Candler County Newswire

Candler County Newswire

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

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  1. Candler County Sheriff's Office seeks help in identifying armed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Metter Advertiser

    Candler County Sheriff's Office is seeking information on an armed robbery that occurred at the BP gas station in Aline on Saturday. On Saturday night, an unknown subject walked in the gas station, pointed a firearm at the clerk, and demanded money.

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  2. Man dies after running in Krispy Kreme Challenge in NCRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... car attempted to turn left off Joe Kennedy Road onto Highway 196. A white vehicle traveling west on... The Candler County Sheriff's Office is seeking formation on an armed robbery that happened at the BP gas station in Aline Saturday night. A man ...

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  3. Man sought in Aline armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Candler County Sheriff's Office is seeking formation on an armed robbery that happened at the BP gas station in Aline Saturday night. A man walked into the gas station and pointed a gun at the clerk, demanding money.

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  4. Police report -2-7-16; Euthanized at animal shelter - three dogs and 23 cats.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statesboro Herald

    Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies.

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  5. Police report -2-6-16; A man was arrested after damaging property during a domestic dispute.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Statesboro Herald

    ... Agencies a-2 Brooklet Police Department - one call. a-2 Bulloch County Sheriff's Office - 22 calls. a-2 Candler County Sheriff's Office - seven calls. a-2 Claxton Police Department - three calls. a-2 Evans County Sheriff's Office - five calls. a-2 ...

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  6. Students take up fight against bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Metter Advertiser

    Metter High Junior Lucia Delgado teaches the role of respect for all when combating bullying as part of the pilot HEAR program which was introduced to Candler County Schools last Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

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  7. Faye Miles to qualify for Clerk of CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Metter Advertiser

    ... Women's Club, she has been employed with Jones & Smith, PC, for the past 11 years. Born and raised in Candler County, she graduated from Metter High School and obtained a degree from Georgia Southern University. She is married to Arthur Miles. "I ...

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  8. Bobby Dews Wove a Perfect Tapestry of Baseball and the OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... of fun. Bobby grew up in Edison and still holds the record for the most points scored in a basketball game in Candler County. He graduated from Edison High School in 1957, where he starred in both baseball and basketball. He went to Georgia Tech on ...

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  9. Mildred Holland Hamm CowartRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Metter Advertiser

    Mildred Holland Hamm Cowart, 93, of Metter, formerly of Collins, died Sunday, January 31, 2016, at Candler County Hospital. She was born in the Cedar Creek Community, the daughter of Lester and Mozelle Saturday Holland.

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  10. Betty J. "Peggy" MonroeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Metter Advertiser

    Betty J. "Peggy" Monroe, 78, of Metter died Sunday afternoon at home; she was a native of Candler County, and lived here all her life. She was a member of Metter First Baptist Church, enjoyed cooking, and tending to her family; and watching the Atlanta Braves play on TV.

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  11. Cortney Shandell Schultz HillRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Metter Advertiser

    Cortney Shandell Schultz Hill, 23, of Portal died Wednesday evening, January 27, 2016, in an automobile accident in Jenkins County. Cortney was born in Savannah and lived there until her mid teens.

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  12. Paisleigh Anne HillRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Metter Advertiser

    Paisleigh Anne Hill, six month old infant daughter of Jamie and Cortney Hill of Portal, died Wednesday evening, January 27, 2016, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. a fIn addition to her father, Paisleigh is survived by her maternal grandparents, Jody and Rebecca Schultz of Metter and Jessica Brown of Savannah; paternal grandparents, Susan and Jeremy Burns of Portal, Phillip Nesmith and Michael Hill; paternal great grandfather, Ottis Burke of Portal; and her aunts and uncles, Brett and Patricia Rivers, Greg and Brittany Schultz, Dalton Burns, Savanna Schultz, Josh, Jared and Jordan Crosby and Kailynn Crosby.

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  13. Jerry Mason GarnerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Metter Advertiser

    Jerry Mason Garner, 79, of Metter died Monday, January 25, 2016 at Candler County Hospital. During his high school years in Chattanooga, Tennessee, he was on the city boxing team and was a Golden Glove winner for three years, and served in the Navy reserves.

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  14. Ruth Collins ClantonRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Metter Advertiser

    Ruth Collins Clanton, 82, of Cobbtown died on Friday Jan. 22, 2016 at Candler County Hospital. She was a retired accountant and attended Hillside Church of God.

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  15. Police report -1-24-16; Euthanized at animal shelter - four dogs and 11 cats.Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Statesboro Herald

    Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies.

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  16. Kenny Ray YoumansRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Metter Advertiser

    Kenny Ray Youmans, 80, of Metter died Sunday, January 24, 2016, at Ogeechee Area Hospice. A Candler County native, he was a 1953 Metter High School graduate.

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  17. Police report -1-20-16; A man told police someone threatened to share Skype videos of him naked.Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Statesboro Herald

    ... one call. az Emergency Medical Services a-2 Bulloch County EMS - two accident calls and 11 medical calls. a-2 Candler County EMS - two medical calls. a-2 Evans County EMS - four medical calls. az Other agencies a-2 911 hang-ups - 56 calls. a-2 Air ...

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  18. Paper responds to accusationsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Metter Advertiser

    Is The Metter Advertiser meddling in the Candler County Sheriff's Race? What an interesting article written by someone who never contacted anyone at the newspaper for information or facts. We question and refute the half-truths and innuendos by Jessica Szilagyi on AllOnGeorgia.com : A. We are a business.

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  19. MLK Parade held MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Metter Advertiser

    The weather did not keep the crowds away on Monday as the annual MLK Parade came through downtown Metter. Rev. Gregory Thomas (pictured above) led the way as this year's Grand Marshal. Float winners and winners of the annual MLK Pageant can be found in this week's issue of The Metter Advertiser.

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  20. Jerry J. Riggs, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Graveside Services will be held Saturday January 16, 2016 at 2 PM at Red Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Edgefield, S.C. Mr. Riggs was born in Metter, GA and was of the Baptist faith. He was retired from the U.S. Air Force and was a retired Transportation Supervisor with the Veteran's Administration.

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