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Woman reported missing found jailed in Mississippi
Audrianna Zeigler, of the 1300 block of Sixth Avenue Southwest, was reported missing after her family had heard nothing from her since June 2, according to Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office reports.
Small earthquake shakes parts of middle Georgia Saturday morning
ATLANTA - The US Geological Survey reported a magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 9:55 a.m. Saturday, located about 7.5 miles west of Gray, Ga., or about 80 miles southeast of Atlanta.
Savannah Police detectives investigate shooting scene
Savannah Police are investigating a shooting on Audubon Drive.At least one person was shot. Police say the victim's injuries aren't fatal.News 3 has a crew on the scene, we'll keep you updated.
Emerson at I-95 closed after deadly crash
A deadly early morning crash has shut down Emerson at Interstate 95.The northbound exit ramp to Emerson is closed while the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office investigates the crash. We know at least one person is dead, according to JSO but their name has not been released yet. It is also unclear how man
Tallahassee man leaves girlfriend with collapsed lung after argument
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)- A Tallahassee man faces domestic battery charges after hitting his girlfriend, causing her lung to collapse, over a dispute on who was going to feed their child.Blair Brown, 26, was arrested by the Leon County Sheriff's Office on Friday.On June 18, deputies responded to Che
Sheriff asks for overtime increase
In this file photo from 2013, Cpl. Greg Collins, right, Sgt. Rey Rodreguez, and Cpl. Jody Deal of the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office help direct traffic at the Kiwanis Ogeechee Fairgrounds on Fair Road. Bulloch County Sheriff Noel Brown is seeking more overtime funds for his office.- photo by SCOTT
Single engine plane crashes in front yard of Jacksonville home
The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department has reported a single engine plan has crashed in the front yard of a home on the Northwest side of Jacksonville.According to JFRD, the crash occurred in the 2300 block of Sharon Lake Drive.Action News Jax reporterCourtney Coleis headed to scene and working
Lunsford snags a wide receiver from Douglas
The first wide receiver in the class of 2019 committed to Georgia Southern Friday morning over several big name schools. Milton Jackson from Coffee County High School in Douglas, Georgia had offers from Georgia Tech, Mississippi State and Purdue, among others, but chose to stay closer to home.The th
Police shooting: ‘Officers aren’t giving us much information’
Officer Zechariah Presley shot and killed Anthony Green, 33, after a traffic stop Wednesday night, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said.
Help Wanted Ad Goes Unanswered
The county has been advertising to find two people to work with the county road department but there have been few, if any, takers.
HGTV’s Scott scheduled to be here Saturday for ‘town hall’ conversation
Scott and his production company are to be at Blackshear City Hall for a “town hall” meeting with area residents to discuss energy, energy technology, the generation and cost of energy, and how it affects personal livelihoods here in the Waycross/Blackshear area, particularly farmers, according to p
Truck hits, kills 2 children at mudding event in Georgia
The Georgia State Patrol says a driver lost control of his truck at a mudding event and fatally struck a 15-year-old and a 10-year-old.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the children were killed in the incident Saturday at the South Creek Mud Boggin' in Milledgeville and pronounced dead at the
Officials break ground on Jimmy John’s location
The Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a groundbreaking ceremony on June 8 at 110 West General Screven Way in Hinesville for Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches.Store owner Branko Stropnik told the crowd, which included several county and chamber officials, he was excited about the new location.“Ji
Special Report: Trump's catch-and-detain policy snares illegal...
OCILLA, Georgia (Reuters) - Morena Vasquez didn’t want to drive that February night last year, but a co-worker at her job cleaning offices near Atlanta needed some keys dropped off.
Rock, chalk ... K’port
Nationally renowned chalk artist, Lee Mobley, who works as principal of Satilla Elementary School in Douglas, Georgia, but travels the country during summers and school vacations plying his skills, works on a piece outside the Kennebunkport Village Fire Station on North Street, during the town’s sec
Friendly Express Taps PDI for ERP Software
WAYCROSS, Ga. --Friendly Express Inc. and Lewis & Raulerson Inc., sister companies based in Waycross, Ga., have selected PDI as their enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider.The companies, which have retail, wholesale and fleet divisions, will use several parts of PDI’s expanded solutio
House Rejects Immigration Bill With Agricultural Worker Overhaul Included
An immigration bill that would overhaul the agricultural guest-worker program failed to pass on Thursday in the House of Representatives. In this file photo, H-2A workers sort onions at a facility near Vidalia, Georgia. (DTN file photo by Chris Clayton)
Trump's catch-and-detain policy snares many who call the U.S. home
OCILLA, Georgia – Morena Vasquez didn’t want to drive that February night last year, but a co-worker at her job cleaning offices near Atlanta needed some keys dropped off.
Alma Police investigate shots fired into home
Sunday morning, June 17, Alma Police responded to a shooting in the 200 block of East 10th Street.
New tram lines expand all across Bulloch County
Note: The following is the continuation of a series of columns looking at the importance of railroads in and around Bulloch County.The second BC tram railroad was started by W.C. Perkins around 1890. Headquartered at his Hagan mill, the line at first was run to Glennville, and then extended to Regis