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Thursday, May 28, 2015


Wellsgate resident protects neighborhood from slithering intruders

Harley Garrett has captured over a hundred snakes in Wellsgate in the past 14 years but only 3 were poisonous. He is always willing to come remove one from a neighbor’s yard. (April 24, 2015, Page 1A)

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    County nixes resort status request

    The Board of Supervisors declined to grant a letter of support for Goose Creek Club in Wellsgate a resort status so it can sell alcohol in its future restaurant. (October 22, 2013, Page 1, 14)

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      Patrols added at Wellsgate after 2 wrecks

      Extra patrols have been added to Wellsgate after two car wrecks in two days. (May 10, 2013, Page 2A)

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        Wellsgate roads to become public

        Most of the roads in Wellsgate’s six miles are now to be public roads maintained by the county after Monday’s board meeting. (June 20, 2012, Page 2)

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          Builders fined for not having permits

          Lafayette County Planning Commission fined two builders for pouring their slab before obtaining their building permit. (April 26, 2012, Page 2)

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            Scarecrows take over Wellsgate

            The Wellsgate Owners Association sponsored a scarecrow contest which wielded three winners on Sunday. The Ol’ Man River by 7-year-old Catherine Creekmore won $100 for first place; Shelby Proudfoote (of the shire) by Sam Davis won $50 for second place and Panty Thief by Janie and Joe Byrd won $25 for third place. (November 1, 2010, Page 1A)

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