Worth County Newswire (Page 2)

Worth County Newswire (Page 2)

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

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  1. The overhang of a convenience store on Mock Road, Albany, was blown downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... lines that are strewn across the road. Search and rescue crews immediately went in yesterday to find survivors. Worth County had damage, but no deaths, in the Jewell Crowe Road area, and near Camp Osborn, where a January 2 tornado hit three weeks ...

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  2. Tiftarea's Sumner signs with Andrew CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The 2016 All-State player and three-time all-region selection signed her letter of intent with the Fighting Tigers Wednesday morning. "It just fit me perfectly," Sumner says.

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  3. Post 512 offers American Legion damage grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    American Legion Outreach is offering help for American Legion Members in Dougherty and Worth County, who were affected by the January 2 storm. Post 512 is taking applications at its Post Tuesday and Wednesday, January 17th & 18th, between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 pm, and 4:00 pm to 7:00 p.m. "We here at Post 512, along with Post 30, and Post 335 of Sylvester, will be initiating this Application process and reaching out to those qualified members in Dougherty and Worth County," said Jeremiah Paschal, Sr. "The member must have been displaced from their home."

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  4. The victims were taken by ambulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... were transported by ambulance, and the chopper was not needed. About 8:00 Thursday morning, January 12, 2017, Worth County Fire/Rescue EMA responded to a single vehicle accident on Highway 82, about a mile from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation ...

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  5. Pearl doesn't want to reveal plan without PurifoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Decatur Daily

    Danjel Purifoy is out with an ankle injury and Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl doesn't want you to know his plan without him. Pearl confirmed Monday what he suspected two days earlier that Purifoy's ankle injury will keep him out of tonight's contest at Missouri leaving Auburn without a direct answer to the replacement in his absence.

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  6. Bruce Pearl doesn't want to reveal plan without PurifoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Auburn coach Bruce Pearl is being coy about the team's immediate plan without its second-leading scorer Danjel Purifoy. Bruce Pearl doesn't want to reveal plan without Purifoy Auburn coach Bruce Pearl is being coy about the team's immediate plan without its second-leading scorer Danjel Purifoy.

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  7. Wayne 'Red' TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Hays Daily News

    He married Ruth Elaine Taylor on Nov. 3, 1951, in Hoxie. She preceded him in death.

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  8. Sylvester police search for shoplifting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Sylvester Police are working to identify a man they say shoplifted a nail gun Thursday morning. Albany Firefighters said they traditionally see an increase in kitchen fires during the Christmas Holidays.

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  9. Judge Finally Signs Off On Plea Deal Over Tainted Peanut ButterRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Manufacturing.net

    A federal judge last week approved the largest fine ever in a food safety case for a 2007 salmonella outbreak linked to contaminated peanut butter. The Justice Department announced that ConAgra Grocery Products, a subsidiary of the Omaha-based packaged food giant, pleaded guilty in a Georgia courtroom Tuesday to misdemeanor violations of the federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

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  10. Tainted peanut butter leads to $11.2M penalty a decade laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Madison Publishing

    A decade after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating Peter Pan peanut butter contaminated with salmonella, the company that sold it made an embarrassing courtroom guilty plea and agreed to pay the largest criminal fine ever in a U.S. food safety case. The president of a ConAgra subsidiary entered a guilty plea on behalf of his company Tuesday to a single misdemeanour count of shipping adulterated food.

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  11. A peanut butter solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Castanet.net

    A decade after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating Peter Pan peanut butter contaminated with salmonella, the company that sold it made an embarrassing courtroom guilty plea and agreed to pay the largest criminal fine ever in a U.S. food safety case. The president of a ConAgra subsidiary entered a guilty plea on behalf of his company Tuesday to a single misdemeanour count of shipping adulterated food.

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  12. ConAgra to pay $11.2M to settle tainted peanut butter caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A ConAgra subsidiary pleaded guilty Tuesday and agreed to pay $11.2 million - including the largest criminal fine ever imposed for a foodborne illness in the United States - to resolve a decade-long criminal investigation into a nationwide salmonella outbreak blamed on tainted peanut butter. ConAgra admitted to a single misdemeanor count of shipping adulterated food.

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  13. Rashawn PorterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... sitting at a bar You've probably never seen an 11-year-old deputy, but after a special ceremony today in Worth County, there is a new young sheriff's deputy in town. You've probably never seen an 11-year-old deputy, but after a special ceremony ...

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  14. Briefcase: Dow nears new milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Post and Courier

    Major U.S. stock indexes set records again Tuesday as energy companies continued to climb following international deals that will cut oil production. Big-name technology companies like Apple and IBM also traded higher as the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 19,900 for the first time.

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  15. The Latest: ConAgra pleads guilty in salmonella caseRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Gazette

    The Latest on ConAgra's plead deal to settle a criminal case stemming from a 2006 salmonella outbreak : A federal judge has approved the largest-ever criminal fine for a food-borne illness in the United States, resolving a decade-long criminal case against ConAgra for shipping Peter Pan peanut butter tainted with salmonella. The settlement calls for ConAgra to pay $11.2 million, including an $8 million fine that the Justice Department calls unprecedented.

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  16. ConAgra to Plead Guilty in 2006 Salmonella-Tainted Peanut Butter CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Food Safety

    About 10 years ago, ConAgra's Peter Pan brand peanut butter sickened hundreds of consumers in a multi-state Salmonella outbreak. Now, the food giant is heading to court to complete an $11.2 million settlement--the largest criminal fine ever ordered in a U.S. food safety case.

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  17. ConAgra to finalize plea deal in tainted peanut butter caseRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Food giant ConAgra faces a court hearing to finalize an $11.2 million settlement - including the largest criminal fine ever in a U.S. food safety case - to resolve federal charges in a salmonella outbreak that sickened hundreds who ate tainted Peter Pan peanut butter. The case has taken a long time to reach a resolution.

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  18. Meigs Police Chief ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | WTXL

    A city spokesperson confirmed Gary Price turned in his resignation letter Monday to accept the position of interim police chief in Sylvester, Georgia. At the time, residents told WTXL they were concerned about the political shift in town and complained that they were not given enough of a reason for the police office to close.

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  19. Meigs Police Chief Steps Down, Now Interim Chief in Sylvester, Ga.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | WTXL

    A City Spokesperson has confirmed Chief Gary Price turned in his resignation on Monday and is now taking on the role of Interim Police Chief in Sylvester Georgia. Prices replacement in Meigs has yet to be named.

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  20. Three arrested in Sylvester home invasion murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... . A stolen shot gun was recovered at the scene. Sylvester Police Officers and investigators along with the GBI, Worth County Sheriff, and Poulan Police have been working together to solve this case.

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