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  1. Metter police searching for Dairy Queen armed robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Metter Police Department is looking for a suspect who committed an armed robbery at the Dairy Queen on South Lewis Street on Jan. 15. Anyone with any information regarding this incident or suspect or any other possible suspects, please contact the Metter Police Department or Investigator Cedric Kirkland at 912-685-5437.

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  2. Police Report - 1-22-15; People told police they had issues with roommates' cleanliness.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Statesboro Herald

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

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  3. Candler County Boys and Girls Club sets up GoFundMe page for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Someone torched the inside of the gymnasium at the Candler County Boys and Girls Club. Club leaders found billows of smoke in the gym on Monday after a break-in at an adjoining building over the weekend.

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  4. Metter police are seeking a man suspected in a Thursday evening robbery at Dairy Queen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Statesboro Herald

    Police Chief Mack Seckinger said a black man wearing a hoodie and a red bandana over his face entered the Dairy Queen on Georgia Highway 121 around 6:10 p.m. Thursday and forced the employees to the back.

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  5. 3 arrested after meth lab found in Bulloch County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Statesboro Herald

    Three people were arrested Wednesday after the Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team found a functioning meth lab in a home, according to a news release issued Thursday.

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  6. Vidalia lawyer to remain in jail in $500,000 settlement scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | SavannahNow

    Vidalia attorney Wilson Randolph Smith today was ordered to remain in the Toombs County Detention Center pending a bond request at a later date. Middle Judicial Circuit Chief Superior Court Judge Kathy Palmer read Wilson, 63, the three felony charges against him - theft by conversion and two counts of forgery - but did not take a plea from Smith.

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  7. State offers reward in Metter arson caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Statesboro Herald

    State fire officials are offering a reward for information about an intentional fire that caused extensive smoke and heat damage this week to a school that houses the Candler County Boys & Girls Club.

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  8. Arson won't stop Metter Boys & Girls clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An arson fire at the Boys and Girls Club of Candler County won't slow down their service to the 100 or so children who go there every afternoon. Adult leaders like Dennis Allen said it makes them more determined.

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  9. Sweet Tea Grille sweetens up West ChathamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Connect Savannah

    SECRET DREAMS and hidden desires often stay tucked safely away during the tempestuous ride of youth while one concentrates on making a living, establishing a firm financial footing for the future. Then along comes middle-age, creeping up with uncomfortable reminders that times-a-wastin' and starts one thinking that perhaps our current situation is not rea lly what we want.

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  10. Hudgens: Candler County fire was intentionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens announced today that a fire that damaged the gymnasium of the Boys and Girl Club of Candler County was intentionally set. The building located at 421 West Vertia Street, in downtown Metter, sustained extensive smoke and heat damage and initial losses are estimated at $200,000.

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  11. Police report - 1-4-14; Euthanized at animal shelter - 18 dogs and four cats.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | 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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  12. Police report - 12-31-14; An employee caught a man wearing all black inside someone else's vehicle.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Statesboro Herald

    ... calls Monday: a-2 Bulloch County EMS - one coroner call, two first-responder calls and 25 medical calls. a-2 Candler County EMS - three medical calls. a-2 Evans County EMS - one first-responder call and two medical calls. az Other Agencies Central ...

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  13. Police report - 12-28-14; Euthanized at animal shelter - one dog.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Thursday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 20 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - eight calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - two ...

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  14. Police report - 12-27-14; A woman was arrested after a man complained that she had been drinking.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Wednesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 25 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - three calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - ...

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  15. Johnson tops Savannah High to win Crawford Square bracketRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | SavannahNow

    Glynn Academy's Bria McGirth and Cala Mack try to steal a rebound from Metter's Joniece Handsom . Glynn Academy's Erianna Campbell tries to dribble around Metter defender Latavia Johnson .

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  16. Shad season to open Jan. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Bryan County News

    Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 6 a.m. Jan. 1 to take advantage of the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Shad season runs through midnight Tuesday, March 31. Fishermen need to be aware that, due to a recent regulation change, they now are required to possess a free letter of authorization in addition to their commercial fishing license to commercially fish for shad.

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  17. Police report - 12-19-14; A man told police someone stole his bicycle seat.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Wednesday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 25 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - five calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - three ...

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  18. Blount Boys Home Singers to perform at Guido Gardens' Nights of LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    Singers from the Blount Boys Home in Lyons will be sing at Nights of Lights in Guido Gardens in Metter on Saturday at 6:30 and 8:30.

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  19. Police report - 12-18-14; A man told police he was pushed into a car window.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Tuesday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 18 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - four calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - one call. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - three ...

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  20. Shad season set to open morning of Jan. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 6 a.m. Jan. 1 to take advantage of the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Shad season runs through midnight Tuesday, March 31. Fishermen need to be aware that, due to a recent regulation change, they now are required to possess a free letter of authorization in addition to their commercial fishing license to commercially fish for shad.

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