CORDELE — The countdown is almost over the Annual Cordele Christmas parade is about to begin. In less than one hour 7th street in downtown will be filled with bright lights and decorative floats as parade participants march or ride down the city street from City Hall to the Community Clubhouse. The parade begins at 6 p.m and there will there will be plenty of excitement and candy for the kiddies. There will even be a jolly guest at the end sure to make the young and young at heart smile.
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County Mourns Sheriff
CORDELE — A community is mourning the recent passing of long-time sheriff, Donnie Haralson.
Haralson, who had been battling renal cell carcinoma for over 10 years, passed away at around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at his home. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday at First Baptist Church in Cordele where he was a member and a deacon.
Show support for Sheriff Haralson
The Crisp County Sheriff’s Office and the family of Sheriff Donnie R. Haralson would like for everyone to have the opportunity to remember and show respect for Haralson.
Cordele City Commission hears safety concerns, requests to rename streets
Concerned citizen Danny Jones addressed safety issues in his neighborhood at Tuesday’s Cordele City Commission meeting.
Community mourns loss of local sheriff
The community mourns tonight at the loss of long-time Sheriff Donnie Haralson.
Sources reveal Haralson, who had been battling renal cell carcinoma for over ten years, passed away at his home at around 8:30 p.m. this evening.
Police file battery, marijuana possession charges
City police made separate arrests for battery and marijuana possession between Friday and early Monday.
Legislative fish fry enjoyed by all
Through the sponsorship of local businesses, civic organizations, city/county governments and individuals, Cordele-Crisp Chamber of Commerce coordinated the annual Legislative Fish Fry Wednesday.
Local Ga. Lottery winner presented $1M check
Life has drastically changed for David Runels, a 25-year-old insulation contractor from Cordele.
Clerk shot in store robbery
A local convenience store clerk is recovering after being wounded during an armed robbery early Monday night.
Local woman arrested on charges filed by police in Moultrie
City police have arrested a 42-year-old Cordele woman wanted by authorities in Moultrie for fourth degree forgery (less than $1,500) and identity fraud.
Woman cited for false allegations
An investigation conducted by the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation’s Enforcement Division has led to the arrest of a 48-year-old former supermarket employee.
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