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Pig Hunters Fail to Bring Home the Bacon
After learning Barrow County Animal Control does not deal with livestock issues, a Winder man decided to see if the Barrow County Sheriff's Office could assist.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Wagner resigns as Winder-Barrow's football coach
Wagner compiled a 3-37 record during his four seasons as head coach, including a 2-8 finish this year and 1-7 in Region 8-AAAAA.
Junior Lee Smith, 82, died Tuesday, December 3, 2013. A native of Lula, he was the son of the late Enos and Alice Lewallen Smith.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
BURGLARY: On Nov. 25, a deputy was dispatched to Kirkland Avenue, Statham, where a man said he returned home to find someone had entered the home and stolen $2,300 worth of property, including $800 worth of jewelry.
Barrow County News
WPD report reveals cheating by several officers
The city of Winder has decided to name one of the officers who was suspended in a recent cheating investigation its new interim chief for the police department after an investigation cleared him of wrongdoing.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Police: 1-year-old child run over, killed in driveway
A 1-year-old child was killed after accidentally being run over by his mother in Barrow County, FOX 5's George Franco reports.
Barrow County News
Winder, Auburn to partner on major water project
On Tuesday night, the Winder city council ratified a memorandum of understanding between itself and the city of Auburn which will deal with the cities' water supplies.
Georgia boy run over in grandmother's driveway, killed
WINDER, Ga.- Barrow County sheriff's officials say a 14-month-old boy has died after being run over in his grandmother's driveway.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
699 Voters Decide Winder Council Race
After none of the three candidates secured a majority vote in the Nov. 5 election , a winner has now emerged in the runoff for Winder City Council.
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' Opens Friday night
Don't miss "Best Christmas Pageant Ever" presented this weekend by Winder-Barrow Community Theatre at the Winder Cultural Arts Center.
Santa Claus, Sparky and Winder Fire Department to Visit Local Subdivisions
Santa will be making a visit to several local neighborhoods on Saturday, Dec. 14. The Winder Fire Department, along with Santa and Sparky, will visit the following subdivisions to collect new toys and cash donations for the Empty Stocking Drive.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
It was a grand occasion that mid-November day in 1928 near Flowery Branch when the Daughters of the American Revolution dedicated a boulder marking where Gen.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Bethlehem poet, Athens novelist to read from works at Winder library
Poet Dana Wildsmith of Bethlehem and author Terry Kay of Athens will read from their newest works during a book signing set for 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Piedmont Regional Library in Winder.
Best of the blotter: Two men rob Winder convenience store at gunpoint
STORE ROBBED: On Nov. 20, a deputy was dispatched at 10:08 p.m. to the Shell Station at 1233 Atlanta Highway, Winder, where an employee said he had been robbed at gunpoint.
Winder council meetings postponed due to Dec. 3 runoff
The regular December meetings of the Winder City Council have been postponed one week due to the Dec. 3 runoff election.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Barrow County News
WPD Chief, others out of jobs
The Winder Police Department was in upheaval Tuesday as several sources confirmed what city hall would not say that many of those involved in a cheating scandal within the department had resigned in lieu of termination.
Barrow County blotter
HARASSMENT: On Nov. 15, a deputy was dispatched to Christmas Avenue, Bethlehem, where a man said he was walking along the road when a car stopped, the driver got out and asked him in a loud voice what his problem was.
Newly Renovated Cape Cod on 10 Acres Among This Week's New Listings
A newly renovated Cape Cod with three bedrooms and two bathrooms is among this week's new Barrow County real estate listings.
The Heard Citizen
Mr. Edward Few
The family will accept friends at Tom Stutts & Son Funeral Home Friday November 29, 2013 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM.