More resources needed to lower Richmond County's euthanasia rate at animal shelter, officials say

...nationwide rescue organizations to use.Within 24 hours of DNA discovering Noodle at the shelter, he was transferred to the Winder, Ga.-based Georgia English Bulldog Rescue, where he received medical treatment and a safe foster home.The daily efforts...

Sara King

...Glenda Fuller English of Millidgeville, GA, granddaughter Kristy (Barry) Rushing of Roseville, CA, grandson Richard Beck of Winder, GA, granddaughter Nicole (Kris) Anderson of Atlanta, GA, and several great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorials...

Cynthia Cave

...Lowe III, and Reagan R. Lowe. She is also survived by a sister, Simone Anderson, and a niece, Denise McCorlew, both of Winder, Georgia. Cynthia's family and church were very dear to her. She always felt blessed to have all of her family in the same...

Georgia's Safe Carry Protection Act allows gun owners to carry in more places, but could create tension

...that law enforcement can do to prevent it, Richmond County Marshal Steve Smith said.The issue came to light this month when Winder, Ga., resident and political activist Jim Cooley strolled into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport with a...

Several places lay claim to Alamo fighter Bowie

...Brier Creek, near Georgia Highway 56," he said. Dr. Bruce Winders, a curator and historian at the Alamo, where Jim Bowie died...beaten and stabbed. "He was very well-known," Dr. Winders said, noting that newspaper stories of the fight made Bowie...

Movies, myth, history - and Davy Crockett

...Crockett, is in theaters nationwide after opening April 9. Bruce Winders, the Alamo's curator, says the new epic is the best one...Alamo, and interest in coming to visit the Alamo," said Winders. "It's still the Alamo they recognize." The legends have...

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Versatile, vertical vines

...support. Winding vines climb with slim, flexible, leafless stems called tendrils that wrap around anything they can reach. Winders include clematis, muscadine grape, trumpet honeysuckle and cross vine and will grow on almost anything. Climbing methods...

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Odds and Ends

...their duty deferred, a court clerk said. But Sheriff Carey Winders says the search forced his officers into confrontations with...officers and don't understand why they have to" serve, Winders said. The officers found 50 possible jurors Wednesday.

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NASCAR's 50 years recall facts, spur some fiction

...1996: NASCAR goes on the World Wide Web at www.nascar.com. To commemorate the occasion, Microsoft comes out with new Winders '95 software. Feb. 15, 1998: On the 50th anniversary of NASCAR, the 40th anniversary of the Daytona 500 and the 20th...

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'The Alamo': An epic movie about Texas warriors fights for respect

...fate of "The Alamo" lies in the hands of ticket buyers. But the film already has one high-profile admirer - Richard Bruce Winders, curator of the Alamo museum and author of the new book "Sacrificed at the Alamo: Tragedy and Triumph in the Texas Revolution...