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Chris Lewis, Author at Cordele Dispatch

News

Richardson sentenced to life without parole

On Wednesday, October 20th the Crisp County Superior Court sentenced George Richardson to life without parole for his role in the malice murder of Carnell Saintville, ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Friday, October 22, 2021 11:32 am

News

Kemp extends deadline for Reeves inquiry

By Neil McGahee Managing Editor Governor Brian Kemp issued an executive order Thursday extending the deadline by 60 days for a review commission to report ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Friday, October 22, 2021 8:36 am

News

City candidates vie for votes at political forum

By Neil B. McGahee Managing Editor The candidates almost outnumbered the audience at the Crisp County Political Forum Thursday at the old Crisp Middle School ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Friday, October 22, 2021 7:47 am

Obituaries

Brian Daniel Laney

Brian Daniel Laney, 49, passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in Macon, Georgia after an illness. He was born in Cordele, Georgia to parents Danny ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Thursday, October 21, 2021 2:32 pm

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Culpepper pleads guilty in Dooly Superior Court

Reason “Rick” Culpepper, 69, of Dooly County, Georgia, and a former law enforcement officer, pled guilty Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in Dooly County Superior Court ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:15 pm

Education

Rose Leggett hired as Math Instructor at South Georgia Technical College Crisp County Center

   Rose Leggett of Byromville, GA, has been hired as a full-time Mathematics Instructor for South Georgia Technical College’s Crisp County Center Campus, announced South ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:17 am

Obituaries

Julian Heath Parker

Julian Heath Parker, 96, passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Crisp Regional Hospital. Born in Richmond Hill on January 28, 1925 to parents Arthur ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 3:46 pm

News

High Rock Festival Returns to Pitts

    After a rain-soaked festival last years, organizers expect sunny skies  By Neil B. McGahee, Managing Editor The second annual High Rock Music & Makers ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 3:32 pm

Obituaries

Johnnie Mae Helms

Mrs. Johnnie Mae Helms, 93, of Hawkinsville, Ga., passed away on October 12, 2021 at Pinewood Manor Nursing Home.  Clark Funeral Home in Hawkinsville is ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 3:26 pm

Obituaries

Ann Jackson Krause

Ann Jackson Krause of Cordele, GA, passed away at her residence on Friday, October 8, 2021, at the age of 84. Her final days were ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Sunday, October 10, 2021 8:48 pm

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