Rep. Billy Maddox delivered the keynote address Wednesday at the annual Veterans Day observance in Barnesville. The event, held at the Barnesville Civic Center due to weather, drew a standing room only crowd. [Full Story »]
The Empty Stocking Fund and Toys for Tots have two big fundraisers coming up in their bid to help a record number of families in need this Christmas. The ESF aims to collect $20,000 while Toys for Tots has set no goal. [Full Story »]
The Internal Revenue Service is looking for 4,200 Georgia taxpayers who are due refund checks worth more than $5 million. The checks were returned to the IRS by the U.S. Postal Service due to mailing address errors.
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Griffin police officer Chad Moxon, a Lamar County resident, has offered a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those who kidnapped and killed his partner Jimi.
Jimi was a well trained K-9 officer with the Griffin PD.
********************** UPDATE: $5000 added to reward....
There has been an addition reward offered by The Atlanta Humane Society of $5,000.00 for any valid tip leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Griffin Police Department K-9 “Jimi”. This is funded by the Holland M. Ware Charitable Fund.
Acting on a tip from a concerned citizen, Milner police chief Jake Sutton was able to arrest an alleged burglar within minutes of his having broken into Greater Spring Hill Baptist Church at 117 Locust Street Monday.