Ben Hill County Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ben Hill County, GA. (Page 2)

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  1. Colony Bankcorp in Ga. Redeems $3.6M in Preferred StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | American Banker

    Colony Bankcorp in Fitzgerald, Ga., has redeemed $3.6 million in perpetual preferred stock associated with the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Expect banks to pull back on energy lending in the near term, as regulators step up their scrutiny of oil loans and bankers approach the business with a "different attitude," says Mariner Kemper, chairman and chief executive at UMB Financial in Kansas City, Mo.

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  2. Colony Bankcorp, Inc. Announces Partial Redemption of Preferred StockRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    FITZGERALD, Ga., Sept. 07, 2016 -- Colony Bankcorp, Inc. today announced redemption of 3,661 shares of its Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock .

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  3. Undercover police officer poses as high school student for six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | WHIO

    ... Jordan, 17; Dabrentis Overstreen, 19; Nathaniel Baker, 28; and Anjavell Johnson, 21, according to WFXL . Ben Hill County Sheriff Bobby McLemore told the news station more arrests were expected but the attack appeared to be targeted and not random. ...

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  4. GA Emergency Management and Homeland Security issues flood watches, warnings for South GARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency is updating local governments as it receives forecasts concerning Tropical Storm Hermine. GEMHSA is closely monitoring the storm along with the National Hurricane Center, and is coordinating preparation and response with local officials.

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  5. Joel Jackson GillRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | Pike County Journal and Reporter

    Joel Jackson Gill of 1988 Eppinger Bridge Road, Concord, born June 12, 1936, died July 21, 2016 at Northside Hospital in Atlanta directly following surgery for stage 1 lung cancer. He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Smoot Gill; two sons and a daughter from previous marriages, Joel Robert Gill of Williamson, Gary Wayne Gill of Columbus, Ga.

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  6. Graham Taylor HenningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Mena Star

    North Augusta, SC-Funeral Services for Graham Taylor Hennings, age 16 months, who entered into rest August 9, 2016, was conducted Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock from Stevens Creek Church. Dr. Marty Baker officiating.

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  7. Herbert RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Officials did receive a few tips after his picture aired on WALB, but they have not been able to track him down. After her husband went outside to talk to them, she heard a gunshot and her husband stumbled back inside and died.

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  8. Police identify man killed in Fitzgerald shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    Officials have identified the man shot outside of his home in the 500 block of East Ohoopee Street at 9:36 Thursday night. After her husband went outside to talk to them, she heard a gunshot and her husband stumbled back inside and died.

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  9. Man killed in Fitzgerald shooting, police investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A man was shot outside his home in the 500 block of East Ohoopee Street about 9:45 Thursday night. After her husband went outside to talk to them, she heard a gunshot and her husband stumbled back inside and died.

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  10. Police identify suspects in finance center attempted armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Officials said that the two suspects went into City Colony Finance armed with a handgun and tried to rob the people inside. Anyone with information on Wilcox or Lewis is asked to contact Det.

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  11. Milpitas: Pokemon Go players 'Gotta catch 'em all'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Gamers play "Pokemon Go" and try to catch Pokemon near the popular hot spot Milpitas City Hall on Monday, Aug. 1. Going out to play Pokemon Go has become a social event with friends you already have and with acquaintances you meet along the way. Photo by Stan Olszewski/SOSKIphoto Gamers play "Pokemon Go" and try to catch Pokemon near the popular hot spot Milpitas City Hall on Monday.

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  12. Milpitas: Pokemon Go players 'Gotta catch 'em all'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    Gamers play "Pokemon Go" and try to catch Pokemon near the popular hot spot Milpitas City Hall on Monday, Aug. 1. Going out to play Pokemon Go has become a social event with friends you already have and with acquaintances you meet along the way. Photo by Stan Olszewski/SOSKIphoto Milpitas has not escaped the Pokemon Go gaming phenomenon sweeping the globe, which is bringing Pokemon fans both old and new out of the woodwork to explore their local communities, make new acquaintances and catch all 151 Pokemon.

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  13. National Transportation Board Says Texas Hot Air Balloon Likely Hit Power Lines Before CrashRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2016 | Scared Monkeys

    NTB says the hot air balloon likely hit power lines before crashing to the ground killing all aboard in Texas. According to NBC News and other news outlets, the hot air balloon that crashed in Texas over the weekend killing all 16 people aboard likely hit power lines before the crash.

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  14. John Birch Society leader to host Las Cruces talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    A local group that touts the positions of the John Birch Society will host a presentation Aug. 19 in Las Cruces. John Birch Society leader to host Las Cruces talk LAS CRUCES - A local group that touts the positions of the John Birch Society will host a presentation Aug. 19 in Las Cruces.

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  15. Family, Faith, Fun Encompassed In SP ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | The Pilot

    At the National Athletic Village, Leigh Bortins uses a Segway to get around the the 77-acre site located on Air Tool Drive in Southern Pines. Ted Fitzgerald/The Pilot Indoor fun at the National Athletic Village.

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  16. Legion post to install officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    East Liberty County American Legion Post 321 will install post officers for the 2016-17 at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Isle of Wight Clubhouse, on East Poncell Drive. Leading the post into its 11th year will be Commander Dennis Fitzgerald, Senior Vice Commander Alvin Schmitt, Junior Vice Commander Darryl Woodard, Finance Officer Jeffery Bowen, Adjutant John Ryon Jr., Service Officer Larry Floyd, Sergeant at Arms Alan Patterson and Chaplain Murray Romine.

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  17. Colony Bankcorp, Inc. Announces Second Quarter ResultsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    FITZGERALD, Ga., July 20, 2016 -- Colony Bankcorp, Inc. , today reported net income available to shareholders of $1,761,000, or $0.21 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2016 compared to $1,555,000, or $0.18 per diluted share for the comparable 2015 period, while net income available to shareholders for the six month period ended June 30, 2016 was $3,417,000, or $0.40 per diluted share compared to $2,808,000, or $0.33 per share for the comparable 2015 period. This increase of 21.69 percent in net income for the comparable six month period was primarily driven by an increase in net interest income and a reduction in preferred stock dividends.

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  18. Murder suspect Patrick ThrowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... ear-old Patrick Thrower, left the scene after the shooting. It was later learned he turned himself in at the Ben Hill County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Ocilla man shot dead, suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... ear-old Patrick Thrower, left the scene after the shooting. It was later learned he turned himself in at the Ben Hill County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. One person in custody, one dead after Ocilla shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... iple gunshot wounds. Officials also said that a man is in custody, and that the suspect turned himself in to Ben Hill County. WALB is working to get more details on who was shot and what happened. We will update the story as information comes in.

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