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Barrow observes Veterans Day in many ways

Barrow observes Veterans Day in many ways

Tuesday saw several Veterans Day memorial services held throughout the county, with many participants from elementary-aged children to silver-haired vets.

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Skillet Lickers tell story of country music

Skillet Lickers tell story of country music

In celebration of 90 years of music-making, Georgia country music band The Skillet Lickers is now less than two weeks away from presenting “Country Music Down Yonder,” a play portraying the inception and evolution of the country music industry.

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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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