Grady County Newswire (Page 3)

Grady County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Grady County, GA. (Page 3)

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  1. Grady County Aquatic Center moves forward in building plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    County Administrator Carlos Tobar said plans started in 2007 but were halted when the Grady County community found out that it would only be for swim competitors. "I think that's why the project didn't move forward, because it was going to be for a select group of people, but now it's for everybody," said Tobar.

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  2. Citrus farms are growing in South Georgia and at a fast paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... irection. Other than Thomas County, Lowndes County has the second largest citrus tree population with 4,900 and Grady County is fourth with 4,500.

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  3. Take Your Upland Hunting to the Next Level with Trulock Choke TubesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | AmmoLand

    Upland hunters know that choosing the best choke tube for the upland hunting they do is a critical factor in how successful their shooting will be. The best choke for tight-sitting woodcock that flush at your feet is not going to be the best choke for a tough pheasant launching itself into the air at the edge of gun range.

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  4. Second Harvest holds 'Teachers Harvest' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... and filled their carts with items such as pencils, binders, and backpacks. WALB spoke with some teachers from Grady County who said this event is a huge help for them and their students. "We've been here about an hour and a half. We don't have a lot ...

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  5. Cliff Hammonds Back In Cairo For Skillz CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | WTXL

    When it comes to boys hoops in Cairo, Georgia, Cliff Hammonds will forever be recognized as one of the best to play the game. He's a former AAAA State Player of the Year for the Syrupmakers before stand-out careers at Clemson and overseas.

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  6. Dr. Bill StringerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Alpha Zeta

    William "Bill" Cecil Stringer, 84, of Rocheport, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics. He was born September 18, 1932 in Cairo, Georgia, the son of the late Mack and Magdalene Stringer.

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  7. Lannis Lamar 'Buz' Green, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the memorial services for Lannis Lamar "Buz" Green, Jr., 74, of Baxley are at 3:00 p.m., Friday, June 16, 2017 at Providence Baptist Church, Whigham.

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  8. Todd, Linda WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    LINDA WARREN TODD, 68 Cosmetologist WINTER HAVEN - Linda Warren Todd, 68, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, June 18, 2017. Linda was born in Winter Haven, Florida on November 1, 1948 to Vera E. Warren and Eddie L. Warren, Sr. She lived in this area all her life, working as a Cosmetologist, and in Retail Management.

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  9. Thomasville excited for new football turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    This Friday is exactly two months from the opening week of the high school football season. In Thomasville, the Bulldogs plan to be playing this new year on brand new turf.

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  10. Deputies catch Thomasville shooting suspect after high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The chase started in Grady County after deputies spotted Terry Willis, and recognized him from his mugshot on WALB story online. The chase ended on Campbell Street, at the scene you can see tire marks in the grass from where a deputies car ended up in the ditch.

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  11. Thomasville police search for man who shot out woman's tireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | WTVM

    They intend to charge Terry Terrell Willis, 30, with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm in the commission of a crime. A police report says that a woman drove to a house on Marshall Street to pick up a passenger, when a man described as Willis pulled in behind her.

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  12. Making the decision: To vaccinate, or not to vaccinateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... an increase from the 9,022 who opted out the year before. Ashlyn Becton gathered numbers from Colquitt County, Grady County, Lee County, Thomas County, Valdosta, Worth County and Decatur County school systems. Colquitt County had the highest number ...

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  13. VR narrowing search for new city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Griffin Daily News

    Villa Rica may have a new city manager by July, or as soon as next month, according to Mayor Jeff Reese.

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  14. Search for VR city manager is narrowingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Villa Rica may have a new city manager by July, or as soon as next month, according to Mayor Jeff Reese. The company the city hired to vet applicants for the position is working to narrow the field down to five candidates for the City Council to review and vote upon, Reese said.

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  15. Raymond Anthony - Tony' FowlerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mr. Raymond Anthony "Tony" Fowler, 72, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at his residence. He was born October 27, 1944 in Elwood, Indiana the son of the late Mr. Raymond Arthur Fowler and the late Mrs. Mary Scherer Morrison.

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  16. Education bill puts political squeeze on Gov. Scott | Florida Trend EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Florida Trend

    A sweeping education bill has become a flashpoint for teachers unions, parent groups, administrators and school choice advocates, and it's putting Gov. Rick Scott in a political bind. The bill passed on the session's final day includes a controversial teacher bonus program, mandatory recess for elementary school students and elimination of a statewide math exam.

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  17. Cairo PD issues missing man alertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    He was returning from a doctor's visit in Lake City, Florida Monday, and had car trouble, but was able to have the vehicle repaired in Lake City. Miles called home around 5:00PM, and said he was leaving for Cairo, but has not been heard from since.

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  18. Cairo Police Department asks public to BOLO for Missing 73-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WTXL

    ... Cairo Police Department at 229-377-7381 or 229-378-3096. After the normal business hours of 8 AM-5 PM, contact Grady County 911 dispatch at 229-248-3000. If someone spots Miles or his vehicle, they should immediately call 911 and advise the ...

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  19. Woman faces 3 felony charges after Grady Co. infant deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has charged a Cairo woman with three felonies after a newborn died in Grady County in February. The GBI sent the body for autopsy and found that the girl was born alive.

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  20. Cairo Teen Killed in ATV Crash in Thomas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WTXL

    Georgia Highway Patrol said the fatal ATV crash happened in rural Thomas County Wednesday night, at around 11:55 p.m. Investigators say Erica Atkinson of Cairo, Ga. driving on an 2013 Polaris Ranger ATV and had several other people riding with her.

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