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Winder, Georgia is located in Barrow County. Zip codes in Winder, GA include 30680. The median home price in Winder is $134,500 which is roughly $69/per square foot. More Winder information.

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4 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Around Here blotter

TRAILER STOLEN: On July 29, a deputy was dispatched to Sims Academy in Winder, where a man reported the theft of a black flat bed utility trailer, valued at $6,000.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Barrow County News

Revamp boutique moves to Broad St.

Revamp Consignment Boutique will open at 10 a.m. on Friday in its new location at 53 N Broad St. in Winder, next to Evans Jewel Box Ltd. The boutique, formerly located at 36 E Athens St., will hold a "Sneak Peek" event on Thursday from 5-8 p.m., during which time all purchases will be discounted by 15 percent, and light appetizers will be served.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Barrow County blotter

THEFT: On July 21, a deputy was dispatched to Stonegate Drive, Winder, where a woman reported that she and her husband are living elsewhere because their home was heavily damaged by fire.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Crisp deputies hunt credit card thieves

Cars were broken into Monday at the Retreat at Lake Blackshear Resort, and purses were taken from at least three vehicles.

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Barrow County News

Barrow residents come out for Public Safety Day

Barrow residents came out to the Bethlehem Target on Saturday, despite the heat, to get up close looks at some of the county's public safety personnel, including Barrow County Sheriff's Deputies, Winder Police officers, Barrow County Emergency Services Personnel, as well as other community organizations.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Barrow County News

Husted to wed Sims

Rosalie Husted and Cleve Sims, both of Winder, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Alice Husted to Micah Sims.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Barrow County News

Bioscience authority to move forward

The Georgia Bioscience Joint Development Authority met at the Winder Community Center on Thursday for the first time, with a quorum, since last September and reaffirmed the need for the authority while planning out the steps to move forward with the authority's goals.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Barrow County blotter

DAMAGE: On July 20, a deputy was dispatched to Blueberry Lane, Winder, where a man said he heard his dog barking about 9:30 p.m. and upon going outside, he didn't see anyone so he called 911.

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Barrow County News

Winder BBQ joint creates a food challenge that features some of the world's spiciest chili peppers

Local man Larry Azdell was the first competitor, and first winner, since Smokin' Po Boys Gnereal Manager and Chef Michael Welch created the Ghost Chili wings challenge the week before .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Canada.com

Everyone has a tic at 'Camp Twitch and Shout,' where children learn to embrace their disorder

In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo, camper Nikolas Boyett, 13, of Orange, Texas, paddles out on the lake during a boating activity at Camp Twitch and Shout, a camp for children with Tourette's Syndrome in Winder, Ga.

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Barrow County News

Gateway area booms as local demand increases

Some developments are just underway while others are either already open or very close.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Barrow County News

Taking a look back at Barrow's 1st century

It was created from two counties founded nearly 100 years prior , and one even older .

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Barrow County News

County officials: Radio system poses threat to law enforcement

While county leaders shore up problems with the radio system, public safety officials say their employees continue to be in danger because of lost signals.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Summer camp helps kids with Tourette's syndrome

In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo, camper Andrew Nail, 14, of Atlanta, right, sits with counselor Danielle Kaidon, 21, as she helps him get through a tic where he feels the urge to hold someone's hand following lunch hour at Camp Twitch and Shout, a camp for children with Tourette's Syndrome in Winder, Ga.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Barrow County blotter

MAN ARRESTED: On July 12, a deputy was dispatched to Lokey's Ridge, Bethlehem, where a man was reported to be in a driveway damaging a car.

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Barrow County News

Winder DDA looking for solutions to downtown parking issues

Winder DDA voted Tuesday to propose to the city repainting the angled parking spaces on Candler Street between Broad Street and Woodlawn Avenue, to be at a more slanted angle.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

Bethlehem looks at long-term sewer options

Town of Bethlehem officials expressed concern over the long-term ability to offer sewer service to residents.

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Barrow County News

Tree House to hold 2nd annual obstacle course race

The race will take place Saturday, Aug. 16 and will once again be a fundraiser for the Tree House, based in Winder.

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MainStreetNews.com

Three arrested in Hoschton drug raid

Barrow County authorities arrested three people on drug-related charges after a raid of a Hoschton residence on Thursday, July 10. Sheriff's investigators executed a search warrant at 1652 Thomas Drive in searching for narcotics, according to Barrow County investigator Matt Guthus.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Around Here blotter

WALLET STOLEN: On June 28, a deputy was dispatched to Shuffle's on Atlanta Highway, where a 45-year-old Winder man said someone stole his black cowhide wallet that contained $700 cash.

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