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Pamalie Davis
The former managing editor of the Crane Chronicle has pleaded guilty to stealing from the newspaper and has been placed on five years probation.

Pamalie Davis , 49, who was charged with three counts of felony stealing in 2010, must also pay $24,000 in restitution to her former employer. 

Janet Gilbert

 Another former employee of the paper, Janet Gilbert, 47, of Crane, was also charged with felony stealing in 2010, and is due back in court on June 13th to either resolve the case or have it set for a bench trial.

Gilbert's case was transferred to Lawrence County on a change of venue.