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  1. Football: Leopards ready for region home opener vs. Oglethorpe Co.Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 19 | MainStreetNews.com

    Last Friday, the Banks County High School football team opened Region 8-AA play at Social Circle. The result was a successful trip: 32-10 win.

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  2. Football: Walker, Leopards roll by Eagles, 50-10Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | MainStreetNews.com

    Terrance Walker tasted the end zone Friday. Then he went back for seconds, thirds, fourths and fifths.

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  3. Banks Co. 50, East Jackson 10: Leopards' Walker has monster night in rout of EaglesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 8 | MainStreetNews.com

    East Jackson notched a road win last week at Oglethorpe County, but Banks County put any thoughts of a winning streak to rest Friday, downing the Eagles 50-10 in Homer. The Leopards were led by a freight-train rushing night from senior Terrance Walker, who carried the ball 21 times for 247 yards and five scores.

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  4. 'Bob' MyersRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 5 | MainStreetNews.com

    Robert Arthur "Bob" Myers, 93, passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Mr. Myers was born on August 27, 1925, in Cliffview, Va., the son of the late Hugh and Amelia Bourne Myers.

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  5. 46th annual Holiday Festival planned Aug. 31-Sept. 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 29 | MainStreetNews.com

    The 46th annual Homer Holiday Festival will be held Friday, Aug. 31, and Saturday, Sept. 1, in downtown Homer.

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  6. Football: Leopards fall to Jackson Co. in season openerRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    When you look at the stat sheet of Friday night's game between the Banks County Leopards and the Jackson County Panthers, it will read the Panthers' offense gained only 180 total yards and lost two fumbles. Those same sheets, however, will read the Leopards committed two turnovers, gained only 174 total yards, had a punt blocked and gave up an opening-drive safety.

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  7. Jackson Co. 23, Banks Co. 0: Defensive-minded Panthers post shutout in openerRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    The last two seasons, the Jackson County Panthers and Banks County Leopards have opened the season to close battles with the Panthers coming out on top. On Friday night, the result was the same with Panthers opening the season with a win but in more dominating fashion, shutting out the Leopards 23-0 in Homer.

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  8. Football: Leopards open season vs. Jackson Co.Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    The 2018 football season officially arrives this Friday night. And for the Banks County Leopards, the season begins with a familiar foe, the Jackson County Panthers.

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  9. Danny CooperRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Danny Eugene Cooper, 80, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Mr. Cooper was born in Between, Ga., the son of the late Hugh and Julia Phillips Cooper.

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  10. 46th annual Holiday Festival planned Aug. 31-Sept. 1Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    The 46th annual Homer Holiday Festival will be held Friday, Aug. 31, and Saturday, Sept. 1, in downtown Homer.

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  11. Ricki BlackwellRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Ricki Edward Blackwell, 63, died Monday, July 23, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Blackwell was born in Commerce, the son of the late Jack and Mollie Boswell Blackwell.

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  12. Runoff election set TuesdayRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Early voting for the July 24 runoff election will be through Friday, July 20. All early voting will be held at the Elections Office, located at 226 Candler Street, Homer, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Election Day, Tuesday, July 24, all 13 voting precincts will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There will be no Saturday voting. Absentee ballots by mail are available now.

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  13. Fireworks planned Wednesday in HomerRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    The Town of Homer and the Homer Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting the annual Fireworks Display on July 4. The event will be held at the Banks County High School, located just south of Homer on State Route 164. Show time will be approximately 9:30 p.m. "As always we ask that people please respect the school property and clean up their area," leaders state.

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  14. Early voting coming up for July 24 electionRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Early voting for the July 24 runoff election will be held Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 20. All early voting will be held at the Elections Office, located at 226 Candler Street, Homer, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Election Day, Tuesday, July 24, all 13 voting precincts will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There will be no Saturday voting. Voting also will not be held on Wednesday, July 4. Absentee ballots by mail are available now.

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  15. Linda Ann ChambersRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Linda Ann Chambers, 74, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Ms. Chambers was born on October 23, 1943, in Banks County, Ga., the daughter of the late Jack and Gladys Louise Chambers.

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  16. Tanger recognized by Chamber CVBRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Tanger Outlet Center received the Business of the Year Award at the June meeting of the Banks County Chamber of Commerce CVB. Mark Valentine, general manger of Tanger, accepted the award from Becky Carlan, Chamber CVB representative.

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  17. Ruth BoltonRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Ruth Jeannette Mealor Bolton, 84, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Northridge Medical Center. Mrs. Bolton was the daughter of the late Hoyt and Ethel Parr Mealor.

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  18. Homer approves FY19 budgetRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    The Homer City Council unanimously approved its fiscal year 2019 budget for the general fund and water department last week. The general fund will increase by $9,800 to $487,400 and the water fund will increase by 20 percent, from $204,800 to $246,500.

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  19. Hugh WilsonRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Hugh Mitchell Wilson, 78, died Friday, June 1, 2018, at Kindred Hospice. Mr. Wilson was born in Homer, the son of the late Hugh Lee and Donnie Mae Cain Wilson.

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  20. Ruby Jo WoodyRead the original story

    May 7, 2018 | MainStreetNews.com

    Ruby Jo Martin Woody, 84, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018. Mrs. Woody was born on April 2, 1934, in Homer, Ga., the daughter of the late Joe Brown Martin and Ruby Griffin.

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