Neil McGahee, Author at Cordele Dispatch


Mrs. Almeta Gates Carter

Mrs. Almeta Gates Carter 93, of Warwick, Ga.,  died on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Fellowship Home at Cordelia Manor in Cordele. A private graveside will ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Saturday, January 9, 2021 9:41 am


Five Juveniles Arrested for Burglary

Cordele Police responded to an active security alarm at Dollar General, 1101 East 16th Avenue, late into the evening at around 11:55 pm on Tuesday ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Thursday, December 31, 2020 1:49 pm


COVID-19 rumors don’t match school numbers

By Neil B. McGahee Managing Editor Rumors abound on the internet about entire classrooms at Crisp County Primary School being “shut down” by COVID-19, the ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Tuesday, November 10, 2020 4:58 pm


Sheriff’s Deputy Dies from Coronavirus

  CRISP COUNTY- November 1, 2020 With deep regret, the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office announces the passing of active duty Sheriff’s Deputy, Corporal Avery Hillman. ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Sunday, November 1, 2020 10:31 am


Two Shot in Cordele

Two Shot in Cordele The Georgia Bureau of Investigation in conjunction with the Cordele Police Department are investigating a shooting that took place at around ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:30 am


Elsie Sims Rhodes

CORDELE — Elsie Sims Rhodes, 94, of Cordele died Sunday night, Sept. 27, 2020, at Blackshear Villa. Services were held at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Friday, October 23, 2020 12:49 pm


Johnny Clifford Blackwell

Funeral services for Johnny Clifford Blackwell of Warwick will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24, 2020 in the chapel of Rainey Family Funeral ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:53 am


Wanted subject arrested

  On October 22, 2020, at approximately 11:30 P.M., Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Levi Owens, a 44-year-old white male from Pitts, Georgia, in the ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Friday, October 23, 2020 11:51 am


Crisp Commissioners require face masks

The Crisp County Board of Commissioners spent most of its October 13 meeting contemplating whether it should require all county employees, working in county-owned buildings ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:17 am


Wanda Gilliam Sanders

Wanda Gilliam Sanders of Arabi passed away Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at her residence. Born in Cordele, she was the daughter of the late Leylon ... Read more

by Neil McGahee, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 8:19 am

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