Candler County Newswire

Candler County Newswire

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

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  1. First deerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metter Advertiser

    Lexi Lanier, 9, killed her first deer, an 8-point buck, on Nov. 3 while hunting with her dad Tanner Lanier and family friend Charlie Tucker on private property. Lexi is the daughter of Tanner and Alicia Lanier of Metter and Megan Fields of Portal.

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  2. Lady Tigers take region winRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metter Advertiser

    Although the Lady Tigers struggled to find their footing in their first few weeks of play, this past week they were able to win two of their three match-ups. Metter traveled to Savannah to take on the Lady Wolverines of Woodville-Tompkins, a team who has only given up one loss this season.

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  3. Tigers move to 6-2 recordRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metter Advertiser

    The Metter Tigers are off to a great start as they finish their third week of the season. Despite taking a hard loss from the Georgia's number one ranked team, the Tigers have persevered and maintained a 6-2 record.

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  4. Funniest Christmas PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metter Advertiser

    With 355 votes, Elizabeth Hoeger's photo of husband Joel in the bunny suit from "A Christmas Story" captured first place in Metter Advertiser's 2nd annual Funniest Christmas Photo Contest. Capturing 2nd with 189 votes was this photo taken by Brooke Gay of Kite of her distraught daughter Lakelynn Jae Gay, 1, and an equally distraught Santa.

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  5. Early holiday deadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Metter Advertiser

    Deadlines for news and ad copy for the Dec. 26 issue of Metter Advertiser will be Thursday, Dec. 20, at 10 a.m. The paper will be in post office and available at vendor partners on Wednesday, Dec. 26. Deadlines for news and ad copy for the Jan. 2 issue of Metter Advertiser will be Thursday, Dec. 27, at 10 a.m. The paper will be available at vendor partners on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Our offices will close at noon on Monday, Dec. 31, and remain closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, for New Year's.

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  6. Korina MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Metter Advertiser

    She loved animals so much so that she worked at Effingham Animal Shelter after graduating Bryan County High School. She enjoyed hunting and fishing.

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  7. Tiger basketball opens with 3 winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Metter Advertiser

    The Metter Tigers have started their 2018-2019 with a lot of positive momentum. Considering the fact that the players put in a lot of work over the summer as they competed in over 70 games and had at least 6 practices, it is no surprise the Tigers have won their first three games of the season.

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  8. Guido lights to shine this Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Metter Advertiser

    When Mary Guido inherited the family Christmas treasures, she was entrusted with more than 2 million lights and somewhere between 50 and 60 larger-than-life displays. Those Guido treasures that Mary inherited transform in mid-December to become the Guido Gardens "Nights of Lights" exhibit in Metter.

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  9. Wells presides at last meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Metter Advertiser

    District 4 Commissioner Donny Wells served as acting chairman during his last official regular meeting of Candler County Board of Commission on Monday night.

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  10. New look planned for Welcome CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Metter Advertiser

    ... Mandi Cody. "This encourages new opportunities for visitors to learn more about the City of Metter and Candler County." The Center will also showcase Georgia Grown and Metter Made products to its visitors. This phase of the project is an estimated ...

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  11. City Utility bills now in the mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Metter Advertiser

    City of Metter utility customers have experienced a delay in receiving their billings for the month of December. However, bills were mailed on Friday and customers should find them in their mailbox in the coming days.

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  12. Tax Assessor Board meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Metter Advertiser

    The regular meeting of the Tax Assessor Board will be held Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 8:30 a.m. in the Candler County Courthouse, Metter, GA.

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  13. Small plane lands in Candler County cotton fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Luckily, the pilot is not injured. However, the sheriff's office is asking everyone to avoid the area at this time.

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  14. 'Flannel & Frost' Chamber Gala this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Metter Advertiser

    ... Horn Baseball; JoMax; Splash in the Boro; Cheeky Bliss; Kindred Yoga & Wellness; Studio South Dance Academy; Candler County Hospital Wellness Center; 2BUY4 by Tammy Coursey; Grace & Faith by Nita; Jenny Daniel; Mama C's BBQ Sauce; Mama E's; Martha's ...

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  15. City Utility bills to be delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Metter Advertiser

    City of Metter utility customers are experiencing a delay in receiving their billings for the month of December. The delay in billings is necessary to ensure a successful software conversion for the City's utility billing system, according to City Manager Mandi Cody.

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  16. Christmas has arrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Metter Advertiser

    Savannah Oglesby and Jaycie Bowman, decorated in their festive Christmas attire, excitedly greet the crowds as the Candler County Hospital Christmas float passes through town Friday. The float was judged 'Best Overall Float' during the annual Lighting of Metter Christmas Parade.

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  17. Former Commission Chair Kent Campbell diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Metter Advertiser

    Campbell served as chairman of Candler County Board of Commissioners from 2005-2008. During his tenure, curbside garbage service and E-911 services were brought to Candler County.

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  18. TURNER, DONRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Lakeland Ledger

    DON TURNER, 81 LAKELAND - Don Turner, 81, passed away Dec. 1, 2018. Mr. Turner was born in Metter, GA on Mar. 4, 1937.

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  19. Good News: Mayors from across Southeast GA join for 59th Annual Mayors MotorcadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Mayors from all across Southeast Georgia joined forces Wednesday to bring some holiday cheer to patients at Georgia Regional Hospital. More than 60 fire trucks, police cars, and city vehicles from cities like Hinesville, Rincon, Garden City, Richmond Hill, and Metter - just to name a few - met at the National Guard Armory in Savannah for the 59th Annual Mayors Motorcade.

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  20. Edmond "Kent" CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Metter Advertiser

    ... and lived here all his life. He was a farmer and retired from the USDA Market News Division. He served as Candler County Chairman of Commissioners from 2005 to 2008, was President of Candler County Farm Bureau for several years, and was soil ...

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