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  1. Lawsuit: Middle school student assaulted in cafeteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVM

    ... they saw video of the incident. However, they wouldn't allow the student's parents to see the tape. WATCH: Jobina Fortson's report "We want full transparency," Gordon said. "I don't understand if you're going to blame somebody why you don't show him ...

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  2. Columbus police: Two found with $2,060 worth of heroin during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A man and woman were arrested Monday night after authorities seized $2,060 worth of heroin during a traffic stop on Interstate 185, according to Columbus police reports. Crystal Renee Laudermilk, 26, of Columbus and Reginald Lamar Hargett, 46, of Fortson, Ga.

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  3. Tian Xu hits sweet notes with her blossoming violin careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... when possible to earn money. Did we mention that she's married and expecting a baby this spring? Yes, the Columbus (Fortson) resident and China native realizes her world is about to become even more complicated. "I do want to do both teaching and ... 6 comments

  4. Robbie JordanRead the original story

    Monday Dec 26 | MainStreetNews.com

    Robbie Sue Fortson Jordan, 81, passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016, at the Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens. Ms. Jordan was born in Danielsville on February 24, 1935, the daughter of the late Robert Edwin Fortson and Susie Mae Adams Fortson.

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  5. George HollomonRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... and Alli Beth Simmons; Other survivors include his siblings Francis H. King, Walter Allen Holloman, Martha (George) Fortson, Jimmy (Jan) Holloman, Harriette Holloman, John Cecil (Grace) Holloman, and Bobby (Sybil) Holloman as well as brother-in-law ...

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  6. Deputy rescues man after SUV slides down embankment on Whitesville RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A Fortson, Ga. man whose vehicle slid down an embankment and crashed about 10 feet below into a creek along Whitesville Road Tuesday evening was rescued thanks to a Muscogee County Sheriff's deputy and a group of witnesses.

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  7. Wreck cleared after causing delays in TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | WTVM

    ... "My grandad and my grandmother lives there. They were not directly affecte... A crash involving a semi-truck between Fortson and Hamilton has caused a road closure in Harris County Wednesday morning. A crash involving a semi-truck between Fortson ...

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  8. I-185 SB reopens after crash involving semi truck in Harris CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | WTVM

    HARRIS COUNTY, GA A crash involving a semi-truck between Fortson and Hamilton caused a road closure in Harris County Wednesday morning, but now the lane has reopened.

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  9. Ann Adamson, who defied Governor to honor slain MLK, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... After serving a for a short time as the interim Secretary of State of Georgia in the wake of the death of Ben Fortson, Adamson was passed over for an appointment to the job, even with some behind the scenes support from high-ranking officials. She ...

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  10. Ann Adamson, who defied Governor to honor, slain MLK diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | WTVM

    ... After serving a for a short time as the interim Secretary of State of Georgia in the wake of the death of Ben Fortson, Adamson was passed over for an appointment to the job, even with some behind the scenes support from high-ranking officials. She ...

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  11. Mrs. Martha Rae FortsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | Griffin Daily News

    Mrs. Fortson was born on Aug. 17, 1940, in Travelers Rest, S.C. She was the daughter of the late Bruce and Della Eastman.

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  12. GSP suspect alcohol to be a contributing factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    Georgia State Patrol officials say 18-year-old Jacob Anderson of Fortson was traveling south on US 19 when his Acura Integra was struck by a pickup truck.

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  13. Election day is hereRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... barring a 2000 repeat. Meanwhile, there are two contested local races on the ballot. Madison County Democrat Cedric Fortson will face Republican John Scarborough for the county commission chairman's seat, while Democrat Conolus Scott Jr. will face ...

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  14. Betty CareyRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    Betty F. Carey, 88, went to be with the Lord on Friday morning, November 4, 2016, at her residence. Mrs. Carey was born in Madison County, the daughter of the late Lee and Ruth Fortson.

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  15. SCAD announces 2016 Savannah Film Festival Award WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Campus Chronicle

    ... floating above their head. While most everyone has a shining 4- or 5-star rating, she's only got 2.5. Director, John Fortson Best Super Short : "Game Night" - When a lonely taxi driver happens upon a football field, he falls into a memory of his ...

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  16. SCAD announces 2016 Savannah Film Festival award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... floating above their head. While most everyone has a shining 4- or 5-star rating, she's only got 2.5. Director, John Fortson A Best SuperShort!: "Game Night" - When a lonely taxi driver happens upon a football field, he falls into a memory of his ...

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  17. Early voting opens Oct. 17; two local races, important education amendment on ballotRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2016 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... it may be larger than the 2008 election!" There are two local races on the ballot. Madison County Democrat Cedric Fortson will face Republican John Scarborough for the county commission chairman's seat, while Democrat Conolus Scott Jr. will face ...

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  18. Madison County blotterRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... broken out of a bus with a rock. BURGLARY: On Oct. 3, Deputy Daniel Martin was dispatched to an unoccupied home on Fortson Store Road, Hull, where someone had forced their way inside. Nothing was missing. THEFT: On Oct. 4, Deputy Daniel Martin spoke ...

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  19. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... , notes and bonds, Columbus police reported Friday. The papers had been stolen from the home of James H. Roughton in Fortson.

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  20. Brian Dansbya s target: Teaching people the finer points of archeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Columbus Archery Academy at 4211 Milgen Road. He has been shooting competitively since 1999. The Columbus native and Fortson resident finds that mental escape in the form of a compound bow. Though he has long been a hunter using guns, he also picked ...

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