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Suffering from Alzheimer's, man fatally shot

...started walking. A deputy sheriff noticed him along a road around 2:20 a.m. and stopped to ask what he was doing, Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson said. Westbrook told the officer that he was gathering mail and then planned to return to his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-07/suffering-alzheimers-man-fata
Ga. man shoots, kills wandering Alzheimer's patient; police say charges possible

WALKER COUNTY, Ga. - In a case that could renew the debate over stand-your-ground...72-year-old who turned out to be a wandering Alzheimer's patient.Walker County authorities told the Chattanooga Times Free Press that the victim, Ronald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-28/ga-man-shoots-kills-wandering
Autopsy planned in shooting of Alzheimer's patient

...Investigation lab in Atlanta, Walker County Coroner W. Dewayne Wilson said...to The Associated Press.The Walker County Sheriff's Office requested that...pre-dawn darkness Wednesday, Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson told reporters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-29/autopsy-planned-shooting-alzheimers
Georgia man shoots, kills wandering Alzheimer's patient

WALKER COUNTY, Ga. - In a case that could renew the debate over stand-your-ground...72-year-old who turned out to be a wandering Alzheimer's patient.Walker County authorities told the Chattanooga Times Free Press (http://bit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-28/georgia-man-shoots-kil
Man rescued from Georgia cave

...deepest -- after a nearly 24-hour rescue effort. The caver was rescued Monday afternoon from Ellison's Cave in Walker County and hospitalized in Chattanooga, Tenn., The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. The caver, from Pennsylvania...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-05-28/man-rescued-georgia-cave
35 horses killed at Georgia farm for show horses

...life to breeding and raising world-class Saddlebreds," Funkhouser said."The industry has benefited from her passion and commitment, and we all share in her loss."Rossville is in Walker County, just south of Chattanooga, Tenn.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-21/35-horses-killed-georgia-farm
Aquinas football up to No. 3 in weekly poll

...Daily Post; the Henry Daily Herald; The Marietta Daily Journal; the Savannah Morning News; Score Atlanta; the Statesboro Herald; The Telegraph (Macon); The Tifton Gazette; The Times (Gainesville); The Walker County Messenger.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-10-01/aquinas-football-no-3
When meth houses become homes, tenants are at risk

...state going back to 2004.The list shows Richmond County has the second-most labs in the state with 34, behind Walker County. Aiken County has 20 and Columbia County five. \nZACH BOYDEN-HOLMES/STAFFThe new owner of a home on Ravenwood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-12-19/meth-producing-chemicals-left
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2 Fla. students killed exploring Ga. cave

...Ga. - Two students from the University of Florida have died after rappelling into a cave in northwest Georgia.Walker County Coroner Dewayne Wilson said two men entered Ellison's Cave on Saturday in the Crockford-Pigeon Mountain Wildlife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-13/2-fla-students-killed-explor
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At least 11 dead in Georgia

...more than 80 across the region.Gov. Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency covering Floyd, Dade, Catoosa and Walker counties. His spokesman, Brian Robinson, said that list would likely grow as the wave of storms continued to push across...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-28/least-11-dead-georgia
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