Crisp County Newswire (Page 2)

Crisp County Newswire (Page 2)

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

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  1. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    An armed bandit held up the Phenix City Plaza branch of the Farmers and Merchants Bank of Russell County shortly afternoon today and fled with $6,357 in cash. Authorities have exhumed the bodies of three members of the family of Mrs. Janie H. Gibbs, whose arrest on a murder charged has shocked the southwest Georgia community of Cordele.

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  2. Thomasville K9 Hado retires, handler reflects on partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | WALB-TV Albany

    Part of retirement means Hado gets to spend his newfound days off relaxing as an official part of the Powers family, although his handler Sergeant Daniel Powers says Hado has been unofficially part of his family since his first day on the job. "Kinda the interesting story with me is that I didn't get to pick my dog he picked me.

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  3. Canadian teen Raphael Lessard signs with Kyle Busch MotorsportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 23 | Motorsport.com

    Christmas arrives early for St-Joseph-de-Beauce, Quebec native as he'll remain with Toyota in 2018 driving a KBM late model. After an up-and-down season in 2017 driving a late model in the United States, the 2018 campaign is already off to an improved start.

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  4. Burton, LaJoie top early CRA SpeedFest 2018 entriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 23 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Champion Racing Association officials have announced the first group of entries that have arrived for the upcoming CRA SpeedFest 2018. The event is set for January 27-28 at Watermelon Capital Speedway in Cordele, Georgia.

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  5. Edward 'Ricky' BiggersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | Metter Advertiser

    Edward "Ricky" Biggers, 68, of Metter died Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Crisp County Medical Center in Cordele, Georgia. Born in Cochran, he was a son of George M. and Memory Fowler Biggers.

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  6. Crisp Co. Sheriff's Office donates 18 bikes to kids for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Crisp County Sheriff's Office gave out 18 bikes this week: one to a child in each third-grade class in the county. Each child was chosen based on an essay, which the classes wrote after the sheriff's office taught them bicycle safety.

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  7. Cordele Police hosted its annual "Shop with a Cop" event at Walmart.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    Several dozen kids with perfect attendance in Crisp County got to go shopping Thursday with a special group of chaperones. "A lot of them have never really talked to officers," said Lt.

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  8. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    A new archery and air rifle range at Georgia Veterans State Park and Lake Blackshear Resort near Cordele is now available for archers, shooting enthusiasts, bow hunters, youth groups and others interested in perfecting their target skills. The new facility at Georgia Veterans State Park and Lake Blackshear Resort consists of three ranges.

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  9. Police: Attempted robbery results in Cordele homicideRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Police say Ahmad Ali Rahman, 33, attempted to rob Kentrial Antonio Killens, 29, when the two shot at each other.

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  10. Apartment shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Brunswick News

    News outlets report Cordele police said in a release they responded to a report of a possible shooting just before 12:30 a.m. on Thursday. Officers found one person dead at the scene. The identities of the victims haven't been released. Police say they believe the shooter did not know the victims.

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  11. Residents in Leesburg could see higher garbage bills.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Crisp County Solid Waste Authority, which manages Leesburg's garbage pickup, recently announced they would raise rates by 1.9 percent. Earlier this week, Alexander recommended the city council perform a study to see how to figure out a higher rate that would keep costs down.

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  12. Southwest GA has 8 municipal runoff elections happening TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | WTXL

    "Hopefully they will turn out, it will be a steady flow. A steady, steady flow," said Dougherty County's Election Supervisor Ginger Nickerson.

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  13. Dense Fog AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | WSB-TV

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  14. Crisp Co. sheriff warns residents about phone scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Crisp County Sheriff's Office has had at least three calls about a scammer calling citizens, saying they had a warrant for their arrest. The caller said the people should go to the store and put money on a card to give to the caller.

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  15. Crews responded to a fire at the old Georgia-Pacific plant in Vienna Thursday night.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Vienna Fire Department got the call around 8 p.m., officials arrived at the former Georgia-Pacific site about three minutes after the call came in. According to Crisp County firefighters, officials reached out to them as well around 8 p.m., asking for a ladder truck to help battle the blaze.

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  16. Crews battle blaze at Georgia-Pacific building in ViennaRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    Fire officials in Vienna and Dooly County have responded to a fire at the old Georgia-Pacific Plant off of Highway 41. According to Crisp County firefighters, officials reached out to them around 8 p.m., asking for a ladder truck to help battle the blaze. Since the Crisp County Fire Department does not have a ladder truck, they didn't send any units.

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  17. An elections official said poll workers will be ready for Tuesday's run-off.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    "Hopefully they will turn out, it will be a steady flow. A steady, steady flow," said Dougherty County's Election Supervisor Ginger Nickerson.

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  18. Dense Fog AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | WSB-TV

    GAZ023>025-027-035>039-050-051-061-062-073>076-080>086-089>098- 102>113-301400- /O.EX Including the cities of Gainesville, Athens, Milledgeville, Macon, Swainsboro, Columbus, Warner Robins, Dublin, Lumpkin, Americus, Cordele, and Vidalia 107 AM EST Thu Nov 30 2017 ...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS MORNING... The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM EST this morning.

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  19. 2 arrested for drug house operation in Crisp CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The sheriff's report said they arrested Joshua Aultman, 29, and Adran Aultman, 23, around 5 p.m. in the 100 block of Cape Road in Cordele.

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  20. Man wanted for shooting at Cordele officer arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    "We are grateful for the assistance of the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force and their efforts that led to Mr. Cochran's apprehension. We now have the opportunity to hold Mr. Cochran accountable for his unprovoked attack on one of our officers.

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