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Bank tellers plead guilty

The two former tellers of The Peoples Bank who were accused and arrested in 2016 for embezzling money from the bank pled guilty in federal court Tuesday. Vicky Martin and

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Humphrey wins $825 jackpot in Eatonton Messenger Football Contest

One lucky person correctly picked the winner of all 19 football games in last week’s Eatonton Messenger Football Contest to take home the jackpot prize of $825. Phyllis Humphrey, of

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Greensboro Chamber Choir presents “Glory!” Dec. 9

Since the group first formed, the Greensboro Chamber Choir has continued to bring moving sacred music performances to Greene County and beyond. Under the direction of its founder, Alexis Ward,

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Fireman Santa needs toys

Eatonton Fire Department’s Fireman Santa program is already getting ready for the giftgiving season and began accepting both applications and donations for its annual program assisting needy families. Donations of

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Dirty Letters mailed to downtown Eatonton government and businesses

The Eatonton Police Department is investigating who recently sent letters with obscene pictures digitally imprinted on them to a string of Eatonton businesses and government offices. The Eatonton Messenger received

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Putnam County Jail Report

NOV. 20 Crystal Ann Howard, 40, of Eatonton, foreign warrant (Wilkinson County) interstate interference with custody. Jessica Nicole Mobley, 31, of Watkinsville, three counts of theft by shoplifting and two

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Small Business Saturday shoppers take advantage of Downtown Eatonton deals

Business owners in Downtown Eatonton said they had a good turnout for the largest shopping weekend of the year Nov. 23 and 24. Despite the cold weather, mixed with sporadic

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