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  1. 4 killed in deadly wreck on I-16 in Emanuel County ID'edRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | FOX Carolina

    Georgia State Patrol is investigating a deadly accident in Emanuel County on I-16 at mile marker 88 that killed four people after two vehicles collided head-on around noon on Sunday. According to the Swainsboro coroner, Lynn Harden, Dianne Mincey Milledge and Jamay Milledge of Metter were killed in the crash.

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  2. 4 killed, 4 injured in deadly wreck on I-16 in Emanuel CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Georgia State Patrol is investigating a deadly accident in Emanuel County on I-16 at mile marker 88 that killed four people after two vehicles collided head-on around noon on Sunday. One lane of eastbound I-16 was shut down and traffic was moving slowly in the area for hours as officials with the Georgia State Patrol, Emanuel County Sheriff's Office, Swainsboro Fire Department and EMS conducted their preliminary investigation.

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  3. 4 killed in deadly Emanuel Co. wreck on Eb I-16 at MM 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Georgia State Patrol is investigating a deadly accident in Emanuel County on I-16 at mile marker 88 killing four people after two vehicles collided head-on around noon on Sunday. One lane of eastbound I-16 is still shut down and traffic is moving slowly in the area as officials with the Georgia State Patrol, Emanuel County Sheriff's Office, Swainsboro Fire Department and EMS are investigating the providing aid to those involved.

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  4. Ogeechee River: Crown Jewel of Coastal GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Coastal Courier

    ... south of Richmond Hill. The Canoochee River is the major tributary that flows into the Ogeechee. It runs through Swainsboro and Claxton and meets with the Ogeechee at I-95. Both rivers are considered blackwater, or freshwater, rivers. Though the ...

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  5. Bulloch County Disc Golf Course opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Statesboro Herald

    ... off Mill Creek Road Friday afternoon. Clements is plays disc golf on the course at East Georgia State College in Swainsboro and is excited to have another option close by. A small crowd of Bulloch County officials and disc golf fans gathered Friday ...

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  6. High School: Liberty County holds off Americus-SumterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | SavannahNow

    ... points. "It was a well-played, hard-fought game for 32 minutes," LCHS coach Willie Graham said in a text message. SWAINSBORO - Korey Summerville scored 23 points and Clifford Dixon added 13 to lead Swainsboro past Model in the Elite Eight of the ...

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  7. Another big game for CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... game brought back memories of the 2014 state tournament when Callaway won back-to-back games against Thomson and Swainsboro by a combined nine points. Braylon Sanders, who as a sophomore is preparing to start his seventh state-tournament game, led ...

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  8. Schools must be neutral to religionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Pacific Daily News

    A lawsuit filed in Swainsboro, Georgia, last week uncovers yet another rural school district living in a time warp -- a 1950s world where teachers still lead children in daily prayer and send dissenters into the hallway.

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  9. Crisp Regional chosen as part of pilot programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... spitals are Union General in Blairsville, Appling Health System in Baxley, and Emanuel Regional Medical Center in Swainsboro. Copyright 2015 WALB . All rights reserved.

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  10. STC Scholarship WinnersRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Southeast Georgia Today

    ... a lot of hard work to get where you are tonight.' The Matthew Anders Memorial Scholarship winner was Amber Kay of Swainsboro. The Louie and Betty Calhoun Scholarship was awarded to Renee Robins of Uvalda. Katrina Brinson of Vidalia received the ...

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  11. Rural health panel offers plan to cut ER useRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Albany Herald

    The four pilot sites would be based in hospitals that serve different rural regions of the state: Union General in Blairsville, Appling HealthCare in Baxley, Crisp Regional in Cordele and Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro.

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  12. Rural health panel backs changes at struggling Georgia hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Statesboro Herald

    ... General in Blairsville, Appling Health System in Baxley, Crisp Regional in Cordele and Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro. "Just as a medical emergency can't wait, neither can we wait to act upon these recommendations," Deal said in a statement. ...

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  13. Two Area Hospitals Involved in Pilot ProjectRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Southeast Georgia Today

    ... are Union General, Appling Health System in Baxley , Crisp Regional and Emanuel Regional Medical Center in Swainsboro. 'Just as a medical emergency can't wait, neither can we wait to act upon these recommendations,' said Deal. 'An additional $3 ...

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  14. Schools still struggle with religionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Hays Daily News

    A lawsuit filed in Swainsboro, Ga., recently uncovers yet another rural school district living in a time warp -- a 1950s world where teachers still lead children in daily prayer and send dissenters into the hallway. Some of the teachers at Swainsboro elementary school not only lead prayers in the classroom, but also embarrass and proselytize children whose parents oppose school-sponsored prayers, according to the complaint filed by the Freedom from Religion Foundation on behalf of two families. 1 comment

  15. Boys' basketball: Scorekeeper error costs Georgia teamRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Los Angeles Times

    Former Campbell Hall basketball Coach Terry Kelly is the head coach at Holy Innocents in Atlanta, and this past week, his team was eliminated from the Georgia state playoffs after an apparent scorekeeper's error. Holy Innocents lost in overtime, 57-52, but it was a point credited during regulation to Swainsboro that proved most costly.

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  16. Opinion: Fifty years on, schools still struggle with religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Pocono Record

    A lawsuit filed in Swainsboro, Georgia, last week uncovers yet another rural school district living in a time warp - a 1950s world where teachers still lead children in daily prayer and send dissenters into the hallway. Some of the teachers at Swainsboro elementary school not only lead prayers in the classroom, but also embarrass and proselytize children whose parents oppose school-sponsored prayers, according to the complaint filed by the Freedom From Religion Foundation on behalf of two families.

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  17. First Amendment: Fifty years later, schools still struggle with religionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Janesville Gazette

    A lawsuit filed in Swainsboro, Georgia, last week uncovers yet another rural school district living in a time warp - a 1950s world where teachers still lead children in daily prayer and send dissenters into the hallway. Some of the teachers at Swainsboro elementary school not only lead prayers in the classroom but also embarrass and proselytize children whose parents oppose school-sponsored prayers, according to the complaint filed by the Freedom From Religion Foundation on behalf of two families.

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  18. Dykes scores first NeSmith DLMS win at Golden IslesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... of victory to the checkered flag over the second-place finisher Corey Gordon of Charlotte, N.C. Chesley Dixon of Swainsboro, Ga. made a late-race charge to take the third spot. Chase Edge of LaFayette, Ala. was fourth. William Thomas of Phenix City, ...

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  19. Floating Docks Key for GiellaRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | FLW Outdoors

    ... The tactic proved successful as Giella netted three more bass before noon to seal the deal. Roy Beneteau of Swainsboro, Georgia, weighed in a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 11 ounces Saturday to win $1,757 in the co-angler division. The top 50 ...

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  20. Henderson wins in Saturday NeSmith action at BrunswickRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... N.C. drove to a fourth place finish in his first ever start with the NeSmith Late Models. Jeremy Faircloth of Swainsboro, Ga. took the fifth spot and Ches Chester of Twin City, Ga. started 23rd and finished sixth to earn the Beyea Headers Hard ...

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