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10 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

Eddins-Bland

Linda and Jack D. Stanley and W. Craig Eddins of Perry, Georgia, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Cathryn Elizabeth Eddins, to Guy W. Bland.

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Related Topix: Houston County, GA, Perry, GA, Telfair County, GA, Jacksonville, GA, Bulloch County, GA, Portal, GA, Fort Valley, GA, Statesboro, GA

Fri Aug 29, 2014

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State approves Byron-Peach Charter High School

The Old Byron Elementary School, now being used by community groups and Central Georgia Technical College, is getting new life.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education

Thu Aug 28, 2014

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FVSU to hold international festival Saturday

"I think it's a great opportunity," said Joshua Murfree, the director of intercollegiate athletics, "One for this community, one for this community as a university, and one for people who say, 'Well, I want to stay home this holiday season and enjoy what is gonna happen.'

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WTVC

Police say dispute over cellphone led to killing

Police say an argument over a cellphone escalated into a stabbing that left a 20-year-old woman dead in the central Georgia town of Byron.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

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Fort Valley's Jolly Nut Company closes

Her father, Wallis Hardeman, bought it in the late 1940s and changed it from its original name, Wright and Solomon Incorporated.

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Related Topix: Fort Valley, GA

Chattanoogan.com

Tray Brantley Joins FSG Bank As Vice President, Wealth Advisor

FSG Bank announced that Tray Brantley has joined its Wealth Management team. Mr. Brantley will serve as the wealth advisor for FSG Bank's South Market, which includes Dalton, Chattanooga, and Cleveland.

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Related Topix: Macon, GA, Bibb County, GA, Fort Valley, GA, Dalton, GA, Whitfield County, GA, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Sun Aug 24, 2014

StarNewsOnline.com

Duke inks two early enrolling recruits to scholarship agreements

Taking advantage of a year-old NCAA rule that allows schools to sign recruits that plan to graduate high school early and enroll for the start of spring semester, Duke has announced the addition of two top prospects for the 2015 season.

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Related Topix: Fort Valley, GA

Thu Aug 21, 2014

13WMAZ.com

Peach County commissioners discuss water park

Peach County Commissioners discussed providing "public accessibility" to a Warner Robins water park at commission meeting at 4:30 on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Houston County, GA, Warner Robins, GA

WKXW-FM Trenton

Poll: AC casino workers pray in face of layoffs - does prayer work?

My grandmother used to say in Italian that "Jesus Christ closes one door and opens a window!" Never quite got that one when - to my way of thinking - He could always just have left the door open.

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Related Topix: Byron, GA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

The Medical Center of Peach County builds a market

Drema Price buys produce Aug. 12 at the open air market at The Medical Center of Peach County in Byron.

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Related Topix: Byron, GA, Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits, Houston County, GA, Warner Robins, GA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Horne’s legacy lives on

The former speech and drama teacher from Northside High School gave 50 years of his life to students, trying to make a difference in their lives.

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Related Topix: January, Fort Valley, GA

The Macon Telegraph

Emergency radio range expands across Middle Georgia

It’s a cumbersome acronym for a smoother way to communicate: The Central Georgia Interoperable Regional Radio System covers Macon-Bibb, Monroe and now Peach counties, putting emergency services in those places on the same radio network.

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Related Topix: Georgia, Monroe, GA, Walton County, GA, Monroe County, GA, Bibb County, GA

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Victim identified in fatal Crawford Co. shooting

The GBI has identified a man who was shot to death Monday, reportedly after a family dispute in Crawford County.

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Related Topix: Crawford County, GA, Byron, GA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Boston.com

Violence Flares in Ferguson Despite Pleas for Harmony

Hours ahead of a second night of a mandatory curfew, the most chaotic violence in a week of unrest broke out here Sunday evening with law enforcement officers responding to reports of gunfire and fire bombs.

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Related Topix: Riot, Fort Valley, GA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Ga. 96 lane closures in Peach, Houston counties

The project spans from east of Interstate 75 near mile post 14 in Peach County to about a mile into Houston County, according to a news release from the Georgia Department of Transportation.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Bibb judge blasts child molester, tells her of ‘special place in hell’

Over a span of months, a woman and her boyfriend decided, as a prosecutor put it, to incorporate the children “into their sexual behaviors as a couple.” The sordid details were aired Thursday in Bibb County Superior Court, where the woman, 29-year-old Amanda Arellano of Crawford County, pleaded guilty to crimes that included rape and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Crawford County, GA, Fort Valley, GA, Houston County, GA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Byron woman accused of exploiting elderly woman through car purchase

Alicia Garbiella Ferguson, 27, allegedly used the finances of a Warner Robins woman to buy her a car but then Ferguson registered the car under her own name and kept it for herself, the indictment stated.

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Related Topix: Houston County, GA, Warner Robins, GA, Byron, GA, Perry, GA, Elko, GA

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Former Fort Valley Mayor Paul Reehling dies

Former Fort Valley Mayor Paul Reehling, who helped shepherd the city through damage from a massive tornado in 1975, died Monday at age 81. Reehling’s daughter, Rosemary, said her father had been suffering from kidney failure for the past couple of months.

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Related Topix: Fort Valley, GA

The Macon Telegraph

Byron man accused of animal cruelty

A Byron man is accused of beating a dog with a garden hose and leaving kittens in a tied-up, plastic grocery bag to die, police said.

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Related Topix: Byron, GA, Home Gardening, Home

The Macon Telegraph

New school year brings changes for Peach County students

JASON VORHEES/THE TELEGRAPH Ft. Valley, GA, 08/08/2014: Students walks into the back entrance of Fort Valley Middle School after hopping of the bus before the first day of school Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Fort Valley, GA, Education Etc.

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