Candler County Newswire

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

    19 hrs ago | 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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  2. Police report - 12-19-14; A man told police someone stole his bicycle seat.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  3. Blount Boys Home Singers to perform at Guido Gardens' Nights of LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  4. Police report - 12-18-14; A man told police he was pushed into a car window.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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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  5. Shad season set to open morning of Jan. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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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  6. Guido Gardens Nights of Lights to begin ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Statesboro Herald

    Angels and colorfully lit shrubbery and buildings are among the highlights visitors to Guido Gardens' Nights of Lights.

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  7. State Champs X 2Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Baxley News-Banner

    The Georgia Recreation and Parks Association Class C State Football Tournament was held in Sylvania on Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7. Appling County Recreation Department All-stars in the Mite and Midget age groups dominated bringing home not one, but two State Championships.

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  8. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Statesboro Herald

    A domestic dispute led to the murder/suicide of a Candler County couple Saturday, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

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  9. DeWayne Grice - Through trying times, Ellis Wood keeps faith.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Statesboro Herald

    Dr. Eli Penn will hold a ribbon cutting for his new practice, East Georgia Gastroenterology, today at 11:45 AM.

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  10. Autopsies scheduled today for Candler County coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Statesboro Herald

    Autopsies on a Candler County couple found dead in their home Saturday morning with gunshot wounds will be performed today, authorities said.

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  11. 'I just love being outside. I love the land, I love to see things...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Statesboro Herald

    Sleek cattle graze contentedly in well-kept pastures. Dust rises in clouds as tractors till the fields, Grandchildren hunt, fish and ride horses on property that has been in Portal farmer Jimmy Skrine's family for decades, and the 73-year-old takes an active role in operating the farm that has been his life for over 60 years.

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  12. GBI investigating death of Candler County coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into the death of a Candler County couple after the pair were found this early Saturday morning in their home on Highway 23 in Metter.

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  13. Power restored after accident clean up on MLK BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... extinguished before anyone was injured. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into the death of a Candler County couple after the pair were found this early Saturday morning in their home on Highway 23 in Metter. The Georgia Bureau of ...

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  14. Police report - 12-6-14; A woman told police that someone stole a fanny pack she left in the store.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | 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 - five calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - four calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - three ...

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  15. Lynda Williamson named Chamber Business Leader of the Year for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Statesboro Herald

    ... the Ogeechee Technical College Foundation, the Downtown Statesboro Development Authority and the Metter-Candler County Chamber of Commerce. Listing these, Statesboro Mayor Jan Moore saved till last that Williamson, her friend since childhood, was ...

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  16. Congressman-Elect Rick Allen stops in Metter to discuss his plan for WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    People in Georgia's 12th Congressional District will have a new voice in Washington starting next month. Congressman-Elect Rick Allen met with community leaders in Metter on Tuesday morning to talk about what he's doing to prepare for Washington and how he plans to work with other Republicans and others from Georgia.

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  17. Police report - 12-3-14; 911 hang-ups - 40 calls.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Monday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 19 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - four calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - seven calls. ...

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  18. Candler County wreck kills 2 on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Statesboro Herald

    Two people were killed in a Thanksgiving Day crash near Metter when a pickup truck struck their car head-on, according to the Georgia State Patrol. 2 comments

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    Monday Dec 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... at a Florida hospital. Two Douglas residents were also killed on Thanksgiving in a head-on collision in Candler County. Troopers say 22-year old Nicole Torpea and 26-year old Keith Davis were killed in the wreck that happened on Georgia Highway 121 ...

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  20. 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

    Friday Nov 28 | 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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