Atkinson County Newswire

Atkinson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Atkinson County, GA.

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  1. The Rev. Dr. Douglas MaloneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Times Georgian

    The Rev. Doctor Douglas C. Maloney, 84, of Temple, Georgia, died, with his family surrounding him, on Wednesday, January 27, 2016.

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  2. Anderson, Jeannette B.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Lakeland Ledger

    JEANNETTE B. ANDERSON, 91 LAKELAND - Jeannette Anderson, age 91, passed away January 30, 2016. She was born on January 17, 1925, to Robert and Cleo Brinson in Pearson, GA.

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  3. The Clinch County News, ObituariesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Clinch County News

    Ms. Georgie Ann Scurry Roundtree, 71, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016, in the Mayo Clinic Health System, Waycross, GA, following an extended illness. Ms. Roundtree was born December 8, 1944, in Blackshear, Ga.

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  4. School District Celebrates Educators With BanquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Patch.com

    Canton, GA -- The Cherokee County School District recently honored outstanding educators with an elegant dinner, tributes and gifts at the CCSD 2016 Teacher of the Year Recognition Banquet. The annual dinner for the district-wide winner and school-level Teachers of the Year was co-hosted by Credit Union of Georgia and Northside Hospital-Cherokee on Dec. 10, 2015, at the Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center in Canton.

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  5. LCHA awards several contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    The Liberty County Hospital Authority held its monthly meeting Dec. 22, albeit at 1:33 p.m. instead of 12:45 p.m., because of another meeting running long and a lunch break. Total patient revenue before expenses was $9,861,223.70.

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  6. Four suspects arrested in hotel shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... in Savannah Georgia due to the extent of his injuries. Investigators with the Pearson Police Department, Atkinson County Sheriff's Office and GBI then began an investigation where it was determined that Juan Mendez had been shot over a $65 cell ...

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  7. Person shot in Atkinson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    The victim survived, and is in the hospital, in critical condition. Three men are in custody, awaiting formal charges. A juvenile boy is also expected to be charged. We are working on more details for this story, so stay with WALB for additional info.

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  8. Georgia Partnership for Telehealth Awarded the HRSA Rural Child Poverty Telehealth Network GrantRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... County Board of Education, Appling Community Connection, Atkinson Family Connection Collaborative and Atkinson County Board of Education. The purpose of GCHIN is to address the urgent healthcare needs of approximately 5,333 school aged children ...

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  9. Naomi Josephine Bryson WinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    Born in Bristol, GA on July 5, 1925, she had lived in Pierce and Appling Counties all of her life.

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  10. Deadly semi crash snarls traffic in Atkinson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Traffic was snarled Friday morning near Willacoochee after a semi-truck hauling gas crashed on Highway 82 around 6 a.m. killing the driver. The tanker, carrying 7,500 gallons of fuel, ran into the back of a pick up truck.

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  11. Names released in Willacoochee shooting deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Atkinson County Sheriff David Moore says a family member has been charged with killing the man who shot and killed his relative Sunday night, at a horse training facility in Willacoochee. Mauricio Figueroa-Garcia is in the Atkinson County Jail, charged with murder, aggravated assault, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.

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  12. The shooting occurred on this property in Atkinson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Atkinson County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene around 8:45 Sunday night, and say two men were already dead upon arrival. The GBI doesn't know when or where the suspect was arrested, but the incident stems from an argument between the shooter and the two victims.

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  13. Willacoochee deaths stem from argument between menRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An investigation is underway into a deadly double shooting at a horse racing track in Willacoochee on Gussie Wall Road. The Atkinson County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene around 8:45 Sunday night, and say two men were already dead upon arrival.

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  14. Two dead in shooting at Willacoochee horse trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An investigation is underway into a deadly double shooting at a horse racing track in Willacoochee on Gussie Wall Road. The Atkinson County Sheriff's Office were called to the scene around 8:45 Sunday night and say two men were already dead upon arrival.

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  15. New District 14 Tribal Council election set for July 25Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | Cherokee Nation

    A new election for the District 14 Tribal Council race, which includes portions of Rogers and Tulsa counties, has been set for Saturday, July 25. The Cherokee Nation Supreme Court granted a motion last week to hold a new election since the recount in the tight race between candidates William Pearson and Keith Austin could not be mathematically certain. The recount results had Pearson with 525 votes and Austin with 519 votes.

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  16. Commercial leases and developments for July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Gavin Scott was the agent in cooperation with Nick Frechou of Retail California. 1,620 square feet of retail space at 7725 N. First St. in Fresno from Woodward Village LLC to Health Market Insurance Agency.

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  17. WellStar/Emory merger called off, WellStar announces new CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    The proposed merger between WellStar Health System and Emory Healthcare has been called off, WellStar announced Tuesday.

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  18. Decarrdio PearsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Douglas Police are asking for help in finding Decarrdio Pearson. Pearson is charged with shooting 23-year-old Dequatte Tucker in the leg at Adens Minit Market at 1020 East Baker Highway, last Friday.

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  19. Douglas shooting suspect wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Douglas Police are asking for help in finding Decarrdio Pearson. Pearson is charged with shooting 23-year-old Dequatte Tucker in the leg at Adens Minit Market at 1020 East Baker Highway, last Friday.

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  20. Scenes from the OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... 2-pound largemouth bass and a 6-pounder 45 minutes apart this spring. Traci was fishing at a private pond in Atkinson County. The fish are biting on lakes, rivers and ponds right now, and the turkey season in Georgia doesn't close until this ...

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