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Laurens County Newswire

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  1. Earnest BurtonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Metter Advertiser

    Earnest Burton was born on November 13, 1931, in Emanuel County, Georgia to the late, Mr. Emory Burton and Mrs. Wadie Christine Gordon Byrd. On Wednesday morning July 20, 2016 Earnest Burton departed his life at the VA hospital in Dublin GA.

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  2. A splash through medieval DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Independent.ie

    It was the street where medieval Dubliners went for a dram and a fun night out 1,000 years ago. Summer slides: Carol St John on the 98FM's Big Slide on Winetavern Street next to Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin.

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  3. She was honored for attending the same church for 75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Sara Ann Morgan was honored July 17 for 75 years as a member of Upatoi United Methodist Church, but she has actually been a regular at services there since she was a month old. Morgan is now 87. "No doubt it is a long time," said the Columbus woman who has easily attended more than 3,000 services at the church.

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  4. Olentangy treasurer will return to Dublin schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | This Week Community News

    The Olentangy Local School District is in need of a new chief financial officer after Treasurer Brian Kern announced last week he will leave to fill the same role for the Dublin City School District. Olentangy's school board hired Kern away from Dublin, where he served as the district's assistant treasurer.

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  5. HODGES, Thomas Mark Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | MDJonline.com

    Early in the morning of the 25th of June 2016, the angels came to release Thomas Mark Hodges, Sr. of Kennesaw, Georgia from his earthly bonds and transported his spirit to Heaven.

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  6. Georgia DOT tops $171 million in awarded statewide construction project contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | CE News

    ... at $14.8 million; two bridges on SR 26 over the Ocmulgee River, valued at $15.2 million; and three bridges in Laurens County, valued at almost $4 million. "Design-build bridge bundles are an innovative way to replace Georgia's aging local bridges ...

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  7. Cochran church to celebrate Homecoming, hold revival services.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | 13WMAZ.com

    Macedonia Baptist Church will celebrate Homecoming July 24 at 10:30 am. Music led by Jordan's River, Rev.

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  8. Dublin, Columbus ink pact ending agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | This Week Community News

    The Dublin City School District is the first central Ohio district to create an independent agreement with Columbus City Schools for the so-called "win-win" areas. The Dublin Board of Education July 5 unanimously approved a new win-win agreement with the Columbus district, establishing permanent boundaries.

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  9. Tidewater Fleet Supply Joins the NetworkRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Modern Tire Dealer

    "Tidewater Fleet Supply is a fast-growing, first-class operation and a welcome addition to the Network's roster of shareholders," says David Prater, president of the Network. "This latest signing greatly enhances the Network's footprint throughout the Southeast."

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  10. Christina Bazemore, on behalf of herself and all others similarly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | FindLaw

    ... g. On September 2, 2014, Ms. Bazemore brought this putative class action against JSC in the Superior Court of Laurens County, Georgia. Her complaint asserts that JSC violated the

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  11. Construction expected to begin by late fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | This Week Community News

    Homes in the Riviera development off Avery Road will be ready to build in late fall, according to M/I Homes Vice President of Land Kevin Zeppernick. The housing development, located north of the Belvedere subdivision, consists of 152 acres of former golf course land and is being developed in a joint venture by M/I Homes and Davidson Phillips.

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  12. Farewell, Mr. FosterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Barrow County News

    The Thompson genes may have graced me with some writing abilities and plenty of sarcasm, but they have not done much for me in the speed department. But in addition to sports, music has always been another love of mine, and that made joining the band a logical choice particularly marching band, where I still got to experience Friday night lights from a different angle.

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  13. Thompson: Farewell, Mr. FosterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Barrow County News

    The Thompson genes may have graced me with some writing abilities and plenty of sarcasm, but they have not done much for me in the speed department. But in addition to sports, music has always been another love of mine, and that made joining the band a logical choice particularly marching band, where I still got to experience Friday night lights from a different angle.

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  14. News Release from Solid WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Larimer County Subscriptions

    The Solid Waste Department is proud to announce that two of our team members competed and brought home first and second place at the Rocky Mountain Chapte r of the Solid Waste Association Equipment Road-E-O . The equipment competition was established to promoteprofessionalism on the part of drivers and mechanics in the field of solid waste management and to createa spirit of competition and goodwill throughout the participating organizations.

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  15. Punk, funk, pyrotechnics are plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | This Week Community News

    While headliner Joan Jett & the Blackhearts represent the first part of this year's "Punk, Funk and Fireworks" theme, the "Funk" will be delivered by KC & the Sunshine band. Alison LeRoy, a Dublin events manager, said KC performed during the 2007 Independence Day festival, when the Village People opened for them.

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  16. Police, deputies make arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Dodge County News

    The Eastman Police Department reported the following arrests in the previous week.

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  17. Armed robbery suspect is capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Dodge County News

    ... search of Lee, but did not find him that day. When Lee makes bond in Dodge County, he will be transferred to Laurens County to face the armed robbery charges there. Sounds to me like you guys need to do the jobs you were put there to do. Why don't ...

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  18. Norma Lorene Robbins, TrafalgarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | Daily Journal

    Norma Lorene Robbins, 83, of Trafalgar, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, June 25, 2016, in Franklin. She was married to Donald Robbins for 33 years, and they lived in Fayette, Rush and Decatur counties during their marriage.

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  19. Britt Stanley SmoakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Metter Advertiser

    Britt Stanley Smoak, age 71, of Swainsboro, GA on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the Retirement Inn in Swainsboro, GA. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 11 AM in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel of Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors in Swainsboro with Rev.

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  20. Local Government Financing Options for "Going Solar"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | State of Georgia

    The U.S. Department of Energy has reported that local governments spend up to 10% of their budgets on energy. Solar power is one way local governments can bring down that cost while providing an efficient and eco-friendly alternative to other energy sources.

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