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Jaymi Crawford

White County Escapee Caught After 8-Hour Manhunt

12/08/2019 (Cleveland) — A suspect who escaped from White County deputies early Saturday morning is back in custody as of 10 am Saturday, White County Sheriff’s Captain Rick Kelly said in an email news release.  On December 7 at around 2 am White County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 726 Luther Palmer Road. to follow up on an assault report …

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Scotty Ray Miles, Age 52, Dahlonega

Mr. Scotty Ray Miles, age 52, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019. Scotty was born in Hall County on August 28, 1967.  He was preceded in death by his wife Vivian Miles, step-son James Murphy, and his father Stephen Miles, Sr.  Scotty attended Lumpkin County High School and was of the Baptist faith.  He worked at B and …

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Joe Nathan Turner, Age 93, Cleveland

Mr. Joe Nathan Turner, age 93, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Saturday, December 6, 2019. Mr. Turner was born in Covington, KY, the son of Luther Turner and Dora Davis Turner. Joe was of the Baptist faith and was a Master Carpenter and Homebuilder. He was well known for his custom-built homes, including the 10 he built and lived …

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Gilbert Barrett Honored By Upper Chattahoochee River Soil And Water Conservation District

11/27/19 (Dahlonega)- The Upper Chattahoochee River Soil and Water Conservation District held its annual Farmer of the Year Banquet earlier this month at the Lumpkin County Parks and Recreation Department Community Center in Dahlonega.  A farm family was selected from each of the counties as farm family of the year.  Supervisor Gilbert Barrett was also honored for his 15 years …

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TMU Wrestling picks up second straight win

11/27/19 CLEVELAND, Ga. (Nov. 25, 2019) – The Truett McConnell University wrestling team picked up their second straight win in a nonconference dual against Huntingdon College on Monday afternoon inside the TMU Bear Cave (27-26).   After the Bears racked up points by two back-to-back forfeits at 125 and 133, Will Davidson won by a major decision at 141 (14-4). At 165, Ian …

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John Kevin Brady, Age 64, Murrayville

Mr. John Kevin Brady, age 64, of Murrayville passed away Monday, November 25, 2019. John was born in Tacoma, Maryland on August 5, 1955 to the late Donald Blair and Carole Barron Brady.  He was a truck driver for Heartland Express and also drove a taxi.  John loved to talk and give advice to family and friends.  Cooking was one …

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Thomas Reginald “Tommy” Burnsed, Age 73, Clarkesville

Thomas Reginald “Tommy” Burnsed, age 73 of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019.  Born in Jacksonville, Florida on May 11, 1946, he was a son of the late D. J. Burnsed and Billie Chisem Burnsed. Mr. Burnsed was a retired vice president of Riverdale Paving and also a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. In his spare time, he enjoyed …

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Vickie Carol Davis, Age 70, Dawsonville

Mrs. Vickie Carol Davis, age 70, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019, surrounded by her loving family and friends. Mrs. Davis was born in Lumpkin County on March 09, 1949 to the late Eugene Chapman and Dola Carder.  She was also preceded in death by her beloved husband Carl “Pug” Davis, and her sister Kathy Pruitt.  Mrs. Davis …

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Rayburn Stephen “Steve” Allegood, Age 74, Lavonia

Rayburn Stephen “Steve” Allegood, age 74 of Lavonia, passed away Monday, November 24, 2019, at his residence. Born in Moultrie, Georgia on March 27, 1945, he was a son of the late Rayburn Dixon Allegood and Clara Lee Shiver Allegood. Mr. Allegood was a self-employed salesman and of the Methodist faith. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and …

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