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  1. Alabama jobless rate ticks up to 6.7 percentRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... JobLink, the state's free online jobs database, tells us that employers are hiring in Alabama," said Surtees. Wilcox County had Alabama's highest jobless rate at 16.4 percent, followed by Perry County at 13.2 percent and Dallas County at 12.5 ...

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  2. School's first racially integrated promRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | CNN

    Wilcox County High School students Ana Goni and Adrian Dantley attended the students' fist integrated prom on April 27, 2013.

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  3. Georgia school hosts first racially integrated promRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | WTVR Richmond

    Last week, for the first time in decades, students from Wilcox County, Georgia, attended a school sponsored-prom that was open to all students rather than a private, racially segregated prom.

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  4. Georgia high school throws first non-segregated promRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Alabama Live

    WILCOX COUNTY, Georgia -- Wilcox County High School students experienced a first in their lives this month when the school hosted a public, integrated prom for the first time, according to a report from CNN.

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  5. Shooting victim's sister speaks out on gunfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... ABAC in Tifton. Marion Adkison and his daughter are attending college together. ABAC student Lacey Adkison of Wilcox County practices her nursing skills A unique father-daughter bond on the campus of ABAC in Tifton. Marion Adkison and his daughter ...

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  6. Police investigate gunfire towards South Albany houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... ABAC in Tifton. Marion Adkison and his daughter are attending college together. ABAC student Lacey Adkison of Wilcox County practices her nursing skills A unique father-daughter bond on the campus of ABAC in Tifton. Marion Adkison and his daughter ...

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  7. Police: Larger counterfeit bills found in South GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Some South Georgia law enforcement say two unidentified suspects could be passing out fake bills in Wilcox County and surrounding areas.

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  8. One person shot to death in Wilcox CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    It happened around 3 AM. We know there is one person in custody at this time for the fatal shooting.

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  9. Kennesaw State visits banged-up MercerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... to win at the end.” Moorhouse is in a slump since he missed 10 games with a hamstring. The junior from Wilcox County is 2-for-14 in the six games since he came back. “It’s tough when you sit for 2- 1/2 weeks and miss all that live ...

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  10. Robert HaynesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... to the Georgia Department of Corrections, Haynes is five feet eight and weighs 150 pounds. He has ties to Wilcox County and investigators want him off the streets. If you know where he is call is Fitzgerald police at 229-426-5000 or 911. Tonight ...

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  11. Officers seek suspect after Sunday night shootingRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    ... night in Fitzgerald following a fight resulted in the injury of a 14-year-old female. Police are looking for a Wilcox County man in connection to the crime. Fitzgerald Police Chief Bill Smallwood said they received a call at 7 p.m. Sunday to respond ...

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  12. Officers seek suspect after shooting Sunday nightRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    ... night in Fitzgerald following a fight resulted in the injury of a 14-year-old female. Police are looking for a Wilcox County man in connection to the crime. Fitzgerald Police Chief Bill Smallwood said they received a call at 7 p.m. Sunday to respond ...

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  13. High school roundup: Miller leads Marion County to 3-1 winRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Austin Morgan 2-3. Taylor: B.J. Stell 2-2; Roberson 2-3. Records--Marion Co. 2-1. Next--Marion County hosts Wilcox County Friday at 5:30 p.m. Brookstone's Kazuki Onoe beat Preston Morpeth at No. 1 singles as the Cougars downed Pacelli 5-0 on ...

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  14. Rebels sweep region championshipsRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    The Turner County Rebels and Lady Rebels swept the Region 2-A championships Friday night, doubling up the Wilcox County boys, 90-45, and sliding past the Charlton County Maidens, 45-38.

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  15. Mercer brings loaded baseball team to new seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... And the Bears got deeper with the return of left fielder and leadoff man Nate Moorhouse. The junior from Wilcox County suffered a knee injury early last season. “I didn’t think he’d be ready, to be honest,” Gibson said. ...

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  16. CCHS girls advance in tourneyRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Clinch County News

    ... won their first-round game in McRae Monday, defeating Irwin County, but lost by two at home Tuesday to Wilcox County. The Lady Panthers advance to play Thursday at 4 p.m. against Charlton County in the region tourney. If they win, they'll play in ...

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  17. Wilcox County investigating murder after body foundRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | WFXL-TV Fox 31

    Wilcox County authorities are investigating after the body of a 28-year-old man was found murdered early Sunday morning.

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  18. Ronald "Ronnie" Lloyd GibbsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    ... his retirement, Mr. Gibbs loved spending time riding his green tractor and spending time on the family farm in Wilcox County. He also loved fishing, hunting and golfing with his buddies. He was a member of Cordele First Baptist Church and Pine Hills ...

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  19. Update from GDOT: Ice on roads, bridges in Crisp, Wilcox and Lee CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... in the dark. GDOT also received reports of ice on state Route 257 in Crisp County and on state Route 11 in Wilcox County. SR 257 is affected from I-75 and to just north of Tremont Road. SR 11 is affected from Abbeville to the Pulaski County line. ...

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  20. 'Bay-Bay' all the way to the Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | 13WMAZ.com

    ... day. "Bay-Bay" had 134 yards on seven receptions on the way to the Super Bowl. The Patriots defensive back and Wilcox County grad had the tough task of covering number 88 for most of the day.

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