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The Advance IS NOW ONLINE! Get all the local news you need on your computer, smart phone or tablet. $$ 9 955 5 mo. With Honor and Respect for Those Who Served With Honor and Respect for Those Who Served News BYTES ews YTES Vol.122No.22 YourNewspaper-Toombs,Montgomery& WheelerCounty,Georgia May27,2020 Pleasesee Crosses page 2A KEEPINGPATRIOTISMATTHEFOREFRONT—MembersoftheLyonsLionsClub,thecivicorganizationresponsibleforthememorial ClubPresident,James andDarrellNobles. PhotobyWilliamLedford Inproportionas yougivethestate powertodothings resp morial crossesandflags,poseinfrontofthestreet-longdisplayonVictoryDrive.LtoR:JasonHall, Clu Thompson,Jimmy“Spook”Alexander,WayneWheeler,LucretiaNobles,AlysaMarsciano,JillO’Neal a foryou,yougiveit powertodothings toyou. Free -AlbertJayNock ByDeborahClark RegionalEditor [email protected] Testingin Glenwood free COVID-19 In1971,Congressdes-ignated thelastMondayin MayasMemorialDay,ana-tional TheSouthCentral HealthDistrictissponsoring drive-up holidaytocommem-orate testinginGlenwoodon Monday,June1,from11 COVID-19 themenandwomen a.m.until3p.m.Noreferral isneededforthetest.The testsiteislocatedatthe Veterans Day is ob-served OldMiddleSchool,503S.W. 11eachyearandisaday ThirdAvenue,Glenwood. Formoreinformation,call 478-275-6570. setasidetohonorallmen andwomenwhoservedin “CountMeIn!” peacetime. themilitaryduringwaror In2017,theLionsLy-ons who died while serving CensusEvents Clubcreatedaproject tohonorthesacrificesof theircountryinthemilitary deceasedToombsCounty veteranswhoservedour service.Anationalmoment ofremembrancetakesplace TheMontgomery country in the Armed at3:00p.m.localtimeon MemorialDay. ByDeborahClark CountyCommission, MontgomeryCounty Forces.TheLyonsLions Clubandits60members annuallyonNovem-ber Library,Tri-CountyFamily Connectionandthe withhelpfromstudents MontgomeryCounty atToombsCountyHigh Schoolsarepartneringto sponsorCensus2020events Pleasesee andtheLeoClubofRob-ert ToombsAcademyand theCityofLyonsconstruct- Crosses page 2A KEEPINGPATRIOTISMATTHEFOREFRONT—MembersoftheLyonsLionsClub,thecivicorganizationresponsiblefortheme-morial crossesandflags,poseinfrontofthestreet-longdisplayonVictoryDrive.LtoR:JasonHall,ClubPresident,James Thompson,Jimmy“Spook”Alexander,WayneWheeler,LucretiaNobles,AlysaMarsciano,JillO’NealandDarrellNobles. PhotobyWilliamLedford RegionalEditor [email protected] inMontgomeryCounty.For INTHISISSUE details,See page3A. ByDeborahClark RegionalEditor Afteralmostaquartercentury atherpostastheToombsCoun-ty Editorials...........................Page 4A SeePage 10A sheriff’ssecretary,itishardfor JohnnieJeanBranchtoretire,but asshesaid,“Whenyougettobe Pg shared. 77yearsold,itistimetogohome androckonthefrontporch.” Johnniewas52yearsofage when Toombs County Sheriff CharlesDursthiredhertowork asareceptionistatthecountyjail. Shesoonascendedtotheposition [email protected] ofsecretary,ajobpreviouslyheld byBillieJones.Mrs.Joneshad beensecretarytherefor40years andshe brieflyreturnedfromre-tirement tomentorMrs.Branch.“I alwayscalledher‘myteach,’”John-nie brieflfl ByDeborahClark RegionalEditor [email protected] AWheelerCountymanwasshotand killedandtwoothersinjuredinashootingthat GeorgiaBureauofInvestigationreportedin apressrelease.TheGBIwascalledinshortly occurredearlySunday,May24,inAlamo. RonestraKotoyaWilliams,42,ofAlamo, diedinanincidentat#4BluebirdLane,the Subscribe Now! www.theadvancenews.com
