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College and career academy summit set for north GA

ROME, GA. (AP) - More than 200 representatives from schools governments and industry in Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and Ohio are set to attend a college and career academy summit in north Georgia.

The Rome News-Tribune reports that the 3-day meeting in October will be hosted by the Floyd County College and Career Academy and Georgia Northwestern Technical College. The theme of the meeting will be "Business and Education Partnerships: Success in Action."

Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle will be the keynote speaker at a dinner kicking off the event on Oct. 26. Cagle plans to speak about "the state of charter" in Georgia.

The summit will also include roundtable discussions, general sessions for the whole group and breakout sessions targeting specific groups.

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