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Marion BOE wants to recruit more minority teachers
Ellaville's Caylee Anna Hammack to perform at Richland Pig Fest
Chattco High Crowns Homecoming Queen
Lumpkin Fair on the Square gets high marks
Local artist creates stage mural at Schley Co. Elementary

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Hunter's Corner
Oldest chartered Masonic Lodge in Marion invites public to 175th Anniversary event
Marion parents can get free Ga CHIP for kids on Nov. 2
Chattco Historic Preservation Society to host a Turkey Shoot
Food Talk to teach about healthy eating on a budget
Stewart Co. Class of 1972 plans reunion

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Obituaries: Glenn Howell, Garnett Simmons, Pete Stead
Marion Chamber to host State of the County Meeting
12th Annual Car Show is Saturday in Buena Vista
Hallo-Teen Dance set in Ellaville
Marion residents asked to help 'No Tears' meet needs
Chattco High School to host Veterans Day Luncheon
Book Mobile Trick or Treat event planned in Buena Vista
Jones challenges Minter for BV Council seat

Page 4
The Family Debt Debate, Uncle Sam Style
Is our republic declining?
Letter to the Editor
Are you denying Christ

Page 5
Marion downs Dooly to stay unbeaten, now 7-0
Undefeated Eagles to face big test this Friday against Brookstone
American Legion in Richland honors vets during special dinner
Marion County military vets invited to program at LK Moss

Page 6
Sons of Buena Vista visit Magnolia Manor Nursing Home
Webster Co. Commission sets public meeting to discuss plan
Area families invited to Free Photo Shoot in Buena Vista
Marion County Jail Log
Fall Festival set at Stewart Co. School
Time for Tots set at Marion Co. Public Library
Mineral Supplementation for the Beef Herd

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Church News

Page 8
Marion hosts Chattco, Schley in cross country competition
Schley Co. High falls to improved Brookstone team
Marion competes at Middle School Cross Country State Championship
Injuries slow Chattco in loss to Kendrick
Schley Co. High softball team enters State Playoffs at 22-5
MCHS softball team heads into playoffs
Stewart falls hard in 80-0 loss to Mitchell
GED classes offered in Preston

Page 9
Richland Pig Fest: A Word About Our Sponsors
Chattco. Rec. Dept. 2013 Cheerleaders
LK Moss students learn about types of Community Helpers
Public invited to Halloween Carnival at Marion County High School

Page 10
Chatt. Co. High freshmen get special training from US Army Rangers
Rural America Festival is coming up soon in Buena Vista
MCHS FCCLA elects officers
LK 1st graders are excited about math

Page 11
Minter seeks reelection to Buena Vista City Council
MCHS baseball team & FFA to host Ping Pong Tournament
Stewart's Florence Marina to celebrate Octoberfest
Marion County Powder Puff football event goes off without a hitch
Marion 4-H'ers compete at Ga. National Fair

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Legal Notices

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Historic Westville to host Fall Festival
Chattco Zumba Team raises money for charity
Computer Science Professor speaks to Marion Co. students

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Classified Ads
Wester Co. Olde Tyme Fair to be held in Preston this Saturday
Marion Young Farmers win Sunbelt Ag Expo Q-fest for 2nd year in a row
Webster welcomes new families with breakfast
5K Run/Walk in Ellaville to benefit needy families