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Deerfield-Windsor School Hosts Annual Auction

By   /  March 5, 2012  /  Community, Press Releases  /  Comments Off

Tweet     Bids and Boots auction features original Kinchafoonee Cowboys   Special to the Journal   (ALBANY, GA)- Deerfield-Windsor School will host its 2012 auction, Bids and Boots, on Saturday, March 10, at Doublegate Country Club. The silent auction will begin at 6 p.m. and the live auction will begin at 8 p.m. featuring [...]

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Obituaries

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Tweet     William Fred (Bill) Brooks Sr., 82 The funeral service of William Fred (Bill) Brooks Sr., 82, of Albany who died Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Phoebe North Hospital, was conducted Saturday at Mathews Funeral Home.  Rev. Ralph Estes officiated.  Interment followed in Pinecrest Memory Gardens, Pelham, Ga. A native of Pelham, Ga., [...]

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New Immigration Law

By   /  March 5, 2012  /  Kevin Sproul, The Sheriff Speaks  /  Comments Off

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Tweet     Of all the new laws that went into effect last year, none have received more attention and scrutiny than House Bill (HB) 87, the new “Illegal Immigration Reform and Enforcement Act.”  This new piece of legislation was patterned after the highly challenged Arizona immigration law.  Georgia seems to have taken the parts [...]

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Fields wins Area Oratorical contest

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Area Contest Winner

Tweet   Kensley Fields, American Legion Post 30 Oratorical Champion, and Westover Senior, won his 3rd straight American Legion Area Oratorical Contest in Valdosta on Saturday Feb 25th.   Kensley, shown here receiving his award from American Legion Area Oratorical Chair, R.D. Martin, will next compete in the State Oratorical Contest on March 10th in Atlanta. [...]

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Hard times requires us to pull together

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Tweet   Anyone who thinks this economy isn’t so bad is a complete moron.  I’m going to go ahead and say that right there.  To say it’s not bad for them may be a different matter entirely, but for the vast majority of Americans, it’s pretty bad.  Albany is getting hit harder than most, and [...]

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Cute trumps all!

By   /  March 5, 2012  /  Brett Buckner, Opinion  /  Comments Off

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Tweet     It’s a good thing Jellybean is cute. Take for example our recent pilgrimage to the bookstore. My Lovely Wife was going to be working late and the thought of having to watch Grease for the 22nd day straight made my eyes bleed, so I steered the family SUV toward jellybean’s daycare away [...]

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