Laurens County Newswire

Laurens County Newswire

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

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  1. Toddler Found Unresponsive In Home Filled With Dead Rats, SnakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CBS Local

    ... bruised in a Gray Court home filled with dozens of dead and dying animals. Multiple media outlets report that Laurens County deputies were called to the home Tuesday evening after the boy's mother, Savannah V. Morgan, said the boy had choked. She ...

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  2. Mother charged with child abuse, animal crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A pregnant Laurens County woman is accused of abusing her toddler so badly that he is now fighting for his life.

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  3. Mother charged after toddler found unresponsive in home filled with dead, dying animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WALB-TV Albany

    Deputies in Laurens County said a woman faces numerous charges after a 2-year-old boy was found unresponsive and badly bruised in a filthy home filled with dozens of dead and dying animals. Deputies arrived to find the boy unresponsive with bruises on his face, neck, back and other areas, according to Lt.

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  4. Brass In BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Courier Herald

    The Dublin-Laurens Arts Council will proudly present the United States Air Force "BRASS IN BLUE" in concert on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. The 11 member band will play a variety of music at Theatre Dublin on Academy Avenue in downtown Dublin.

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  5. Pearland hospital names first CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Business Journal

    The Memorial Hermann Health System has appointed Mario Garner as its first senior vice president and CEO of Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital. Construction at the new hospital on Highway 288 near FM 518 is underway.

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  6. New Orleans East Hospital CEO departs, takes job in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | NOLA.com

    Mario Garner, CEO of the 80-bed hospital that opened in 2014, will join Memorial Hermann health system in the Houston area, according to a press release issued by his new employer . Garner's last day at New Orleans East Hospital was July 21, according to two officials reached by phone at the hospital Monday .

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  7. Dublin buskers - meet the street musicians on Grafton StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Independent.ie

    The sounds of guitars, voices, and other musical instruments have long been part of the landscape of Dublin's streets, particularly along tourist-heavy Grafton Street. Street performers usually place hats or open instrument cases in front of them, inviting people to donate money.

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  8. Gullah Geechee Heritage bicycle ride stops in Brunswick, St. Marys,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Florida Times-Union

    Jatavious Martin, 13, of Dublin, Ga., holds his bike at the Boys & Girls Club of Glynn's Elizabeth Correll Teen Center in Brunswick after riding from Darien Tuesday morning. Najah Walker, 15, of Chapel Hill, N.C., has lunch at the Boys & Girls Club of Glynn's Elizabeth Correll Teen Center in Brunswick.

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  9. Flagged DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | New Urban Legends

    On 19 July 2015, the entertainment web site TMZToday published an article reporting that a black biker named Rogers Kyaruzi had been deliberately run over by the driver of a pickup truck from which he had attempted to grab a Confederate flag: A Georgia man is dead after he snatched a Confederate flag off of a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500. Rogers Kyaruzi of Dublin, Ga was riding his motorcycle when he approached Jimmy Miller's three-quarter ton truck displaying a Confederate flag at a traffic light.

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  10. After best week ever, Thomas focuses on footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | USA Today

    With news of his mother's release from prison and new contract in hand, Broncos WR can focus on football. Broncos' Demaryius Thomas begins looking forward after special week With news of his mother's release from prison and new contract in hand, Broncos WR can focus on football.

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  11. BCHS softball getting ready for seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | 13WMAZ.com

    The Lady Royals softball team began their preparations for this season by playing in the Paw Print Classic scrimmage tournament hosted by Mary Persons High School. Bleckley returns all but two players from last year's squad that won region and advanced to the second round of state.

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  12. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Bellingham Herald

    Rain and thunderstorms will fire up over the north central portion of the country on Thursday, while a cool down is expected across the upper Midwest and the Northeast. A warm, muggy air mass will spread across the southern and central Plains.

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  13. 42,000 Dubliners in housing need reveals truth of crisis - EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sinn FA in Housing spokesperson Dessie Ellis TD has said that new figures showing a staggering 42,000 people in housing need in Dublin reveals that the housing crisis is only getting worse and government plans have completely failed to tackle the problems at its heart. He made his comments after it was revealed that 42,000 people are on the Dublin City Council housing waiting list including 16,500 children.

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  14. Demaryius Thomas' Mother Has Prison Sentence Commuted by Barack ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | RollingStone

    Earlier this year, Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas spoke with Rolling Stone about his plans to turn three consecutive Pro Bowl seasons into a sizeable payday and though he was preparing for NFL free agency, he had other things on his mind: Namely, his mother, who was serving a 24-year prison sentence on drug trafficking charges. "Hopefully, this year my mom will at least get out and get in a halfway house and come home," he said.

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  15. Demaryius Thomasa s mother has prison sentence commuted by President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Washington Post

    When President Obama commuted the sentences for 46 nonviolent drug offenders on Monday , Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was particularly overjoyed. His mother, Katrina Smith, was one of the 46 people who will be released from prison on Nov. 10. Her 24-year sentence for drug-trafficking charges was due to end in 2017.

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  16. Obama commutes sentence of NFL player's motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Hill

    The mother of Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas was one of the 46 people to have their prison sentences commuted by President Obama on Monday. Katrina Stuckey Smith, the mother of Thomas, received a 24-year sentence after being found guilty of conspiracy with intent to distribute cocaine and cocaine base, also known as crack.

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  17. Canfederate MemorialRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    In Dublin where I grew up, there was a memorial to Confederate soldiers in front of the "old" library downtown.

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  18. Another hospital added to veteran care partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    The Georgia-Lina Federal Healthcare Executive Council has announced the addition of two more hospitals to the group to further improve access to healthcare for veterans. The original partnership included the Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Ft.

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  19. Governor's line item budget veto costs schools $1.2MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | This Week Community News

    A line-item veto from Gov. John Kasich has cut the Dublin City School District's state funding in the new two-year budget. District Treasurer Stephen Osborne said he was hopeful the district would receive its current level of funding in the 2016 and 2017 state budget, but a last minute line-item veto from Kasich will cut funding by $1.2 million.

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  20. Confederate flag's fate in hands of South Carolina HouseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... to banish all flags from the site would be akin to erasing history, including that of his family members in Laurens County and the mountains of North Carolina and Virginia. "I guess my plan for tomorrow is to be a lot like my ancestors were at the ...

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