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  1. Bikers rally to raise money for Warner Robins boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    It happened at Jus One More while dozens of motorcycles took a ride around Warner Robins to raise money for Matty Hancock. His mother, Leah Hancock, says the amount raised today was surely more than the $200 stolen last Sunday.

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  2. Weather dampens start of Crappie USA final day in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Semi-Pro Division was won by TC Lloyd and his fishiing partner John Tolson with 29.77 pounds. They also claimed big fish honors with a 2.83 pound Crescent Lake crappie.

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  3. UI claims down 12.7 percent in Ga.; 36.5 percent in GainesvilleRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Georgia were down 12.7 percent in December, compared to a year ago. State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Athens , Warner Robins , and Gainesville led in the decline in applications.

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  4. Lady Hounds bounce back strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Http

    Atravia Rawlings takes a shot in a crowd of Warner Robins players in the Lady Hounds' 62-33 home victory last Friday night.

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  5. Greyhounds' struggles continue with WR lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Http

    Keiro Axom goes to the hoop against the taller Zamire Winters of Warner Robins to try to spark a rally by the Greyhounds.

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  6. Dick YarbroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Times

    My fellow Georgians: In order to keep my national certification as a modest and much-beloved columnist, it is required that I submit to you at the first of every year my State of the Column message. I do that gladly today.

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  7. Historic cemetery to get a faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    "Everybody was buried in a pine box back then. And when the box rotted, the ground sunk in," says Holleman, "The surveyor sent his crew out here and we walk these whole woods.

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  8. Students watch performance of 'Peter and the Wolf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    Around 1,800 second graders from Houston County schools were invited to the Homer J. Walker Civic Center in Warner Robins to enjoy performances of 'Peter and the Wolf.' Peter and the Wolf is a Russian folk tale about a boy who protects his wildlife friends from from a hungry wolf.

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  9. Police charging man with stealing donations for childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    UPDATE: Warner Robins police got a warrant Friday for Darryl Thomas on charges of theft by taking the jar with the money collected for a sick 5-year old. While the bar manager told 13WMAZ she's had conversations with the suspect about not pressing charges under certain conditions, police advised Daryl Thomas to turn himself in.

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  10. Schave, Wood to lead new national mission initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    With the beginning of a new year, The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod's Office of National Mission is launching a new initiative to increase church planting and revitalization within the Synod. The Rev.

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  11. One person dead in Kathleen fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    Houston County fire chief Jimmy Williams says it happened around 7 at a home on Lonesome Doe Circle. That's off Highway 1-27.

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  12. 3 die in Georgia house firesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... ious injury. A fire about 7:23 a.m. Friday in Warner Robbins claimed the life of 86-year-old Opal Alford. The Houston County coroner says she likely died of smoke inhalation. The coroner says the fire started in the kitchen and was likely accidental.

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  13. Column has never been strongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    My fellow Georgians: In order to keep my national certification as a modest and much-beloved columnist, it is required that I submit to you at the first of every year my State of the Column message. I do that gladly today.

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  14. Robins Federal Partners with Rebuilding Together Warner RobinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    Employees from Robins Federal Credit Union will volunteer to help rehabilitate a home for a low-income homeowner in the community. Work day tasks will include yard work, painting, and other maintenance items.

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  15. Macon Social Security office closed due to HVAC problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    The Macon Social Security Office is closed today because of chilly temperatures. They were originally scheduled to open at 9 a.m. According to Patty Patterson with the Atlanta Social Security Office, the Macon location was shut down due to an H-VAC issue in the building.

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  16. District riders head to worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    There are 93 members listed on their website, and 75 of them qualified to compete for a world championship in Perry, Georgia. There are two world championship events members from the district will be competing in later this year.

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  17. Wild Rooster Sauces Returns to The Great Outdoors Show in Perry, Georgia in 2015Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | PR Leap

    Myrtle Beach, SC January 22, 2015 - Wild Rooster Sauces is pleased to announce the return of its BBQ sauces, dips, and rubs to The Great Outdoors Show. The show will begin on Friday, February 6, 2015 and end on Sunday, February 8, 2015.

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  18. Sheriff: Bibb deputies reflect diverse communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    While protests have been seen across America from people claiming racial disparity within law enforcement, few have hit our Bibb County. Which doesn't surprise Sheriff David Davis who says, "Even before consolidation, I think the Macon Police Department and the Bibb County Sheriff's Office were reflective of the community."

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  19. Man stealing donation jar caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    Someone stole a donation jar from a Warner Robins bar containing money that was meant for a sick 5-year-old. Manager, JoAnn Sulak at Jus One More Bar and Grill, says it happened on early Sunday morning, before they closed.

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  20. Early Education: 2016 Commit Logan ByrdRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Gobbler Country

    I am excited to announce that I have verbally commited to Virginia Tech Hokies! #Gohokies #Sandman16 pic.twitter.com/XQ5kvCom5i Logan, is a strong-armed quarterback out of Kathleen, Georgia, where he currently plays for Veterans High School. In 2013, he finished with He had scholarship offers from ACC rivals Duke, North Carolina, NC State, and Virginia, among others but chose to commit to Virginia Tech for the opportunity learn under the tutelage of head coach Frank Beamer and offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler.

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