Candler County Newswire

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

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  2. Averitt's center on West Main dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | 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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  3. 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

    Monday Mar 16 | 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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  4. Naomi Neville just turned 100, but that milestone has not dampened her spirit or her memory.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | 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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  5. Bunny in the City: Savannah's Polish bring honor to General PulaskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | 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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  6. Police report - 3-13-15; Police responded to a call about a man waving a handgun.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | 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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  7. Payne pays visit to Forest HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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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  8. Police report - 3-6-15; A student became unruly when told to turn off his cellphone.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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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  9. WILLIAMS, Jessie PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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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  10. Wesley MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Wesley Morris was arrested on Old Savannah Road in Metter on Monday afternoon by Candler County Sheriff's deputies. Morris was wanted for outstanding arrest warrants for felony probation violation and obstruction of a law enforcement officer.

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  11. 4 killed in deadly wreck on I-16 in Emanuel County ID'edRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    Georgia State Patrol is investigating a deadly accident in Emanuel County on I-16 at mile marker 88 that killed four people after two vehicles collided head-on around noon on Sunday. According to the Swainsboro coroner, Lynn Harden, Dianne Mincey Milledge and Jamay Milledge of Metter were killed in the crash.

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  12. Hadden-BrannenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Statesboro Herald

    Mr. Gary Hadden of Metter and Ms. Jeanette Hadden of Brooklet announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Hadden of Brooklet, to Josh Brannen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lehman and Sharon Brannen of Register.

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  13. Wesley Christopher MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WTVM

    The Candler County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help to locate a wanted person. Wesley Christopher Morris is wanted for felony probation violation and obstruction of a law enforcement officer.

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  14. School system looking at design for new RESRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    The Effingham County Board of Education plans to decide by the end of March on the design for the new Rincon Elementary School. That timetable will keep the school system on target to start building the new RES in January 2016 and open it in August 2017, according to Slade Helmly, executive director of administrative services.

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  15. WTOC reporter to walk 100 miles for Red CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    TV news reporter Dal Cannady is at it again. He begins his annual seven-day, 100.1-mile walk today to raise money for the American Red Cross.

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  16. STC Scholarship WinnersRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Southeast Georgia Today

    February 24-- Twenty-four Southeastern Technical College students were recognized as STC Foundation scholarship recipients at a scholarship banquet in Vidalia at the STC Economic Development Center. The scholarships, funded in part by the success of the foundation's Raising Interest and Donations for Education in 2014, were officially awarded last year, but this event gave the students an opportunity to meet foundation donors and trustees as well as community leaders.

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  17. Neighbor of Metter murder victim charged with theft, felony firearm possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... homicide. Sapp said no additional information will be released, as the murder remains under investigation. Candler County Sheriff's Investigator Melvin Ivey also would not confirm Wednesday that Horton was being questioned about Hagan's death when ...

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  18. Quentin HortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Candler County sheriff's investigators confirmed to WTOC that they've charged Quentin Horton with firearm possession by a convicted felon and theft by receiving stolen property.

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  19. Front office, rooms of Denmark Street facility affected by Sunday morning blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... the office and front rooms, he said. A fire Jan. 12 caused significant damage to the Boys and Girls Club of Candler County, a branch of the Bulloch County club. That fire was ruled arson, and two juveniles, ages 10 and 11, were arrested about two ...

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  20. Transfers bring infusion of talent to Armstrong baseball squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | SavannahNow

    Randy Thompson Photography/ for The Savannah Morning News. JT Phillips works with his ASU teammates during practice at the ASU baseball diamond.

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