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Winder, Georgia is located in Barrow County. Zip codes in Winder, GA include 30680. The median home price in Winder is $129,900 which is roughly $64/per square foot. More Winder information.

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8 hrs ago | Barrow County News

BOE hires new principal, sees one go

The board approved Karen Dowis as the next principal at Bramlett Elementary while also approving the resignation of current Russell Middle principal Leigh Sears due to having found other employment.

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13 hrs ago | Barrow County News

Barrow Schools open annual Fine Arts Fair

The Barrow County School System held an opening ceremony Monday for the annual Fine Arts Festival at the Winder Cultual Arts Center, which included a musical perfomance and a speech from Superintendent Wanda Creel.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Patch.com

Proof That Thieves Will Steal Just About Anything

Further proof that thieves will steal almost anything left unattended: A steel animal trap was taken less than two days after it was placed at a Winder residence by a Barrow County Animal Control employee.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Barrow County blotter

PROWLER: On April 9, a deputy was dispatched at 11:45 p.m. to Casey's Crossing, Winder, where a woman said she let her dogs out and they ran quickly toward the back of the property.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Firefighters receive water training at Winder YMCA

Firefighters with Barrow County Emergency Services recently took to the pool at the Brad Akins YMCA in Winder to do some training on water emergencies.

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MainStreetNews.com

Some local government offices closing on Friday

Some local governments - but not all -are closing for Good Friday on April 18. Barrow County's government offices are closing, as are Auburn's and Statham's.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

Health department closing for move

The Barrow County Health Department's last day of services at its current location off East Broad Street is Wednesday, April 16. For the relocation to its renovated facility at 15 Porter St. in downtown Winder, the department will be closed April 17-23, according to a press release.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Barrow County News

Winder PD focus of 2nd cheating scandal

The attorney representing three people that have filed complaints against Winder Police says what happened in this month's firearms qualifying test is the latest example of cheating within the department.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Times

Local gym aims to increase popularity of boxing

For that, the 18-year old can thank a new gym that opened just minutes from his South Hall home.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Winder man wins Ga. Lottery 104K annual prize; chooses 1.5M cash option

A grandfather in Winder has locked in an annual prize from the Georgia Lottery. Billie Wyckoff has won $104,000 a year playing the instant game "$2,000 A Week For Life."

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Athens Banner-Herald

Barrow County blotter

FRAUD: On March 31, a 54-year-old Bethlehem woman reported she attempted to make some purchases using her debit card, but her card was declined.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Times

French bestow award on Barrow County vet

World War II veteran and Barrow County resident Marcie Dover will be honored in Atlanta for his service to France in helping to liberate the country during the war.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

MainStreetNews.com

Rev. Gene Turk

Rev. Gene Turk, 79, died Thursday, April 3, 2014. A native of Flowery Branch, he was the son of the late Joe L. and Ethel Crane Turk.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Barrow County blotter

ASSAULT: On March 27, a deputy was dispatched to a home in Statham, where a woman said a neighbor in her apartment complex sneaked up behind her and grabbed her by the arm.

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MainStreetNews.com

WIMO sold, station returns with new name

BY ALEX PACE On Monday, March 31, listeners were set to tune in to hear the new, rebranded WIMO Radio.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Patch.com

Man Says Stray Bullet Hit Him While He Walked to the Mailbox

The Barrow County Sheriff's Office is investigating the source of what was believed to be a bullet that hit the leg of a man who was walking down the driveway to the mailbox.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Patch.com

Already Arrested in Domestic Dispute, Man Had a Few More Surprises for Deputy

A Winder man who was arrested in a physical domestic dispute added drug charges on his way to jail.

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WDUN-AM Gainesville

Barrow County govt. to move into historic courthouse

Barrow County government offices currently located in the Barrow County Administration Annex, 233 E. Broad St., will be moving into the newly renovated Historic Courthouse, located at 30 N. Broad St. in downtown Winder on Friday, April 4. County officials announce that the following offices will be closed beginning Friday, April 4 at 3:00 p.m. and ... (more)

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

News Journal

Thank a physician today on National Doctors Day

This special day provides an opportunity for our Sisters of Mercy, community leaders and employees to convey heartfelt appreciation to more than 160 physicians on our medical staff.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Around Here blotter

THEFT: On March 20, a deputy was dispatched to Old Thompson Mill Road, Winder, where a woman said someone entered her property and stole a Zircon Fox 150cc dune buggy valued at $2,000.

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