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  1. Mr. John Oliver JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Heard Citizen

    Funeral services for Mr. Jackson will be conducted on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 2:00 P.M., from the Stutts Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Steve Clotfelter officiating. Mr. Jackson was born on January 20, 1924 the Glenn Community of Heard County, Georgia, the son of the late Effie Maude Crenshaw Jackson and John Walter Jackson.

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  2. Man Executed For Killing DeputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | CBS Local

    ... of the 1995 murder of Baldwin County sheriff's deputy Will Robinson. (Photo by MIKE FIALA/AFP/Getty Images) JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a Georgia man has been executed for the 1995 killing of a Baldwin County sheriff's deputy, who was slain ...

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  3. Georgia executes man convicted of killing deputyRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. JACKSON, Ga. -- The U.S. Supreme Court denied a stay of execution for Robert Wayne Holsey, who died Tuesday in Georgia by lethal ...

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  4. Georgia executes man after Supreme Court denies stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | UPI

    The U.S. Supreme Court denied a stay of execution for Robert Wayne Holsey, who died Tuesday in Georgia by lethal injection. Holsey, 49, was executed at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison near Jackson, Ga., for killing Baldwin County, Ga., Sheriff's Deputy Will Robinson in 1995.

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  5. Man executed for killing Ga. deputy after robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... to present evidence that could have spared him the death penalty. Photo: Georgia Department Of Corrections, AP JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - A man convicted of killing a sheriff's deputy moments after robbing a convenience store in central Georgia was ...

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  6. Georgia man executed for killing deputy after robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | BayouBuzz.com

    JACKSON, Ga. -- Authorities say a Georgia man has been executed for the 1995 killing of a sheriff's deputy, who was slain minutes after a convenience Authorities said 49-year-old Robert Wayne Holsey was declared dead at 10:51 p.m. Tuesday at the state prison in Jackson.

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  7. Georgia executes prisoner denied appeal on mental disability groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | CBC News

    This undated photo shows the death chamber at the Georgia Diagnostic Prison in Jackson, Ga. Georgia on Tuesday executed a death-row inmate convicted of murdering a sheriff's deputy after a convenience store robbery in 1995, the state attorney general said in a statement.

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  8. Georgia executes man for 1995 murder of deputy sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    The state of Georgia executed convicted murderer Robert Wayne Holsey at 10:51 p.m. in Jackson, Georgia for the 1995 murder of a Baldwin County Deupty Sheriff after the U.S. Supreme Court denied Holsey's request for a stay of execution at 9:59 p.m.

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  9. Ga. set to execute man who killed sheriff's deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... to present evidence that could have spared him the death penalty. Photo: Georgia Department Of Corrections, AP JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Georgia is set to execute a man for the shooting death of a sheriff's deputy after a convenience store robbery in ...

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  10. How Do You Spell Barbecue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Southern Living

    ... for his or her place, but even that's not simple. For example, what should you call the classic old-school joint in Jackson, Georgia? "Fresh Air Barbecue", "Fresh Air Bar-B-Que", "Fresh Air Barbeque", or "Fresh Air Bar-B-Q?" I have no idea: all four ...

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  11. Fmr. Postal Service letter carrier gets 15 years in mail truck robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    LaTonya Evans , a former United Stated Postal Service letter carrier, has been sentenced to federal prison for providing information that enabled a robbery and resulted in a co-worker's shooting. Evans, 44, of Jackson, Ga., was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Thomas W. Thrash , Jr., to 15 years and eight months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release.

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  12. Midcoast Properties, Inc. Sells Six Property Self Storage PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | PR.com

    ... at 923 Highway 85S, Fayetteville, GA, consisted of 474 units and 70,725 rentable square feet. Storage Village Jackson, located at 1228 Brookwood Av, Jackson, GA, consisted of 428 units and 57,350 rentable square feet. Midcoast Properties, Inc. is a ...

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  13. Miss Donna's pet boarding facility for well mannered animalsRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    ... for well mannered animals New facility now open. Donna Rieder, the director, operated a similar facility earlier, in Jackson, GA, before searching for her forever home elsewhere, which she found in Adair County, and fell in love with the property ...

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  14. Fulton Schools To Hold Second Redistricting MeetingRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... of Highway 9 and Thomas Drive in Roswell. Scheduled to open in August 2015, it will temporarily serve as Esther Jackson Elementary School for one year only so that school can be torn down and be rebuilt on its current site. Once the new Esther ...

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  15. Spade and Trowel Garden Club receives many awards at District meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Thomaston Times

    Thirteen members of the Spade and Trowel Garden Club attended the Redbud District meeting in Jackson, Georgia on Thursday, October 16. District Director Emily Wilbert presented the club first place for the Lullwater Gavel award. It is presented to the club applying for the most awards, including State, Deep South and National Awards.

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  16. Peek Through Time: Jury-Rowe building furnished Jackson homes for 100 years before fire leveled itRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | MLive.com

    Today, there's a parking lot next to Mat's Cafe & Catering at 212 S. Mechanic St. in downtown Jackson. But if you look closely at Mat's building, which is part of the former Adams Hotel, you can see in the brick a silhouette of a great store that once stood next to it.

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  17. Fulton To Reveal 'Special Features' at Replacement Jackson Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Construction and design information for the replacement Esther Jackson Elementary School in Roswell will be presented at a community meeting on Nov. 10. The school's architect as well as construction management and facilities planning representatives from the school system will be on hand to show the school's proposed design and "discuss its special features," the school system said in a press release. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the current school at 1400 Martin Road in Roswell.

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  18. Police Report - 10-18-14; A man said someone broke into his home and stole black and purple curtainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... the court system. STATESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT az Arrests/Citations a-2 Lauren Elizabeth Wright, 20, East Ball Road, Jackson, Ga. - underage possession of alcohol. a-2 Terriance Nakia Brown, 19, Georgia Avenue - probation violation. a-2 James ...

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  19. Scalia, Lawrence v. Texas, and the legitimizing of incestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | RedState

    ... [ ed note, yes, Christopher is the sister which may explain a lot ] of Guyton and her brother, Timothy Savoy, 25, of Jackson, GA, were inside of the tractor trailer at the County Side Baptist Church on Highway 30 having sex prior to being stopped by ...

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  20. Grantville candidate event 6 p.m. tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    ... organizations, including questions submitted before the event and from the audience. The moderator will be Dean Jackson, public information officer for the Coweta County School System and the Chamber's vice chair for advocacy. The Oct. 9 Candidate ...

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