Bacon County Newswire

Bacon County Newswire

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  1. Joyce Lewis RiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... age 66, of Baxley, died Friday, February 2, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Riddle was born April 24, 1951 in Bacon County and was a member of Zion Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Riddle was a retired school teacher for the Appling County Board of ...

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  2. Juanita R. MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Juanita R. Morris, age 82, of Bristol, died Thursday, February 8, 2018 in the Bacon County Hospital.

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  3. Tiffany Aycock LottRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the services for Tiffany Aycock Lott, age 78, who passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the Bacon County Hospital.

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  4. Grueser, Wanda L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | Newark Advocate

    Wanda L. Grueser Utica - A memorial service for Wanda L. Grueser, 80, of Utica, will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica with Pastor Nelson Smith officiating. Family and friends may call Saturday, February 17, 2018, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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  5. Rhonda Sheri Lightsey McCartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Rhonda Sheri Lightsey McCarty, age 60, of Mershon died Monday, January 22, 2018 at The Satilla Hospice House in Waycross.

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  6. Doris Baxley HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the services for Doris Baxley Hall, age 87, who passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at Bacon County Hospital.

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  7. Man arrested in connection to Alma shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | WTVM

    The Alma Police Department and the Bacon County Sheriff's Office have arrested the last identified shooter in a Dec. 1 shooting.

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  8. Holmes WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Brunswick News

    Holmes Alton Wade, 98, of Alma, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Baptist Village in Waycross after an extended illness. He was a native of Bacon County, and son of the late Archie P. Wade Sr. and Annie Smith Wade, and was also preceded in death by his two wives, Eva Inez Sweat Wade and Wilma Thompson Wade; four brothers, Archie P. Wade Jr., Claude M. Wade, Carl Wade and Sim Wade; four sisters, Pearl Booth, Mattie Gorday, Amanda Buchanan and Freddie Carter; and one stepdaughter, Veneta Pearce.

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  9. Donna Jean BeecherRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... Beecher, age 68, died Monday, January 1, 2018 in Appling HealthCare System. She was born February 4, 1949 in Bacon County to the late Eddie Mann Beecher and Faye Branch Beecher. Donna Jean was a member of Spring Branch Baptist Church and retired ...

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  10. The streak is over after 97 straight lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Sylvania Telephone

    ... we have dug such a big hole." To bear out Davis' comment, in three of the team's four close losses -- 24-23 to Bacon County, 41-37 to Appling County, and 26-25 to Southeast Bulloch -- fourth quarter comebacks fell just short. The Lady Gamecocks ...

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  11. GACA tabs Canetto for second consecutive yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Sylvania Telephone

    ... State are former foes Sklar Wiggins, Payton Perdue and Anasja Sanders of Harlem along with Hailey Whitley of Bacon County. At Liberty, Canetto will play for former UCLA and Olympic gold medal winner Dot Richardson who said, "Kara is an extremely ...

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  12. Legals for 1/3/2018Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF APPLING COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: PETITION OF DENNIS MITCHELL BAXLEY AND DEBRA CARTER BAXLEY FOR THE ADOPTION OF H. M. B. A minor child AGE: 12 Children under the age Of 17 yrs Case No: 17-11-386C NOTICE OF SUMMONS TO: LACIE MELISSA BAXLEY You are hereby notified that the above-styled action seeking the termination of ... (more)

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  13. Clifton Alton CauleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... Gill and Bro. Alan Stalvey officiating. Interment followed in Pine Level Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery in Bacon County with Military Honors. Active pallbearers were Brandon Floyd, Cliff Cauley, Ben Graham, Brian Turner, Jackson Riley and Steve ...

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  14. Tigers take bite out of ECI BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Metter Advertiser

    The Tigers traveled to Bacon County last week for a region match-up. Metter was able to overcome a poor night of shooting and defeated the Raiders 54-53.

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  15. Man arrested after robbing Alma Pizza HutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Alma Police Department and the Bacon County Sheriff's Office responded to a robbery at Pizza Hut on South Pierce Street Friday evening just before 9:30 p.m. A small amount of cash was taken. Assistance from a Ware State Prison K-9 team and evidence recovered in the area led to the arrest of 58-year-old Stephen E. Evans of Indianapolis, Indiana.

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  16. Legals for 12/27/2017Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF LARRY BRENT CARTER a/k/a BRENT CARTER, DECEASED ESTATE NO.

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  17. Legals for 12/20/2017Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    IN THE PROBATE COURT OF APPLING COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF IVA LEE GRIFFIN, DECEASED ESTATE NO.

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  18. Betty Branch QuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Betty Branch Quinn, age 85, died Friday, December 15, 2017 in the Bacon County Hospital in Alma.

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  19. Lady Tigers go 3-2 over two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Metter Advertiser

    ... the loss, S. Smith had 22 points S. Johnson had 18 pints, and L. Blizzard had 5. Lady Tigers then traveled to Bacon County to take on the Lady Red Raiders. Metter won by a score of 48-34. Leading the Lady Tigers was S. Johnson with 23 points, going ...

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  20. Maranda MaggardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Alma Police Department was involved in a high-speed pursuit on Sunday night, December 17th when a vehicle chase that began in Ware County went through Alma at speeds above 80 mph. 34-year-old Maranda Lee Maggard of Florida was taken into custody for a taillight requirement, operating a vehicle without a proper license plate, operating a vehicle without a proper license plate, operating a vehicle with an altered license plate, driving with a suspended driver's license, reckless driving, cruelty to children, 3rd degree and felony fleeing/attempting to elude law enforcement officers.

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