Meriwether County Newswire

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  1. Newnan man arrested for marijuana in GreenvilleRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Times-Herald

    A Newnan man was arrested Thursday after Meriwether County authorities found and seized more than two and a half pounds of marijuana from his business in Greenville.

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  2. 10 arrested for meth manufacture after search of residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Thomaston Times

    In the pre-dawn hours of April 3, 2014 law enforcement officers from the Upson County Sheriff's Office, Thomaston Police Department and the Meriwether County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a residence located at 1721 Pickard Rd. in Upson County.

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  3. Industry prospects impressed with economic supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Thomaston Times

    ... ships around the state with economic development authorities and Fletcher stated they have worked with the Meriwether County Industrial Development Authority and their Executive Director, Jane Fryer, speaks highly of them.

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  4. Animal Fight Gets New Teeth With Federal Farm BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | GPB.org

    ... to handle these situations because it's a dangerous situation when you are going into these places." Meriwether County Sheriff Chuck Smith knows that first hand. Two weeks before the federal Farm Bill was signed he was able to literally shine a ...

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  5. Golf tournament benefits Camp ViolaRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | LaGrange Daily News

    Teams of golfers teed off at the Highlands Country Club on Thursday to raise money and awareness for Camp Viola.

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  6. TV show films near MaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | 13WMAZ.com

    A crew plans to film the drama, "Rectify," on SR 362, near the PIke-Meriwether County line, according to a GDOT release.

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  7. Golf tournament benefits Camp ViolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | LaGrange Daily News

    Teams of golfers teed off at the Highlands Country Club on Thursday to raise money and awareness for Camp Viola.

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  8. 1964: Vocational-Technical school planned fo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... Troup County school will serve the population of Troup and Heard counties, 50 percent of the population of Meriwether County, and 25 percent of Harris and Coweta counties. This means it will serve the population within a radius of 30 miles from the ...

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  9. Pathways a core provider of servicesRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    ... Pathways Community Service Board has outpatient locations in Newnan, Carroll County, Troup County, Meriwether County, Heard County, Spalding County and Lamar County. There is also an adult crisis stabilization unit in Troup County, Second Seasons, ...

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  10. Inspiring coach with ALS to speak FridayRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    ... Lou Gehrig's Disease - destroys muscle use. Williams built the football team at Greenville High School in Meriwether County into a powerhouse program. As his health declined, he has had to retire. Williams will be the speaker for the first ...

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  11. Tennis tourney beginsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... courts across the area. Matches will be held at facilities in Troup County, Heard County, Harris County, Meriwether County, and for the first time, the invitational will cross the state line with matches being held at the Valley (Ala.) Sportsplex as ...

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  12. WGTC foundation receives car from state farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    Through the efforts of Villa Rica State Farm Agent Amy Brown, the West Georgia Technical College Foundation received a 2002 Mazda Protg for the Carroll Campus Automotive Technology program Feb. 25. The vehicle will be used by Automotive Technology students to learn the necessary skills to prepare for an automotive service and repair career.

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  13. WGTC foundation receives car from state farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    Through the efforts of Villa Rica State Farm Agent Amy Brown, the West Georgia Technical College Foundation received a 2002 Mazda Protg for the Carroll Campus Automotive Technology program Feb. 25. The vehicle will be used by Automotive Technology students to learn the necessary skills to prepare for an automotive service and repair career.

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  14. SRE whittling away at outages; now under 3500Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Herald-Gazette

    ... to the poles and lines that have been torn down. Clearing paths to the damage is extremely time consuming. Meriwether County in particular has been described as "Armageddon" because of the number of fallen trees and extensive damage to our system. ...

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  15. SRE whittling away at outages; now under 3500Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Herald-Gazette

    ... to the poles and lines that have been torn down. Clearing paths to the damage is extremely time consuming. Meriwether County in particular has been described as 'Armageddon' because of the number of fallen trees and extensive damage to our system. ...

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  16. Weather playing havoc on state basketball tournamentsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... until Thursday. The opening games were set for Tuesday at Greenville, which is southwest of Atlanta in Meriwether County. The first games will be played at Greenville on Thursday and then the tournament moves to Dooly County for Friday, Saturday and ...

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  17. More school closings for WednesdayRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Due to anticipated icy roads, Harris County, Marion County, Meriwether County and Talbot County public schools, as well as Lanett City Schools, will be closed Wednesday, officials announced Tuesday afternoon.

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  18. Big Red Oak Creek Covered Bridge - Gay, GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... marvels of transportation history lies almost forgotten. The covered bridge spanning Big Red Oak Creek in Meriwether County is the longest and oldest such span remaining in Georgia. Laying just east of State Route 85 on Covered Bridge Road, the ...

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  19. LaGrange man charged with kidnapping, assault in Meriwether CountyRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | LaGrange Daily News

    A LaGrange man was arrested Tuesday by Meriwether County Sheriff's deputies after allegedly kidnapping a woman and holding her at gunpoint Monday.

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  20. Officials to meet again regarding hydrantsRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    Grantville city officials will be meeting with representatives from Meriwether County to revisit a request for fire hydrants on Meriwether Street.

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