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  1. Bigfoot Believers Prepare for 2nd Florida Skunk Ape ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... event was initially scheduled for March, but has since been moved to Sept. 18-20 at Torreya State Park in Liberty County, according to The Sasquatch Hunters' website. That park contains bluffs that overlook the Apalachicola River, making it a rather ...

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  2. Tiger Sharks pound SneadsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Star

    ... nday and hosted Franklin County Tuesday. Port St. Joe travels to South Walton Friday and is back home against Liberty County this Tuesday.

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  3. Nettie Ada Rankin RevellRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | County Record

    ... Florida State University and a Masters from University of Florida. Ada was a teacher in Wewahitchka, Florida, Liberty County and Hilliard, Florida; supervisor of Adult Education in Nassau County, Florida and Principal of Hilliard Jr./Sr. High ...

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  4. Gang busted at BMSRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | County Record

    ... members smoking marijuana and throwing gang signs with their hands. A third student, a 15-year-old boy from Liberty County, was also interviewed and admitted to being one of the gang's "kings." The boys also freely acknowledged vandalizing the ...

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  5. Prayers for first responders' safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Coastal Courier

    Community members listening to Larry Logan, Deputy Director of Liberty County EMA, talk about the importance of the prayer rally for first responders. A prayer rally for first responders Saturday on the steps of the historic Liberty County Courthouse attracted residents, pastors, officials and first responders to pray for the safety and support of those who answer emergency calls.

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  6. Escaped Inmate CaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WTVY Dothan

    Today [Monday] at approximately 5:30 p.m., William L. Mercer, inmate who escaped from the Calhoun County Jail on Saturday, was apprehended in Jackson County by the Jackson Correctional Institution and the Apalachee Correctional Institution K-9 Tracking Teams. Calhoun County Sheriff's Office, with help from Calhoun County Correctional Institution, Liberty County Correctional Institution, Jackson County Correctional Institution, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Bay County Sheriff's Office, Liberty County Sheriff's Office, Florida Highway Patrol, Florida Wildlife Commission, and the Blountstown Police Department, have been searching for the escaped inmate diligently since Saturday.

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  7. Prayer rally held for Liberty Co. first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | WALB-TV Albany

    The prayer rally was hosted by the United Ministerial Alliance of Liberty County and was held at the Liberty County Courthouse Saturday morning. Community leaders, pastors, citizens, and members of law enforcement gathered to pray for the safety of first responders and to show their respect.

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  8. Prayer rally for first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Coastal Courier

    The United Ministerial Alliance of Liberty County hosted a prayer rally for first responders on the steps of the historic Liberty County Courthouse Saturday morning. Community members, pastors, members of law enforcement and firefighters came together to pray for the safety of the first responders and to show their appreciation.

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  9. New baseball coach at Altha; Wildcat schedule announcedRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | County Record

    BY COACH Derek Causseaux Hey Wildcat fans! My name is Derek Causseaux and I'm the new Altha Wildcat baseball coach. In the past, I coached baseball/football in Liberty County.

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  10. Man who coached in four Southeast Georgia school systems faces statutory rape charge in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... bio said Weir had coached in Georgia at Glynn, McIntosh and Wayne county schools and at Bradwell Institute in Liberty County, an online bio says.

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  11. Seahawks down St. Joe, face West Gadsden tonightRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Times

    ... tonight at Bozeman at 8 p.m., after the Panthers, winner of the District 4-!A regular season schedule, downed Liberty County 74-53. The Franklin County Seahawks last night downed Port St. Joe 60-53 to earn a trip to the regional playoffs, their ...

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  12. Lady Tiger Sharks host district tourneyRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Star

    The Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School is the host school and top-seeded as the District 4-1A tournament got underway this week. The Lady Tiger Sharks, who enter the tournament 13-10 overall and 9-1 in district play, will not see action until Friday's semifinals when they will have face the winner of West Gadsden versus Liberty County.

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  13. Gators split four as they prepare for district tourneyRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Star

    With the district tournament looming Wewahitchka Jr./Sr. High School boys' basketball team took a pair of tough home losses last week and dropped to 4-15 overall. The Gators split road games at Altha and Liberty County and lost at home to Bozeman, in overtime, and Graceville.

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  14. Tigers tame LCHSa SBulldogs during annual "Pink Game"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | County Record

    The Blountstown Tigers chalked up an 81-63 win Friday night over their rivals from across the river, the Liberty County Bulldogs. The Tigers were set to travel to Port St. Joe Monday .

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  15. Lady Tiger Sharks remain atop districtRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Star

    ... when the district tournament rolls around. The Lady Tiger Sharks (12-10 overall, 9-1 in the district) beat Liberty County 47-20, West Gadsden 66-41 and Franklin County 49-36 last week. Against visiting Liberty County on Tuesday the Lady Tiger Sharks ...

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  16. Parker Man Arrested for Several Violent CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Gadsden County Sheriff's Officials also wanted him for burglary and firearms charges. Sheriff's deputies found him to in a Liberty County home Thursday.

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  17. Sports Alert: Cancer Survivors Invited to BHS Pink Game FridayRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | County Record

    Blountstown High School will play Liberty County on Friday night at 7:30 pm cst following the girls at 4:30 pm and the J.V. at 6 pm. This will also serve as our pink game and senior night for basketball.

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  18. Port St. Joe boys improve to 10-5Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Star

    With a pair of wins over Liberty County sandwiched around a pair of tough losses the Port St Joe Jr./Sr. High School boys' basketball team improved to 6-2 in District 4-1A. The Tiger Sharks, 10-5 overall, absorbed a tough road loss to one of the region's top teams, Springfield Rutherford as well as a district road defeat to West Gadsden.

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  19. Bristol woman, kids kidnapped by exRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | County Record

    A Liberty County woman and her two small children were rescued in South Carolina Friday night after allegedly being kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend. According to the Liberty County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a verbal altercation at her home last Wednesday and a temporary injunction was issued against her ex-boyfriend, Robert McCandless.

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  20. Tigers tangle with the WildcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | County Record

    ... J.V. at 5:30 p.m., followed by varsity at 7 p.m. The Tigers travel to Franklin County Thursday and will host Liberty County Friday night. J.V. is at 6 p.m., followed by varsity at 7:30 p.m. Check out this week's print edition for more highlights ...

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