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The Advance IS NOW ONLINE! Get all the local news you need on your computer, smart phone or tablet. $$ 9 955 5 mo. With Honor and Respect for Those Who Served With Honor and Respect for Those Who Served News BYTES ews YTES Vol.122No.22 YourNewspaper-Toombs,Montgomery& WheelerCounty,Georgia May27,2020 Pleasesee Crosses page 2A KEEPINGPATRIOTISMATTHEFOREFRONT—MembersoftheLyonsLionsClub,thecivicorganizationresponsibleforthememorial ClubPresident,James andDarrellNobles. PhotobyWilliamLedford Inproportionas yougivethestate powertodothings resp morial crossesandflags,poseinfrontofthestreet-longdisplayonVictoryDrive.LtoR:JasonHall, Clu Thompson,Jimmy“Spook”Alexander,WayneWheeler,LucretiaNobles,AlysaMarsciano,JillO’Neal a foryou,yougiveit powertodothings toyou. Free -AlbertJayNock ByDeborahClark RegionalEditor [email protected] Testingin Glenwood free COVID-19 In1971,Congressdes-ignated thelastMondayin MayasMemorialDay,ana-tional TheSouthCentral HealthDistrictissponsoring drive-up holidaytocommem-orate testinginGlenwoodon Monday,June1,from11 COVID-19 themenandwomen a.m.until3p.m.Noreferral isneededforthetest.The testsiteislocatedatthe Veterans Day is ob-served OldMiddleSchool,503S.W. 11eachyearandisaday ThirdAvenue,Glenwood. Formoreinformation,call 478-275-6570. setasidetohonorallmen andwomenwhoservedin “CountMeIn!” peacetime. themilitaryduringwaror In2017,theLionsLy-ons who died while serving CensusEvents Clubcreatedaproject tohonorthesacrificesof theircountryinthemilitary deceasedToombsCounty veteranswhoservedour service.Anationalmoment ofremembrancetakesplace TheMontgomery country in the Armed at3:00p.m.localtimeon MemorialDay. ByDeborahClark CountyCommission, MontgomeryCounty Forces.TheLyonsLions Clubandits60members annuallyonNovem-ber Library,Tri-CountyFamily Connectionandthe withhelpfromstudents MontgomeryCounty atToombsCountyHigh Schoolsarepartneringto sponsorCensus2020events Pleasesee andtheLeoClubofRob-ert ToombsAcademyand theCityofLyonsconstruct- Crosses page 2A KEEPINGPATRIOTISMATTHEFOREFRONT—MembersoftheLyonsLionsClub,thecivicorganizationresponsiblefortheme-morial crossesandflags,poseinfrontofthestreet-longdisplayonVictoryDrive.LtoR:JasonHall,ClubPresident,James Thompson,Jimmy“Spook”Alexander,WayneWheeler,LucretiaNobles,AlysaMarsciano,JillO’NealandDarrellNobles. PhotobyWilliamLedford RegionalEditor [email protected] inMontgomeryCounty.For INTHISISSUE details,See page3A. ByDeborahClark RegionalEditor Afteralmostaquartercentury atherpostastheToombsCoun-ty Editorials...........................Page 4A SeePage 10A sheriff’ssecretary,itishardfor JohnnieJeanBranchtoretire,but asshesaid,“Whenyougettobe Pg shared. 77yearsold,itistimetogohome androckonthefrontporch.” Johnniewas52yearsofage when Toombs County Sheriff CharlesDursthiredhertowork asareceptionistatthecountyjail. Shesoonascendedtotheposition [email protected] ofsecretary,ajobpreviouslyheld byBillieJones.Mrs.Joneshad beensecretarytherefor40years andshe brieflyreturnedfromre-tirement tomentorMrs.Branch.“I alwayscalledher‘myteach,’”John-nie brieflfl ByDeborahClark RegionalEditor [email protected] AWheelerCountymanwasshotand killedandtwoothersinjuredinashootingthat GeorgiaBureauofInvestigationreportedin apressrelease.TheGBIwascalledinshortly occurredearlySunday,May24,inAlamo. RonestraKotoyaWilliams,42,ofAlamo, diedinanincidentat#4BluebirdLane,the Subscribe Now! www.theadvancenews.com
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