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  1. The ghastly drug war case in Georgia you probably haven't heard much aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Kos

    ... that house, no indictments were issued at the state level (though a federal investigation is underway) and Habersham County refuses to pay medical bills that now stand at over a million dollars . When ABC's 20/20 profiled Bou Bou last night, it ...

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  2. Matthew SiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times

    ... ends. Don't end up at the emergency clinic. Merry Christmas! Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about your pet? He can be reached at mattsisk2003@yahoo.com.

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  3. Iona BrodengeyerRead the original story

    Saturday | The Intelligencer

    She was a retired Registered Nurse from Reynolds Memorial Hospital; a member of the Moundsville County Club for over 30 years; Graysville United Methodist Church; lifelong resident of Marshall County; graduated from Moundsville High School and St. Francis School of Nursing in Pittsburgh. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Brodengeyer; a son, James Brodengeyer; an infant brother, Edward Wolfe; three sisters, Arlene Yoho, June Baer, Mary Louise Gatts; and a granddaughter, Jodie Cottles.

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  4. Family of toddler injured in botched SWAT raid facing $1 million in medical billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Raw Story

    ... citing a state "gratuity" law. On May 28, the 19-month-old Bou Bou was sleeping in his playpen when the Habersham County Special Response Team launched a no-knock raid on a relative's home where his family was staying after their own home in ...

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  5. Family of Boy Injured by 'Grenade' Has $1M in Medical BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Watersblogged

    ... to a blinding flash and loud explosion in their bedroom. A Special Response Team (aka SWAT team) from the Habersham County Sheriff's Office burst unannounced into the bedroom where they were sleeping. According to police reports, Habersham Deputy ...

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  6. Man in Habersham County wins $1 million in Georgia LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Times

    A man from Habersham County has rounded up a $1 million prize from the Georgia Lottery just in time for the holidays. Tommy Bell of Demorest won his prize playing the instant game $10 Million Cash Spectacular.

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  7. Family of Toddler Burned in Police Raid Face $1M DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Patch.com

    ... the parents of the injured boy, nicknamed "Bou Bou," have denied they knew of drug sales at the Habersham County house where they stayed . In late May the child was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital in critical condition, according to a previous ...

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  8. Family of toddler critically injured by SWAT team facing $1 million in medical billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Daily Kos

    ... to a blinding flash and loud explosion in their bedroom. A Special Response Team (aka SWAT team) from the Habersham County Sheriff's Office burst unannounced into the bedroom where they were sleeping. According to police reports, Habersham Deputy ...

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  9. Family of toddler injured in SWAT raid faces $1M in medical billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The family of 19-month-old Bounkham Phonesavanh says he was injured when a SWAT team raided a Habersham County home. The family of 19-month-old Bounkham Phonesavanh says he was injured when a SWAT team raided a Habersham County home.

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  10. First Slice 12/19/14: Atlanta streetcar to start rolling sometime before 2057Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    The wait might soon be over, transit fans! Mayor Kasim Reed yesterday echoed his pledge that the Atlanta streetcar will start carrying passengers between Centennial Olympic Park and the King Center before Dec. 31. The transit system is still running tests and deflecting attacks by automobiles as the city awaits final approvals from state and federal officials. Former House Speaker and Georgia Congressman Newt Gingrich wanted to connect with the common man yesterday so he kicked back and answered questions on Facebook about North Korea.

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  11. St Paul Mercury Insurance Company v. Federal Deposit Insurance CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | FindLaw

    ST. PAUL MERCURY INSURANCE COMPANY, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION, as receiver for Community Bank & Trust of Cornelia, Georgia, Charles M. Miller; Trent D. Fricks, Defendants-Appellants.

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  12. Family has $1M in medical bills for tot burned in SWAT raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | New York Daily News

    ... Jr., was critically burned when a stun grenade landed in his travel bed, charring his face and chest. The Habersham County Sheriff's SWAT team had a no-knock warrant for the home where the family was staying. Deputies were looking for the Bounkham's ...

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  13. Family of toddler injured by SWAT 'grenade' faces $1m in medical billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... blinding flash and loud explosion in their bedroom. A Special Response Team (aka SWAT team) from the office Habersham County Sheriff Joey Terrell burst unannounced into the bedroom where they were sleeping. According to police reports, Habersham ...

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  14. Demorest man claims $1 million lottery prizeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A Habersham County man has plenty of money for last-minute Christmas shopping after bringing home a $1 million lottery ticket. Tommy Bell of Demorest bought the winning $10 Million Cash Spectacular instant ticket at the Petrofast Food Store on Highway 129 in Cleveland.

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  15. Wanted White County man located, arrested WednesdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The special lookout by the White County Sheriff's office for a White County man who was facing several active warrants paid off. White County Sheriff Neal Walden said 26-year-old Corey Franklin Cantrell was taken into custody late Wednesday morning at a cabin in Habersham County.

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  16. Alto prison guard arrested, fired after alleged sexual assaultRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    An Alto woman who worked as a correctional officer at Lee Arrendale State Prison in Alto was arrested Tuesday after an alleged assault on a person in custody. Ann Marie Johnson of Alto was booked in at the Habersham County Detention Center, charged with sexual assault on a person in custody and violation of oath of a public officer.

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  17. Arrests made in Cornelia, Baldwin armed robberiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Morgan, 34. Smith said Moterro Javon Johnson was arrested by his officers on Tuesday and taken to the Habersham County Detention Center. On Wednesday, Banks County Sheriff's Office located and arrested Michael Corey Johnson in Homer. Earlier ...

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  18. Habersham cuts ribbon on agriscience centerRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Habersham County education and business leaders were joined by Habersham Central FFA members Tuesday for the much-awaited Habersham Agri-Science Center ribbon-cutting ceremony. The multi-purpose facility has been the works for a few years and Gilbert Barrett, a member of the Habersham Agri-Science Center Committee, said they saw the need for such a facility when the vocational agriculture program in the school system increased from 300 students to more than 1,200.

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  19. Baldwin police release photo of pharmacy burglary suspectRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... the door had been pried open, but the male was not inside. Cornelia police officers also responded, and a Habersham County Sheriff's Office K-9 was requested to assist in tracking the man. Nichols said officers were able to locate some pill bottles ...

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  20. Piedmont holds fall CommencementRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Piedmont College held Commencement ceremonies for fall graduates at 10 a.m., Dec. 13, in the Johnny Mize Athletic Center in Demorest. President James F. Mellichamp and Board Chairman Thomas A. 'Gus' Arrendale III presented diplomas to 135 students earning bachelor's, master's, specialist and doctoral degrees.

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