Laurens County Newswire

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  1. VA names Dublin medical center directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Coastal Courier

    The Department of Veterans Affairs recently appointed retired Navy Capt. Maryalice Morro, RN, MSN, as the new director of the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin, Georgia.


  2. Police report - 2-21-15; Deputies responded around to a domestic dispute.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Plum Street, Fort Valley - contempt of court. a-2 Danny L. Hood, 23, Bermuda Run Apartments - wanted person (Laurens County probation warrant). az Incidents a-2 RUSTY'S TAVERN - Police were called around 12:30 a.m. Friday to handle a man who had ...


  3. Garth Brooks Ireland Debacle Is Now A PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 |

    The show, Are You There Garth? It's Me, Margaret is told through the eyes of a super-fan during the summer of what some Dubliners call Garthgate.


  4. Police report - 2-20-15; A woman was arrested for shoplifting $135 worth of panties, girl's clothesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | 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.


  5. Congressman Rick Allen visits schools in AugustaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... of our educators and our parents what I've seen both at Davidson and some of the theme schools down in Laurens County- it is amazing, the future of this country is in good hands, these are amazing students,"Congressman Allen said Allen plans to take ...


  6. Five water charge protesters jailed amid chaotic scenes in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 |

    Pictured from left to right: Bernie Hughes of McKelvey Avenue, Finglas; Damien O'Neill of Greenwood Park in Coolock; Paul Moore of Mount Olive Grove in Kilbarrack; Derek Byrne of Streamville Road, Donaghmede. Not pictured: Michael Batty of Edenmore Avenue, Raheny Five water charges protesters have been jailed after being found in contempt of court amid chaotic scenes at the Criminal Courts of Justice.


  7. Whitefield coach out after eight seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Told Whitefield Academy "was going in a different direction with the football program," longtime Wolfpack coach Jimmy Fields began searching for other opportunities. Fields found one, accepting a head coaching job at Trinity Christian School in Dublin.


  8. Meter firm lays off 35 installers as work is haltedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 |

    MORE than 35 water meter installers were laid off last night as works continue to stall due to water protests. GMC Sierra Limited, one of four major regional contractors installing meters on behalf of Irish Water, is also set to place more staff on protective notice.


  9. Nadia Forde in talks about more reality shows on ITVRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 |

    The Dubliner shot to fame after being on a contestant on the channel's I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here show before Christmas. "That's a definite possibility, absolutely yeah.


  10. Brianna Carey is Chosen as GOAL WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 |

    ... leaders to represent OFTC at the regional level. The runners-up included Karonda Hall, Respiratory Care (Laurens County); Olive Rehberg, Medical Assisting (Laurens County); and Abbie Smith, Radiologic Technology (Bleckley County). "I am so happy to ...


  11. Despite 'cushion' district opting for classroom instructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | This Week Community News

    But the Dublin City School District isn't altering its calendar much after the state changed the requirement from 182 days of classroom instruction in the school year to 1,001 class hours for grades 7-12 and 910 hours for sixth grade and below. "What we attend is well over the required hours and we really didn't change anything in terms of hours per school day or days per school year based on the change in law," said Kim Pietsch Miller, chief academic officer for the Dublin City School District.


  12. Matt Brown advances to State ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Heard Citizen

    Brave wrestler Matt Brown scored a runner-up finish at the Class AA West Sectional Meet Saturday in Dublin, GA to advance to next weekend's State Championship Tournament at the Macon Centreplex in Macon, GA. Brown defeated Austin Waters from Pelham High School in the quarterfinals and Levonte Bostic from Swainsboro in the semifinals of the 220-pound weight class to earn a spot in the West Sectional final late Saturday.


  13. "Report: High School allows campus Christian Club to bully...Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | Protein Wisdom

    Swift Union High School in Dublin, Georgia, is facing infuriated parents after freshman students were reportedly singled out-with the tacit support of teachers-and humiliated if they didn't subscribe to Christian religious beliefs. On January 29, students reported that members of the Christian Campus Crusade were allowed to take over all freshmen English classes at Swift Union High School to grill students about their personal beliefs and their parents' personal beliefs on on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues.


  14. PSNI not invited to St Patrick's Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Irish Republican News

    A decision not to include the PSNI police in this year's St Patrick's Day parade in New York has been welcomed by US-based republicans. The decision follows outrage over the force's inclusion last year.


  15. Gators claim fourth straight region titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Statesboro Herald

    The Bulloch Academy wrestling team poses for a group photo after claiming the Region 2-AAA championship Thursday night at Gator Alley.


  16. Longtime Whitefield coach out after eight seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 |

    Jimmy Fields said Whitefield Academy wanted to go in a different direction with its football program, leading him to accept a job at Trinity Christian School in Dublin.


  17. Watch: Demaryius Thomas dominating in high school #TBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Denver Post

    But nine years ago, Demaryius Thomas, the Broncos' star wide receiver about to enter free agency, was in their position. The West Laurens High product was ranked No.


  18. Police Murders Of Civilians Continue -- 4 Murders Captured On VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | OpEdNews

    ... reached in this article: YOutube video screen shot of Justice for David Hooks Rally from the steps of the Laurens County Courthouse in Dublin Georgia. (image by YouTube ) In Dublin, Georgia on Sept 24 2014, undercover Laurens County deputies broke ...


  19. District takes great strides in technology improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | This Week Community News

    Continuous improvement is a major focus within the Dublin City School District and during the last 18 months we have really focused upon instructional technology. * Made strides toward establishing an off-site back-up system for all district data to ensure all documents are safe and retrievable.


  20. 'State of the Schools' address is returning Feb. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | This Week Community News

    Dublin City School District officials will update residents about what's happening in the schools from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10 in the Dublin Community Recreation Center, 5600 Post Road. "We want to keep the community informed of all things happening in the school district and get feedback on what we can improve upon," Superintendent Todd Hoadley said.