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Chris Lewis, Author at Cordele Dispatch

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Georgia Invests in Campaign to Improve Birth Outcomes for Georgia Moms

In recognition of Mother’s Day, Georgia Department of Public Health is partnering with Count the Kicks, an evidence-based stillbirth prevention program.  The Count the Kicks campaign hopes to ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Friday, May 7, 2021 12:54 pm

Obituaries

Sheila Ann Smith

Sheila Ann Smith, 50, of Cordele passed away May 1, 2021 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. She was born and raised in Cordele and was ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Thursday, May 6, 2021 10:22 am

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Severe weather causes power outages in Crisp

Staff Report Strong thunderstorms Tuesday night tore across central Georgia, causing widespread power outages throughout Crisp County. “At about 10:30 pm, Tuesday, severe weather resulted in ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 4:40 pm

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City Commission revisits law enforcement effectiveness

By Neil B. McGahee Managing Editor   Tuesday’s Cordele City Commission meeting resurrected an idea that has been pitched several times over the years. Commissioner ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 3:46 pm

Obituaries

Jane Frances Hayes

Jane Frances Hayes, 89 of Cordele,  passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at her residence. A private family service will be held.  Born in Carrolton, ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 3:25 pm

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PUBLIC NOTICE Crossing Closure

CSX will be closing the Pecan Street crossing beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 6, 2021, for maintenance.  Crossing will remain closed until work ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 1:52 pm

Obituaries

Donald West

Funeral services for Donald West, 78 of Cobb, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 2021 in the chapel of Rainey Family Funeral ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 3:44 pm

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Dooly County High School canning plant

Dooly County High School Canning Plant Hwy 27 – Hawkinsville Road May 10 to May 27 Monday and Thursday- 3:30 to 8:30 June 2 to ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 3:03 pm

Obituaries

Ruby Nell Hughes

CORDELE – Ruby Nell Hughes, 88, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021 at Crisp Regional Nursing & Rehab. Funeral Services were held at 11:00 A.M. ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Monday, May 3, 2021 12:40 pm

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Bryan arrested for Burglary and Attempt to Elude

On Friday, April 30, 2021, around 6:50 A.M., Crisp County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jeffrey Bryan, a 31- year-old male from Warwick, Georgia. Bryan is charged ... Read more

by Chris Lewis, Monday, May 3, 2021 9:18 am

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