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Retiring Columbia County Recreation Department Manager Charles Beale (right) shakes hands with Harlem Mayor Bobby Culpepper at a reception in Beale's honor.

Retiring Columbia County Recreation Department Manager Charles Beale (right) shakes hands with Harlem Mayor Bobby Culpepper at a reception in Beale's honor.   Jim Blaylock/Staff
Jim Blaylock/Staff
Retiring Columbia County Recreation Department Manager Charles Beale (right) shakes hands with Harlem Mayor Bobby Culpepper at a reception in Beale's honor.


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