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Weekly Newspaper covering Marion, Schley, Chattahoochee, Webster, and Stewart Counties.
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Below are Headlines from the August 15, 2012 issue.
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Front Page
Marion County Sheriff has many questions about election
Deputy attempts to contest election results
Ellavill'e Wells Grain & Peanut Company wins nationwide award
Marion Commission plans slight increase in property tax rate
Marion County BOE to keep tax rate steady
Ellaville Council hears technology pitch, gets update on relocating power lines
City of BV plans slight tax increase

Page 2
VanHorn accepts Eason Scholarship
Marion County's Murray to turn 101
Doyle VFD holding BBQ Sale
Marion County Spirit Signs & Player Signs for Sale
9/11 Memorial Golf Tournament to be held in Cusseta
Area families, kids invited to free photo shoot in Buena Vista

Page 3
Obituaries: Harold Dillard, Martha Johnson Powell
Rachel Dixon represents Flint as Tour Delegate in Washington, DC

Page 4
Preserve the sacred fire of liberty
A Midsummer's Day Nightmare
Letters to the Editor
Green encourages citizens to join Schley Chamber of Commerce
Thanks to all who helped with Summer Food Program & School Supplies
Cartoon: Do-Nothing Decathlon

Page 5
Outzkirts Cartoon
Schley FFA Officers are off to a good start
Cusseta-Chattahoochee Parks & Recreation's ongoing activities
Area families may host exchange students for 4 to 6 weeks
Sign up for emergency alerts from Marion County EMA

Page 6
Marion County Jail Log
1st graders at LK Moss learn about tally marks
South Georgia Tech offers students books at no cost
Oakland VFD to host Dinner
Counselor's Spotlight Column
Fan Drive continues in Ellaville
Back-to-School Give Away to be held in Preston

Page 7
Hat & Fashion Show to be held in Buena Vista
Fired Up Youth Rally is finally here – Aug. 18th
Ewell Pritchett: What a wonderful day!
Hopewell United Methodist plans Homecoming and Revival
Women's Day Conference to be held in Ellaville at Ebenezer Baptist Church
Brown Chapel AME plans Revival

Page 8
SGTC CIS students gain experience by wiring computer lab
River Valley Regional Commission offers Revoling Loan Funds
LK Moss 2nd graders learn about place values
Pasaquan is open on the first Saturday of each month
Local libraries offer many online classes
Parent Grief Support Group

Page 9
Community Pep Rally at MCHS is rescheduled for Aug. 24
Cusseta Chamber of Commerce to meet
Clothing Drive is being held for he needy in Ellaville
Area residents invited to compete in Photo Contest
Back to School reminders from LK Moss Elementary
Ft. Benning to host Postwide Yard Sale
Area landowners may get payments to help restore longleaf pine trees
Some area residents can get $750 by earning a GED
Free Health Clinic dates in Buena Vista
Plans begin for annual Rural America Festival

Page 10
Operation Christmas Child seeks area volunteers
SGTC Motorsports Vehicle Tech Advisory Committee meets
'Swim the Warm Springs' set for Sept. 1-3
You can help Marion's needy by shopping, donating, etc.
Low-income residents of Webster County may apply for food help
Author to sign book about 'Death March'
Veterans State Park plans Labor Day Weekend programs
'Labor Day on the Lake' set at Florence Marina

Page 11
Cosmetology students give GSW students a 'stay-cation'
Lawrence retires from SGTC
GED classes are offered in Schley County
GED classes available in Marion County
Marion County BOE 2012 Tax Digest & 5-Year History

Pages 12 & 13: Legal Notices

Page 14
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Springer artistic director honored by US House
Springer announces next four films in classic series
Area residents may make nominations for Georgia Sports Hall of Fame
GED classes offered in Preston

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