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  1. Police Report - 4-18-14; Statesboro Fire Department responded to six calls Wednesday.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 14 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - five calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - five ...

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  2. Police Report 4-11-14 - A fake $1 million bill, a fake $50,000 bill and a real $1 bill were stolenRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 13 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - five calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - four ...

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  3. Police Report 3-29-14 - A bar owner reported that $25 from a tip jar was stolenRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 11 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - four ...

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  4. Police Report 3-25-14 - Bulloch County 911 reportsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Sunday. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 21 calls Friday, 27 calls Saturday and 16 calls Sunday. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - four calls Friday, 11 calls Saturday and eight calls Sunday. a-2 Claxton Police Department - two ...

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  5. Police Report 3-21-14 - Officers responded to a domestic dispute over a text messageRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 15 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - five calls. a-2Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - one ...

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  6. Heavy smoke and water damage seen after flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens said the fire happened around 5 p.m. Friday at the Metter Presbyterian Church in Candler County.

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  7. Fire marshal: South Georgia church blaze was arsonRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Macon Telegraph

    Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens said the fire happened around 5 p.m. Friday at the Metter Presbyterian Church in Candler County.

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  8. Search for a missing Candler County woman continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Statesboro365

    ... and hasn't been heard from since then. She was last seen leaving her home driving a white 1995 Nissan Maxima. Candler County Sheriff's Investigator Melvin Ivey said she had been reported missingtwice in the past and was later found to be safe each ...

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  9. Candler County woman still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    No foul play is suspected in the Jan. 11 disappearance of a Candler County woman, but law enforcement officers are still seeking answers as to Anya Johnson's whereabouts.

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  10. Police Report 3-8-14 - Watson Pods - a tenant's cooking set off a fire alarmRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 20 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - seven calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - three ...

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  11. Police Report - 3-1-14; Troopers investigated four crashes with no reported injuries.Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 14 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - seven calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - two calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - six calls. ...

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  12. Thunderstorm leaves damage in Wayne, worries elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... "We were worried the wind and rain could aggravate some of the limbs and trees damaged last week," explained Candler County EMA director David Moore. "It certainly halts some of the last of the debris cleanup on some of our remote areas and dirt ...

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  13. Rural Hospitals "Endangered Species"Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Southeast Georgia Today

    ... having a hard time paying the bills. Lower Oconee Community Hospital in Glenwood has closed its doors and the Candler County Hospital in Metter is still open only because the County Commission secured a $1 million loan last week to keep it afloat. ...

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  14. Candler Co. soup kitchen prep to aid weather victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... on and they're ready to help in any way they can. Chili's on the stove and sticky buns are on the way. The Candler County Soup kitchen is ready to warm the hearts and bellies of those still affected by this week's winter weather. "You never really ...

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  15. Metter residents could be without power through SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    We are learning now that it could be a few more days before crews with the local power company in Candler County will be able to restore everyone's power.

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  16. Man sought in Camden CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A man is sought in Candler County on a bench warrant for failure to appear. Shane Clinton Popham, 44, was originally charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug-related objects, possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony and theft by receiving stolen property, according to the Chatham County ... (more)

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Candler County Commission Chairman Glyn Thrift declared a local state of emergency for the county at 2 p.m. The declaration was implemented in an effort to protect the health, safety, and welfare of residents during the winter weather event.

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  18. Police Report - 2-8-14; A woman told police her neighbor snatched a $20 bill from her hands.Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... with a suspended or revoked license. a-2 Tameka Latrell Fenley, 39, Herschel Drive, Metter - theft by taking (Candler County), endangering security interest (Candler County), theft by taking - motor vehicle (Candler County). a-2 Jeremy Peter ...

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  19. Top-down Parental InvolvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | The Weekly Standard

    ... increased from 10 parents in 2012 to more than 150 in 2013. CaDeisha Cooper, Title I director for the Candler County Schools, said of her summer leadership program, "What you do is what the law requires you to do." She makes a particular effort to ...

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  20. Truckers urge caution on the roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    At the I-16 interchange in Metter/Candler County, some drivers were pulling over and finding a truck stop to wait out the storm.

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