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Rotary Club of Greene and Putnam Counties wins Club of the Year Award

GREENSBORO, Ga. — At the recent Rotary District 6910 Conference in Greeneville, South Carolina, the Rotary Club of Greene and Putnam Counties was selected as the District 6910 medium size Club of the Year for 2021-2022. This marks the fifth year in a row that the Club has received this distinguished award. District Governor Mike Berg presented the award to Club President Scott Gessay.
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The Turkey

I am fortunate to know a writer who recently wrote about calling in a turkey and just letting it walk away. Some people may see that as a sign of his grip on reality slipping away, some may see it as a new viewpoint being adopted, yet the true sportsman and outdoorsman see it for it truly is.
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Georgia Sheriff Hopes Technology Will Offer Answers In 2014 Cold Case Murder Of Elderly Couple

A local sheriff says data provided to the FBI might help them solve the grisly double homicide of an elderly pair eight years ago. Russell Dermond, 88, and his wife Shirley Dermond, 87, were brutally murdered in their gated community overlooking Lake Oconee, Georgia, in 2014, according to Fox Macon affiliate WGXA. Officials with the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office now hope that recent access to newer technology managed by the FBI will help them identify a killer or killers once and for all.
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New evidence surfaces in Lake Oconee beheading

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ga. - New evidence might reinvigorate the investigation into a chilling murder mystery that still haunts a Lake Oconee community eight years later. Russell and Shirley Dermond were last seen alive on May 1, 2014, while running errands. What played out over the next month would leave more...
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New data being analyzed in Putnam County couple's death

The Putnam County Sheriff's Office is combing over new cell phone data connected to an 8-year-old murder mystery. Investigators said an elderly man was found beheaded in his home. His wife was found days later in a nearby lake having been weighed down. The FBI is investigating the new data.
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55-year-old man dies in jet ski crash on Lake Sinclair

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ga. — A Lake Sinclair man is dead after a crash on a personal watercraft on the lake Wednesday evening. According to Sergeant Bubba Stanford with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the call came in just after 5:30 p.m. about an accident at Twin Bridges Marina on the Putnam County side of the lake.
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Trial begins for Ricky Dubose in 2017 correction officer killings

GLYNN COUNTY, Ga. (WGXA) -- The trial for the final defendant in the 2017 killings of two state correctional officers on a prison bus traveling through Putnam County has begun. Jury selection for Ricky Dubose's trial started Monday in Glynn County Superior Court. Court Clerk Trevor Addison states that 1,000...
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