Decatur County Newswire

Decatur County Newswire

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

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  1. Teacher who helped special needs woman fulfill EMT dream 'forever' changedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EMS1

    ... called Randy Williams, the director of operations for South Georgia EMS. This is the EMS service that serves Decatur County, Georgia. I expected some hurdles, as this is not something that we do every day. When I approached Williams, I explained the ...

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  2. Maxine Sweat Carter McCulloughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Metter Advertiser

    Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Maxine Sweat Carter McCullough, 85, of Soperton on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Community Hospice in Vidalia. a fFuneral services will be Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Swainsboro First Baptist Church with Rev.

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  3. Officers search for suspects in Bainbridge theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WTXL

    A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of several suspects caught on camera stealing several mowers and four-wheelers from a Bainbridge business. Bainbridge Public Safety says that the theft happened between 11 p.m. on Thursday and 3:30 a.m. on Friday at AG-PRO Companies ( white car, a white Dodge flatbed truck with a utility trailer, and a white extended-car truck with a service truck bed approaching the business on Airport Road.

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  4. Family of Bainbridge student speaks out about abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | WTXL

    ... don't trust them anymore," said Martin. The school grounds that this incident happened at is technically a Decatur County School system building. Although, the pathways program in this region is headed up by Thomas County Schools. "The employment ...

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  5. Police: Teacher caught on camera hitting autistic childRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Decatur County School Police say the incident was caught on camera on Oct. 9 at the Pathways Educational Program Center in Bainbridge, Georgia. Solicitor-General Benjamin Harrell says former teacher Avondika Cherry is charged with simple battery for the assault.

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  6. VIDEO: Former Bainbridge teacher charged with battery after incident with child with autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | KFVS12

    Law enforcement in Decatur County is investigating a former teacher in Bainbridge who is accused of assaulting a 6-year-old student with autism. Avondika Cherry was arrested on November 8 and bonded out and has been charged with simple battery.

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  7. Area events scheduled for 200th Anniversary of the Seminole WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | County Record

    The 200th anniversary commemoration of the First Seminole War will begin on November 30-December 2, 2017 with a series of major events in Chattahoochee, Florida, and Decatur County, Georgia. The commemoration was organized by Chattahoochee Main Street, with help from Old Kitchen Media, the City of Chattahoochee, the 7th U.S. Infantry Living History Association and the Decatur County Historical and Genealogical Society.

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  8. 2 teens injured when hit by car in MontgomeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | WTVM

    ... while another student was in the classroom. (Source: Classroom surveillance footage) Law enforcement in Decatur County is investigating a former Bainbridge Teacher who is accused of assaulting a 6-year-old student with autism. Investigators say this ...

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  9. Teacher charged with battery after incident with autistic childRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | WWSB

    AINBRIDGE, GA - Law enforcement in Decatur County are investigating a former teacher in Bainbridge who is accused of assaulting a 6-year-old student with autism. Investigators say this happened at the Pathways Educational Program in Bainbridge in October.

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  10. Tip leads to major drug arrests in BainbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Acting on an anonymous tip, Bainbridge Public Safety Investigators made a large drug bust on Monday, November 27, and arrested two men. Police were told that residents were dealing in drugs on Japonica Drive, so they got a search warrant for the home of John Anthony Clemons.

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  11. Blueknight Energy Partners:  The Biggest Insider Makes A MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Seeking Alpha

    The biggest partnership unit holder is still increasing its stake in the company even though it is also the general partner. Not all insider moves end up as showing on the purchases and sales.

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  12. Norman Sawyer was what many described as a 'Jack of All Trades'.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 24 | WALB-TV Albany

    For one South Georgia family, they will be without a family member this holiday season, but they said he left behind memories that are now being cherished and used to remember him. WALB visited Norman Sawyer's farm in Decatur County many years ago for a feature story on his remarkable life and talents.

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  13. GBI: Decatur Co. man arrested after fatal shooting, victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced Tuesday an arrest had been made in connection with a murder investigation in Decatur County. On Monday evening the GBI Thomasville Field Office was requested to assist the Decatur County Sheriff's Office regarding a murder investigation in the 1000 block Old Pelham Road in Bainbridge.

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  14. GBI: Bainbridge man arrested in murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | WTXL

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating after they say a man shot and killed his cousin during an argument. GBI says they were called in on Monday by the Decatur County Sheriff's Office about a murder investigation in the 1000 block of Old Pelham Road in Bainbridge, Ga.

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  15. Decatur Co. students participate in 'Body Walk' for nutrition educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    High school students worked with the young students, teaching them about each part of the body and how to stay healthy. This is one of the programs that Decatur County schools put on under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act that challenges schools to provide nutrition education.

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  16. Bainbridge Police seeking suspects from break-ins, armed robbery, stolen vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WTXL

    Bainbridge Public Safety Officers followed leads Thursday to try to find two suspects involved in car break-ins, armed robbery and a stolen vehicle at the Walmart in Bainbridge. Anyone with information, or who may have seen these suspects in the area of Walmart on Wednesday, are asked to call Police Investigator Chris Avery at 229-726-4727.

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  17. Time for Mr. Answer ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Hey, what time is it, boys and girls? It is time for Answer Man! The show that gives you the straight skinny to whatever has you bewitched, bothered and bewildered. Answer Man is so confident in his responses that he offers a money-back guarantee.

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  18. Nina Elizabeth Adams PadgettRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mrs. Nina Elizabeth Adams Padgett, 83, of Tallapoosa, Georgia, died November 6, 2017. She was born May 19, 1934, in Tallapoosa, Georgia, to the late Steve and Emily Hughes Adams.

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  19. Decatur County voters have said yes to improving roads throughout the county.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    "Probably the number one complaint we receive is on the condition of roads, potholes, you know whatever. This will allow us to address that much faster," said Hobby.

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  20. No question, it's time for the answer manRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Brunswick News

    Hey, what time is it, boys and girls? It is time for Answer Man! The show that gives you the straight skinny to whatever has you bewitched, bothered and bewildered. Answer Man is so confident in his responses that he offers a money-back guarantee.

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