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  1. Top pick Joey Bart visits AT&T before starting minor league assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Strickland, and of course, Buster Posey. Ten years ago, Posey was the No. 5 overall pick by the Giants. He is from Leesburg, Ga., about 210 miles south of where Bart grew up in Buford. Bart has obviously watched Posey's career with interest. Bart ...

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  2. More arrests made in Dougherty and Lee County entering autos spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    Timothy Williams and Jacob Wooley are behind bars, facing multiple entering auto charges in Albany, Dougherty County, Leesburg and Lee County. The two have also been connected to at least six break-ins in Northwest Albany's Wexford Drive and Doublegate Drive area.

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  3. Renovations to the old Leesburg Train Depot are nearly completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... visitors center so it's fully utilized all the time," explained Alexander. "This will be a real pride, not only for Leesburg, but for Lee County. This is our county seat. I think everybody's going to take pride in this building," said Alexander.

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  4. Police: Leesburg death could have been caused by drug overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police in Leesburg said they believe a woman's death on Wednesday could have been caused by a drug overdose. On Thursday, investigators said that they are now waiting on a toxicology report from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Crime Lab.

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  5. On Tap this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The Daily Commercial

    ... extravaganzas. For an artistic view, try out the Mount Dora Art Splash Friday or the Art of Song and Art Market in Leesburg Friday. Join all the cool cats today at the Orlando Cat Cafe in Clermont as they honor their new partner, SPCA Florida. If ...

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  6. Former burn pit inspector says warnings were largely ignored by Pentagon officials during Iraq WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Fox News

    ... tell me where it was, I just followed my nose," Brewer said in an exclusive interview with Fox News at his home in Leesburg, Ga. "It's like if you ever smelled a dead animal. You may not be able to describe it, but you'll know it the next time you ...

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  7. Lsu LHP Nick Bush first Tiger selected in MLB draft; six total Tigers draftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | WBRZ

    ... Nick Bush was selected Tuesday in the eighth round (pick No. 246) by the Colorado Rockies. The left-hander from Leesburg, Ga., was 1-1 this season with a 3.40 ERA, working 47.2 innings in 19 relief appearances and five starts. He allowed 44 hits and ...

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  8. LSU's Nick Bush selected in MLB Draft by RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... MLB Draft. Bush was selected in the eighth round (pick No. 246) by the Colorado Rockies. Bush, a left-hander from Leesburg, Ga., was 1-1 this season with a 3.40 ERA, working 47.2 innings in 19 relief appearances and five starts. He allowed 44 hits ...

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  9. Lsu LHP Nick Bush Selected in Day 2 of MLB DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... MLB Draft. Bush was selected in the eighth round (pick No. 246) by the Colorado Rockies. Bush, a left-hander from Leesburg, Ga., was 1-1 this season with a 3.40 ERA, working 47.2 innings in 19 relief appearances and five starts. He allowed 44 hits ...

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  10. 2018 primary season ends with - wows' and - yawns'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Walker County Messenger

    ... Rynders in House District 152, Gerald Greene in 153 and Winfred Dukes in 154 had no primary opposition. Rynders, R-Leesburg, will face Marcus Batten of Leesburg in the general election, while Greene, R-Cuthbert, faces Democrat Joyce Barlow of ...

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  11. Former Leesburg police chief laid to rest WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Funeral services will be held for long-time Leesburg Police Chief Charles Moore at First Baptist Church of Leesburg starting at 1 p.m. Chief Moore served many years with the Leesburg Police Department, and now LPD is asking the community to come out to say their final goodbyes. He also spent time with the Lee County Sheriff's Office and Crisp County Sheriff's Office before coming back to serve as chief of his hometown.

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  12. John Stephan GraffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Recorder

    Born in Amsterdam, N.Y. on April 24, 1935, John is survived by his four children Laurie Resila of Rotterdam, NY, Michael Graff of Leesburg, Ga., Jeffrey Graff of Canandaigua, N.Y. and Lisa Castro of North Yarmouth, ME; his eight grandchildren, Alexander, Nathaniel and Stephanie Resila, Galen and Noah Graff, David and Erica Graff and Joelle Castro; his sister, Antoinette Bryant of Florida; his sister-in-law Michelle Jerold of Cutchogue; along with many cousins, nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his wife of 54 years, Patricia Graff; his parents, Anthony and Stephanie Graff; and his brother, Joseph Graff.

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  13. Ken Hodges held a press conference on Monday ahead of Tuesday's election.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | WALB-TV Albany

    Former Dougherty District Attorney and Albany native Ken Hodges received the endorsement of a number of South Georgia law enforcement officials Monday. "I want to take a minute to honor one of our law enforcement officers that we just lost, Chief Charles Moore, a good friend, the former chief of Leesburg.

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  14. Tippins, Duncan campaigns come to Albany areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | The McDuffie Progress

    GOP gubernatorial hopeful Clay Tippins read to Kinchafoonee Primary School students in Leesburg Friday. One of the primary focuses of Tippins' campaign has been improving third-grade reading scores in Georgia.

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  15. LSU wins NCAA critical game with Bush, CabreraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | The Town Talk

    ... hitters, who managed just five hits and one earned run in six innings against Bush, a sophomore left-hander from Leesburg, Georgia. He struck out two and walked one for the victory to improve to 1-1 on the season. "He's clutch," said freshman Daniel ...

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  16. William "Eddie" Perry Jr Dies At 84Read the original story

    May 11, 2018 | Southwest Florida Online

    Mr. William "Eddie" Edward Perry, Jr., 84, of Leesburg, GA, passed away on his birthday Friday, May 4, 2018, at his home while surrounded by his family. A memorial service will be conducted at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, May 12, 2018, at St. Patrick's Episcopal Church in Albany.

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  17. Crews have responded to an accident in Leesburg.Read the original story

    May 9, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A medical evacuation helicopter is on its way to a crash at the corner of US-19 and GA-32 in Leesburg.

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  18. Winners announced in Rome Kiwanis Art ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | Rome News

    ... rship winners had their winning art entered into the Georgia District Kiwanis statewide art showcase on April 28 in Leesburg. Grades 6-8 will compete for special recognition. Grades 9-12 will compete for educational scholarships.

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  19. Lineman announces plan to transfer from Georgia football programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... lifetime memories I've created with my teammates, fans and the Athens community." Barnes, a redshirt sophomore from Leesburg, Georgia, played in one game over two seasons. He signed with Georgia as a four-star recruit, according to ESPN.com, in head ...

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  20. Chris Barnes announces intention to transfer from Georgia football programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Loudon County News

    ... depth. He made his collegiate debut this past season in Georgia's win over Missouri on Oct. 14, 2017. A native of Leesburg, Georgia, Barnes was a three-star recruit in the Class of 2016, according to the 247Sports Composite. Although they didn't ...

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