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Sexual battery charges dismissed against ECCC student

By BRENT MAZE,

An ECCC student has been cleared of sexual battery charges that resulted from a Halloween night incident on campus.

Ladetres Kirkland, 19, of Philadelphia, was arrested Nov. 6 by ECCC Police and originally charged with rape, which was reclassified as sexual battery. The case was dismissed Thursday during a preliminary hearing.





Absentee ballots

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

Note: Absentee ballot totals are included in the precinct races in the final totals published by the Newton County Circuit Clerk's Office. This report was created by the Appeal to show how many absentee votes a candidate received.











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