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  1. Top 10 Reasons to Visit Dublin This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    A fear you have never experienced waits, and with every step, reaches further into your mind, building terror. Haunted Montrose is open Friday and Saturday at select times through November 2nd and is located at 1702 2nd Street in Montrose.


  2. Residents apply for Tioga City Commission seatRead the original story

    Tuesday | Journal

    Todd Thompson, CFO of Northwest Communications Cooperative, says he is pursuing a position on the Tioga City Commission as a means to volunteer his time and expertise to the city. Thompson is originally from Georgia.


  3. Analysis for Statesboro AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Statesboro Herald

    ... a 2013 U.S. Census Bureau estimate. Communities Four communities were spotlighted in the comparisons: Dublin-Laurens County, Georgia, with 48,000 people; Sumter County, South Carolina, with 108,000; and two Alabama cities: Auburn, with about 58,500 ...


  4. Dublin Festival of History to focus on city during First World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 |

    The second successive running of the festival is focusing on events such as the centenary of the First World War. Dublin City Council has said the festival is part of its "commitment to building awareness of the Library and Archive as the memory of the City and encouraging interest in the history of Dublin and beyond".


  5. VA Told Congress It's Firing Official Who Already Announced His RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Daily Caller

    The Obama administration's Department of Veterans Affairs told Congress that it's firing a top official - who already quietly announced his retirement. John S. Goldman, medical director of the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin, Georgia, announced his retirement on September 22 after 42 years.


  6. Reductions won't soften LPT sucker punch for DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 |

    DUBLIN central city homeowners, the State's biggest payers of local property tax, are celebrating this week because they will see their Local Property Tax bills cut next year, following the decision of city councillors to reduce the rate by 15pc. Fingal also voted for the same decrease.


  7. Discover the Irish Cultural Center with 'The Dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Downtown Phoenix Journal

    It may look a little imposing from the outside, but the Irish Cultural Center and the adjoining McClelland Library offer an astonishing gamut of Irish events and educational opportunities for anyone who wants to know a little more about the rich history and culture of the Emerald Isle. At first glance, you may ask yourself "An Irish cultural center, in Arizona?," but a surprising number of Irish immigrants and transplants have made their way to Arizona in the last 150 years, and this unique complex is an important cultural resource for anyone who wants to better understand their real or imagined Irish roots.


  8. Top 9 Reasons to Visit Dublin This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 |

    ... events visit www.georgiawildlife .org. 9. Help keep Dublin-Laurens beautiful during Keep Rivers Alive 2014 at Laurens County Sportsman Club on Saturday, October 4th from 8:30 am-12:30 pm. Sponsored by Georgia Environmental Protection Division, ...


  9. Business, students share learning experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | This Week Community News

    An exercise in engineering seemed more like play than education to a class of first-graders from Glacier Ridge Elementary School. The students last week visited Dublin museum exhibit-maker Roto to learn about what's done at the Discovery Boulevard business and try out exhibits headed for a midwest museum.


  10. Employee Injured While Working at Oconee Fall Line Technical CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    An employee of McAfee Electric suffered serious burns and required resuscitation by emergency responders following an incident in Dublin, Georgia, at Oconee Fall Line Technical College, where McAfee Electric was contracted to install emergency light-emitting diode, or LED lighting. The worker was injured while attempting to connect new wiring with existing wiring that was still powered.


  11. Northland: Police file robbery charges after late-night incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | This Week Community News

    An 18-year-old East Cooke Road resident was charged with aggravated robbery at 10:30 p.m. Sept. 16 after allegedly pistol-whipping a man near the intersection of North Meadows Boulevard and East Dublin-Granville Road.


  12. U.S. Marshall Involved in WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Southeast Georgia Today

    ... the Marshall's vehicle was involved in auto accident on U.S. Highway One in Santa Claus. Two women from Laurens County were in the other vehicle and were taken to Meadows Regioal Medical Center in Vidalia where they were treated and released. ...


  13. Exclusive: New sightseeing coach tour brings 40 jobs to DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 |

    Dublin Coach Group's new service is set to shake up sightseeing in the capital... bringing new levels of luxury to public coach tours. Dublin Cityscape Luxury Sightseeing Tours, which will be officially unveiled by Ryan Tubridy and Lord Mayor Christy Burke at a launch event in the RDS tomorrow, are being billed as a "revolutionary" tourism experience.


  14. South-Central GSRA Cha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Courier Herald

    The Courier Herald - Dublin-Laurens County's #1 Source for News, Classifieds, Sports and Events is in Dublin, GA


  15. Police blotterRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... of alcohol, pedestrian under the influence and obstruction of a law enforcement officer, police said. A Laurens County sheriff's deputy on Thursday reported the theft of a personal firearm he had left at the Best Western motel on North Milledge ...


  16. Project Appleseed Rifl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Courier Herald

    Dublin 31021 From the intersection of I-16 and US 441, Southwest for 2.6 mi. Turn left onto Scotland Rd. for 1.4 mi.


  17. Terry Dickson: Solution to plight of homeless veterans lies in our society's prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Florida Times-Union

    Tina Herring has nothing against sea turtles. They're pretty popular along the coast, and when the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island releases a rehabbed turtle, people turn out in droves to watch.


  18. 17 area students are National Merit semifinalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | This Week Community News

    Sixteen Dublin City School District students and one Bishop Watterson High School student from Dublin have been named National Merit Semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corp. About 16,000 semifinalists in the competition for National Merit Scholarships were named last week based upon scores from the 2013 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying test. Dublin City Schools students who earned semifinalist status are: Alicia Bao, Scott T. Cameron, May Chen, Nathanael Cho, Aaron Guo, Suh Jung Han, Flora Hong, Pranav Kaza, Rohan Mital, Kanaad Parvate, Ruhee Patel, Nishad P. Prabhu, Aman Prasad, Linda Qin, Naiqi Shi and Alexander Wilson.


  19. Rentz and Johnson to exchange vowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Baxley News-Banner

    Roger and Paula Lewis of Jesup are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashleigh Lewis Rentz, to Matthew Phillip Johnson, son of Alan and Wendy Johnson of Baxley.


  20. Top 6 Reasons to Visit Dublin this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 |

    You must sign in prior to hunting, and sign-out harvested game at the check station/kiosk on the day of harvest. Deer harvested on sign-in hunts must be recorded on your deer harvest record and count toward your season limit.