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Commerce, Georgia is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Commerce, GA include 30599, 30530, and 30529. The median home price in Commerce is $99,900 which is roughly $61/per square foot. More Commerce information.

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Nunn, Perdue square off in first Senate debate

Michelle Nunn was less than halfway through her opening remarks in Thursday's Senate debate when she began attacking David Perdue.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

19 indicted in Alzheimer's Care case

A Jackson County grand jury handed down indictments last Wednesday against 18 people on 90 counts related to elder abuse that allegedly occurred at the now-closed Alzheimer's Care of Commerce.

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Annie Ruth Stephens

Annie Ruth Stephens, 87, died Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at Northridge Medical Center.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Jackson County authorities seek leads on identity of entering auto suspect

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is attempting to identify a woman they believe was involved in a rash of entering auto cases in the Staghorn subdivision of Nicholson.

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Voters to again cast ballot on alcohol sales

Banks County voters will once again get the opportunity to decide whether Sunday alcohol sales, by the drink, will be allowed in the county.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

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Commerce wins grant for Boys & Girls Club

Commerce is among the Georgia communities to be awarded community development block grants for 2014 from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

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Ollie Savage

Ollie Josephine Harris Savage, 81, died Saturday, August 16, 2014. at her residence.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

BOE considering offering trips abroad

Commerce High School students may soon get to travel abroad as part of their course of study.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Grand jury returns 90-count indictment in Commerce Alzheimer's abuse case

A Jackson County grand jury this week returned a 90-count indictment alleging widespread abuse at an Athens-area Alzheimer's care facility.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Jackson County's three school systems unique in Georgia

Jackson County has a distinction no other Georgia county can claim: It's the only county in the state with three public school systems.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

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Rec. Department, city schools eye weapons policy

In spite of the General Assembly's decision to allow concealed weapons in diverse places, it appears that Commerce area residents will not be allowed to bring concealed weapons to school or recreation department events.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Madison County blotter

PLAYING WITH FIRE: On July 28, a deputy was patrolling through Danielsville when he saw a boy in the playground of Danielsville Baptist Church with what appeared to be a fire on the swing set seat.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Authorities investigate fatal wreck in Commerce

Authorities have confirmed at least one person died Wednesday afternoon in a traffic accident in Commerce.

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World Crown 300 Rewind: Sanders finally triumphs in 2005

Ronnie Sanders scored several wins at Gresham Motorsports Park over the years, but it took him 22 years to win its biggest event, the World Crown, in 2005.

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Wayne Wilbanks

Wayne Wilbanks, 66, died Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Wilbanks was born in Commerce, son of the late Dewitt and Louise Spear Wilbanks.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Leadership Jackson Class of 2014 graduates

Nineteen community and professional leaders graduated the Leadership Jackson program recently.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Businessman faces additional charges in Banks County

A businessman arrested in Banks County for child molestation Friday now faces an additional charge.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Sports Tech Training Center president charged with child molestation

A Banks Crossing business owner faces child molestation charges and an investigation into his actions continues.

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Around Here blotter

TRAILER STOLEN: On July 29, a deputy was dispatched to Sims Academy in Winder, where a man reported the theft of a black flat bed utility trailer, valued at $6,000.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

County planners to eliminate permits for religious gatherings

At least 80 people attended a pubic hearing of the Jackson County Planning Commission last week to protest the permitting of religious activities.

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