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  1. Sheriff Jolley reacts to tragic death on Interstate 185Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Four days after a man fleeing from the Georgia State Patrol was struck and killed Saturday by his vehicle on Interstate 185, Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley thanked friends for support in a Facebook post late Wednesday. Demetris Dalton, 42, of Lumpkin, Ga., died after running from his crashed Ford Fusion and crossing the concrete median into the northbound lanes of the highway about 9:28 p.m..

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  2. Official: Sheriff Jolley was the driver who fatally struck man fleeing trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley was off duty and driving home Saturday night when he fatally struck a man running from authorities , an official with the Georgia State Patrol confirmed. Georgia State Trooper Charles Holloway allegedly spotted 42-year-old Demetris Dalton speeding in a Ford Fusion on Interstate 185 around 9:28 p.m. Saturday.

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  3. Jamaican facing deportation vowed to a bash the heada of federal judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A federal judge in Columbus has sentenced a Jamaican man being held at the Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Ga., to 41 months in prison for threatening a federal official. Chief U.S. District Court Judge Clay Land sentenced Delroy Anthony McLean for threatening to "bash the head" of Judge Sandra Arrington-Dempsey, threatening her husband and repeating the threats outside a courtroom. 8 comments

  4. 911 calls in lawmakera s shooting reveal more information on shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    This is a copy of the E911 call from Foxes Cinema to 911 to report a shooting behind the store on January 26, 2017, in which State Reg. Gerald Greene, R-Cuthbert, was injured.

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  5. Westville begins archaeological study of new siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Now that the ceremonial groundbreaking has taken place, Westville is moving forward with an archaeological study of the site, according to Darby Britto, Westville's director of marketing. The new Westville off South Lumpkin Road is known by archaeologists as the Averett site, first studied by archaeologist David Chase in the early 1950s.Westville has hired a local firm, Southern Research, Historic Preservation Consultants, to conduct the archaeological surveys of the site.

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  6. Permit granted for scaled down SOA Watch protest outside Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    School of the Americas Watch has been granted a permit for a scaled-down, one-day protest this month outside the gates of Fort Benning on Benning Road, a Columbus Police Department official said . Retired Police Lt.

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  7. Bo Bartlett Center closer to permanent home at Columbus StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Columbus Police Chief, Ricky Boren, said in a press conference that Daniel Ray Crisp, has been taken into custody and charged with burglary. The investigation continues and police will keep patrolling the neighborhood overnight to ensure safety.

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  8. Sideline Superstars: Spencer High's color guard commander carries on family JROTC traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Trinity Thomas is a student with a GPA of 4.1 at Spencer High. She is also the color guard commander at the school, carrying on the family tradition of participating in JROTC.

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  9. Columbus police chief recounts the Hilton Avenue BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Columbus Police are currently investigating a shooting of a Warrior Cab Company driver. No details about the driver's condition are available at this time.

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  10. Police SWAT team on scene at Hilton AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A SWAT team is on scene at an incident on Hilton Avenue. Stay with us as we update this story with more information.

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  11. Attorney for McNeese Drive burglary suspect who was shot speaks after courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Attorney Michael Eddings, who represents Brandon Rozier, said his client was visiting his father at the time Monday's McNeese Drive burglary. Police said Rozier was identified as the suspect who was shot in the head while fleeing the victim's house.

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  12. Warrior cab towed away from shooting scene at Parkwood Mobile Home ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    This is the 53rd year for the Columbus-Fort Benning Shrine Club Circus. Mark Cantrell, the circus chairman, gives you the basic details and a sneak peak at the exotic animal petting zoo, something new for this year.

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  13. Police on scene investigating shooting of local cab driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Four girls at St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School have taken on the duty of delivering water to football players and coaches on the sideline. This year, coaches decided to reward their hard work with team uniforms.

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  14. Pasaquan to reopen to the public after two years of restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Gazing at the colorful sculptures, Michael McFalls, director of Pasaquan, recalled the severe conditions Pasaquan faced two years ago. "Floors were sinking in, walls were falling down, paints were peeling off," he said. 5 comments

  15. Family, friends remember Antonio Robinson after last gunman sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Dr. Gloria Johnson-Rodgers talks about Toys For Tots effort at Cathedral of Prayer Church of God in Christ on Buena Vista Road in Columbus. Ga. Hoop skirts, hand plows, bonnets.

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  16. Sunday Interview: Judge Mary BucknerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    In this excerpt from the Sunday Interview, Columbus Recorder's Court Judge Mary Buckner talks about the importance her parents, in particular her father, placed on getting a college education. A Muscogee County high school's automotive program recently received the most online votes in its region to become a finalist in the Quaker State Best in Class Challenge, winning a chance to restore and customize a classic Mustang and compete for the grand prize.

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  17. Westville breaks ground to begin move to ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Using 19th Century hand plows, Historic Westville Executive Director Leo Goodsell and three other dignitaries ceremonially broke ground at the site that will host the new version of the 1850s living museum after it moves here from Lumpkin, Ga. Goodsell, Mayor Teresa Tomlinson, Westville Executive Committee Chair Tripp Blankenship and Convention and Visitors Bureau President Peter Bowden pushed the plows through a patch of turned soil, marking the beginning of a new chapter for the historic village that has been in Lumpkin since 1966.

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  18. Westville sets new site groundbreaking for Oct. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Historic Westville will break ground on its new location off South Lumpkin Road at 10 a.m. on Oct. 12, the living history museum announced today. But because of limited space at the undeveloped site, the ceremony will be by invitation only.

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  19. Major economic progress you just might not have noticedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Most recently, a political consultant from Atlanta told the local Urban League that business invests in north Columbus, while south Columbus residents have to drive north for things like Krispy Kreme donuts. "We have a system in place that systematically excludes individuals because of their race," said Vincent Watkins of the Watkins Group.

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  20. Sunday Interview with Tonza Thomas: a Ia ve been fighting ... to gain my youth and my dignity back.aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    As president of the Columbus branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Tonza Thomas has been a visible grassroots leader in the community. She was at the center of local controversy for demanding the termination of the city's Crime Prevention Director Seth Brown over a July 1 reference he made about a "redneck bomb" on Facebook.

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