fluellen, 57, was director of […]

WAOK-AM–02/27/2012

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Father Saves 13 Kids From Burning Apartment

Travis McDowell went from dad to hero after he rescued 13 kids. McDowell was supervising a sleepover, when one of the children said they smelled smoke. Thinking quickly he helped the 13 kids out of […]

WAOK-AM–01/24/2011

Father Killed In Front Of Son's School

A father has been shot to death at a Dunwoody Prep school.

11/19/2010