Candler County Newswire

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  1. Wesley Christopher MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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.


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

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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.


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

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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.


  4. STC Scholarship WinnersRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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.


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

    Wednesday Feb 18 | 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 ...


  6. Quentin HortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | 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.


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

    Monday Feb 16 | 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 ...


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

    Friday Feb 13 | SavannahNow

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


  9. Portal man arrested minutes after a car was stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Statesboro Herald

    A Portal man on parole for automobile theft and other crimes was arrested Tuesday just minutes after he reportedly stole a car in Portal, police said.


  10. Police Report - 2-12-15; A woman told police her sister poured flammable liquid on her car.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | 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.


  11. GBI investigating deadly Candler County house fire as homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... 3 a.m. on Sunday when they responded to the fire. Anyone with information about this fire should contact the Candler County Sheriff's Office or the GBI at their Statesboro office.


  12. Metter man's death ruled homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Statesboro Herald

    ... with information about this case is asked to contact the Statesboro GBI office at (912) 871-1121 or the Candler County Sheriff's Office at (912) 685-2658. SUBSCRIBE to the Statesboro Herald print edition or online e-Edition and get EXCLUSIVE news ...


  13. GBI: Fatal Candler County house fire considered homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A fiery blaze in Candler County Sunday morning left one man dead and his home destroyed. Now, GBI agents have confirmed they're treating the fire as a homicide.


  14. High Schools: Richmond Hill girls rally for victory at region tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | SavannahNow

    Khyli McCauley had a game-high 16 points as ninth-seeded Richmond Hill came from behind to beat fourth-seeded Glynn Academy 45-41 and advance in the Region 3-AAAAA tournament Monday night. SPRINGFIELD - Alissa Epling scored 14 points, Shae Leverett 13 and Dionna Hartfield 11 as South Effingham cruised in its Region 3-AAAAA tournament opener.


  15. House fire kills Metter manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Statesboro Herald

    A Metter man was killed in a house fire Sunday, and state fire officials are still investigating the cause of the blaze.


  16. Man killed in Candler County house fireRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | WTVC

    Glenn Allen, a spokesman for the state fire commissioner, says the manufactured home in Metter was destroyed by the blaze early Sunday morning. Allen said an initial investigation found that the fire started in the living room area, and an exact cause remains under investigation.


  17. Fatal house fire under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | MyFoxAtlanta

    The Insurance and Fire Commissioner's office is investigating a Sunday morning house fire in Candler County that killed a man. 53 year old Jeffrey Hagan was found in his home on Webb Circle in Metter, Ga after it was destroyed by the blaze.


  18. U.S. Attorney, ATF agent affair could jeopardize several casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An assistant U.S. Attorney and an ATF agent are barred from appearing in federal court after a judge learned of a romantic affair between them. The prosecutor and agent worked together on major gun operations.


  19. Police report - 1-29-15; A man told police someone stole three petrified pine logs.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Tuesday: a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Department - 19 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Department - three calls. a-2 Georgia State Patrol - two calls. a-2 Metter Police Department - one call. a-2 ...


  20. Friends, supporters to gather to remember Rev. Michael GuidoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Michael Guido, founder of Guido Evangelistic Association, best known as the Sower, would have been celebrating his 100th birthday on Jan. 30, 2015. In those one hundred years, there is no way to know the impact of the work of the Sower.