Laurens County Newswire

Laurens County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Laurens County, GA.

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  1. Price Is Right at NFCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee

    North Florida Christian School is pleased to announce the hiring of Coach Steve Price as head football coach for the Eagles. Coach Price has been the NFC defensive coordinator since 2012 helping the Eagles reach the playoffs each season including the FHSAA 2A State Semi Finals in 2013 and 2014.

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  2. Northborough centenarian leaves a legacy of hard work and Southern hospitalityRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Northborough - When Lucille Holsomback MacDonald passed away on Jan. 7 she was just shy of celebrating her 102nd birthday. Recently her daughter-in-law Catherine Holsomback and dear friend Jean Cox reminisced about the woman who they called a "sweet, gentle soul."

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  3. Edge dominates Friday NeSmith action at Golden IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Chase Edge of LaFayette, Ala. was the man to beat on Friday night at Golden Isles Speedway in Brunswick, Ga., as he won Night 1 of the RockAuto.com Winter Shootout for the NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series.

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  4. The hardest choice Demaryius Thomas' mom will makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC News

    DEMARYIUS THOMAS HAS just sent his mother a picture of the most unlikely Super Bowl ticket of all, the one intended for her, and now Katina Smith has a few days to decide whether she's prepared to take it. It's been just six months since President Barack Obama granted her clemency and released her from federal prison 15 years into a 20-year drug sentence.

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  5. On some days, Demaryius Thomas' mom wants the simplicity of prison lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | ESPN

    Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas hadn't seen his mom as a free woman in almost 16 years. This past January, both mother and son were reunited for the first time.

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  6. Broncos' Demaryius Thomas and his mom will have their Super Bowl momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Contra Costa Times

    Denver wide receiver Demaryius Thomas admitted Thursday to being a little nervous, although it had nothing to do with the magnitude of Super Bowl 50 or facing the Carolina Panthers. Families were beginning to arrive, which meant Thomas' mother, Katina Stuckey Smith, would be thrust into the maelstrom of the biggest event in sports heading into Sunday's game at Levi's Stadium.

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  7. Broncos' Demariyus Thomas and his mom will have their Super Bowl momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Contra Costa Times

    Denver wide receiver Demaryius Thomas admitted Thursday to being a little nervous, although it had nothing to do with the magnitude of Super Bowl 50 or facing the Carolina Panthers. Families were beginning to arrive, which meant Thomas' mother, Katina Stuckey Smith, would be thrust into the maelstrom of the biggest event in sports heading into Sunday's game at Levi's Stadium.

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  8. Schools looking for green in policy, savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | This Week Community News

    With $3.7 million in energy savings in recent years, Dublin City School District officials said they are hoping to continue saving green. In 2011, the district took advantage of House Bill 264 funding and installed energy-efficient boilers, heaters, lighting and other equipment throughout the district.

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  9. Amedisys - " Career FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Courier Herald

    Amedisys Dublin is hosting an Open House on February 3 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. The event features raffle drawings, door prizes, and on-the-spot interviews.

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  10. Latvian Valmiera Glass Group to become largest employer in Laurens CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    A company from the small European nation of Latvia has launched a massive expansion of its factory in Dublin, Georgia (USA), proving that investments of hefty economic impact don't have to come from the most traditional sources, informs globalatlanta.com.... Read more...

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  11. Ykk Ap America: Company Moves Forward on Environmental Manufacturing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Building Operating Management

    Austell, Ga. - Nov. 18, 2015 - YKK AP America, Inc. announced the completion of a life cycle analysis spanning all seven faade categories produced in its ISO14001-certified commercial manufacturing center in Dublin, Ga.

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  12. Decatur Police Nab Robbery Suspect in DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Patch.com

    Decatur Police quickly arrested a robbery suspect in downtown Decatur on Friday, with a little help from some concerned citizens. At about 1:10 p.m., police responded to a call to Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, on Sycamore Place at East Ponce de Leon Avenue, according to a news release.

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  13. Anthony Johnson Stakes Claim For UFC Title Shot By Crushing Ryan BaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Rant MMA

    After emphatically halting Ryan Bader 's two-year, five-fight winning streak, Anthony Johnson has staked his claim for another crack at division supremacy. Johnson wasted little time in bringing the "rumble" to Bader.

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  14. Butler, Joel ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Joel Thomas Butler, 97, passed away Thursday, January 29, 2016. He was born in Dexter, Georgia on December 30, 1918, to Bertha and James Butler.

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  15. Disabled Veterans in need of driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | 13WMAZ.com

    Warner Robins' Disabled Americans Veterans branch currently has only one consistent driver to get veterans to and from the VA medical center in Dublin. And he can only do it two days a week.

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  16. District officials optimistic of scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | This Week Community News

    No letter grade has been issued yet, but the Dublin City School District has high numbers on the new Prepared for Success portion of the state report card. A grade is coming on the 2016 state report card for the new Prepared for Success element that provides information about how schools prepare students for different pathways of college and career success and insight on how students will do once they leave high school, information from the Ohio Department of Education said.

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  17. Valmieras stikla skiedra plans to expand production in US, investing EUR 80 mlnRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    In pursuit of an even stronger position in the global market, one of Europe's leading fiberglass manufacturers, Valmieras stikla skiedra, is planning to expand its line of fiberglass and its products manufactured at Valmiera Glass USA Corp, which is located in Dublin, Laurens County, Georgia, in the United States, the company's statement to "Nasdaq Riga" stock exchange suggests, cites LETA.... Read more...

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  18. the Fundamentals of di...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Courier Herald

    Dates: January 26 and January 28, 2016 Time: 6-8 pm Location: Coastal Georgia Center, Savannah, Georgia Cost: $90 The best way to sharpen your skills is to take a lot of pictures with your DSLR Must be between the ages of 8 - 12 years old.

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  19. JSC Valmieras stikla iedra intends to expand production in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | GlobeNewswire

    In pursuit of an even stronger position in the global market, one of Europe's leading fiberglass manufacturers, JSC Valmieras stikla skiedra, is planning to expand its line of fiberglass and its products manufactured at Valmiera Glass USA Corp., which is located in Dublin, Laurens County, Georgia, in the United States. Over the next six years, as part of the expansion project, the company's management is planning to create 425 new jobs at its U.S.-based production facility and to invest USD 90 million by using the company's own funds and attracting loans from long-term partners.

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  20. Amedisys - " Career FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Courier Herald

    Amedisys Dublin is hosting an Open House on February 3 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. The event features raffle drawings, door prizes, and on-the-spot interviews.

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