Candler County Newswire

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  1. Elmo Weeks: Wolff making golf in Metter betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | SavannahNow

    ... only head pro at Willow Lake Golf Club in Metter, was born in Philly but has spent most of his adult life in Candler County committed to a membership that has embraced him as one of their own. Wolff, 61, is celebrating his 33rd year at Willow Lake, ...

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  2. PERFORMANCERead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Statesboro Herald

    PERFORMANCE by Erin McClendon will be held Aug. 23 at the Wilcox Auditorium beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children. Call (912) 685-4250 and leave message. Proceeds will benefit the Candler County History Museum.

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  3. Police report - 8-22-14; A clerk told police that a customer threatened to kill another customer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Wednesday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department 18 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department six calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department five calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol four calls. a-2 ...

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  4. Playoffs or bust for schools surrounding Bulloch CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Statesboro Herald

    ... improve their offensive output as they transition from a spread look into a flexbone triple-option attack. In Candler County, the Metter faces the same challenge as the fellow Tigers in Claxton. Mike West took over a struggling Metter program in ...

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  5. Mosley-DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Statesboro Herald

    Tim and Melanie Mosley of Cobbtown are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Megan Laurel Mosley, to Cohen Ashley Deal, son of Mike and Susan Deal of Statesboro.

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  6. Offense sharper during Georgia Southern scrimmageRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | SavannahNow

    Just a few plays into Georgia Southern's scrimmage Saturday morning, quarterback Kevin Ellison and wideout B.J. Johnson exploited a seam in the defense for a 40-yard pass play.

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  7. HOURSRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Statesboro Herald

    HOURS for the Candler County History Museum, Vertia Street, Metter, are Tuesdays, noon-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; or by appointment by calling 685-2450.

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  8. Local Roundup: Lady Devils split season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Statesboro Herald

    The Statesboro Lady Blue Devils opened their 2014 campaign with a high-scoring shootout, splitting a doubleheader with visiting North Cobb Christian on Saturday at Mill Creek.

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  9. Metter combines three schools in oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... buildings," explained Cassie Miles, a mother with four children in grades two through eight. They moved to Candler County and she registered her students on the first day. Those students would have previously attended three separate schools on ...

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  10. Metter home invasion suspects arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Statesboro365

    ... the quick arrests to the hard work and determination of his office's investigators, assistance from the Candler County Sheriff's Department and Sheriff Homer Bell, Montgomery County Sheriff Ladsen O'Connor and deputies and investigators with the ...

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  11. Suspects charged with aggravated assault, attempted kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Statesboro Herald

    ... very hard work and determination by our investigators," he continued, "as well as valuable assistance from (Candler County) Sheriff Homer Bell and the Candler County Sheriff's Office, Montgomery County Sheriff Ladsen O'Connor, Emanuel County ...

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  12. Metter Police Seek Wanted PersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Statesboro365

    July 30, twenty-three year old Bobby Lamar Faircloth and another unidentified male entered a home in the 200 block of South Roundtree Street in Metter in an aggravated assault and kidnapping attempt.

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  13. Metter home invasion suspect identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Statesboro Herald

    Metter police have identified one of two men suspected in a recent home invasion attempt and hope the public will assist in locating him.

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  14. Metter police seek information on home invasion attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Statesboro Herald

    Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said officers responded Wednesday "to a possible attempted home invasion near the 200 block of South Rountree Street in Metter."

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  15. Metter police chief named to state group's boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Statesboro Herald

    Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson was sworn in as the new third vice president of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police on Tuesday.

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  16. Cause of death changed for Lynn's 1st wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Barrow County News

    The cause of death of the first wife of James Morris Lynn, Jr. has been changed by the Candler County coroner.

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  17. Police looking for Metter armed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Statesboro365

    Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said about 2:15 p.m. Sunday "a black male, tall and slim build, with a short goatee beard, wearing a white T-shirt, dark long shorts, white socks, white shoes, dark sunglasses and what appears to be a white towel wrapped on his head" entered the America's Best Value Inn on Fortner Road, produced a handgun and took ... (more)

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  18. Metter police seek robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Statesboro Herald

    Metter police seek the public's help in identifying a man they say robbed a hotel Sunday afternoon near Interstate 16. The holdup took place around 2:15 p.m. Sunday at the Americas Best Value Inn on Fortner Road, Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said.

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  19. Hirsch, Norman H.Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    NORMAN H. HIRSCH, 76 LAKELAND - Norman H. Hirsch, 76, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Ogeechee Hospice.

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  20. Police Report - 7-24-14; A woman told police that a grill had been stolen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 16 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - four calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - four ...

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