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Officers say man admits to sex abuse

AIKEN - Bath evangelist J. Wesley McCoy by his own admission molested a number of young girls in several...the Upstate," the Rev. Baker said. "They just had to hear Wesley McCoy was going to be there, and they'd drive in from miles around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/17/met_372877.shtml
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Sex charges disrupt rise of preacher

BATH - The traveling preacher who urged others to repent of their sins had some confessing of his own to do. J. Wesley McCoy, whose energetic tent revivals throughout South Carolina drew young followers from miles around, sat across from a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/08/met_377868.shtml
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Aiken assists abuse inquiry

...Bath evangelist jailed in Oconee County, S.C., on sex charges involving an 11-year-old girl. The Rev. James Wesley McCoy, 31, remains in the Oconee County jail on a felony charge of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/15/met_372668.shtml
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Preacher gets new abuse charges

...On Thursday, Aiken County Sheriff Mike Hunt said investigators had secured warrants against 31-year-old James Wesley McCoy in connection with sexual misconduct involving two girls, ages 13 and 14. Mr. McCoy, who operates McCoy Ministries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/16/met_372789.shtml
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Sex predator preaches forgiveness on stand

...forgive him if they wanted to get into heaven. "That really nauseated me," prosecutor Wendy Halford said Tuesday about Wesley McCoy. "We weren't there about whether someone was going to heaven or to hell, but whether someone was going to jail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/25/met_405771.shtml
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Police seek reports on evangelist

...contacted in Horry, Greenville, Laurens and Kershaw counties about possible abuse cases involving 31-year-old James Wesley McCoy, the founder of McCoy Ministries. Mr. McCoy, who remains in the Oconee County jail on $30,000 bond, already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/21/met_373205.shtml
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Bible provides answers to churches' problems

...church" and "tip-toeing through the tulips." We need to turn to God's word - the Bible. In the case of J. Wesley McCoy, the young preacher who has "fallen from grace," we need to read Matthew 24:4-14. Jesus stated it very plainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/26/let_379518.shtml
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Church Bulletin

...Wednesday; Sunday services at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. BELVEDERE CHURCH OF GOD: Sunday-Friday with the Rev. Wesley McCoy. FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH: 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday with the Rev. Wesley Guyton. NEW EXODUS BAPTIST...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/22/ent_205710.shtml
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Appeals likely to stall executions

...and one is about to take effect in Georgia. In 2003, Hazel Free, of Bath, was living across the street from James Wesley McCoy when he was picked up and charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor in Aiken, Laurens, Pickens and Oconee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/05/met_84184.shtml
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Rants and raves

...to try to enjoy a meal, and have to listen to a bingo caller. There are bingo halls to play bingo. MY RANT IS for Wesley McCoy's sentence. I don't think it was long enough - I think he should've gotten more than 20 years. Also, I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2004-03-02/rants-and-raves
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