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Fayette County (Ga.) district looks to close 4 schools (w/Video)

The Fayette County (Ga.) district says it needs to close four schools. The system is losing about 500 students annually, partly because of to a sagging economy and partly to an aging population. Shuttering four of its 30 schools would eliminate about 250 jobs and save about $15 million next year.

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