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  1. Folkston ready for Valentine's Day with preachers, judge set to officiateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Tammy Burch will be working on her day off, but she won't be burying seed spuds, eyes up of course. Burch is the clerk of Charlton County Probate Court and on Valentine's Day all roads lead to Folkston for weddings.

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  2. Great Backyard Bird Count events this weekend in Woodbine, on Jekyll Island and in Okefenokee SwampRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... at 7:30 a.m. at the Environmental Education classroom at the Suwannee Canal Recreation Center off U.S. 1 south of Folkston. After an opening program, participants can spot and count birds as long as they like in count areas that include the Chesser ...

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  3. Charlton County State Court Judge J. Kelly Brooks appointed to new Superior Court judgeshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed Folkston lawyer J. Kelly Brooks to a fourth Superior Court judgeship in the Waycross Judicial Circuit that the General Assembly created last year. Brooks, 52, was appointed along with Elberton lawyer Chris Phelps in the Northern Judicial Circuit and W. Travis Sakrison who will leave his post as executive director of the Georgia Public Defender Standards Council to join the bench in the Coweta Judicial Circuit.

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  4. Georgia is losing its rural hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Pam Renshaw is seen at her mother's home in Folkston, Ga. She was seriously burned in an accident in 2013, and it took about two hours for her to get to a hospital. 1 comment

  5. Okefenokee Occasion lobbying event brings together lawmakers, officials from South GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... issues at the top of lawmakers' agenda, notes Dawn Malin, executive director of the Development Authority of Folkston/Charlton County and the Okefenokee Chamber of Commerce. "I thought it was a great opportunity for our elected officials to come up ...

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  6. When it comes to cornbread, some prefer sweet and others like savoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... and cornbread, or your greens," Thompson said. "You'd have cornbread with every meal cause it filled you up." In Folkston, Ga., Stefany Lovett, owner of the catering company Lovett Creationz, said cornbread is still a must for her family. They don't ...

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  7. War of the Border ready to kick offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... " The first game is Friday, January 16 in Moultrie. The next games will be January 23 in Valdosta and February 7 in Folkston.

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  8. Nancy KinseyRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... Evans Jackson Survivors include her husband, Ralph Kinsey, Monroe; daughter and son-in-law, Kara and Joe Chesser, Folkston; sisters, Linda Crumbly, Commerce, Kay Parham, Comer, and Judy Wilson, Commerce; and grandchildren, Andrew Chesser and Tyler ...

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  9. Courtney Williams and USF women aim for new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... 7.3 boards, earning American Athletic Conference player of the week honors. If she can remain healthy, the 5-foot-8 Folkston, Ga., product could become the first Bull to earn All-America status above honorable mention. "I think our team has to do ...

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  10. Churchill-Nash Records Releases Karl W. Davis & The Sweetpeas "it's High Time" EpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Mi2n

    Karl W. Davis and The Sweetpeas' latest release, It's High Time , is now garnering high critical acclaim in the U.S. and France, and marks a new chapter in the career of this fire-and-brimstone gospel/blues powerhouse. Karl W. Davis was born in Folkston, Georgia, a small rural community situated at the crossroads of Savannah and Macon with deep gospel and blues traditions.

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  11. FBI seeking Folkston, Ga. bank robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WTLV

    The FBI is asking for your help identifying and finding a man suspected of robbing a bank in Folkston at gunpoint Friday morning. FBI seeking Folkston, Ga.

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  12. FBI asking public's help in finding man who robbed Folkston bank FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    A suspect is shown pointing a handgun over the counter during a robbery at Southeastern Bank in Folkston Friday morning The FBI is asking for the public's health in finding a suspect who robbed a bank Friday morning in Folkston. A man armed with a semi-automatic pistol walked into Southeastern Bank about 9:15 a.m. and took money, the FBI said.

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  13. Folkston bank robber sought by FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    The robber is described as a white man with a slim build and was wearing sunglasses and armed with a semiautomatic handgun. Anyone with information on the man's identity is asked to call the FBI Savannah Resident Agency at 912-232-3716.

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  14. Monsters of JaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    ... TO HEAR. IT IS WITH DEEP REGRET AND SADNESS I HAVE TO INFORM YOU THAT A BODY HAS BEEN FOUND IN THE LANDFILL IN FOLKSTON, GEORGIA. IT SHOOK THE SMALL COMMUNITY OF ORANGE PARK AND ALL OF THOSE WHO GATHER GATHERED OUTSIDE SUMMER'S HOME EACH NIGHT TO ...

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  15. Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge plans to conduct prescribed burns in upcoming monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WebWire

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge near Folkston, GA are planning numerous prescribed burns during the next several months. Prescribed burns, such as the ones conducted at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, are used to restore longleaf pine habitat, control underbrush, and increase plant and animal diversity.

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  16. Goodwill, Independent Housing Cooperative help homeless veteran acquire transitional housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... looking up as Lynch landed a job as a school bus driver in Jacksonville, Fla., an hour's commute from his home in Folkston, GA. Then, the family vehicle broke down and the job was lost due to transportation issues. Again finding work was a challenge ...

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  17. A Success Story:Goodwill & Independent Housing Collaborative Help Homeless Veteran Acquire TransitioRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | PR Log

    ... looking up as Lynch landed a job as a school bus driver in Jacksonville, Fla., an hour's commute from his home in Folkston, Ga. Then, the family vehicle broke down and the job was lost due to transportation issues. Again finding work was a challenge ...

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  18. Folkston native, former Georgia Bulldog Champ Bailey retires from NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    New Orleans Saints cornerback Champ Bailey before an NFL preseason football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Indianapolis, Saturday, Aug. 23. Bailey announced his retirement from the NFL Tuesday. Champ Bailey, a Folkston, Ga.

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  19. 'Presidential' Savannah turnout will have impact on U.S. House electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... be the first African-American ever to represent southeast Georgia in Congress. Majority-minority cities such as Folkston, Brunswick, Darien, Hinesville, Waycross and other coastal cities such as Kingsland and St. Marys will play an important role in ...

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