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Warrant taken on Jackson teacher
On Thursday, March 6, the Jackson County Sheriff's obtained criminal arrest warrants on Laura Helen McKown, 30, of Athens.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Butts County teen accused of killing grandmother with ball bat
Bland told investigators he went to his grandmother's house on Dub Walker Road in Jackson, GA, asking for a ride to a nearby store to buy cigarettes, but she was getting ready for work.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
South Jackson teacher suspended during probe of alleged abuse
A South Jackson Elementary School teacher was suspended Wednesday following a complaint from a parent that her 5-year-old child was injured by the teacher.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
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Peterbilt of Atlanta-Jackson now open 24 hours a day
Peterbilt of Atlanta-Jackson has expanded the hours of its parts and service department to 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
On Monday, the Georgia Supreme Court heard arguments in the case that has effectively brought the state's death penalty to a halt.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
American Idol contestant Madelyn Patterson falls just short of making the top 30 singers
The Thomaston TimesAmerican Idol contestant Madelyn Patterson of Jackson, Georgia stopped by English's Cafe last week to visit one of her... For Madelyn Patterson, being a professional singer has been her dream since she was a little girl and one she hoped would be closer within reach when she found out she was going to be a contestant on this ... (more)
Thu Feb 13, 2014
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Warren Lee Hill case goes back to Georgia Supreme Court
Officials say that the issue being raised in the case is the constitutionality of a new Georgia statute that makes information about the suppliers and manufacturers of the drug used in executions a "confidential state secret."
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Police Report for February 9
TIFTON POLICE DEPT. Quarnisha Shanta Alexander, 22, 99 Tifton-Eldorado Road, was charged Wednesday with a probation violation and driving with a suspended or revoked license.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Author of book about Richard Russell to speak in Gainesville, hold book signing
The author of a new book about the late Georgia Sen. Richard Russell and the author's association with Russell will speak in Gainesville later this month and hold a book signing the same day.