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  1. Metter police chief named to state group's boardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson was sworn in as the new third vice president of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police on Tuesday.

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  2. Cause of death changed for Lynn's 1st wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Barrow County News

    ... been ruled as undetermined after having been ruled a suicide since she and her unborn child were found dead at their Metter home. James Lynn remains in prison on a life sentence after being convicted of the 2011 murder of his wife Tonya Royster Lynn ...

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  3. Police looking for Metter armed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Statesboro365

    Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said about 2:15 p.m. Sunday "a black male, tall and slim build, with a short goatee beard, wearing a white T-shirt, dark long shorts, white socks, white shoes, dark sunglasses and what appears to be a white towel wrapped on his head" entered the America's Best Value Inn on Fortner Road, produced a handgun and took ... (more)

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  4. Metter police seek robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Statesboro Herald

    Metter police seek the public's help in identifying a man they say robbed a hotel Sunday afternoon near Interstate 16. The holdup took place around 2:15 p.m. Sunday at the Americas Best Value Inn on Fortner Road, Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said.

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  5. Hirsch, Norman H.Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... 76 LAKELAND - Norman H. Hirsch, 76, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Ogeechee Hospice. Born in Illinois, he moved to Metter, Georgia in 2004 from Auburndale, Florida. Norman retired as a newspaper printer with the New York Times and later became a ...

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  6. Vidalia onion growers say new disease hasn't hurt cropRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Packer

    ... that report," said Kevin Hendrix, chairman of the Vidalia Onion Committee and vice president of Hendrix Produce Inc., Metter, Ga. Bob Stafford, manager of the Vidalia Business Council, said the growers are aware of the disease, but it is not yet a ...

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  7. Kingston touts - local' appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Perdue, would make a Thursday campaign stop here. Although Kingston did not visit Statesboro this week, he was in Metter last Saturday for the Candler County Centennial Celebration, also visited Glennville that day, and was in Savannah, his home ...

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  8. Downed trees but no injuries in Tuesday stormRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Statesboro365

    ... Road. Other downed trees were reported near Portal on the Ben Grady Collins Road between, Cowboy Way and Portal-Metter Highway, Nesmith-Proctor Road, Lakeview Road near Old River Road, Agnes Pond Road, Bragg Chester Road, Portal-Metter Highway near ...

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  9. Police Report - 7-17-14; A man reported observing an "indecent act" inside a red Chevrolet HHR.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Statesboro Herald

    ... by the court system. STATESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT az Arrests a-2 Romualdo Plancart-Arellano, 25, Windwood Road, Metter - driving without a license, expired tag. a-2 Ashley Batton, 21, Clinton Avenue, Hinesville - wanted person. a-2 Kenneth Joshua ...

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  10. The Basic Training ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... that crooks are preying on their Facebook pages and exploiting personal situations for financial gain. A mother in Metter sent her 17-year-old son to basic training at Fort Leonard Wood in Missouri earlier in the year. Last week he sent a letter to ...

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  11. Engagement: Sittle-FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Coastal Courier

    Susan and Brett McCorkle of Hinesville announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica Suzanne Sittle to Jason Robert Franklin, son of Connie and B. Robert Franklin III of Metter, Georgia.

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  12. Ken's IGA expands in BrookletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Statesboro Herald

    ... The store draws customers not just from Brooklet and Statesboro, but from farther away towns such as Claxton, Metter and Millen. The new variety in dairy and frozen foods takes nothing away from the tradition of quality meats at attractive prices, ...

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  13. Candler, Evans counties to celebrate 100th birthdays.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Statesboro Herald

    ... 1921 for $125,000, prior to landscaping. The image, supplied by Carolyn Moore for "Past Times: A Pictorial History of Metter and Candler County," is reused with permission from The Metter Advertiser. Candler County and Evans County may not be ...

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... or interstate to merge to the right lane when faster traffic approaches from behind. Several drivers stopped at Metter's I-16 interchange praised the provision. "It seems like there would be accidents from drivers going slow in the fast lane and ...

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  15. Mastectomy swimwear designs - A glimpse into the future from FinlandRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | PR Log

    ... surgery and overcome breast cancer. It is incredible to see these bold women showing off Katriina Haikala and Vilma Metter's designs and each one of them look amazing. "We are proud to be part of an age where women can confidently display their ...

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  16. Lively, Frances L.Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... 91, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center of natural causes. Born April 26, 1923 in Metter, GA, Mrs. Lively was a longtime resident of Bartow. She was a member of the Main Street Baptist Church of Bartow. She was ...

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  17. Burglars caught red-handedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Statesboro365

    Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said in a statement released Wednesday officers responded to a burglary alarm at the JP Mart on Cedar Street about 11:30 Tuesday night.

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  18. Metter police catch burglars in the actRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    Metter police arrested two juveniles and an adult they say were caught in the act of burglarizing a store Tuesday night.

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  19. Dr. Kathryn Lovett remembered for her love of, service to communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... he said. "She told me, 'If you weren't my friend you would never have been my lawyer.'" Lovett was a native of Metter, but lived most of her adult life in Statesboro. She attended Georgia Southern College and graduated from the University of Georgia ...

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  20. Police Report - 6-4-14; A man told deputies that two men wearing ski masks kicked in the front door.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Eric Deontae Allen, 28, Eagle Court Apartments - probation violation. a-2 Donte Louis Taylor, 22, Washington Street, Metter - wanted person. az Incidents a-2 LANIER DRIVE - A man told officials at 6:03 a.m. Tuesday that his girlfriend hit him while ...

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