Hancock County Newswire

Hancock County Newswire

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  1. Why did God make me an outcast and a stranger in mine own house?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MetaFilter

    ... history of our country. Scroll to the end to read about Bridget "Biddy" Mason (August 15, 1818 in Hancock County, Georgia - January 15, 1891 in Los Angeles, California) an African American nurse, and a California real estate entrepreneur and ...

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  2. Hart House to be moved to new park in Villa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Times Georgian

    ... Van Wert Road corridor. The Hart House is so called because it was the home of Samuel C. Hart, a pioneer from Hancock County who moved into what is now known as Carroll County sometime shortly after the territory was ceded to Georgia by the Creek ...

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  3. Hart House to be moved to new park in Villa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... Van Wert Road corridor. The Hart House is so called because it was the home of Samuel C. Hart, a pioneer from Hancock County who moved into what is now known as Carroll County sometime shortly after the territory was ceded to Georgia by the Creek ...

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  4. To develop kids' love for the outdoors, start earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... We hunted all over Georgia for deer, turkey, rabbit and squirrels prior to my dad purchasing some land in Hancock County. There is something about breakfast and hot chocolate prepared on a Coleman stove before the sun has come up that makes it taste ...

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  5. Bay Area Immigrants Protest Supreme Court DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Rallies denounced the 4-4 deadlock blocking President Barack Obama's plan to shield millions living in the United States illegally from deportation. While local leaders expressed their outrage , large demonstrations cropped up in San Jose, where dozens of community groups joined forces.

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  6. Hart House deadline extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... At least not this week. The Hart House is so called because it was the home of Samuel C. Hart, a pioneer from Hancock County who moved into what is now known as Carroll County shortly after the territory was ceded to Georgia by the Creek Nation. ...

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | CBS Atlanta

    Mason, who led Michigan State to a national title in hockey and won 924 games, has died. He was 76. Sparta... .

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  8. Cumberland annexation headed for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    A judge has decided to send Cumberland's proposal to draw about 300 acres of rural Hancock County land into its town limits to trial for a final decision. During a hearing this week, Hancock County Superior Court I Judge Terry Snow ruled the 14 property owners who have signed a petition against the annexation represent a significant portion of the residents affected by the town's plans - and they deserve their day in court to argue against the proposal.

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  9. Wolves stay alive in NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Times Georgian

    A pair of wins on Friday and Saturday kept the University of West Georgia baseball team's season alive as it improved to 2-1 in the NCAA Division II South Regional hosted by Tampa. On Friday night it was a 7-1 victory against Claflin that kept the Wolves going and then they eliminated the top seed and defending national champion Tampa in a 4-3 win Saturday following an 11-4 loss to Nova Southeastern on Thursday night in the opening game of the week.

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  10. Saving historic Hart House looks like a longshotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Times Georgian

    ... the deadline arrives. The Hart House is so called because it was the home of Samuel C. Hart, a pioneer from Hancock County who moved into what is now known as Carroll County sometime shortly after the territory was ceded to Georgia by the Creek ...

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  11. Church offers plan to save historic Hart HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Times Georgian

    ... area historian Elaine Bailey says she has linked the house to Samuel and Martha Hart, who moved here from Hancock County in 1826. Hancock County was where the Georgia Baptists first organized, and the newly arrived Hart family became members of ...

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  12. New court in best interests of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | TheCourier.com

    ... as well, and presumably will be under the new Family Dependency Treatment Court, which is forming through the Hancock County Juvenile Court. The special court is being funded through a three-year grant from the Ohio Supreme Court, and the Hancock ...

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  13. Ex-dispatcher charged with contributing to delinquency of minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | TheCourier.com

    A former Hancock County dispatcher has been charged in Hancock County Juvenile Court with contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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  14. Hancock crime rate growing, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | TheCourier.com

    Hancock County's economy is growing, and so is its crime rate, according to the "State of the County" address delivered by the county commissioners Thursday.

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  15. Couple facing drug, child neglect chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Francis Lewis, 35, and Jamie Payton, 31, both of 556 Louisiana Ave., face felony charges of conspiracy to deliver cocaine, conspiracy to transport cocaine across state lines and child neglect creating substantial risk of death or serious injury, Hancock County Sheriff Ralph Fletcher said.

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  16. For 2nd straight year, player declares early for WNBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Connecticut's Morgan Tuck listens to a question during a news conference at the women's Final Four in the NCAA college basketball tournament Monday, April 4, 2016, in Indianapolis. Connecticut will play Syracuse in the championship game on Tuesday.

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  17. County warns of illegal burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Last week's brush fire off Snyder Road was the third in northern Hancock County this month to be caused by human error, officials said.

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  18. Newell woman accused of child neglectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... apparent adult supervision. She is being held in the Northern Regional Jail in Moundsville on a $10,000 bond. Hancock County sheriff's deputies went to Merriman's home at 5:20 p.m. March 11 after the children's grandmother called police. The ...

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  19. GBC Racers Explode to 3 Class Wins at the Cannonball GNCCRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | Power Sports Network

    With only a week to regroup and prepare for Round 2 of the GNCC series at the all-new Cannonball facility in Sparta, Georgia, GBC Motorsports racers were ready to put their best foot forward in the intense racing action. With only a week to regroup and prepare for Round 2 of the GNCC series at the all-new Cannonball facility in Sparta, Georgia, GBC Motorsports racers were ready to put their best foot forward in the intense racing action.

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  20. Former MDI teacher found guilty of 3 out of 8 sex chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... evening after deliberating for about five hours. Closing arguments in the trial, which began Monday in Hancock County Superior Court, were presented to the jury Wednesday morning. The prosecutor in the case, Hancock County Deputy District Attorney ...

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