Greene County Newswire

Greene County Newswire

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  1. Rededication ceremony held at Purple Heart monument in WaynesburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | O-R Online

    A ceremony was held Tuesday at the Purple Heart monument on the Greene County Courthouse lawn to rededicate the monument in honor of local veterans who were wounded in combat.

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  2. 'Extremely dangerous' father sentenced to 75 years for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | USA Today

    ... him to up to 75 years in prison. James Hubert Exline Jr., 47, received his sentence Monday morning at the Greene County Courthouse in Jefferson. The sentence includes 50 years for a second-degree sexual abuse charge and 25 years for a charge of ...

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  3. Memorial event in Waynesburg to honor Rain Day BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 28 | O-R Online

    This year's Rain Day celebration is no ordinary watch for precipitation. It's also the centennial anniversary of the largest loss of Greene County soldiers in one day, and the community is making sure those Rain Day Boys are remembered.

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  4. Waynesburg teen Loren Schroyer crowned new Miss Rain DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | O-R Online

    ... For her community service project, Loren would like to give back to Meals on Wheels, the Humane Society of Greene County and Toys for Tots. In her time as Miss Rain Day, Loren can't wait to meet new people during her travels and appearances. Loren ...

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  5. Texas man killed in tractor-trailer crash on I-59 in Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | Alabama Live

    A Texas man was killed Friday afternoon when the tractor-trailer he was driving on Interstate 59 in Greene County left the roadway and struck several trees. Sergio Herrera, 38, of Laredo, Texas was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Alabama state troopers.

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  6. Canning Workshops Planned This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    UT Extension Greene County will be offering several canning workshops this summer. All workshops follow USDA guidelines for home canning and food preservation.

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  7. Indivisible Greene County Rallies On Family Separation PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Indivsible Greene County's "Families Belong Together" rally draw a crowd to the Greene County Courthouse Saturday. The gathering was one of many held nationwide to denounce the separation, detention and living conditions of families arriving in the country illegally at the U.S./Mexico border.

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  8. Multiple Individuals Arrested in Greene County Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | NBC29

    Over the past week, Greene County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit, along with patrol deputies, arrested multiple individuals. This was part of "Operation Purge."

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  9. Polling location changed for runoff electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    GREENE COUNTY, AR - In Greene County, Tuesday is the 2018 Republican Primary Runoff Election for Justice of the Peace in Districts 7 and 11. Greene County Clerk Phyllis Rhynes states on Facebook that one polling location has changed. "Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Greene County Election Commission has changed the polling location for the First United Methodist Church to the Greene County Courthouse," according to the post.

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  10. County Commission To Discuss Budget, Schools, Lawsuit MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    With the end of the 2018 fiscal year approaching, a majority of the resolutions the Greene County Commission will consider at its Monday meeting are related to the budget. The commission will meet at 6 p.m. Monday in the Criminal Courtroom on the top floor of the Greene County Courthouse.

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  11. Early voting underway in Greene County Republican Primary JP Runoff ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Early voting is underway in Greene County for the 2018 Republican Primary Runoff Election for Justice of the Peace Districts 7 and 11. It began Tuesday, June 12 and will continue through Friday, June 15, then again on Monday, June 18 at the Greene County Courthouse from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. According to a post on the Green County Clerk Phyllis Rhynes' Facebook page, only Republican and Non-Partisan voters who live in JP Districts 7 or 11 are eligible to vote in the Republican runoff elections.

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  12. Teenager killed in Greene County car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Jayson Alexander McCollum, 19, of Eutaw, was killed when his car collided head on with a truck driven by John Gregory, 33, of Buhl.

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  13. County Government Meetings Scheduled TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    There will be three meetings of the Greene County government this week, all taking place on Tuesday. There will also be a budget workshop for the Greene County Board of Education.

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  14. Crum, Daniels proclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Greeneville Mayor W.T. Daniels, along with Greene County Mayor David Crum, presented a joint proclamation declaring a "National Day of Prayer" celebration in Greeneville and Greene County during the month of May. Donna Brown, right, and Tonya Gillespie bow their heads during the National Day of Prayer rally held Thursday at the Greene County Courthouse. Greeneville Mayor W.T. Daniels, along with Greene County Mayor David Crum, presented a joint proclamation declaring a "National Day of Prayer" celebration in Greeneville and Greene County during the month of May. Calls for unity and peace were sent up into the heavens from the Greene County Courthouse lawn on Thursday during a community rally in celebration of the National Day of Prayer.

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  15. Chris Shepard Wins 4-Person Primary For Circuit Court ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    ... takes office. He will run unopposed in August. Shepard, 47, of Mount Hebron Road, is currently employed by the Greene County Sheriff's Department as a certified court security officer, bailiff, fire investigator and auxiliary deputy. He also has ...

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  16. Greene County marriagesRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2018 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... and Brittany R. Hullum of Beavercreek applied for a marriage license. Date of marriage not on record. Greene County Marriage license public records obtained from Greene County Probate Court. Greene County News report complied by Natalie Jones. ...

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  17. Mixed drink ordinace back on Greene County ballots Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Kinston Free Press

    Greene County voters are being asked to decide if they want to allow restaurants to sell liquor and mixed drinks to customers. If approved, the ballot measure will give the Greene County Board of Commissioners the ability to craft local ordinances that let restaurants sell liquor and mixed drinks directly to customers.

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  18. 2 killed in Greene County crash with tractor trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Alabama Live

    Alabama State Troopers identified the victims as Daniel Gassman, 21, and Gwen "Savannah" Freeze, 18. Both were from Tennessee and in the same vehicle when they were killed. The crash happened at 8:20 p.m. Monday on Interstate 59/20, about four miles south of Boligee.

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  19. Insurance Committee, County BOE Meeting Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    On Tuesday, the Insurance Committee will meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Conference Room at the Greene County Courthouse Annex. No advanced agenda was available.

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  20. County Commission, Election Commission, Animal Control Board Meet This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    The Greene County Commission, Greene County Election Commission and Greene County Animal Control Board all have meetings scheduled in the coming week. The first meeting will be the monthly meeting of the full Greene County Commission 6 p.m. Monday at the Greene County Courthouse.

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