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Stories in the August 28, 2013 Issue
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Front Page
Area apartments are part of $117 million project
(Buena Vista, Cusseta, Ellaville, Preston are included in renovation of affordable housing units)
Drug bust in Marion Co. nets arrest of alleged young dealer
Wreck in Ellaville claims life of Buena Vista woman
Stewart interim superintendent says schools are on right track
Chattahoochee officials ease concerns over cemetery
‘No Tears for Christmas’ is burglarized in Buena Vista

Page 2A
Way is new local licensed funeral director, embalmer
Schley shows promise in preseason scrimmage
Lightning shuts down MCHS preseason scrimmage
Marion County Jail Log
Schley County Ministerial Association plans Family Fun Day Benefit
Schley County Bananas
Webster County honors Wilburn for Healthier Meals Certification
Aldridge earns degree from Valdosta State University
Ellaville residents make VSU Deans List
MCMHS Council to meet Sept. 10

Page 3A
Obituaries: Hale, Shutters, Foster
Stewart Co. Middle School named Title I Progress Rewards School
Oakland F&R lighting up the fire pit again
Ellaville Mini Storage holds first ever auction
Chili Cook Off set in Lumpkin
MCHS plans Annual Title I Parental Involvement Meeting
Florence Marina plans Labor Day on the Lake
Free GED Classes offered in Cusseta

Page 4A
America's freedom is the hope of all people
Some mysteries are tough to solve
Letters to the Editor
Westville: To save the past we must move into the future
Thanks for help with welcome sign
Praying for the dead is not Biblical

Page 5A
BV Elementary & High School Class of 1970 has 43rd Reunion
Marion County High Class of 1958 hosts 55th Reunion
Southland Academy PTO purchases Promethean Board
Local libraries offer many online classes
Flint Energies to refund $2.15 million in credits

Page 6A
Rudy found me! Welch and search dog are ready to serve
New staff members join Stewart County Schools
Council of Governments to hold annual dinner this week

Page 7A
Church News

Page 8A
Webster superintendent gives pep talk
Southland Academy hosts Open House
Rosa Thompson Day to be observed in Ellaville
LK Moss Elementary organizes School Council
Last call for entries in area photo contest

Page 9A
SCHS softball team wins Blue Division of Crisp Co. Watermelon Tournament
Schley teens join USSSA softball team
Pasaquan to open on September 7
Schley Co. Historic Society to raffle off quilt
What do you know about what you drink?
Regional Valley Council Meeting Schedule

Page 10A
Legal Notices

Page 11A
Dixon chosen to represent Flint Energies on Washington Youth Tour
Programs to be presented at Little White House in Warm Springs
Legal Notices

Page 12
Legal Notices

Page 13
Legal Notices
Friday Night Lights 5K (continued)

Page 14A
Marion residents may sign up for emergency alerts
Alcoholics Anonymous meets in Ellaville

Page 1B
LK Moss Elementary getting a big renovation
($170,000 sales tax project designed to have Marion schools ready for long-term)

Page 2B
Marion County High Football Team Spotlight
(Eagles look to continue winning tradition as they shoot for 4th region title in a row)

Page 3B
Schley County High Football Team Spotlight
(Wildcats look to turn the corner and be competitive in Region 4A)

Page 4B
Stewart County Football Team Spotlight
(Royal Knights look to show much improvement and to surprise opponents)

Page 5B
Marion County High Softball Team Spotlight
(Lady Eagles are determined to make a name for themselves)

Page 6B
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Hospital to host free camp for grieving children, teens, caregivers
Raiderettes win a Dance Camp

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