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CNN recommends tourists visit Pasaquan in Buena Vista
(Local 'Folk Art' site gets more nationwide attention)
Trio of home burglaries reported in Marion County
(Sheriff expects arrest soon in at least two cases)
Ellaville loses beloved lady
Chattahoochee County to offer employees insurance for first time
Former TCHS campus opens as private school; Public invites to Open House
MLK March and Forum planned in Buena Vista
ADS: South Georgia Technical College

Page 2

Marion Co. Jail escapee captured by Marshals Service
(Davis is one of arrestees of Wells and Welch Department Store robbery)
Eagles defeat Wildcats, but fall to Bobcats
Stewart Co. BOE picks 3 companies to interview for construction project
ADS: Micheal Kirby for Sheriff of Marion County, Free Tax Prep in BV

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Page 3

Obituaries: Hendricks, Giddens
MLK Day Celebration planned in Ellaville
Water line break leads to early school dismissal in Marion County
Schley Co. Wildcats play hard, but come up short
Ellaville residents make Merit List at Thomas University
Wells makes Academic Honors List at South Ga. State
Schley Chamber of Commerce to hold Annual Dinner
Ads: Affordable High-Speed Internet, Archie's Heating and Cooling,
Schley Commission Meeting Dates, Marion County seeks new County Manager,
Chatt. Co. Qualifying Fees, Chatt. Co. Called Meeting, Watson Funeral Homes

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Page 4

Home on the Range, Where Uncle Sam Harasses All Day
Modern men need to embrace their dads and granddads
If our Bibles could speak, what would they say?
From steam engine to jets
Political Cartoons

Page 5
Southland Academy Senior Class Favorites
Oakland Fire and Rescue to host Three Soup Supper
Marion Public Library invites all to Adult Reading Program
Webster students work on Civil War projects
American Legion invites teens to Scholarship Speech Contest
Beautiful View Garden Club hosts Annual Party
Columbus Tech offers GED Classes in Cusseta
Local libraries offer many online classes
ADS: Eagles Signs & Graphics, McLaurin & McLaurin D.D.S, P.C.
Universal Private Home Care, Sumter EMC, Chad's Paint and Body Shop

Page 6
Marion Co. High Girls' Basketball Team Spotlight
Lady Eagles are Young and Hungry
New Head Coach has lofty goals for MCHS program
Sponsors: Oakland IGA, Annie D's, Lo Aztecas, Auction 41, Murray Landscaping,
Becky's Drugstore, Ellaville Piggly Wiggly, Broadmoor Realty, Dent Hardware,
Smith's Furniture & Appliance, Tyler Automotive, Organic Egg Hut, Partners Propane,
BG Tree Service, Watson Funeral Homes, Moon Rogers Motor Company,
Ameris Bank, K's Salon, Global Graphics, Dr. Frank Catrett, Ragan Insurance,
Jay P. Wells, Red Line Automotive, MTM Accounting

Camping World
Page 7

Church News
Ads: Church Director Sponsors (Moon Rogers, Gill Drug, King's Custom Builders);
Church of Christ, Follow The Journal on Twitter

Page 8
Locals graduate from SGTC
LK Moss students enjoy extra help from high schoolers
Duke announces candidacy for 2nd Congressional District
Columbus Tech invites area students to compete in art contest
ADS: To Former Schley Co. High Students, Buck Creek Campground,
K's Salon, Clifford's Wrecker Service, Dish TV

Page 9
Fans of the Week sponsored by Partners Propane
(Lady Eagles Spotlight continued)
Lady Jets go undefeated in SGTC Classic
ChattCo Panthers lose heartbreaker to Bremen
Crossword Puzzle Solution (Puzzle is on Page 13)
ADS: To Former Marion Co. High Students, Buena Vista Insurance Agency,
Marion Co. Hospital Authority, National Guard

Page 10
Legal Notices
Marion County Jail Log
SGTC Aviation students inverview with Standard Aero
ADS: Partners Propane, Website Design, AVON

Page 11
Marion Co. Recreation Department is holding Registration
SOWEGA STEM Charter School is accepting applications
LK Moss 3rd graders invite public to program
Hands-On Science in Webster County
Stewart Co. families may apply for help with heating expenses
Ads: Auction 41, To Former Chattahoochee County High School Students
Payne's Roofing, Electric Wholesale Supply, Chatt. Co. Elections,
Subscriptions to The Journal

Page 12
Flint Energies Foundation awards funds to SGTC for GED Scholarships
Southland Lower School Honor Roll
CSO and Columbus Ballet to present Peter & the Wolf
Upcoming Events at the Marion County Public Library
Attention: Can help find you when needed?
Webster's Mendoza reads original story
Capture (continued)
Ads: Sumter EMC, AIM, Business Cards, DirecTV
Peace Love World - Clothes That Give You Life

Page 13
Clark visits Stewart Co. to talk to students
Richland H&I to celebrate MLK Day
Conservation District to meet soon
Ads: Classified Ads, Buena Vista Realty, Briarwood Village I Apartments
Briarwood Village II Apartments, Hampton Lane Apartments,
Hamilton Village Apartments
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Page 14
Crowder completes Eagle Scout Project at Marion County High
(Project results in nice benches along walking trail)
Pasaquan (continued)
ADS: Invitation to Open House at The Crenshaw School

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