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  1. Miss Lee and Mr. Price announce wedding on May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    Cassie Lee of Alma and John Brent Price of Baxley announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding to be held on Saturday, May 2, at 6:30 in the evening at 134 Oak Ridge Lane, Alma.

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  2. Long Co. loses twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | The Coastal Courier

    The Long County High School baseball team continued to struggle last week, dropping games to Region 2-AA opponents Jeff Davis High School 13-0 on Tuesday in Hazlehurst and Bacon County 4-3 on Friday in Alma. With the two losses, Long County fell to 6-10 overall and 2-4 in the region.

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  3. Jesse W. Harris, Sr.Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    Jesse W. Harris, Sr., 88, of Alma, passed away Thursday, March 19, at Bacon County Hospital after a short illness.

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  4. Near record highs, then mega temp dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | News 4 Jax

    ... 'uncomfortable' for now. Temperatures will flirt with record highs coming to within one degree at both Jacksonville and Alma, GA. Gainesville's record of 89A set in 1997 is likely safe as the forecast high temperature is four degrees shy of the ...

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  5. Ms. Carver to marry Mr. Sellers on March 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    Michael Carver of Douglas and Michele Carver of Baxley are proud to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Haley Alexis Carver to Collin Edward Sellers, son of Jerry and Myra Sellers of Alma.

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  6. Southeast blueberry growers facing hard freeze warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Packer

    ... Service's Jacksonville, Fla., office has issued a hard freeze warning for 11 counties in the major production areas of Alma, Ga., Baxley, Ga., and Homerville, Ga. A hard freeze warning is forecast for 3 a.m.-9 a.m. Feb. 19 with temperatures expected ...

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  7. January Weather January 2015 was drier and cooler than normal. Published February 6, 2015Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Georgia Faces

    ... was 49.6 degrees F, 0.1 degree above normal; in Brunswick, the average was 52 degrees F, 0.5 degrees above normal; in Alma, the average was 49.4 degrees F, 1.3 degrees below normal; in Augusta, the average was 44 degrees F, 1.4 degrees below normal; ...

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  8. Three tornadoes since January, how to prepRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    It was just about a month ago with a couple was hit hard by a tornado in Alma, Georgia, they lost everything and were hospitalized. And , although we are weeks away from the most active months of tornadoes, it is always best to be prepared.

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  9. Robert John "Bob" FultonRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... fingerprint technician program in Washington, D.C. There he met another recruit and his future wife, Janice Smith of Alma. Ever the rebel, Bob refused to succumb to The Man by shaving his side burns so, he brazenly walked out of the FBI taking ...

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  10. Alma couple recovering after home ravished by tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An Alma couple is finally recovering at home after a tornado ripped through their home just weeks ago. Lynn Butler is still recovering, but her family members said she is doing better and will have to do between six and eight weeks of rehabilitation.

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  11. NWS confirms Chatham Co. tornado, surveys damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... the damage in the Berwick neighborhood of Stonebridge off Ogeechee Road that it was for certain a brief tornado. Now in Alma, it was a little bit more clear cut: a lot of destruction, people injured and video proof of a tornado touching down, but in ...

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  12. Alma residents help victims of weekend tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... where people are willing to step out and go above and beyond to help their neighbors," said Katie Moore of the Alma-Bacon County Fire Dept. A donation site has been established at B & B Baubles and Fun Stuff, 1009 W. 12th St., Alma, GA, to accept ...

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  13. Alma Tornado victims recoveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A Bacon County husband and wife are both in the hospital right now after a tornado ripped through their home in the Rockingham community in Alma. Leslie Butler and his wife Lynn were inside their mobile home Sunday afternoon when an F-1 tornado nearly tore it to pieces.

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  14. Husband, wife injured after tornado touches down in AlmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Two people are being treated for serious injuries after a tornado touched down around 1 p.m. Sunday in the Rockingham community of Bacon County. The National Weather Service confirmed on Monday that it was a tornado that touched down.

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  15. 2 injured after possible tornado touches down in AlmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Two people are being treated for serious injuries after a possible tornado touched down around 1 p.m. Sunday in the Rockingham community of Bacon County. Bacon County Fire and EMS, Bacon County Volunteer Fire Department, and the Bacon County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene where two structures, a small store and a mobile home, had been damaged on Highway 34. One woman and one man were entrapped in the double-wide mobile home, and were extricated after crews worked for an hour to get them out.

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  16. 2 hurt when tornado hits rural Georgia mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The remnants of a home and vehicles lie on the grass after a storm moved through Alma, Ga, on Highway 32 in the Rockingham Community, on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015. Bacon County Assistant Fire Chief, Scotty Boatright said the storm hit shortly after 1 pm.

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  17. Official: Two Hurt When Tornado Hits Rural GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... on the AM dial in Atlanta. With one of the largest, most veteran local news staffs in the country, WAOK [...] ALMA, Ga. (AP) - An assistant fire chief in rural Georgia says a tornado swept through the area and destroyed a mobile home, injuring two ...

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  18. Official: 2 hurt when tornado hits rural GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | KXXV-TV Waco

    (AP Photo/Lewis Levine). The remnants of a home and vehicles lie on the grass after a storm moved through Alma, Ga, on Highway 32 in the Rockingham Community, on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015. Bacon County Assistant Fire Chief, Scotty Boatright said the storm ...

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  19. 2 injured after tornado touches down in AlmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Two people are being treated for serious injuries after a tornado touched down around 1 p.m. on Sunday in the Rockingham community of Bacon County. Bacon County Fire and EMS, Bacon County Volunteer Fire Department, and the Bacon County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene where two structures had been damaged on Highway 34, one was small store and the other was a mobile home.

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  20. Emory's John T. Fox elected chair of Georgia Hospital AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    Fox succeeds Cindy Turner , president and CEO of Bacon County Hospital and Health System in Alma, Ga., who served as 2013 chair. Prior to joining Emory Healthcare in 1999, Fox was executive vice president of Clarian Health in Indianapolis, Ind.

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