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Telfair County Newswire

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  1. 91-year-old WWII veteran using Facebook to find long-lost war buddiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WSB-TV

    ... and Knowles was there for many of them. Knowles service ended when he was injured in combat and sent home to Telfair County, Georgia. He says he never saw anyone in his division again. For years Knowles, who earned a Purple Heart for his service, ...

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  2. Sheriff: Bodies found near car of Ga. couple reported missing after meeting Craigslist sellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Neepawa Press

    The car belonging to a Georgia couple who disappeared after travelling to meet a man claiming to sell a classic auto has been found in a lake with two bodies nearby. Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said Monday that the bodies were found near the vehicle 69-year-old Elrey "Bud" Runion and his wife, 66-year-old June Runion, had been travelling in toward McRae, in southern Georgia.

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  3. Georgia WWII veteran asks for help finding long-lost war buddiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WSOCTV

    ... and Knowles was there for many of them. Knowles service ended when he was injured in combat and sent home to Telfair County, Georgia. He says he never saw anyone in his division again. For years Knowles, who earned a Purple Heart for his service, ...

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  4. Georgia WWII Veteran Asks for Help Finding Long-Lost War BuddiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WTVC

    ... and Knowles was there for many of them. Knowles service ended when he was injured in combat and sent home to Telfair County, Georgia. He says he never saw anyone in his division again. For years Knowles, who earned a Purple Heart for his service, ...

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  5. SCMPD search for shooting, attempted robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are investigating a reported shooting and robbery attempt of a Jacksonville woman early Monday morning in her hotel room on Savannah's south side. At approximately 2 a.m., a 35-year-old woman, who works as an escort, allowed a male subject in to her room at the EconoLodge on the 7500 block of Abercorn St. Before exiting, the suspect pulled a gun from his pocket and demanded cash.

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  6. Jacksonville escort shot in southside Savannah hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | SavannahNow

    Savannah-Chatham police Violent Crimes detectives are investigating a reported robbery attempt and shooting of a Jacksonville woman early Monday morning in her hotel room on Savannah's southside. The shooting occurred at the Econolodge on the 7500 block of Abercorn Street about 2 a.m., said Eunicia Baker, police spokeswoman.

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  7. Explorers in NT: Nonprofit offers history tours of North Tonawanda during Canal FestRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Some of them had never set foot in the city before; some of them grew up there. But the participants in a recent tour all had one thing in common: They wanted to learn more about North Tonawanda.

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  8. Coast Guard official: Search for teens is a active and openaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters Wednesday, and a spokesman told news reporters the search for the boys is still “active and open.” Capt. Mark Fedor of the Coast Guard said, “There's been a lot of rumors that the search has been suspended.

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  9. Search for missing teen boaters from Florida is still activeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Post and Courier

    A Coast Guard spokesman says the search for two teen boaters who went missing off the coast of Florida is ongoing. Chief Petty Officer Ryan Doss, the spokesman for the Florida Coast Guard district, said Wednesday: “There is no plan to suspend the search today.” Earlier, a U.S. official told the Associated Press the Coast Guard was suspending the search.

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  10. Final 'UGA Day' stop another sign practices are nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Before the grind of preseason football practices start in a week for Georgia, the Bulldog coaches and their families got a chance to savor some downtime during a long weekend at Lake Oconee Thursday night to Sunday that included a spaghetti dinner. "It's sort of the last little time with the wives and the children to just have fun," coach Mark Richt said.

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  11. Online Sales Getting Safe HavensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | NewsFactor

    Michele Velleman needed to sell a Zumba dance fitness kit, a cellphone and a table through Facebook. So she found buyers on Facebook and made the trades at -- where else? -- the police station.

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  12. More seek safe spots to swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    "It is always a little nerve-wracking when you go to someone's house. It's in the back of your mind: 'I hope this person is OK and everything turns out all right,' " said Ms.

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  13. Lowery, Pearlie MaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    PEARLIE MAE LOWERY, 82 FROSTPROOF - Mrs. Pearlie Mae Lowery, age 82, died July 17, 2015, in Frostproof. Born in Jacksonville, GA, on Jan. 18, 1933, she came to Frostproof from there.

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  14. Selling that sofa online? Think about going to the cop shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Michele Velleman needed to sell a Zumba dance fitness kit, a cellphone and a table through Facebook. So she found buyers on Facebook and made the trades at - where else? - the police station.

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  15. Selling that sofa online? Think about going to the cop shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WWLP

    Michele Velleman needed to sell a Zumba dance fitness kit, a cellphone and a table. So she found buyers on Facebook and made the trades at - where else? - the police station.

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  16. Craigslist Safe Zones Offer SecurityRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | US News & World Report

    Michele Velleman needed to sell a Zumba dance fitness kit, a cellphone and a table through Facebook. So she found buyers on Facebook and made the trades at - where else? - the police station.

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  17. If You're Selling Stuff Online, Here's an Ingenious Idea of Where to Meet Your BuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    Michele Velleman needed to sell a Zumba dance fitness kit, a cellphone and a table through Facebook. So she found buyers on Facebook and made the trades at - where else? - the police station.

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  18. 'The Lives We Live' A Reality Show Hits the BlogosphereRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | PR Log

    Kendall F. Person, thepublicblogger once again breaks new ground in the world of blogging and social media, producing another first, This time, he brings the reality show format to The Neighborhood blog PRLog - July 14, 2015 - SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- 'The Lives We Live' is the very first reality show in the blogging format.

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  19. Terry MoodyRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Pike County Journal and Reporter

    Mr. Charles Terry Moody, age 68, of Zebulon passed away Tuesday, July 7, at the Molena Nursing Home after an extended illness. He was born June 11, 1947, son of the late Rev.

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  20. No more Naracoorte CBD floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Naracoorte Herald

    NARACOORTE'S current stormwater drainage system is at the end of its useful life and is being upgraded in a project which will bring an end to flooding in the CBD. The building at 55-57 Ormerod St has been demolished as part of the CBD drainage project.

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