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Corinna Jacobs, right, accepts a plaque from Baker County Sheriff Travis Ash. Jacobs recently retired after 24 years as a dispatcher with the Baker County Consolidated Dispatch Center.

Corinna Jacobs heard thousands of voices during nearly a quarter century as a 911 dispatcher in Baker County, but only once did she listen to a newborn baby exercise his prodigious vocal cords for the first time.

The call had come in about 10 minutes earlier.

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