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Telemedicine boon to rural Hancock

...Georgia has many shortcomings, Hancock County has languished at the more desperate...have been difficult for him.The Hancock County telemedicine setup is part of...through a Wi-Fi connection. "In Hancock County, there are some areas that have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-11-03/telemedicine-boon-rural-hanc
Hurricane Katrina's wrath and rebuilding marked on 10th anniversary

...other," the mayor said. "New Orleans will be unbowed and unbroken."In Mississippi, churches along coastal Hancock County tolled their bells in unison Saturday morning to mark the 10th anniversary of the day that Katrina made landfall in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-29/hurricane-katrinas-wrath-and-rebuil
Katherleen Cheely

...Cason. Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock p.m., Sunday, September 6, 2015 at Bethel Baptist Church, Hancock County, GA, with Rev. Randy Dunaway officiating. Interment will follow in the Dunn Family Cemetery. The family will...

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Across Georgia

Ex-judge sent to jail for stealing moneyMACON, GA. - A former Hancock County probate judge has been sentenced to nearly two years in federal prison for stealing federal funds from the county.Marva Rice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-12/across-georgia
Tenecia Posley

...Tymilya Posley) and her other siblings. Tenecia resided in Sparta, Ga. for most of her life. She attended school in Hancock County and was well known for her warm smile and kind heart. Tenecia leaves to cherish her memories: one daughter, Cyntera...

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Alma Smith

...church from 11 am until the service hour. Mrs. Smith passed away March 3, 2015. She was a lifelong resident of Hancock County, the daughter of the late Lovett Clifton Harrell and Mae Darden Harrell and was the widow of the late Henry A. Smith...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174319309
Friday's prep basketball box scores

...Washington County 2 (Johnson 2). Records: Washington County 11-4, 4-2 Region 3-AAA. Next: Washington County at Hancock County, 6 p.m. today.WHITE KNOLL 54, NORTH AUGUSTA 46WHITE KNOLL (54) ? Brittany Weeks 17, Charnae Wilson 14...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-01-17/fridays-prep-basketba
Rural Georgia may get basic-service hospitals

...care for Georgians."Sen. David Lucas (D-Macon) introduced legislation that would help rural areas such as Hancock County - where the hospital closed several years ago - to build "stabilization centers.'' Such a center would have the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-14/rural-georgia-may-get-ba
Former Hancock County probate judge pleads guilty to stealing county funds

A former Hancock County probate judge pleaded guilty in federal...counts of theft of federal funds from Hancock County. According to the plea agreement...investigation, authorities say Rice then used Hancock County funds to pay her personal legal fees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-23/former-hancock-county-
Hancock County's historic courthouse burns

SPARTA, Ga. - The state fire marshal will investigate a Monday morning fire that gutted Hancock County's historic courthouse, destroying records and forcing many county and court offices to seek new quarters.County Manager Sistie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/hancock-countys-historic-cou