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BCSO makes historic drug bust

BCSO makes historic drug bust

Barrow County authorities made the largest drug seizure in the county’s history after more than $2.2 million of opium were found at an Auburn home.

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BRMC patients affected by data breach

A number of Barrow Regional Medical Center patients are among those affected by a massive data breach of Community Health Systems by alleged international hackers.

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Winder man wanted in connection with Craigslist car scam

Winder man wanted in connection with Craigslist car scam

A Winder man is being sought in connection with a possible CraigsList scam in which at least three people have put money down on cars the suspect claimed belonged to him.

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1-year-old removed from Winder home after drugs found in his system

A one-year-old has been removed from a Barrow County home after drugs were found in his system.

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Barrow officials warn of scams

Barrow officials warn of scams

 

Scam artists continue to target Barrow County residents with lies about prizes and family members.

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Cause of death changed for Lynn's 1st wife

Cause of death changed for Lynn's 1st wife

The cause of death of the first wife of James Morris Lynn, Jr. has been changed by the Candler County coroner.

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New WPD major brings variety of experiences to unit

New WPD major brings variety of experiences to unit

Thursday was the first day on the job for the Winder Police Department’s new Criminal Investigation Department Commander, Ed DeVelasco.

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PETA offers reward for info leading to conviction of alpaca, llama killers

PETA offers reward for info leading to conviction of alpaca, llama killers

A national animal rights group is stepping up to help find the people involved in killing a llama and alpaca.

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State agencies prepare for busy Independence Day

State agencies prepare for busy Independence Day

Various agencies in Georgia are preparing for what is expected to be a busy Independence Day weekend.

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BCES provides safety tips for the holiday

Happy July 4th From Barrow County Emergency Services.

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Alpaca, llama killed at Hoschton farm

Alpaca, llama killed at Hoschton farm

A routine night at Gilliland's Heritage Alpacas in Hoschton turned tragic last week when an alpaca and llama were discovered dead.

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All lanes of SR 347 closed between Spout Springs and SR 211

All lanes of State Route 347 are closed from Spout Springs Road to SR 211 due to a gas main break, the department of transportation recently announced.

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Winder DUI arrests increase from last 2 years due to better-trained officers

Winder DUI arrests increase from last 2 years due to better-trained officers

Winder DUI arrest numbers are up this year compared to the last couple of years, and the police department is attributing that to better-trained officers.

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