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Massive search for Tara, nothing found

December 11, 2005

Irwin County- It's been 50 days since Tara Grinstead disappeared, and another massive weekend search revealed nothing new. About 60 volunteers searched various sites in Irwin County and a tip led them to one area in North Ben Hill County, but nothing was found. The Sheriff's office says they have eliminated many areas of the county, but the family plans to continue the effort.

"I'm just going to keep going and struggling to find Tara, but the community I think kind of gets down hearted especially with the holiday's coming up," said Anita Gattis, Grinstead's sister.

The family and their private investigator have questioned neighbors that say police have never talked with them. The private investigator has also checked leads in north Georgia and family members say they have recieved information from classmates of Tara's at ABAC.

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