Candler County Newswire

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  1. Police Report - 11-29-14; A woman saw a red laser dot aimed at her and one of her dogs.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... Wednesday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 17 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. Claxton Police Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - four ...

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  2. GSP investigating double-fatal wreck in Candler CoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... xit and headed toward Cobbtown. The collision happened on the hill in front of Steep Hill Baptist Church. The Candler County Sheriff's Office tells us it was head-on.

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  3. Lifelong Portal farmer gets top Bulloch County awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Statesboro Herald

    Jimmy Skrine gets a smooch on the cheek from wife Gwen. Skrine, 67. His family received the Farmer of the Year award during Friday's Statesboro Bulloch Chamber of Commerce Agribusiness Committee luncheon at the Bulloch County Center for Agriculture.

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  4. Police report - 11-22-14; An officer saw an intoxicated man fall into a ditch.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Thursday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 11 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - seven calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - one ...

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  5. Bulloch History with Roger Allen: Sawmills, timber become big businesses in BullochRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Statesboro Herald

    With the completion of railroads throughout the Wiregrass and the establishment of many smaller portable steam-powered sawmills, it was no longer necessary to float trees downstream to be milled. In 1893, D.P. Averitt Sr. moved to Statesboro from the Guyton area and established a large sawmill some three miles west of Statesboro.

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  6. Conyers has a new Main Street managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | On Common Ground News

    In an effort to continue its focus on preserving and promoting historic Olde Town Conyers, the city of Conyers has named Brittany Evans as manager of the Conyers Main Street Program. Evans comes to Conyers following four years in Sylvester, Georgia where she acted as the executive director for the Downtown Sylvester Main Street Program.

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  7. Pembroke volunteers sprice up Guido GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Bryan County News

    "The Lord works in mysterious ways," is a trite saying that many use to explain coincidences. When it came to having repair work done at Guido Gardens, this saying proved itself to be true.

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  8. Police report - 11-13-14; A woman said she had been struck several times by an unknown man.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Statesboro Herald

    ... a-2 Brooklet Police Department - two calls. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 14 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - four calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - one call. a-2 ...

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  9. Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Avel Leon fulfills American Dream in BoroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Statesboro Herald

    Recently, my pastor Scott Moore spoke to us on the blessings of wealth. In that sermon, he explained that if you have a car, you're inside the top 10 percent of the world's wealthiest people and if you have Internet at home you're inside the top 3 percent.

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  10. Police report - 11-7-14; A woman told police that someone stole a pair of diamond earrings.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Wednesday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 21 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - three ...

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  11. Williamson remembered as compassionate, selflessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Statesboro Herald

    Friends and associates of Lynda Anne Brannen Williamson remembered her Wednesday as a gracious and compassionate woman who dedicated a great part of her life to helping others.

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  12. Jessie Whatley GilchristRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Mrs. Jessie Whatley Gilchrist, 98, of 16 Creek River Lane, the widow of James Gilchrist, died on Monday morning, October 27, 2014, in Edgefield County Hospital. She was born in Edgefield County, daughter of the late Frank and Martha Ann Settles Whatley.

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  13. Badcock Home Furniture & More Presents: Prep Sports SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Statesboro Herald

    Halfway through the season, the Metter Tigers found themselves with their backs against the wall.

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  14. Police report - 10-30-14; A store employee told police a woman stole two bottles of lotion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Statesboro Herald

    Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies.

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  15. Police report - 10-25-14; A man reported being struck by a thrown object while he worked.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Thursday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 11 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - two calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - 16 calls. a-2 ...

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  16. Police Report - 10-23-14; Police responded to a man and woman's dispute over Facebook passwords.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 22 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - five calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - one ...

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  17. Portal bakery reaches outRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    Stephanie Cartee, right, owns the Cotton Patch Bakery and Gift Shop, which her mother, Caroline Brannen-Brooks, left, helped launch as a home-based business before the move two years ago to a commercial building in the middle of Portal.

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  18. DeWayne Grice - Medicaid expansion would help Bulloch, Georgia economy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... have an extreme shortage of primary care physicians. In our area, both Evans Memorial Hospital in Claxton and Candler County Hospital in Metter are struggling to survive. Both recently received huge injections of cash from reserves, sales of ...

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  19. Lady Royals advance to Sweet 16.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | 13WMAZ.com

    Three scrimmage tournaments. Two of them were two-day affairs in South Georgia. Plus an annual trip to the Mary Persons Paw Print Classic.

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  20. Exhibit in Statesboro remembers fallen troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... hours. The memorial includes Sgt. Brock Chavers of Bulloch County and SSgt. Darren Hubbell, who resided in Candler County. "Less than one percent of our population is military. I hope it shows the sacrifices that those who do serve go through and ...

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