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  1. Men's - Sday - S CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The McDuffie Progress

    The Men's Ministry of the Hickory Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Sparta will observe its annual Men's Day Celebration on Sunday, June 10, at 11 a.m. The special guest will be the Rev. Elijah Barnes Jr., and the Springhill Missionary Baptist Church of Milledgeville. The public is invited.

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  2. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | WSB-TV

    GAZ050-060-061-073-082245- Putnam GA-Baldwin GA-Hancock GA-Greene GA- 601 PM EDT FRI JUN 8 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN PUTNAM...NORTHEASTERN BALDWIN...HANCOCK AND SOUTHEASTERN GREENE COUNTIES UNTIL 645 PM EDT... At 601 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was near Sparta, moving west at 15 mph. HAZARD...Winds up to 40 mph, up to penny sized hail, frequent cloud-to-ground lightning and heavy rain.

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  3. William Robert 'Bob' WoodallRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 6 | The Herald-Gazette

    ... After retirement, he and his wife, Susan, spent most of their time on their historic antebellum plantation in Hancock County and raised grass-fed beef, goats, and chickens while pursuing restoration activities. Continue reading 'William Robert ...

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  4. William Robert (Bob) Woodall Jr.Read the original story

    Monday Jun 4 | The Herald-Gazette

    A memorial service for Bob Woodall, who died early June 2, will be held Saturday, June 9 at 11 a.m. at Decatur First Methodist Church with a reception to follow.

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  5. Wedding guests reveal their ultimate wedding fails to Jimmy FallonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'I released butterflies... they all dropped dead.' Unlucky brides and grooms - and some very bemused guests - reveal their WORST wedding fails in hilarious tweets Jimmy Fallon, 43, asked fans of his show to share their 'funny, weird, or embarrassing' wedding stories under the hashtag #WeddingFail Guests as well as brides and grooms shared their own horror stories, from guests going to the wrong location to mothers staying trapped in the elevator 'My cousin drove four hours to Sparta, Wisconsin to attend our wedding.

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  6. Body of student pulled from Georgia river Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | WSB-TV

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  7. Beat and ReleaseRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Dodge County News

    In Hancock County, Georgia they call it Beat and Release. Remember the football "teens" several years ago physically beating up the opposing coach after losing the game? The coach formerly was an assistant for the attacking school.

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  8. But why does Lafayette matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | LaGrange Daily News

    On Thursday, members of the Lafayette Alliance celebrated the announcement that Sept.

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  9. Former Viking Gene Washington's path from segregated south to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Through the Banks of the Red Cedar is finally making its world premiere. It will air here in Minnesota on April 22nd during the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival.

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  10. World champ dancer has ties to HinesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Coastal Courier

    Luci Caralyne Parden, second left, the granddaughter of the late Lewis Winton Mobley of Hinesville, holds up her first place trophy at the recently World Irish Dance Association competition. Luci Caralyne Parden won the under-14 age group of the World's Championship Competition of the World Irish Dance Association April 7 in Maastricht, Netherland.

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  11. Central Alberta quilters continue the traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Red Deer Advocate

    Prepare for the cozy familiar and the intricate unexpected at the 27th annual Central Alberta Quilters' Guild Show this Friday and Saturday. Dariel Dent, 2018 quilt show chair, said about 180 quilts will be on display from quilters with different levels of experience, and new this year are breakfast lectures featuring international quilter Nancy Mahoney, of Sparta, Ga.

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  12. Eric Deshon BenionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    He was a member of C.H. Ellison Overcoming Church of God, Cleveland. He graduated from Hancock Central High School class of 1989.

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  13. Growing a Greener WorldRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GROWING A GREENER WORLD blends the latest trends in eco-friendly living with traditional gardening know-how. The series highlights the diverse people, organizations and events that seek to raise environmental awareness and encourage better stewardship of the planet.

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  14. South Paulding standout learned how to be more - coachable' during careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | MDJonline.com

    South Paulding senior Kayla Frey is ending her career on a high note as she awaits graduation and a college basketball career.

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  15. High school scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    JEFFERSON 64, STEPHENS COUNTY 62: At Jefferson, Daniel Parker had a three-point play with 18 seconds remaining and collected the last rebound of the game as the No. 2-seeded Dragons bested third-seeded Stephens County and advanced to the championship finals of the Region 8-4A tournament.

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  16. Screaming Devils are even in region playRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The McDuffie Progress

    On Jan. 3, the WCHS faced Georgia Military College, losing by a score of 54-51. They then traveled to Sparta to face Hancock Central on Jan. 5, losing by a score of 58-37.

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  17. Briarwood Academy faces Augusta Christian, John HancockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The McDuffie Progress

    The Runnin' Bucs came away with one loss and one win over the weekend, and the lady Bucs dropped two games. On Dec. 8, the Bucs faced Augusta Christian and lost by a score of 63-60.

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  18. US civil rights activist Dr John McCown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... of property once owned by African-American civil rights... Dr John McCown bought the two-storey house in Hancock County, Georgia, in 1967 to help black voter registration. He died in 1976 when the... Courtside courtship! Kendall Jenner watches LA ...

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  19. Civil rights activist's abandoned Georgia homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Abandoned plantation home of 'Black Jesus': Eerie images show crumbling remains of property once owned by African-American civil rights activist These haunting pictures reveal the crumbling remains of the plantation home of an African-American civil rights activist, Dr John McCown - who is buried in the back garden. The eerie images of the property, in Hancock County, Georgia, show wallpaper peeling from the walls, ceilings collapsing and broken windows.

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  20. Benjamin B. HubertRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Benjamin Bentley Hubert died at 97 on Jan. 4, 2018, peacefully. He was born to James and Mary Hubert in Jamaica, New York, on Nov. 15, 1920.

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