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  1. Citizens tour courthouse, learn about county historyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | MainStreetNews.com

    ... residents stepped into the old county courthouse Sept. 6 in Danielsville - and "back in time." Local historian Linda Fortson, decked in 1901 attire, greeted Danielsville Fall Festival attendees at the historic county building and took them on a tour ...

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  2. Whitmire joins First American Bank & Trust boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

    First American Bank & Trust recently announced that Elbert N. "Bert" Whitmire III has joined the bank's board of directors and the board of its holding company, First American Bancorp. Whitmire is a senior partner in the law firm of Fortson, Bentley and Griffin, where he specializes in corporate and tax law, estate planning and probate.

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  3. School board approves Berta roofing work, denies demolitionRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... school. The abatement work approved by the board on Thursday will be handled by Servicemaster Recovery Management of Fortson at a cost of $39,166.66 with a contingency of $8,000, or up to $47,166.66. The asbestos abatement and re-roofing work both ...

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  4. Madison Co. BOC to meet Thursday, Sept. 4Read the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... of the Purple Heart a Chairman's report a Hearing and actions on rezoning matters, special use permits, etc. (Linda Fortson and Wayne Douglas): John Scoggins is requesting a Conditional Use Permit on 36.628 ac. of his 254.622 ac. parcel to add to ...

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  5. DeKalb sheriff announces new leaders for administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | On Common Ground News

    DeKalb County Sheriff Jeffrey L. Mann has named Major Reginald B. Scandrett as Chief Deputy Sheriff and Xernia Fortson, Esq.

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  6. Nick Deitz drives to SECA Late Model win at HartwellRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Jordan rolled home in second, with Chris Cape in third, Chris Jones in fourth and Aaron McIntosh in fifth. George Fortson topped the field to score the Stock V8 feature victory. Cal Moon ran second, with Holly Bates in third, Terry Brown in fourth ...

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  7. Reporters crowded around the Georgia Supreme Court Decision in March 1947Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | State of Georgia

    ... the locks. So, Arnall took up camp at the information kiosk inside the Capitol. Luckily, Secretary of State Ben Fortson took the state seal home every night during this mayhem ensuring no one had the ability to authorize any official documents. In ...

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  8. Garrett grabs Stock Four Cylinder victory at HartwellRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... in fourth and Jennifer Everett in fifth. Ricky Mauldin scored the victory in the Stock V8 feature, with George Fortson, Keith Teasley, Cal Moon and Terry Brown rounding out the top five. Jeremy Hicks snared the Young Guns win, with Jessica Still in ...

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  9. Politically charged graffiti pops up in Augusta | Works of art or criminal trespassing?Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | News 12 WRDW

    ... popping up in #Augusta on News 12 at 5 & 6 o'clock. pic.twitter.com/QGNMvI93UE "It could be Augusta Chronicle," Fortson said. We asked what about Augusta Commission. "Maybe, it could be Augusta Chronicles as well," Fortson said. "Aiken County. I ... 1 comment

  10. Jeffersonville Road work delayed another yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... the needed land, and the state will reimburse the purchase price but not legal fees. Bibb County Engineer David Fortson said it took time to work out a number of environmental issues related to the stream and railroad crossing. Jack Reed from the ...

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  11. Fortsons receive Golden Deeds AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Effingham Herald

    Linda and Ernie Fortson receive the Exchange Club of Effingham's Book of Golden Deeds Award from club president Jimmy Rutland.

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  12. County Line Road repairs may be completed by Aug. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Farhad AliFarhani, a design engineer for the Columbus Consolidated Government, said Alexander Contracting Company of Fortson, Ga., is expected to complete the $589,505 project by Aug. 25. AliFarhani said he received several calls on the project ...

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  13. Late race pass gives Couch second Hartwell victoryRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Doster 1. #8 Keith Teasley 2. #114 Ricky Mauldin 3. #69 Cal Moon 4. #9 Terry Brown 5. #101 Rocky Jones 6. #27 George Fortson 7. #11 Keith Ross 1. #69 Jackie Holden 2. #73 Wayne Chapman 3. #0 Daniel Reynolds 4. #21 Travis Barbare 5. #45 J.J. Sorrow ...

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  14. Councilor wants city to rethink 'unsafe' bike lanes on DillinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... dscaping within the district. Council also voted to authorize a $590,000 contract with Alexander Construction Co. of Fortson, Ga., for road and drainage improvements on County Line Road. 1 comment

  15. Gladys 'Anmommie' WagesRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... daughters-in-law, Kay Wages and Delores Wages; grandchildren, Terrie Seagraves, Tina Crawford, June West, Tandy Fortson and Dan Wages; special friend, Kay Wall; nieces and nephews, Margaret and Johnny Parker, Sammy and Pat Wages. A funeral service ...

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  16. Bray battles for SECA Late Model victory at HartwellRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... followed by John Teasley in third, Kole Hardy in fourth and Jennifer Everett in fifth. In Stock V8 action, George Fortson picked up the victory over Rocky Jones, who finished in second. Chase York, Ray Foskey and Ricky Mauldin rounded out the top ...

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  17. Statewide online high school's valedictorian is a local studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ROBIN McClure, 17, of Fortson, Ga., graduated as the valedictorian from Georgia Connections Academy, an online, accredited and tuition-free public charter school for grades K-12.

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  18. Alabama Hammers vs. Columbus Lions 6.21.2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... had a 15-yard pick-six in the fourth quarter. Additional scores for the Lions came on TD receptions by Jarmon Fortson from Luke Halpin (18, 15 and 11-yards), a Halpin 1-yard sneak, a defensive safety and the kicking of Craig Camay who had five extra ...

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  19. Statewide online high school's valedictorian is a local studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... to be able to express ourselves clearly. Or how else will we accomplish anything?" Asked during an interview in her Fortson home what she wants to advocate, Emily said, "I guess integrity, more communication. There's been a movement, I heard it said ...

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  20. The Georgia Lottery results for April 9, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The Payout for the Midday Cash 3 was $114,780 The Payout for the Midday Cash 4 was $40,000 The Payout for the Midday Georgia Five was $3,612 6- 13- 18- 29- 33 one player in Fortson matched all five white balls to win $333,918.

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