Monroe County Newswire (Page 2)

Monroe County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monroe County, GA. (Page 2)

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  1. 'Let them rest in peace': Proposed bill would criminalize grave vandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A South Georgia lawmaker has proposed a bill to make it a crime to trespass on or vandalize anyone's grave across the state. 6 months ago, the mother of fallen #policeofficer Nick Smarr found people had been trespassing on her son's grave.

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  2. Rock Springs pastor serves as Senate chaplainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Catoosa County News

    Benny Tate, center, senior pastor of Rock Springs Church, was welcomed to the state Senate Jan. 29 by Lt.

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  3. 'Unprecedented' growth predicted for regionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 31 | MainStreetNews.com

    Frank Norton, co-owner of the Norton Agency in Gainesville, portrayed the Northeast Georgia region as being on the "precipice of unprecedented growth" at his annual forecast talk last week. Norton listed 10 "life-changing" events in the region during the company's existence and 10 events during 2017 that affected the economy.

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  4. 2 sentenced in gas station robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Walker County Messenger

    Two of the three men charged in the holdup of a Butts County gas station last year have entered guilty pleas in the case and were each sentenced to 10 years in prison.

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  5. EPA Ends Clean Air Policy Opposed By Fossil Fuel InterestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | Manufacturing.net

    The Trump administration announced Thursday it is doing away with a decades-old air emissions policy opposed by fossil fuel companies, a move that environmental groups say will result in more pollution. The Environmental Protection Agency said it was withdrawing the "once-in always-in" policy under the Clean Air Act, which dictated how major sources of hazardous air pollutants are regulated.

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  6. Aria Salon named among top in countryRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | Revue & News

    Aria Salon.Spa.Shoppe, with locations in North Fulton and Forsyth County, earned the distinction of being named to the Salon Today 200 by Salon Today Magazine for 2018. It is the seventh time Aria has been recognized as an elite salon in the nationwide competition.

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  7. Paul F. Banks Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    Paul was born in Forsyth, Georgia on October 21, 1929. He is preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Willie Banks; sons, Donnie Banks and Ronnie Banks.

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  8. Mrs. Claudette T. SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    ... brother, James Turner. She was a former member of Tabernacle United Methodist Church in the Brent Community of Monroe County; a member of Upsilon Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma; Monroe county Retired Teachers, Forsyth Chapter of AARP and the Forsyth ...

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  9. Aria Salon named among top in countryRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | John's Creek Herald

    Aria Salon.Spa.Shoppe, with locations in North Fulton and Forsyth County, earned the distinction of being named to the Salon Today 200 by Salon Today Magazine for 2018. It is the seventh time Aria has earned the title of being recognized as an elite salon in the nationwide competition.

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  10. Home StretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    The Spalding High varsity basketball team, in action tonight at Perry, closes out the week by hosting Upson-Lee in a varsity doubleheader 6/7:30 p.m., Friday before heading to Mary Persons in Forsyth for a 3/4:30 p.m., doubleheader Saturday.

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  11. Georgia DOT to close 4 rest areas until late June for remodelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The following rest areas will be temporarily closed to the public: #19 in Bibb County, #24 in Monroe County and #34 and #35 in Gordon County.

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  12. Griffin Has Busy WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    The Griffin High varsity teams play four times this week, including three times each at home.

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  13. Area Basketball Roundup: Schools forced to reschedule, quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    Griffin High's Averyana Nelson goes in for a layup against Monticello on Dec. 29 during a game in the Holiday Classic at Mary Persons High School in Forsyth.

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  14. Area Prep Roundup: More games canceled, rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    Griffin High's Qua Baker dribbles down the court during a game against Mary Persons on Dec. 29 at the Holiday Classic in Forsyth.

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  15. Forsyth County considers setting building height restrictionsRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Revue & News

    The 2017-37 plan serves as the county's long-term policy guide and strategy for future growth and development and identifies how the county and its residents would like to see Forsyth evolve over time. It includes guidance for future development, identifying priorities for the near future and a five-year action plan to set everything in motion.

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  16. Starr's Mill sweeps Griffin teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    Griffin's Jason Howard drives to the basket against Newnan's Noah Brown during a game at The House on Dec. 12 in Griffin.

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  17. Mr. Ray Earl EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    Ray was born in Culloden, Georgia on April 12, 1942. He is preceded in death by his parents, William George Edge and Ella Ruth Toole Edge Sikes.

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  18. Midstate man killed by ax in apparent wood-chopping accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A Monroe County man was found dead shortly after noon on Saturday after he apparently cut himself in the face while chopping firewood with an ax, authorities said. The man was lying in a yard at 1972 Montpelier Road near McCowan Road, a few miles south of Forsyth and west of Reedy Creek and U.S. 41 in the Smarr area.

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  19. Area Prep Basketball Roundup: Lady Bears, Lady Warriors winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Griffin Daily News

    Griffin High's Averyana Nelson drives to the basket during an 88-87 double overtime win on Dec. 29 against Monticello during the Holiday Classic at Mary Persons High School in Forsyth.

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  20. Iris O'NealRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Herald-Gazette

    Mrs. Iris L. O'Neal, 53, of 114 Red Oak Dr. Barnesville, transitioned on Saturday in the Atlanta Medical Center.

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