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By RICK NOLTE
Monday looked like a hurricane was on its way toward south Georgia, or if you’re at least 50-something, you were transported back to the 1970s.
A recent storm that dumped as much as nine inches of rain in locations throughout Coffee County has resulted in flooding of the Satilla River reaching monumental proportions in Brantley County.
COMMERCE — Brantley County freshman sensation Jada Patterson captured the 200-meter dash and finished in the top four of three other events here Saturday at East Jackson High School in the Class 3A 26-team Sectional to qualify for the state finals.
Patterson posted a time of 25.44 seconds in the 200m winning by .02 hundredths of a second over Appling County’s Cadence Cray. Patterson placed second in the 100m dash behind Savannah Arts’ Monica Manker with a time of 12.38 seconds.
BRANTLEY BEACON FOOTBALL EDITION
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