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Long-time north DeKalb County Sen. Jim Tysinger dies

James Tysinger, who represented northern DeKalb County in the state Senate for three decades, died at his home Feb. 12. He was 91. Loretta Tysinger, his widow, said the lifelong Republican was pronounced dead at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Tysinger first was elected to the state Senate in 1968. He remained in the Senate until 1998. […]