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  1. Legals March 4, 2015, Page 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Dodge County News

    This the 30th day of January, 2015. JULICE LAW AND CLIFFORD BOWEN Administrators, Estate of GLENDA COBB BOWEN 112 Wellington Drive Perry, GA 31069 Phone: 988-0477 CAN NON LAW FIRM, LLLC P.O. Box 270 McRae, GA 31055 Phone: 229-868-6065 gpn 07 NO TICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDI TORS All credi tors of the Es tate of AN NIE MYR LE CUM MINGS late ... (more)

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  2. Dal Hits Road for the Red CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Southeast Georgia Today

    February 23-- WTOC-TV reporter Dal Cannady starts his fourth annual trek through Southeast Georgia Tuesday to raise awareness and money for the American Red Cross. The march begins in McRae, and in the subsequent seven days, Dal will log from thirteen to seventeen miles a day.

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  3. Bluffton Police Department an ideal spot for online dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Bluffton Today

    ... assault and worse over the years. The most recent event to garner national attention happened this year in tiny McRae, Ga. A Marietta couple vanished after a seller on Craigslist offered them a car. Their bodies were found near a lake in McRae and a ...

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  4. Bluffton police offer headquarters for online transaction meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Bluffton Today

    ... month, the bodies of Marietta, Ga. couple Elrey "Bud" Runion, 69, and June Runion, 66, were discovered near a lake in McRae, Ga., a small town about 200 miles south of Marietta. The couple had vanished days earlier after a seller on Craigslist ...

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  5. Harris BlackwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Times

    Back in the days before the interstate highway system would take you where you needed to go, we used to take a cross-country route to Jekyll Island or to visit family in Jacksonville, Fla. The midway point was around McRae.

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  6. Georgia couple murdered via Craigslist had ties with small town of GilbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... had been missing from their hometown for several days until their SUV was discovered in a lake a few miles outside of McRae, Georgia. The bodies of Bud and June were found that same day where it appeared they were brutally murdered, both being shot ...

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  7. GBI seizes guns while investigating slaying of Cobb coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    Investigators have seized several firearms as evidence while investigating the slaying of a Cobb County couple found dead in south Georgia. WXIA-TV reports the Georgia Bureau of Investigation obtained a warrant to search the McRae home where Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns lived with his parents.

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  8. Slain Marietta couple honored for their - generous lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... special memories with you, but emotionally, it's just too hard right now," Bishop said. The Runions had traveled to McRae in Telfair County after being contacted through Craigslist about a car Bud Runion was looking to purchase - a 1966 Ford Mustang ...

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  9. Georgia Craigslist killer: Arrest made in elderly couple murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Press (via Yahoo News), the Runion's empty SUV (a GMC Envoy) had been found in a lake Monday just a few miles outside McRae, a tiny city located about 80 miles southeast of Macon. Their lifeless bodies were soon found nearby, both shot in the head. ...

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  10. Editorial: Deaths that stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | SavannahNow

    THE SLAYINGS of an Atlanta-area couple allegedly lured to south Georgia to buy a vintage car have shocked and saddened people across the country. Elrey "Bud" Runion, a 69-year-old AT&T retiree, and his wife June, 66, left their home in Marietta last Thursday morning to check out a man they thought was selling a 1966 Ford Mustang through Craigslist in McRae, about 120 miles west of Savannah.

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  11. Jackson County sheriff urges caution when meeting strangers posting online adsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... she wrote Monday. Her comments referenced the slayings of Bud and June Runion, whose bodies were found Monday in McRae, a small farming town. Both had been shot in the head, and their bodies were found near the SUV they had driven to the south ...

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  12. Slain Georgia couple known for charity work across the SouthRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... after returning from the Vietnam War decades ago. A potential seller responding to his Craigslist ad drew him to McRae on Thursday. On Monday, authorities found the couple's SUV, with their bodies nearby. Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns, 28, of McRae, was ...

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  13. Killed Marietta couple had - a lasting impact': Pair supported Cherokee charitable organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... to Associated Press. The couple's family reported them missing later that day, and their SUV was found Monday in McRae. The bodies of Bud and June Runion were located nearby; both had been shot in the head, Associated Press reports. On Tuesday, ...

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  14. Slain Georgia couple known for charity workRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... after returning from the Vietnam War decades ago. A potential seller responding to his Craigslist ad drew him to McRae on Thursday. On Monday, authorities found the couple's SUV, with their bodies nearby. Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns, 28, of McRae, was ...

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  15. Funeral announced for Georgia couple found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... June Runion. Investigators found their bodies and vehicle Monday. The couple traveled from their home in Marietta to McRae on Thursday to meet with Jay Towns about the possible purchase of a 1966 Mustang, according to authorities. The couple put an ...

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  16. Georgia couple latest tragedy in online scammingRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A 28-year-old man was charged Tuesday with killing a couple who traveled to rural Georgia seeking to buy a 1966 Ford Mustang through an advertisement placed on Craigslist, an online classified ad service. Investigators accuse Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns, 28, of McRae, of killing 69-year-old Elrey "Bud" Runion and his 66-year-old wife, June Runion of Marietta.

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  17. Grand Jury to hear Craigslist couple murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    A grand jury will decide whether to indict a McRae man, accused of murdering a Cobb County couple. 28-year-old Jay Towns was denied bond Tuesday.

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  18. Bud and June Runion stopped for directions, says Telfair County store ownerRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Elrey "Bud" Runion and June Runion, a Cobb County couple found dead this week in Telfair County, stopped to ask for directions on the way to look at a car, AJC reported today. The Runions were on the way to McRae after a man responded to a Craigslist ad they placed.

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  19. Man charged with killing couple who sought classic MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | UPI

    A young man from a "good family" in a small Georgia town has been charged with killing a couple after luring them to the area with an offer of a 1966 Mustang. Ronnie Jay Towns, 28, of McRae is being held without bail on charges of murder and armed robbery.

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  20. Slain Marietta couple spread charity from Alabama to West Virginia, friends sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... after returning from the Vietnam War decades ago. A potential seller responding to his Craigslist ad drew him to McRae on Thursday. On Monday, authorities found the couple's SUV, with their bodies nearby. Ronnie Adrian "Jay" Towns, 28, of McRae, was ...

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