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Long County Newswire

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  1. Collie Wilkes, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Collie Wilkes, Jr., 70, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Augusta University Hospital.

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  2. Afraid to state your case? Call SOUNDOFF and you will be heard. Click ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | The Coastal Courier

    ... know your boss is the devil. Oops she's a minister, how funny! She will reap what she has/is sowing!" "Since Long County refuses to enforce zoning, every citizen needs to boycott this disgusting commercial business they allow to illegally operate in ...

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  3. Health briefs 11.07.17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 | Brunswick News

    The Southeast Georgia Health System's will use a $50,000 grant from Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen in March 2017. The grant helps to provide screening and diagnostic breast imaging services for uninsured and low-income patients through its Wellness on Wheels program.

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  4. Ludowici IGA, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Coastal Courier

    BRUNSWICK, Georgia: October 31, 2017 Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to provide access to quality mammography in Glynn County and rural areas of Southeast Georgia with its Wellness on Wheels mobile health vehicle. The Health System's commitment to fighting breast cancer was recognized with a generous $50,000 grant from Coastal Georgia Affiliate of Susan G. Komen in March 2017.

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  5. Paul David DorrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | Metter Advertiser

    Paul David Dorr, 40, of Cobbtown, passed away on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Dorr was born on December 17, 1976 to Rev.

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  6. Hatchet bonded out on own recognizanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Coastal Courier

    The man known as Hatchet Man for his 1996 attack on a woman using a hatchet and arrested in February on allegations of sexual abuse was released from jail Sept. 18. Calvin Leon Nelson, 60, was arrested in February.At the time of the arrest Long County Sheriff Craig Nobles said the matter was being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Region 14 office in Kingsland.

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  7. Two running in Long County District 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | The Coastal Courier

    Early voting is underway in Long County. There are only two items on the ballot: a countywide vote for SPLOST; and the race for the District 5-Tibet seat on the Long County Board of Commissioners, which is open only to District 5 residents.

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  8. Long chairman address SPLOST issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | The Coastal Courier

    Long County voters on Nov. 7 will decide whether or not to continue supporting the special purpose local option sales tax, or SPLOST. The tax amount is 1 cent on every dollar spent in the Long County and was approved six years ago.

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  9. Something on your mind? Call Soundoff. Click to see latest posts....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | The Coastal Courier

    ... run for your own comfort, not to say they are wasting fuel and carbing the ramps." "Someone please tell me why Long county school is keeping inappropriate teacher relationships quiet. These things should not be swept under the rug. Why are they ...

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  10. SPLOST in Long County - Long County Chairman Clarifies Qu...Read the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    On November 7th voters from Long County will decide whether or not to continue supporting SPLOST, which stands for Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax. The tax amount is one cent on every dollar spent in the Long County, and was approved six years ago.

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  11. Sound off for Oct. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | The Coastal Courier

    ... nor motives. You may also anonymously submit a comment online at . "OK, Long County residents, when you go to the polls next time for the board of education, remember who raised your taxes." "What's up with ...

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  12. Long Co. chairman breaks SPLOST misconceptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | The Coastal Courier

    Voters in Long County are currently deciding whether to continue the special purpose local option sales tax in Long County. Revenues from SPLOST have gone toward projects like the Long County Recreation Complex.

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  13. Panthers too much for Blue TideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 21 | The Coastal Courier

    Liberty County's Kris Coleman looks for a way around Long County defenders De'Shaun Dixon and Holden Riddle . Playing in Ludowici, the Panthers put up 55 points in the first half and never looked back, notching their third 2-AAA region win of the year.

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  14. Liberty beats Long 62-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 20 | The Coastal Courier

    Liberty County improved to 5-3 overall and 3-0 in Region 2-AAA with a 62-6 win over winless Long County on Friday night in Ludowici. http://www.coastalcourier.com/ encourages readers to interact with one another.

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  15. Tide, Panthers play in 2-AAA matchupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    The Tide are 0-7, the Panthers are 4-3 and are now 2-0 in the region. Long County will have to find a way to stop Liberty's Kris Coleman, who has already rushed for 1,085 yards, according to the team's MaxPreps site.

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  16. Long County teen killed in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    According to Long County Sheriff Craig Nobles, the teen, Daniel Luna, was killed when his vehicle left the road on Highway 301 six miles outside Ludowici, where it struck a tree and burst into flames. Nobles said the accident occurred around 4:15 pm.

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  17. Long County teenager killed in wreck on Hwy 301Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Long County teenager was killed in a wreck on US Highway 301 at about 4:15 p.m. on Monday. Daniel Luna, 17, was traveling northbound on Hwy 301 in a red Chevrolet Camaro just north of Ludowici when he reportedly lost control of his car and hit a tree.

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  18. Long County Development Authority gets five new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    The Long County Commission has named five new members to the development authority and discussed priorities for road work. The Long County Development Authority is governed by a nine-member board; with five vacant seats the board did not have a quorum and was unable to hold official meetings.

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  19. City of Ludowici water cut off issues raises concerns among residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The City of Ludowici Water Department posted a message on their Facebook page saying they had to cut off the water because someone hit a fire hydrant Monday afternoon. They say in this message that they are hoping to have all the issues with the well fixed by the end of this week.

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  20. Statue at courthouse honors all veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Editor: Just before daylight the other morning I went downtown to visit a fellow old solider. I've seen him many, many times but never did I stop to say hello or see just how he was doing.

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