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  1. 2 Alabama judges refuse to perform same-sex weddings citing religious beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Alabama Live

    ... not perform a ceremony for a couple that doesn't fit in that criteria," the newspaper quoted him as saying. In Geneva County, probate judge Fred Hamic told Associated Press he would follow the law and issue licenses for same-sex weddings if required ...

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  2. Professional baseball to be played in Rocket CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... before February 13, 2015 in a move that will affect approximately 250 employees and around 28,000 patients. Geneva County Probate Judge Fred Hamic estimates he has officiated close to 1,000 wedding ceremonies at the Geneva County Courthouse, but ...

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  3. #FreeUAB promises Friday rally as UA System Board of Trustees wrap up first day of meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... building and the expansion of the School of Nursing building. Copyright 2015 WBRC . All rights reserved. Geneva County Probate Judge Fred Hamic estimates he has officiated close to 1,000 wedding ceremonies at the Geneva County Courthouse, but come ...

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  4. South Alabama Jaguar softball opens 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... before February 13, 2015 in a move that will affect approximately 250 employees and around 28,000 patients. Geneva County Probate Judge Fred Hamic estimates he has officiated close to 1,000 wedding ceremonies at the Geneva County Courthouse, but ...

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  5. Hartford Man Gets 30 years for Attempted MurderRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    GENEVA COUNTY: Geneva County District Attorney Kirke Adams says a Hartford man was sentenced this morning to 30-years on attempted murder charges. 52-year-old Tony Williams of Hartford was arrested on domestic violence charges after an assault that left a woman hospitalized with life-threatening injuries in January of 2014.

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  6. Geneva Police Arrest Burglary, Recover All PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | WTVY Dothan

    ... electronics were stolen from inside the home.. On 02-03-2015 the Geneva Police Department with the help of the Geneva County Sheriff's office developed a suspect in the case and after inerviewing the subject a full confession was obtained. The ...

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  7. Wiregrass Probate Judges Say They Won't Marry Gay CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WTVY Dothan

    ... officiating weddings altogether in mid-January. He said the change is due to his already heavy workload. In Geneva County, judge Fred Hamic has said he will quit performing all ceremonies if he has to wed same sex couples. Luther Strange says the ...

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  8. Space heater safety tips from Alabama Fire Marshal's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... to save the man. Fred Hamic is a marrying judge: He's performed about 1,000 weddings during seven years as Geneva County's probate judge and considers the ceremonies a highlight of his job. Fred Hamic is a marrying judge: He's performed about 1,000 ...

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  9. Ala judges weighing whether to perform same-sex weddingsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... issue wedding licenses to gay couples under the law, they have an option of whether to officiate at weddings. Geneva County Probate Judge Fred Hamic says he's a Christian and will quit performing wedding ceremonies rather than wed a same-sex couple. ...

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  10. Geneva Courthouse SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | WTVY Dothan

    OFFICE SPACE IN THE 50-YEAR-OLD GENEVA COUNTY COURTHOUSE IS A VALUABLE COMMODITY. THIS WEEK, THE GENEVA COUNTY COMMISSION VOTED UNANIMOUSLY TO TRANSFER THE "OLD" BOARD OF EDUCATION WING FOR USE BY THE CIRCUIT COURT.

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  11. Hartford Man Arrested on Rape FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WTVY Dothan

    A 32-YEAR-OLD HARTFORD MAN IS "BEHIND BARS" AT THE GENEVA COUNTY GENEVA COUNTY JAIL ON FIRST-DEGREE RAPE CHARGES. SHANNON THARPE WAS ARRESTED WEDNESDAY AND GIVEN A TOTAL BOND OF 155-THOUSAND DOLLARS. 1 comment

  12. Geneva Co. Probate Judge Regarding Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WTVY Dothan

    IN GENEVA COUNTY, PROBATE JUDGE FRED HAMIC ALSO SERVES AS COUNTY COMMISSION CHAIRMAN. HE'S WAITING TO SEE HOW THE SAME-SEX MARRIAGE ISSUE PROCEEDS IN THE FEDERAL COURT SYSTEM.

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  13. Geneva Co. Sheriff Office Reponse CriticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WTVY Dothan

    INTO OFFICE LESS THAN A WEEK AGO.., GENEVA COUNTY SHERIFF TONY HELMS IS ANSWERING QUESTIONS ON HOW LONG IT TOOK HIS PERSONNEL TO RESPOND TO A MEDICAL CALL. AT TODAY'S GENEVA COUNTY COMMISSION MEETING, SEVERAL BELLWOOD COMMUNITY RESIDENTS ARE "UPSET" THAT IT TOOK A DEPUTY MORE THAN 40-MINUTES TO ARRIVE AT THE HOME OF AN ELDERLY WOMAN.

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  14. Bonifay man crashes while evading deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Washington County News

    According to a press release from Holmes County Sheriff's Office, a deputy initiated a traffic stop involving a motorcycle near the intersection of State Highways 2 and 179A, when the driver fled until he eventually crashed in Geneva County, Ala. John C. Lewis, Jr. of Bonifay was transported to a local hospital, where he was treated for his injuries.

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  15. Funeral Services For Sarah Stokes McCord - Our MotherRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... Baptist Church or the television ministry of First Baptist Church of Dothan. Sarah Stokes McCord was born in Geneva County. She and her husband Curtis Stokes started Stokes Floor Covering in the early 1950's. They operated it until they sold it in ...

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  16. Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms officially sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    With his left hand on a bible and right hand raised, Tony Helms took the oath of office as Geneva County Sheriff Tuesday. "Excited, happy, and overwhelmed.

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  17. Geneva Co. Coroner Hagler Ward Sworn-In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WTVY Dothan

    IN TO HIS FIRST FULL TERM AS GENEVA COUNTY'S CORONER: LAST SUMMER..., GOVERNOR BENTLEY APPOINTED WARD AS CORONER FOLLOWING THE RETIRMENT OF MAX MOTLEY. WARD SAYS HIS OFFICE WILL ALWAYS SHOW COMPASSION AND DIGNITY TO THE FAMILY OF THE DECEASED PERSON.

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  18. Tony Helms Sworn-In As Geneva Co. SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WTVY Dothan

    FOR THE FIRST TIME IN TWO DECADES, THERE'S A NEW SHERIFF IN GENEVA COUNTY. TODAY, RETIRED CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE P.B. MCLAUGHLIN ADMINISTERED THE OATH OF OFFICE TO CHIEF DEPUTY TONY HELMS...., WHO WAS SURROUNDED BY HIS DEPUTIES.

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  19. UPDATED @ 9:53 PM This Is How We Rock-n-Roll At RSNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... on Thursday evening. At 7:36 PM tonight I left Geneva Alabama at Maple Avenue Baptist Church. I have been at Geneva County Sheriff Greg Ward's retirement celebration. As this article is written I am in my vehicle at Lowe's Parking lot, Hartford ...

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  20. I Take Issue With Alabama Political Reporter In Reference To Speaker Mike HubbardRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... bone. His name is KIRKE ADAMS. He is the District Attorney for the 33rd Judicial Circuit which is Dale and Geneva County. When the Garrett's and Garner were under indictment for allegations of a contract plot to kill a Circuit Judge, when all of the ...

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