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Victim in fatal McDuffie crash fell asleep at wheel

A Thursday morning accident in McDuffie County left one person dead.Authorities say the crash just before 8 a.m. involved a tractor trailer and a car. Both vehicles were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-26/victim-fatal-mcduffie-crash-
Carlos Coulson

...a retired Law Enforcement Officer from the City of Thomson Police Department and the McDuffie County Sheriff's Department and was a retired McDuffie County Bailiff. Survivors include his wife, Rebecca E. Coulson; five sons, Garry Coulson...

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Alex Roberts

...late Estelle Forehand Roberts. He served in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Roberts lived in McDuffie County, GA for many years and was the retired owner and operator of NAPA in Thomson. He had a passion for golf, singing...

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Alex Roberts

...late Estelle Forehand Roberts. He served in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Roberts lived in McDuffie County, GA for many years and was the retired owner and operator of NAPA in Thomson. He had a passion for golf, singing...

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Cynthia Robins

...Mrs. Robins was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County. She was retired from McDuffie County 911, and was a member of Reedy Creek Baptist...Honorary pallbearers will be employees of the McDuffie County Sheriff's Department. The family will...

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Fifth person arrested in fatal Thomson shooting

...Demarcus D. Hill, 20, of Thomson, was arrested by McDuffie County sheriff's deputies on Feb. 27 and charged with...and Stanquan Rodgers, 28; all being held at the McDuffie County Sheriff's Office Detention Center on murder charges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-09/fifth-person-arrested-
School worker insurance cuts worry lawmakers

...the extra cost, "it's going to fall back on the bus drivers,'' says Anne Walden, who drives a school bus in McDuffie County."Somebody's health is not the place to cut,'' Walden adds.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-10/school-worker-insurance-
Mary Land

...Burial will be in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Land was a native of Glascock County, but had lived in McDuffie County for many years. She was a retired medical secretary, a homemaker, and a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church. Survivors...

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Fourth person arrested in Thomson murder

...and Stanquan Rogers, 28; all being held in the McDuffie County Sheriff's Office Detention Center on murder charges.About 2:48 a.m. Feb. 7, McDuffie County sheriff's deputies found the brothers shot.Morgan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-24/fourth-person-arrested
Cold weather prompting changes at local school districts

...and Friday because of the expected low temperatures. School staffs will still have to report at 8:30 both days.McDuffie County schools will not hold outdoor sporting events, but will open on its normal time schedule. Columbia County schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-18/cold-weather-prompting-chang