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  1. Dozens arrested in Cook County warrant sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | WALB-TV Albany

    A multi-agency task force fanned out across Cook County and arrested over 20 people who are on probation and are known gang members or affiliated with gangs on Thursday. Outstanding warrants were served on several other people.

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  2. Georgia QB Jake Fromm sent to hospital after fishing trip gone awryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | MSNBC

    We've long maintained at CFTalk that head coaches never want to receive a phone call during the offseason they aren't expecting because no news is typically good news for college football programs when it comes to the players and their time off. While it probably wasn't as unpleasant as learning a player got arrested, Georgia head coach Kirby Smart was still likely none too pleased to hear his starting quarterback was in the hospital on Thursday night.

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  3. Jake Fromm Hospitalized After Getting Fishing Lure Stuck in LegRead the original story

    Friday May 18 | BleacherReport

    University of Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm was forced to get a lure removed from his left leg Thursday at the Cook Medical Center in Adel, Georgia, following a fishing accident. Jordan D. Hill of the Ledger-Enquirer reported the incident occurred during a trip with fellow student Jordan Rowe.

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  4. Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm wound up on the wrong end of a fishing lure on Thursday night.Read the original story

    Friday May 18 | The Miami Herald

    When he's not on the football field, Georgia rising sophomore quarterback Jake Fromm likes to spend his free time fishing. Fromm got the treble hook on a fishing lure stuck in his left leg during a fishing trip with fellow University of Georgia student Jordan Rowe on Thursday.

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  5. Vaughan woman cuffed, jailed over Ontario licence in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | YorkRegion.com

    ... the deputy sheriff to arrest Ms Nield. "Interstate 75 brings approximately one million travellers through Cook County each month. With those travellers, law enforcement regularly encounters individuals who are engaged in crimes such as identity ...

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  6. Emily Nield was arrested in Cook County for having an Ontario license.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | WALA

    "OK, I'm in the back of a police car, I'm in cuffs.," said Emily Nield as she sat in the back of a Cook County deputy's vehicle. Emily, a Canadian woman, posted a Snapchat video from the back of a Cook County Sheriff's vehicle last month after she was arrested for not having a valid driver's license.

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  7. She was jailed for not having a valid license. Turns out she was just CanadianRead the original story

    Tuesday May 8 | The Fresno Bee

    ... a master's degree in geology, CBC News reported . "I was in the wrong there," she told Global News. So when a Cook County, Georgia, deputy pulled her over for speeding on April 2 and asked her to produce her license and identification, she handed ...

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  8. Canadian Says She Was Jailed In Georgia Because Police Wouldn't Accept Her Driver's LicenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | Jalopnik

    ... seems silly. According to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation , Nield got pulled over on Interstate 75 in Cook County, Georgia for doing 87 MPH in a 70 MPH zone as she returned to her former university in Tennessee. Upon showing the officer her ...

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  9. 2 in custody after high speed chase on I-75 ends in LenoxRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... sedan at the 11-mile marker in Lowndes County. The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office, Georgia State Patrol and Cook County Sheriff's Office worked together, ending the chase when spike strips punctured a tire on the BMW at Exit 49 in Lenox. Paulk said ...

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  10. Cook Co. deputy recovers from first, second-degree burnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Cook Middle School Resource Officer Chad McDaniel was burned at Cook Elementary School when the deputy was putting hot dogs on the grill after a graduation ceremony. "He is the life of the party here, he's everybody's favorite," said Deputy Thomas Morris with the Cook County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Take a tour of Brookstone School's new Cheves Athletic CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Brookstone School unveiled the Cheves Athletic Center on Tuesday. The 10,000 square foot facility on the east side of campus features four locker rooms for the tennis teams, restrooms, a concession stand, a multipurpose room and a museum gallery dedicated to the school's past athletic achievements.

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  12. Tornado damage on Val-del Road in Adel from January 22 storms.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WTVM

    The state of Georgia has been allocated $64.9 million in storm recovery money by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Congressman Sanford Bishop announced Tuesday afternoon that HUD's Community Development Block Grant, Disaster Recovery program will supply the funds.

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  13. Tornado damage on Val-del Road in Adel from January 22 storms.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The state of Georgia has been allocated $64.9 million in storm recovery money by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Congressman Sanford Bishop announced Tuesday afternoon that HUD's Community Development Block Grant, Disaster Recovery program will supply the funds.

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  14. Sixth annual Genocide Awareness Week set to draw thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

    John Liffiton was working for the American Association of Community Colleges in Macedonia in 2011 when he saw an advertisement for tours of the Theresienstadt concentration camp. On a whim, he decided to take one.

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  15. Illinois courts clash: Does limiting juvenile offenders' social media use step on free speech?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    ... DiNuzzo / Chicago Tribune) When it came time to sentence the teen convicted in a South Side armed robbery, a Cook County juvenile court judge imposed what has become a common restriction in the digital age. The 17-year-old, whom the Tribune is not ...

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  16. Victim of fatal Cook Co. train accident identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Troopers say Anthony Miller, 29, of Hahira was driving his car when he wrecked and began walking along the train tracks. Troopers believe after his car crashed off the side of U.S. 41 South, he got disoriented and started walking north toward Cecil instead of heading south toward Hahira.

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  17. Police, family pleading for answers in 2016 homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Savannah Police and the family of a homicide victim are still looking for answers nearly two years after Eva Fullmer was killed. Officers responded to Adel at Lamar Street on May 12, 2016, around 11 a.m., to discover a burning vehicle with human remains inside.

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  18. 2 men arrested after argument at Cook Primary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    According to the Cook County Sheriff's Office, William Thomas Smith Sr., 57, of Sparks and William Thomas Smith Jr., 26, of Adel were both booked into the Cook County Jail. The sheriff's office reported that a concerned citizen approached a deputy and said there were two men arguing around a vehicle parked in the west lot around 3 p.m. The woman told the deputy Smith Sr. was sitting in his vehicle when she saw him point a small black pistol at Smith Jr. who was standing outside the passenger side door.

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  19. US opens tough Saudi nuke talks, in shadow of Iran deal Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | WSB-TV

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  20. '10 Can' Helps Veterans And First Responders Relax With Fishing And Hunting ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    The two-hour and six-minute drive from Adel, Georgia to to Steinhatchee on Interstate 75 is worth the road time for Jessica Ogletree. After searching for a charter fishing trip for her son, Ogletree was introduced to 10 CAN Inc. with a free fishing trip - a chance to leave her daily responsibilities on land as she ventured into Florida waters.

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