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  1. He didn't want to go to jail, so he called 911 to report a shooting, prosecutors say Source: Kiro TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... called 911 about a fake shooting Thursday night before leading sheriff's deputies on a chase through East Pierce County, prosecutors say. Thomas Roper, 29, was arraigned Friday afternoon in Pierce County Superior Court on charges of attempting to ...

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  2. Lawsuit filed over alleged norovirus at Tacoma restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    TV reported Friday that Erika Cecchi of Tacoma ate at El Toro on Jan. 2 and became ill the following day, according to the lawsuit filed Friday in Pierce County Superior Court. The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department briefly closed the El Toro Restaurants in Tacoma and University Place after people who ate there complained of becoming ill.

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  3. Tacoma rapist sentenced for attacks that happened in 2003Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Bellingham Herald

    Andre Taylor, 43, was sentenced Friday in Pierce County Superior Court for raping two women in 2003. DNA evidence linked him to the crimes.

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  4. 2 charged with murder in shooting death of Washington deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Powhatan Today

    Pierce County prosecutors have charged Frank Pawul, 32, with first-degree murder in the death of sheriff's Deputy Daniel McCartney, who was fatally shot Sunday after responding to an armed robbery at a Frederickson home. Pawul, appearing in Pierce County Superior Court Thursday, Jan, 11, 2018, faces one count each of first-degree murder, first-degree kidnapping and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm.

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  5. Pair charged with murder in shooting death of deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Olympian

    Pierce County prosecutors charged Frank Pawul, 32, and Brenda Troyer, 52, with first-degree murder in the death of sheriff's Deputy Daniel McCartney, who was fatally shot Sunday after responding to an armed robbery at a Frederickson home. Pierce County prosecutors charged Frank Pawul, 32, and Brenda Troyer, 52, with first-degree murder in the death of sheriff's Deputy Daniel McCartney, who was fatally shot Sunday after responding to an armed robbery at a Frederickson home.

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  6. Man, woman charged with murder in shooting death of deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor speaks Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, during a news conference to update reporters on the status of the investigation into the fatal shooting of Deputy Daniel McCartney earlier in the week. less Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor speaks Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, during a news conference to update reporters on the status of the investigation into the fatal shooting of Deputy Daniel McCartney earlier in ... more Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor stands up after speaking Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, during a news conference to update reporters on the status of the investigation into the fatal shooting of Deputy Daniel McCartney earlier in the week.

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  7. Authors Highlight Boston, GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | OnlinePRNews

    Online PR News 10-January-2018 Blackshear, GA 'We lived longer and better than we ever expected' - these are the empowering words from authors Keith Huddleston , Jerry Alderman , and Allan Bruce . They have found literary influence from each other, thus the birth of their non-fiction work entitled, Coming of Age in Boston, Georgia 1938-1959 .

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  8. Holmes WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Brunswick News

    ... Veneta Pearce. Holmes was a farmer, livestock feed salesman for Moorman Manufacturing. He was a member of the Pierce County Masonic Lodge most of his adult life and a member of Corinth Free Will Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Ralph Wade ...

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  9. Budweiser distribution centre suffers fire damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Drinks Business

    A warehouse in the US state of Georgia that distributes AB InBev-owned products, as well as other beer brands, was engulfed in flames on Monday after a suspected "construction accident". According to local media, the 160,000-square-foot beer distribution warehouse in Blackshear went up in flames on Monday morning.

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  10. Hard Freeze Warning Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | WFTV Orlando

    FLZ037-040-124-GAZ149>154-162>166-061500- /O.CON.KJAX.HZ.W.0005.000000T0000Z-180106T1500Z/ Putnam-Marion-Coastal Nassau-Atkinson-Ware-Pierce-Brantley- Inland Glynn-Coastal Glynn-Echols-Clinch-Charlton-Inland Camden- Coastal Camden- Including the cities of Bostwick, Carraway, Palatka, Anthony, Burbank, Ocala, Ocala Airport, Weirsdale, Amelia City, Fernandina Beach, Yulee, Axson, Pearson, Willacoochee, Needham, Waycross, Blackshear, Atkinson, Hickox, Hortense, Nahunta, Raybon, Waynesville, Hoboken, Thalmann, Jekyll Island, Glynn Haven, Sea Island, St. Simons, Country Club Estate, Dock Junction, Needmore, Statenville, Homerville, Folkston, St. George, Winokur, Homeland, Race Pond, Stephen Foster State Park, Colesburg, Tarboro, Waverly, Woodbine, Dover Bluff, Kingsland, and Dungeness 1006 PM EST Fri Jan 5 2018 ...HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SATURDAY... * ... (more)

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  11. Tiny snail species unique to Georgia declared extinctRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Brunswick News

    FM reports the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service published its findings on the Beaverpond marstonia last month, declaring its belief that the tiny snail had gone extinct. The snail was discovered in the 1970s and lived in a handful of creeks and streams near Lake Blackshear in southwest Georgia.

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  12. 155th Emancipation Proclamation Celebration: Pastor tells to crowd to seek out answers with GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | SavannahNow

    The Rev. Matthew Southall Brown, Sr. was one of many speakers at the Emancipation Proclamation Day Celebration held Monday at the Greater Emmanuel Tabernacle in Savannah.

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  13. Pastor: Turn to God to ally fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | SavannahNow

    A guest pastor on Monday urged "people of color" not to be fooled by seeking justice as the answer to today's problems, but to seek God's own words to allay their fears. "Things are not always as they seem," the Rev.

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  14. Irresistible force, meet immovable object: Oklahoma, Georgia prepare for playoff collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | The Washington Post

    Stack the appeals and the curiosities of the 104th Rose Bowl, and you end up with a grandaddy of a heap. There's the freshness of Oklahoma and Georgia, old codgers of football ambition, tangling for the first time in the 148 years since the nation started going cuckoo, somehow, for football played by collegians.

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  15. Mr. Lloyd Daryll JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | The Heard Citizen

    Mr. Lloyd Daryll Jones was born on August 4, 1957 in Troup County, Georgia to the late Mr. Loyd and Mrs. Ida Jones. Daryll was known as the ultimate outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish.

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  16. Reba Simmons TwilleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | MDJonline.com

    Reba Simmons Twilley died at Sterling Estates, Marietta Georgia on December 27, 2017.

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  17. Mrs. Linda Standard MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Griffin Daily News

    Mrs. Linda Standard Martin, 65, died Tuesday night at Haven Hospice in Jacksonville, Florida, after a short illness.

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  18. Man allegedly points gun at driver on way to wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | The Columbian

    Pierce County prosecutors say a man pulled a gun on another motorist who was on his way to deliver food to first responders helping with Monday's Amtrak train derailment. The News Tribune reports that the 52-year-old Rochester man was arraigned Tuesday in Pierce County Superior Court on charges of second-degree assault and making a false statement.

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  19. Man accused of threatening driver on way to aide responders helping with Amtrak derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Pierce County prosecutors say a man pulled a gun on another motorist who was on his way to deliver food to first responders helping with Monday's Amtrak train derailment. The News Tribune reports that the 52-year-old Rochester man was arraigned Tuesday in Pierce County Superior Court on charges of second-degree assault and making a false statement.

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  20. Man points gun at good Samaritan helping train crash workers, prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 20 | Bellingham Herald

    A Rochester man pulled a gun on a good Samaritan delivering food to first responders in the wake of the train derailment Monday on Interstate 5 south of DuPont, Pierce County prosecutors say. The 52-year-old was arraigned Tuesday in Pierce County Superior Court on charges of second-degree assault and making a false statement to police.

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