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  1. Soft lockdown lifted at 3 Columbia Co. schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Grovetown High School, Columbia Middle School and Baker Place Elementary were placed on lockdown Friday afternoon because of a bomb threat in a nearby neighborhood, said Maj. Rick Whitaker with the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. Grovetown Dept. of Public Safety seeking suspect in hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... accused of hitting a 15-year-old with their car on Katherine St. at Beth Ave. and leaving the scene on Sunday. Grovetown Public Safety posted on their Facebook page saying around noon a black Dodge pick-up truck struck the teen near the railroad ...

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  3. Requirements to be in law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | News 12 WRDW

    ... do that by looking at the application or one simple interview," he said. Of all the agencies we reached out to Grovetown Public Safety was the only one who said they do not do a psych exam. We asked the Richmond County Sheriff's Office and it is ...

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  4. Verlin C. StaabRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Hays Daily News

    ... Hopkins. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church; burial in Bellevue Memorial Gardens, Grovetown, Ga. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road, Augusta, ...

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  5. Grovetown to enact Citizens on Patrol programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    Less than 4 weeks after vandals slashed tires in a Grovetown neighborhood -- the Department of Public Safety decided to speed up plans to start a volunteer watchdog program. Ten hand-picked volunteers will go through training for the position, which will drive around in an easily identifiable car.

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  6. Veteran credits dog for aiding his PSTD issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... his life as a service dog about 14 months ago. “He stays with me 24 hours a day,” said Moseley, a Grovetown resident. “I still have nightmares and panic attacks, but Benji is there to help with me anything I need. I can tell him ...

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  7. Warrior's Walk zoning passed by Columbia County CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | News 12 WRDW

    ... place," he said. That place will be called Warrior's Walk. It is on the corner or Baker Place and Warrior Way, by Grovetown High School. "It's a little different niche for a dentist but its great because you have to do all the planning and all, ...

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  8. Columbia County School Board approves rezoning planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... into effect with some stipulations. Superintendent Sandra Carraway asked that the rezoning plan for Greenbriar and Grovetown High Schools be moved up a year, but students currently at the schools will be granted waivers to stay there if they choose. ...

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  9. Grovetown neighborhood target for car break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    News 12 First at Five / Monday, January 26, 2015 GROVETOWN, Ga -- A man is facing charges accused in a string of car break-ins in Grovetown. Officers arrested Trey Hatchett Sunday.

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  10. Prison chic: Georgia inmates forced to dress in hot-pink uniforms...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Pink is the new black: Georgia inmates forced to dress in hot-pink uniforms while collecting litter on the street - to make sure they never want to come back About 10 inmates donned the first batch of the brightly colored uniforms this month as they picked up trash along the city's roads. Hot pink uniforms are the newest fashion for inmates at the city jail in Grovetown, Georgia; Ten inmates donned the first batch of the brightly colored uniforms a few weeks ago With the new rule mandating male inmates, who normally wear orange, to now wear pink - it seems to be working as sergeants said inmates commented they do not want to return to the jail if they have to wear the color, reported Atlanta Daily World.

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  11. Harlem begins the search for a new police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    News 12 @ 6 o'clock / Friday, January 23, 2015 HARLEM, Ga -- As Chief Jones settles into his new job in Grovetown, Harlem is still looking to fill his position there. They opened up the application a little more than a week ago, and applications are already coming in.

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  12. Massive Winter Storm Sweeps Up East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WSB-TV

    ... details of the snow, ice and rain. Where and when. Inmates at a Georgia jail are now wearing pink jumpsuits. The Grovetown jail in Columbia County started making male inmates wear pink this week. A man accused of sucker punching at least three ...

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  13. Georgia inmates forced to wear hot pink jumpsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WPXI

    Inmates at a Georgia jail are now wearing pink jumpsuits. The Grovetown jail in Columbia County started making male inmates wear pink this week.

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  14. Georgia inmates to wear hot-pink uniformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Gary Jones, the public safety chief in the east Georgia city of Grovetown, says he hopes the inmates will be seen in their pink uniforms while collecting litter on public roads. Jones tells The Augusta Chronicle that he envisions motorists driving by and deciding they never want to be in that position.

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  15. Grovetown inmates wear hot pink uniformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Maricopa Country Detention Officer Rene Ansley holds up one of the pink boxer style underware male inmates wear inside Sheriff Joe Arpaio's tent city jail in 2010. Picture: Paul J Richards Atlanta - Hot pink uniforms are the newest fashion for inmates at the city jail in Grovetown, Georgia, whose public safety chief views the style as a crime-fighting weapon.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Well pink is the new orange at a local jail in Grovetown. " Usually like I've seen the white and different colors, but I mean not really pink.

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  17. Grovetown road improvement plans setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    But she and her husband decided to move to Grovetown, notorious for its traffic trials and tribulations, as the area population grows larger every year. "When I have to go to work down in Evans, I've tried four different routes and all routes seem to take me 45 minutes to an hour to drive," she described, "It's pretty hardcore."

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  18. Georgia city puts inmates in pink uniforms as crime deterrentRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Hot pink uniforms are the newest fashion for inmates at the city jail in Grovetown, Georgia, whose public safety chief views the style as a crime-fighting weapon. "Folks will see our inmates picking up trash in the gullies wearing hot pink, and hopefully it'll give them a second thought if they want to come here and do wrong," Gary Jones, director of the city's public safety department, said on Thursday.

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  19. Suspects still at large in Hawkmoor Drive kidnapping attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | News 12 WRDW

    The Columbia County Sheriff's Office tells News 12 two surveillance pictures show the men in the Grovetown Walmart from between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 15. The kidnapping attempt happened in the Tudor Branch neighborhood. Resident Sally Burt said she was surprised to hear about the incident.

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  20. Middle schooler's idea to lower minumim age for Georgia Senate from 25 to 21 introduced as billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A grassroots movement launched by an Augusta-area middle-schooler is bearing fruit as lawmakers announced on the first day of the General Assembly that they are introducing his proposal to change the state constitution to lower the minimum age for serving in the legislature. Twelve-year-old C.J. Pearson of Columbia Middle School in Grovetown couldn't get an excuse from class for the press conference the morning of the gubernatorial inauguration, but his impact was felt there and possibly statewide one day.

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