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“We just have a small space, but it’s a place to start. It is so totally awesome, though! The church is doing that for us as part of their mission work. It’s wonderful that they are supporting us by allowing us to use that space.”
About 76% of Federated Rural Electric members participate in Operation Round Up. They allow their electric bills to be rounded up to the nearest dollar.
“We just gotta do what’s best for the kids and keep moving.”
The red, white and blue were on full display during the afternoon parade.
Twenty members of local league competed.
“She always had a smile for people, whoever and wherever she ran into them.”

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Numerous teams, individuals do well in state contests.
After a 1933 bank robbery in Okabena, two theories emerged about the culprits. Initially thought to be the work of famed outlaws Bonnie and Clyde, three locals were arrested and convicted of the crime -- but one researcher is certain they didn't do it.

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