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Arlington Co. considers limiting gifts to teachers
Maybe your child has a favorite teacher who went above and beyond to help your child this year.
Barrow County blotter
THEFT: On Dec. 10, a deputy was dispatched to Double Bridges Road, Winder, where a man said his red 2012 Polaris Ranger four-wheeler, valued at $12,500, had been stolen, along with a chain saw.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Dog skirted death last week, on the list to die tomorrow
Kale, who is just one to two years of age, is currently kenneled at the Barrow County Animal Control in Winder, Ga.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Chick-fil-A Kid's Night Set for Dec. 17
The Winder Chick-fil-A will host a Kid's Night on Tuesday, Dec. 17 from 5-8 p.m. The restaurant will have various activities for families to enjoy including a "snow" machine.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Is This the Most Beautiful Home for Sale in Barrow County?
A great room with built-ins, an under the roof line pool patio area and a stacked stone fireplace are just some of the features that may qualify this four-bedroom, five-bath home as the most beautiful home currently for sale in Barrow County.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Winder man hurt in motorcycle accident
While authorities haven't said how serious, a Winder man was hurt Thursday afternoon when he laid his motorcycle down in Jackson County.
Oconee County blotter
SUSPECTS FLEE: On Dec. 3, deputies were dispatched to Bogart, where a man said he heard his dogs barking outside his home on Elder Street and upon looking outside he saw two men in his carport.
Barrow County blotter
FRAUD: On Dec. 3, a deputy met with an 83-year-old Hoschton woman, who wanted to make a report about fraud.
Barrow County News
Interim police chief makes public apology
The scandal over police department tests left Dorsey, Lt. Frank Farr and Officers Randel Michael and Joey Lovinggood out of jobs.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Barrow County News
Barrow celebrates Christmas
The Winder Housing Authority in partnership with Bethlehem Church put on the second annual Christmas Celebration at the Winder Boys & Girls Club.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Health Care Costs Going up? Rep. Broun Wants to Hear From You
Had trouble signing up for Obamacare? Have your premiums skyrocketed? Been forced to change doctors? Rep. Paul Broun wants to hear your story.
On Wednesday, several dogs in Barrow County will be destroyed
Dogs, young and old, who did not choose to be discarded...who did not choose to be locked up...who most assuredly do not want to die.
Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords
1988 Ford Mustang GT - Project Hypersilver Part 3
Results-that's how we judge people and things. When a hurricane tears through a city, we judge it by the documented speed of its winds, its size, and by how much damaged it caused, in billions of dollars.
Larry Hurley Jr.
Larry Hurley, Jr., 27, passed away Friday, December 6, 2013. He was a 2005 graduate of Winder-Barrow High School, attended Lanier Tech, and was employed by Cooper-Barnette-Page, Inc. Survivors include his mother and stepfather, India and Joe Kirkland, Winder; father, Larry Hurley, Sr., Toccoa; two brothers, Malachi Hurley, Winder, and William ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Library Making the Holidays Brighter With 'Merry Monday' Treats
Beginning Monday, Dec. 9, and continuing each Monday through Dec. 23, the Winder Library will offer a special holiday treat for patrons from 4-6 p.m. The Winder Library is located at 189 Bellview Street.
Former business owner arrested for arson
An owner of a former business in downtown Winder was arrested early this morning in connection with an Aug. 22 fire across the street from the historic courthouse.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Pig Hunters Fail to Bring Home the Bacon
After learning Barrow County Animal Control does not deal with livestock issues, a Winder man decided to see if the Barrow County Sheriff's Office could assist.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Wagner resigns as Winder-Barrow's football coach
Wagner compiled a 3-37 record during his four seasons as head coach, including a 2-8 finish this year and 1-7 in Region 8-AAAAA.
Junior Lee Smith, 82, died Tuesday, December 3, 2013. A native of Lula, he was the son of the late Enos and Alice Lewallen Smith.
Thu Dec 05, 2013