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  1. Buju Banton to get early releaseRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Gleaner

    News out of Tampa Bay, Florida, states that imprisoned reggae star Buju Banton has made a deal with prosecutors that eliminates a pending gun charge, which could see him freed in less than four years. The deal is that he will halt the filing of appeals, according the Tampa Bay Times .

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  2. Be Kind to Animals WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | WLLR-FM Davenport

    MILAN The Quad City Animal Welfare Center's Be Kind to Animals Week Open House is set for Saturday, May 9, from noon to 3 p.m., with activities including raffles, a kids' coloring contest, bake sale, craft for mom, vendors, and adoption specials. The no-kill shelter is located at 724 W. 2nd Ave., Milan, and was founded in 1977.

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  3. Brown, David ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Lakeland Ledger

    DAVID THOMAS BROWN, 74 BARTOW - David Thomas Brown, 74, outdoor angler, avid deer hunter, the perfect 'Go-To' guy and a teacher of all life lessons went to be with the Lord after his battle with cancer on Wednesday, April, 29, 2015. Mr. Brown was born in Telfair County, GA, and moved to Polk County 49 years ago.

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  4. Raymond Yates "Ray" Chauncey, Jr.Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    Raymond Yates "Ray" Chauncey, Jr., 56, of Baxley, died Monday, April 20, 2015. Chauncey was born February 12, 1959 in McRae to the late Reverend Raymond Yates Chauncey, Sr. and the late Evelyn Louise Jowers Chauncey.

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  5. Survivor reflects on anniversary of deadly, record-breaking tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Four years ago, 211 tornadoes touched down across the country. Seven of those tornadoes were in our area, setting the record for the most tornadoes in one day in Alabama.

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  6. Lawrence, Jewel R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    JEWEL R. LAWRENCE, 88 Sectionizer WINTER HAVEN - Jewel R. Lawrence of Winter Haven, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015, at Spring Lake Rehab Center after a long illness of never recovering from hip dislocation. She was 88. A native of McRae, Georgia, born February 26, 1927, to William and JoLee Cadwell Rawlins, Jewel moved here from Georgia over 60 years ago.

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  7. Atlanta's Fernbank Museum finds compelling evidence of famous explorer's journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Recently, archaeologists at the Atlanta Fernbank Museum of Natural History unearthed incredible evidence that aids them in charting out Hernando de Soto's path through the southern United States in 1540. Until now, no evidence of his journey had been found between Tallahassee and North Carolina.

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  8. Legals April 15, 2015 Page 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Dodge County News

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  9. 5 Facts About Montana's Capital: How Well Do You Know Helena?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | News Max

    From its accidental founding to the world's largest indoor pool, Montana's capital city which once boasted more millionaires per capita than anywhere else on earth has a story that shakes, rattles and rolls. Just a few facts about Helena begin to reveal its storied and unique history.

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  10. Quite the birthday catch for WatkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... bass is George Perry's famous 22-lb., 4-oz. world record, caught in 1932 at Montgomery Lake, an oxbow lake in Telfair County. For more photos of the Keith Watkins' bass and additional details about the catch, see the complete article at www.gon.com ...

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  11. Police stations offer their parking lots as Craigslist transaction sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... as Craigslist," Partridge said. "Probably most notable was the elderly couple in Georgia." Investigators in Telfair County found the bodies of Bud and June Runion shot to death in January . The couple traveled several hours from their home in ...

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  12. Legals for March 25, 2015 Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Dodge County News

    This 12th day of March, 2015. TIA MOTHY VAUGHN DisA trict AtA torA ney OcoA nee JuA diA cial CirA cuit P.O. Box 1027 5401 AnA son AveA nue, Room 200 EastA man, GA 31023 SeizA ing AgenA cy: JAY WILA LIAMS OcoA nee Drug Task Force 327 Pearl Bates AveA nue EastA man, GA 31023 1006 CORPORATIONS/BUSINESS gpn 06 NOA TICE OF INTA ENT TO VOLA UNA TARA IA ... (more)

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  13. Eight murders in Georgia linked to CraigslistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WTVM

    Just days after a Telfair County grand jury indicted a man on charges he used Craigslist to lure a couple to their deaths a new report shows Georgia is one of the most dangerous places for Craigslist transactions. The AIM Group a consulting company for classified advertising businesses has confirmed 83 killings connected to Craigslist transactions in the U.S. since 2007.

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  14. Man indicted in deaths of elderly Marietta pairRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    ... couple, Bud, 69, and June Runion, 66, went missing after traveling to McRae in January. Shortly after Telfair County Sheriff's deputies found their bodies, they charged Ronnie Adrian Towns, 28, of McRae with murdering the couple. On Monday, the ...

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  15. Legals, March 18, 2015 Page 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Dodge County News

    This 12th day of March, 2015. TIA MOTHY VAUGHN DisA trict AtA torA ney OcoA nee JuA diA cial CirA cuit P.O. Box 1027 5401 AnA son AveA nue, Room 200 EastA man, GA 31023 SeizA ing AgenA cy: JAY WILA LIAMS OcoA nee Drug Task Force 327 Pearl Bates AveA nue EastA man, GA 31023 1006 CORPORATIONS/BUSINESS gpn 06 NOA TICE OF INTA ENT TO VOLA UNA TARA IA ... (more)

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  16. Ronnie 'Jay' Towns indicted for 'shooting dead elderly Runion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Alleged robber 'who lured elderly couple into a trap by pretending to sell a 66 Ford Mustang on Craigslist and then shot them in the head' is charged with murder Ronnie 'Jay' Towns was formally charged with malice murder and armed robbery, among other counts, in Telfair County, Georgia on Monday He is accused of robbing and shooting dead Bud Runion, 69, and his wife June, 66, on a dirt track in January Mr Runion had posted an advert on Craigslist seeking his dream car and after Towns responded to the ad, the couple headed off to meet him A 28-year-old man has been indicted in the murders of an elderly couple who believed they were meeting him to buy their dream car.

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  17. Legals March 11, 2015, Page 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | The Dodge County News

    This the 30th day of January, 2015. CLAUDE DAVID COURSEY Administrator, Estate of CHRISTOPHER DAVID COURSEY 1491 Ocmulgee Church Road Eastman, Georgia 31023 Phone: 231-2158 CANA NON LAW FIRM, LLLC P.O. Box 270 McRae, GA 31055 Phone: 229-868-6065 gpn 07 NOA TICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDIA TORS STATE OF GEORA GIA COUNA TY OF DODGE IN RE: ESA TATE OF RONA ... (more)

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  18. Chatterbox: Lawmakers honor couple killed in South GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    A copy of House Resolution 319, which will honor Bud and June Runion and was sponsored by state representatives, is seen.

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  19. Legals March 4, 2015, Page 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Dodge County News

    This the 30th day of January, 2015. JULICE LAW AND CLIFFORD BOWEN Administrators, Estate of GLENDA COBB BOWEN 112 Wellington Drive Perry, GA 31069 Phone: 988-0477 CAN NON LAW FIRM, LLLC P.O. Box 270 McRae, GA 31055 Phone: 229-868-6065 gpn 07 NO TICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDI TORS All credi tors of the Es tate of AN NIE MYR LE CUM MINGS late ... (more)

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  20. Buying or Selling on Craigslist? Ways to Buy and Sell SafelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Elrey "Bud" Runion and his wife June Runion. Police discovered the couple shot to death in a wooded area of Telfair County. Investigators believe Elrey Runion planned to meet Towns about buying a 1966 Ford Mustang, but suspect Towns' planned to rob ...

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