Carolyn Brown Drake, 85, of Barnesville died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011. Services will be held Saturday, Jan. 8, at 11 a.m. in Lamar Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends at Williams Funeral Home Friday, Jan. 7, from 6-8 p.m.
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Between Friday, Dec. 25, and Friday, Dec. 31, the Lamar County sheriff’s office made the following arrests:
Mackel Anthony Traylor, 46, Barnesville, disorderly conduct;
Sara Kay Ross, 36, Jackson, theft by taking;
Charles Raymond Carlisle Jr., 44, Douglas, failure to appear;
Jemal Demond Rucker, 20, Atlanta, probation violation;
Frederick ‘ Freeman, 20, Milner, child support;
Kevin Bernard Jenkins, 40, Griffin, violation of conditions of limited driving permit.
Deputies answered 93 calls and 911 center answered 85. Deputies responded to 24 calls, the Barnesville police department to 20 calls, Lamar County fire department to 29, Barnesville fire department to three and Mid Georgia ambulance service responded to 39. There were 10 accidents. Deputies issued 15 traffic citations and served three warrants and 15 subpoenas or civil papers. [Full Story »]
Between Saturday, Dec. 25, and Friday, Dec. 31, the Barnesville police department made four arrests:
Antonio Fish, 120 Jackson St., Barnesville, simple assault, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct;
Jamiris Oneal, 224 Ponderosa Lane, Barnesville, disorderly conduct and open container;
Darren Settles, 137 Bush St., Barnesville, disorderly conduct;
Dillon Taylor, 1805 22nd St., Gulfport, Miss., driving while license suspended and defective equipment.
Officers answered 82 calls for service including six accidents, three alarms, 20 building security checks, three burglaries, one crowd control, four disturbances, 21 escorts, one fight, one forgery, one harassment, five miscellaneous, one prowler, two shoplifting, one shots fired, seven suspicious persons/vehicles, two terroristic threats, two thefts and one welfare check. They issued 14 citations including three disorderly conduct, one driving while license suspended, one open container, one resisting arrest, one simple assault, five speeding, one tail light violation and one window tint violation.
Call investigators Al Moltrum or Dickie Carreker at 770-358-1244 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. [Full Story »]