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  1. Rogers, Cleo RubyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Lakeland Ledger

    CLEO RUBY ROGERS, 102 LAKELAND - Cleo Ruby Rogers, 102, of Lakeland, Florida, passed away on Monday, December 8, 2014, at Good Shepherd Hospice in Lakeland. Cleo was born March 7, 1912, in McRae, Georgia, to Daniel and Ava Harrelson and has lived most of her life in Lakeland.

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  2. Guard charged with attempting to provide tequila and cigarettes to inmates in Georgia prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Florida Times-Union

    A guard has been arrested and charged with bringing alcohol, drugs and cigarettes into a privately owned prison in McRae, Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said. After a joint investigation by McRae Corrections Corporation of America's prison in McRae and the Sheriff's Office, officers seized two 16-ounce water bottles containing suspected tequila, about 400 vacuum sealed cigarettes and 30 Amlodipine tablets, Steverson said in a release.

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  3. Telfair Prison guard arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson reports that as a result of a joint operation targeting individuals involved in the introduction of contraband into the prison, an arrest was made of 56 year old Anna Marie McDonald. McDonald is charged with bringing in prohibited items to Inmates and Crossing Guard Lines with drugs and Intoxicants. 1 comment

  4. Tom Barton: Another crime-fighting tool: Caring about kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | SavannahNow

    If you want good advice on how to stop young people in Savannah from shooting guns, dealing drugs and terrorizing neighborhoods, ask the experts. More than that, he has more than two decades of experience dealing with kids who are growing up in single-parent homes in some of the city's poorest, and roughest, areas - the hothouses for much of the city's violence.

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  5. Mayoral Candidates Mike Young and David NealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WALB-TV Albany

    An unusual and historic election today in Telfair County. The cities of McRae and Helena are merging and today voters are choosing who will be the new city's mayor.

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  6. Georgia News RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | MDJonline.com

    ... is the current mayor of Helena, while Neal served 14 years on the city council of neighboring McRae. The two Telfair County cities, and their governments, will merge under the name McRae-Helena on Jan. 1. Young and Neal were the top vote-getters in ...

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  7. Merging McRae-Helena to pick new mayor in runoff TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... is the current mayor of Helena, while Neal served 14 years on the city council of neighboring McRae. The two Telfair County cities, and their governments, will merge under the name McRae-Helena on Jan. 1. Young and Neal were the top vote-getters in ...

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  8. Merging McRae-Helena to pick new mayor in runoff TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... is the current mayor of Helena, while Neal served 14 years on the city council of neighboring McRae. The two Telfair County cities, and their governments, will merge under the name McRae-Helena on Jan. 1. Young and Neal were the top vote-getters in ...

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  9. Sold: Georgia FM And A Bunch O' TranslatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | AllAccess.com

    WORLD RADIO LINK is selling Classic Rock WSIZ /JACKSONVILLE, GA and translators W256BE/LANCASTER, WI; W242BB/MEDFORD, WI; W243BH/MUSKEGON, MI; and W219DG/SOUTH HAVEN, MI to EDGEWATER BROADCASTING for $350,000. In other filings with the FCC, NORTHWEST INDY RADIO is selling K271CG/OLYMPIA, WA to SAM-SNO EDUCATIONAL MEDIA for $1.

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  10. Same script, different cast: McRae-Helena becomes latest municipality to mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Examiner.com

    ... elected to new government. On Monday, December 1, candidates for a newly consolidated city in Telfair County -- McRae's David Neal and Helena's Mike Young-- are campaigning in the last minute prior to a December 2 runoff which will decide who would ...

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  11. Dispute between Ga youth coaches ends in stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WTLV

    Authorities say a dispute between two coaches resulted in a stabbing during a youth football game. The Telegraph of Macon reports Dispute between Ga youth coaches ends in stabbing EASTMAN, Ga.

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  12. Legals November 26, 2014 Page 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Dodge County News

    SAID TRACT IS THE SAME TRACT CON VEYED TO BIL LY W. WALK ER AND W. H. MCRAE FROM CLIF FORD A. BURCH, BY WAR RAN TY DEED, RECORD ED ON FE BRU ARY 10, 1970, IN DEED BOOK 117, PAGE 301, IN THE OF FICE OF THE CLERK OF THE SU PE RI OR COURT OF DODGE COUN TY, GEOR GIA.

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  13. Local Area Personal Income, 2011-2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | MacroBlog

    ... of the level of personal income across counties. Per capita personal income for 2013 ranged from $17,536 in Telfair County, Georgia to $121,632 in New York County, New York. The county personal income estimates released today continue the ...

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  14. Dodge deputies, Eastman police make arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Dodge County News

    The following arrests were reported by the Dodge County Sheriff's Office for the dates October 1, 2014 through October 15, 2014.

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  15. Ashway: Georgia continues to baffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Times

    Their 34-7 decision over Auburn defied all manner of description. The same team that got hammered in Jacksonville two weeks ago grabbed the other end of the tool and pounded Auburn for the final 56 minutes of the game.

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  16. 'Big oak' comes down in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | SavannahNow

    Dr. Felix Maher, president of the Victory Heights Neighborhood Association, watches as the decaying oak tree on 41st Street is removed by McKinnon Inc. from Helena, Ga. Steve Bisson/Savannah Morning News - The decaying large live oak on 41st Street in the Victory Heights neighborhood is being removed by McKinnon, Inc. from Helena, Ga.

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  17. Paglia: 6 reasons why Georgia defeated AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Forsyth County News

    Their 34-7 decision over Auburn defied all manner of description. The same team that got hammered in Jacksonville two weeks ago grabbed the other end of the tool and pounded Auburn for the final 56 minutes of the game.

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  18. Hurricanes prepare for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    The Hinesville Hurricanes semi-professional football team is preparing for its 15th season and will hold tryouts from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Live Oak Church of God. The Hinesville Hurricanes semi-professional football team is preparing for its 15th season and will hold tryouts from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Live Oak Church of God.

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  19. John McRae: Second District missing voice on Georgia School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Albany Herald

    The Second District of Georgia is not being represented when the Georgia Board of Education meets to discuss budgets, policies and educational issues.

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  20. Walking where history was madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Herald-Gazette

    By Walter Geiger For many years, the annual Georgia Press Convention was held on Jekyll Island.

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