Candler County Newswire

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  1. Roger Allen - Georgia, Bulloch form own medical societiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    The Georgia Medical Society, organized on December 12, 1804, is both the first medical society in the state of Georgia and the oldest of what were referred to as "county" medical associations in the United States. In 1849, the Medical College of Georgia and 80 members of Savannah and Macon's medical societies created an organization.

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  2. Police Report, 4-25-15: A woman reported her boyfriend threatened to burn all her clothing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Statesboro Herald

    ... - one call Wednesday. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 18 calls Wednesday and 13 calls Thursday. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - eight calls Wednesday and four calls Thursday. a-2 Claxton Police Department - three calls Wednesday. ...

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  3. Register police make drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Avenue, increased her speed to over 100 mph in an attempt to flee, but stopped two miles past the Bulloch-Candler county line, he said. Petty was charged with marijuana possession and possession of drug-related objects after Kile first smelled, then ...

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  4. Police Report, 3-19-15: Euthanized at animal shelter - two dogs.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | 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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  5. Appreciation Week highlights difficult service they provideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Statesboro Herald

    ... but Evans and Candler counties as well. Often calls to other counties are also fielded. "Bulloch/Evans/Candler County E-911 receives an average of 6,100 calls per month," she said. "Last month we had 6,353 calls that resulted in 5,757 case cards ...

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  6. JOHNSON, MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice JOHNSON, Mary Age 73, of Dayton, departed this life Tuesday, April 7, 2015. She was born August 25, 1941 in Metter, Georgia to Sam and Willie E. Johnson.

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  7. New deli/bakery is an outgrowth of business that started in Portal.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Statesboro Herald

    Ikea Jenkins, left, places her lunch order with Cotton Patch Bakery & Deli Manager Cora Barrs, right, while another customer, Claire Rieves, waits her turn in the background.

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  8. Candler County schools chooses charter system in hopes of improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... ways your child learns and how much input you have as a parent in how things operate. The charter plan gives Candler County and other districts some flexibility when it comes to how and what they teach. But they'll be even more accountable to the ...

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  9. Police report - 4-5-15; Euthanized at animal shelter - 13 dogs and 25 cats.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | 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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  10. Boating Safety CourseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Statesboro Herald

    BOATING SAFETY Course, required by Georgia law for all boaters born on or after January 1, 1998, will be held April 4, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Brooklet City Hall.

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  11. Police investigate Metter robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    Metter police are investigating two separate armed robbery incidents in which a group of men held victims at gunpoint.

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  12. Ruby Donaldson: ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Fetch Your News

    Born in Metter, GA, October 2, 1913, she spent most of her life in Savannah, GA. She was a beloved member of The Sanctuary and was an active member for many years at Derenne Ave Church of God.

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  13. Averitt's center on West Main dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    Averitt Center for the Arts Youth Theater Director Mical Whitaker, left, takes stock and greets guests at the new Black Box Theater named after him following Friday's ribbon-cutting and grand opening of the new Center for Performing Arts on West Main Street.

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  14. Police Report, 3-17-15: A woman was arrested after leaving her children alone in a car at Walmart.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... call and 30 medical calls Saturday, and three first-responder calls and 25 medical calls Sunday. a-2 Candler County EMS - five medical calls Friday, five medical calls Saturday, and two first-responder calls and six medical calls Sunday. a-2 Evans ...

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  15. Naomi Neville just turned 100, but that milestone has not dampened her spirit or her memory.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... adventures she experienced as early as 3 years old. She clearly remembers growing up in Excelsior, in Candler County, where she lived on a farm and her mother made butter for sale. When there was butter left over, "Daddy let us trade it in the ...

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  16. Bunny in the City: Savannah's Polish bring honor to General PulaskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | SavannahNow

    The Savannah General Pulaski Committee of the American Council for Polish Culture held a commemorative celebration of Casimir Pulaski's 270th birth at Monterey Square on March 5. Because I missed last year's first celebration, faithful committee member Ray Piechocki has religiously emailed me for the past few months on all of today's festivities, including U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter's speech, a flag march with guests from three Florida cities, and an authentic Polish luncheon at the Landings Plantation Club.

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  17. Police report - 3-13-15; Police responded to a call about a man waving a handgun.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | 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 - one call. a-2 Claxton Police Department - five calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - one ...

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  18. Payne pays visit to Forest HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    Augusta National Golf Course Chair Billy Payne, center, and good friend Bruce Yawn, of Snooky's fame, head out to the course together after kicking off the Third Annual Wells Fargo Golf Classic at Forest Heights Country Club Thursday to benefit the Boys & Girls Club.

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  19. Police report - 3-6-15; A student became unruly when told to turn off his cellphone.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Wednesday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 22 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - six calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - two ...

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  20. WILLIAMS, Jessie PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice WILLIAMS, Jessie Paul Age 77, of Dayton, passed away February 26, 2015. Born January 21, 1938 in Metter, Georgia to the late Samuel and Lillie Bell Williams.

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