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- Road problems, drainage issues, home break-ins addressed
- Warwick PD makes drug busts on Hwy. 300
Governor Deal signs key bill at local airport
Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 213 better known as the “Flint River Drought Protection Act,” at Crisp County-Cordele Airport on Wednesday.
- Sunset Homes ribbon cutting cancelled
Book signing hosted in Vienna
Civil War enthusiast and author L. Churchwell Harris of Hawkinsville celebrated the release of his latest work with a book signing event Thursday afternoon at the Vienna Cotton Museum.
- Crisp County Superintendent resigns
Temporary water cut-off beginning Friday
The City of Cordele Water Department will have water turned off in the area of 16th Ave., east of I-75 and Midway Road, north of US Hwy. 280, including the Industrial Park and surrounding areas. The water will be turned off beginning Friday, April 25, at midnight (12:00 a.m., Saturday, April 26) in order to repair a water leak at the fire hydrant located on Midway Rd. at U. S. Hwy. 280. The water will remain off until repairs are complete (approximately 2 hours).
Marijuana valued at $30k discovered; one arrested
CORDELE — A routine traffic stop here Thursday ended with the arrest of a Marietta woman for transporting approximately 10 pounds of marijuana. woth just under $30,000.
Suspect flees from two hit-and-run incidents
CORDELE— Local lawmen initially responding to a domestic violence incident that began Thursday in Turner County subsequently arrested a Bradenton, Fla., man and an Ashburn woman following a chase that ended at the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office.
CCSO seizes weapons, drugs
CORDELE — Serious charges have been filed against two men arrested by Crisp County Sheriff’s Office deputies in separate incidents this past Tuesday.
The subjects have been identified as Alvin Frankie Woods, 19, who was taken into custody at a local residence, and Christopher Inman, 27, of Kenosha, Wis., who was arrested after exiting I-75 at 16th Avenue.
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