Houston County Newswire (Page 5)

Houston County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Houston County, GA. (Page 5)

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  1. Houston Co. raid finds $82K in synthetic marijuanaRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    Two Perry men were arrested Friday in connection to a narcotics investigation in which synthetic marijuana, estimated at the street value of $82,000, was recovered. According to a news release, a joint effort between the Houston County Sheriff's Office and the Perry Police Department led to the arrests of 36-year-old Durand Felder and 30-year-old Tradvious McIver.

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  2. Betsy Loiacono running for Warner Robins City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    "Due to a wide demand for better representation of the Post 4 position on City Council, Betsy Loiacono is throwing her hat in the ring for the Post 4 City Council position in the 2015 Warner Robins election. " Tim Thomas currently holds the seat.

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  3. Warner Robins "Follies" returns to the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    For the first time in over three decades, it is coming back. The stage is set, and there is one last rehearsal before reviving a performance from the past.

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  4. Miss Georgia talks to kids in Warner RobinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    "Having a healthy body and a healthy lifestyle is everything, and I was very fortunate to grow up in a house like that," says Cantrell. "I want to cater that all children who were maybe not so fortunate and help them understand that it is so important and that Georgia is the second most obese state and we've got to nip that in the bud.

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  5. RAGBRAI riders injured in separate Linn County crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Linn County Sheriff's Office says the first happened at around 2:20 p.m. when a cyclist ran into the back of a truck on Blairs Ferry Road at Chain Lakes Road. Deputies say a bicycle ridden by 34-year-old Franklin Yawn of Warner Robins, Georgia ran into the back of a truck driven by 65-year-old Ronald Steenhoek of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

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  6. Volunteers fill 5,000 backpacks for students in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    ... City of Warner Robins, Houston Healthcare, Harvest Builders Church, State Farm, Eyesight Associates, and the Houston County Board of Education. Volunteers will give out the backpacks next Friday at McConnell Talbert Stadium from 9:00 am until 2:00 ...

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  7. Flight test squadron settles in at former alert facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Robins Rev-up

    Bldg. 12 is the new home of the 339th Flight Test Squadron, which includes a team of F-15, C-5 and C-130 test pilots, flight crew members, parachute packers and support staff. Tech.

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  8. Officer Vali hits her strideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Merrill Foto News

    ... to the problem was a K9 unit. Prior to relocating to Tomahawk, Elvins had worked as an investigator with the Houston County Sheriff's Office in Warner Robins, GA. He attributes many of his experiences there, with pursuing a K9 unit in Tomahawk. "So ...

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  9. Big River Riders compete at state horse showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Star

    Gulf County Big River Riders 4-H Club had four Senior and one Jr./Int. member exhibit horses at the Florida State Horse show July 8-11.

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  10. Randrecous Davis committed to UGA - what does it mean and what's next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    For a second consecutive recruiting cycle, the Bulldogs need a handful of playmakers at the wideout position. Davis joins Houston County's Darion Anderson as the first two on board.

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  11. Army Reserve Center to be named for fallen Warner Robins soldierRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The U.S. Army Reserve Center here will be named after a local soldier who lost his life in Iraq eight years ago. The center, which has been open about a year and half, will be named for Army Spc.

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  12. Marijuana found in FedEx package bound for Warner RobinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    A Macon FedEx employee turned over a package to authorities on July 3 containing $54,000 worth of marijuana, according to the Bibb County Sheriff's Office. According to the report, which was released Monday, a deputy was dispatched to the shipping facility, 704 Hawthorne St. for "a suspicious package" sent from Colorado Springs to a man in Warner Robins.

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  13. Warner Robins approves fines for false alarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    In a unanimous decision, Warner Robins City Council passed an ordinance where people have to pay a fine for multiple false security system alarms. The new rule requires home and business owners with security systems to register their phone numbers with their alarm company.

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  14. Marijuana found in Fed-Ex package bound for Warner RobinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    A Macon Fed-Ex employee turned over a package to authorities on July 3 containing $54,000 worth of marijuana, according to the Bibb County Sheriff's Office According to the report, which was released Monday, a deputy was dispatched to the shipping facility, 704 Hawthorne St. for "a suspicious package" sent from Colorado Springs to a man in Warner Robins.

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  15. The ABCs of Organizing: H is foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    When organizing , please know that asking for help is not a sign of weakness. Just because you feel you "should" be able to do something by yourself, doesn't mean you "have" to.

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  16. The ABCs of Organizing: I is foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    At the beginning of an organizing project, spend some time imagining what you would like the final results to look and feel like. Do you want a bedroom that feels calm and serene? Do you want a pantry that is neat and orderly? Sure, look at magazines and websites, but remember that those pictures are staged and generally not very realistic.

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  17. Bleckley 10-u baseball finishes third at state.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    For a team that's never seen live pitch, let alone Dixie Youth, the Bleckley 10 and under all stars have had a great season. They finished second in a warmup tournament in Warner Robins, won the gold bracket of a CAMSPORTS tournament in Dublin, finished district runner up and went 4-0 last weekend in state pool play.

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  18. TAG to Discuss the State of the Technology Industry in Middle Georgia -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WebWire

    Where Georgia Leads Map for Middle Georgia Region will also be unveiled at event to be held at the Middle Georgia Regional Commission July 22nd 'Technology plays a significant role in Georgia's economy, as evidenced through our economic impact study this year,' said Tino Mantella, president & CEO of TAG. 'Our goal through this panel and other road show events across the state is to raise awareness about the increasing importance of technology to the state of Georgia and to help our state come together to foster an environment that drives Georgia to become one of the leading states in the nation for technology.'

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  19. Warner Robins author discusses documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    A Warner Robins native and bestselling author is bringing her story to the big screen at the Macon Film Festival tomorrow. She grew up right by the train tracks in a little cinder block house on Georgia Avenue, a neighborhood she acknowledges was not the best.

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  20. Eglin Brotherhood Choir celebrates 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Editor's note: The Eglin Brotherhood Choir is celebrating its 40th anniversary in August.

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