Stewart County Newswire

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  1. Jeff Steele named Lumpkin County boys basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Times

    Jeff Steele is Lumpkin County's new boys basketball head coach after 16 years leading Johnson's program. He went 29-1 with Lanierland and Region 8-AAAA titles and a Class AAAA state quarterfinal appearance in 2014-15.

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  2. Jimmy Maurice KilpatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  3. Standing tall: Montgomery giraffe makes first appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  4. Police: Sheffield man charged with sexual abuse of childRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTVM

    Gregory Wayne Johnson, Jr., 22 of Sheffield, was charged with sexual abuse of a child less than 12-years-old. An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County.

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  5. HSV City Schools leaders on proposed consent order: 'This is an historic day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  6. Victim identified in Moultrie homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  7. Deputies searched for hours after dark for the man.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  8. Von Victor WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  9. Airmen return from deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTVM

    ... y. An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign.

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  10. Lumpkin Mayor, City Clerk involved in controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTVM

    An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign.

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  11. Rabies Clinic to offer shots, city permits for cats and dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTVM

    ... An investigation into the Mayor of Lumpkin and the city clerk is sparking controversy in the small town in Stewart County. According to the report, City Clerk Niya Williams was arrested on April 14 after she ran through a stop sign. An investigation ...

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  12. Applications open for NGCF Community Impact GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Times

    NGCF awards the grants, which range from $1,500 to $3,000, annually to non-profits to help fund programs and projects designed to improve the quality of life in the north Georgia region. The deadline for applications is June 15. They can be submitted to the foundation's office or by email to grants@ngcf.org.

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  13. Coroner: Lumpkin 3-year-old's death was accidental drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times

    A 3-year-old who disappeared from his Lumpkin County home Wednesday died of an accidental drowning, according to an autopsy completed Thursday. Charles J. Lewis was reported missing by his mother around 8:50 a.m. Wednesday from his Hemlock Trail home.

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  14. SCMPD investigating after teen attacked, similar to other attacks in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department's Special Victim's Unit is investigating an attempted assault of a 17-year-old girl near the Cloverdale neighborhood on Monday. SVU is also investing similar attacks.

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  15. Police: Monday attack on girl in Savannah similar to othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | SavannahNow

    Savannah-Chatham police say they are investigating the attempted assault of a 17-year-old girl near the Cloverdale neighborhood area Monday afternoon as well as similarities to other attacks. The victim said she was walking in the area of West 42nd Street and Ogeechee Road about 2 p.m. when she saw a slender male walking quickly in front of her.

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  16. Long one of fastest growing countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Coastal Courier

    ... 1.8 percent population increase to an estimated 65,198, giving Liberty the state's 15th-fastest growth rate. Stewart County, just south of Fort Benning, was the state's fastest-growing county during that period, with 4.7 percent population growth. ...

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  17. SCMPD searching for teen involved in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WALB-TV Albany

    A teenager is being sought by Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police after the shooting of a 16-year-old boy Wednesday night. Robbery detectives are searching for Jamari Cartledge, 17, after Anthony Crawford was shot on the 1300 block of East 39th Street around 8 p.m. Crawford was transported for treatment of a wound that was considered non-life threatening.

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  18. Coweta's population continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Times-Herald

    ... 2013 and 2014, Coweta ranks the 12th fasting growing in the state in raw numbers, and the 18th in percentage. Stewart County, just south of Columbus, was the fastest growing county in the state by percentage, but it is one of the state's least ...

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  19. Baseball: East Hall gets comeback win over LumpkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    East Hall's Jack Hagwood drove in the winning run in the seventh inning to propel the Vikings to a 4-3 Region 7-AAA win over Lumpkin County on Wednesday. It was the sixth straight win for the Vikings (8-8, 6-4 Region 7-AAA). Lumpkin County fell to 9-7 overall, 6-4 in region play.

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  20. Forsyth is Georgia's second fastest growing countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Forsyth County News

    ... rose 4.6 percent between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014. However, there is still a faster-growing county. Stewart County, which sits just south of Columbus on the Alabama state line, took that title as its population rose by 4.7 percent, though its ...

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