Candler County Newswire

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  1. Portal bakery reaches outRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statesboro Herald

    Stephanie Cartee, right, owns the Cotton Patch Bakery and Gift Shop, which her mother, Caroline Brannen-Brooks, left, helped launch as a home-based business before the move two years ago to a commercial building in the middle of Portal.

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  2. DeWayne Grice - Medicaid expansion would help Bulloch, Georgia economy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statesboro Herald

    ... have an extreme shortage of primary care physicians. In our area, both Evans Memorial Hospital in Claxton and Candler County Hospital in Metter are struggling to survive. Both recently received huge injections of cash from reserves, sales of ...

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  3. Lady Royals advance to Sweet 16.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | 13WMAZ.com

    Three scrimmage tournaments. Two of them were two-day affairs in South Georgia. Plus an annual trip to the Mary Persons Paw Print Classic.

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  4. Exhibit in Statesboro remembers fallen troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... hours. The memorial includes Sgt. Brock Chavers of Bulloch County and SSgt. Darren Hubbell, who resided in Candler County. "Less than one percent of our population is military. I hope it shows the sacrifices that those who do serve go through and ...

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  5. Police report - 10-11-14; Two men went behind a jewelry counter and stole 45 gold and diamond rings.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 911 dispatchers issued the following calls Thursday: a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 26 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - five calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - 14 calls. a-2 ...

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  6. Crenshaw-SconyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Statesboro Herald

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crenshaw of Conyers, Georgia, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathryn Marie Crenshaw, to Larry Joe Sconyers Jr., son of Frank and Eileen Smith and the late Larry Joe Sconyers Sr., all of Statesboro. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late John A. Crenshaw Sr. and Margaret Crenshaw of Warner Robins and Bobby and Nita Gresham of Conyers.

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  7. Southeast Bulloch High English teacher is tops in Bulloch CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Statesboro Herald

    Southeast Bulloch High School English instructor Linda Fix poses with Bulloch County Schools Superintendent Charles Wilson after being named the county's 2016 Teacher of the Year at the William James Education Complex on Thursday.

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  8. Gonzalez v. Georgia Department of TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | FindLaw

    ... of Transportation. Alexia A. Gonzalez was a passenger in an automobile being driven on Interstate 16 in Candler County when the driver lost control in rainy weather, and the automobile left the road and crashed into an adjacent tree. Gonzalez, who ...

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  9. Police report - 10-8-14; A woman told police an unknown man tried to force himself on her.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Monday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - three calls. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 16 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - five calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - two calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - two ...

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  10. New Metter police chief sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Metter Police Department has a new police chief. Police Chief Paul Jordan was sworn in at city hall by Mayor Billy Trapnell. Former Chief Dennis Nelson announced in September that he was leaving the department to return to Atlanta to be with his family.

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  11. Statesboro's new Ocean GalleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Statesboro Herald

    Adam Burgamy, regional manager for the Ocean Galley restaurants, walks in front of the new Express location nearing completion on Lanier Drive.

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  12. Police report - 10-2-14; A woman told police she wanted her brother out of the house.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | 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 - three calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - 15 calls. ...

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  13. Getting a charge from electric vehicles in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | SavannahNow

    From left, Savannah Technical College students Eric Young, Marlon Knight and Joshua Hinton watch the head of the automotive technology department, Matthew White, as he shows them how to test the batteries on the Chevy Volt. Lori Judge bought her all-electric BMW i3 in July.

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  14. A 'Band Blast' at Southeast BullochRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Statesboro Herald

    "The Swarm," outheast Bulloch High School's marching band, will be hosts Saturday to seven area schools who will participate in the "Band Blast" festival.

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  15. U.S. Marshall Involved in WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Southeast Georgia Today

    September 22-- A vehicle driven by a U.S. Marshall was involved in a wreck last week in Santa Claus. Toombs County Sheriff Junior Kight says his deputies were called to assist the Marshall in serving a state probation warrant from Candler County on 29-year-old Arnold Edgar Wright, IV at a residence in Santa Claus.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... to save their officers and clerks time and save taxpayers' money," he said. Metter Police Department and Candler County Sheriff's Office went in together to purchase an electronic system that cost approximately $140,000. It includes handheld ticket ...

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  17. GSP continue to investigate fatal wreck in Emanuel CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The accident happened on Highway 121 just inside the Emanuel and Candler County line. Troopers said Gary Alston and William Hammock were in a car that left the road on a curve.

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  18. Man walks away from Bulloch County personal care homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 165 pounds. He was reported missing by staff at Southern Comfort Personal Care Home on Pulaski Road near the Candler County line, he said. Staff did not say what Mikell was wearing at the time he went missing. The personal care home is near a creek ...

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  19. Loved ones plead for road changes after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The deaths of a young mother and one year old daughter have family members asking for something to be done at the intersection where they were struck. Sean Winkler lost a granddaugher and his son's fiance' on Friday.

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  20. Long County look to bounce back against MetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    The Long County High School football team will be back on the gridiron tonight when it hosts Metter at 7:30 p.m. The Blue Tide, who are coming off a tough season-opening loss to Tattnall County on Aug 29 at home, are looking to get their first win of the year. Last week, Long County had a bye week and has had two weeks to prepare for this tough non-region game.

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