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Dog found in poor condition in Barrow is now recovering

Dog found in poor condition in Barrow is now recovering

A dog found last week in Barrow County is being treated for various ailments and has been described as one of the worst health cases to be seen locally. 

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Bethlehem couple hosts haunts in their home

Bethlehem couple hosts haunts in their home

 

Most people keep buckets of candy in their homes to hand out to trick-or-treaters on Halloween, and some even put up a few decorations of pumpkins, ghosts or witches.

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Former Winder youth tells story of surviving cancer

Former Winder youth tells story of surviving cancer

Will Wagner, formerly of Winder and a survivor of child cancer, recently spoke at CURE Childhood Cancer’s 10th Annual “A Tribute to Quiet Heroes” luncheon, which raised $430,000 overall for pediatric cancer research.

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Winder's Family Dentistry celebrates 50 years

Winder's Family Dentistry celebrates 50 years

Something—besides fluoride—is in the water that the Baxter family drinks.

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Statham-based Christian hip-hop artist releases his second album

Statham-based Christian hip-hop artist releases his second album

Statham Christian hip-hop artist Brother Mario released his second album, "Never Forsaken," last Tuesday.

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Events

Winder's Spooktacular includes music, activities, more

Winder's Spooktacular includes music, activities, more

Winder’s Downtown Spooktacular on Halloween night is now just less than a week away.

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Documentary to be shown at Winder Cultural Arts Center reveals historic theft of Mona Lisa

Documentary to be shown at Winder Cultural Arts Center reveals historic theft of Mona Lisa

Joe Medeiros was 26-years-old, living in Philadelphia in the late 1970s, when he first read about a little-known theft of the world’s most famous painting, Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, in the early 1900s.

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Winder Fire holds annual Fire Prevention Day

Winder Fire holds annual Fire Prevention Day

Some may have been wondering where the fire was Saturday as over 250 people made their way to the Winder Fire Department, which held its fourth annual Fire Prevention Day.

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Winder Health Care resident officiates center's 1st ever wedding

Winder Health Care resident officiates center's 1st ever wedding

 

When some brides can’t get their preferred minister to come to their chosen venue, they ask someone else to officiate their special day.

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Statham holds annual sunflower festival in downtown

Statham holds annual sunflower festival in downtown

Statham held its annual Sunflower Festival last Saturday in downtown. There was a variety of attractions and events that were enjoyed by hundreds of attendees. A plethora of food vendors kept the festival goers sated and hydrated on the warm and breezy day. Numerous craftsmen had their handmade goods on hand for sale, and several clubs and organizations were pitching for new members. For the more mechanical types there was an old car and tractor show, live shows and exhibitions included musicians and dancers of all genres.

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Anniversaries

Winder couple celebrates 70 years of marriage

Winder couple celebrates 70 years of marriage

Most people are thankful to live for 70 years, let alone be married to the same person for that long.

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Life Columnists



Harper: Social media controls the seasons

We as a culture are obsessed with seasons.

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Dunlap: Fall is the best time of the year

This time of the year has always been my favorite.

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Taylor: Youth sports about much more than training a star athlete

I love sports.

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Harper: 100 years of holding hands

This weekend I return to my alma mater, Berry College, to celebrate the traditional homecoming "Mountain Day weekend" for the second as an alumna.

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Dunlap: Domestic violence has long been an issue

Domestic violence has come into the spotlight because of an ugly video involving a star athlete, but the question is if there will be any residual effect for a serious problem.

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Weddings

Husted, Sims wed

Husted, Sims wed

Husted, Sims are married

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Engagements

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Achievements

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Food

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