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Georgia dad dies saving daughter, 4, from oncoming car, family says

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MYDAYTONDAILYNEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 02:32:00

Officals: Injuries reported after explosion in Homerville

HOMERVILLE, GA (WALB) -Three people have been airlifted after an explosion in downtown Homerville, according to the Georgia Safety Fire Commissioner's office.BREAKING: 3 people airlifted after explosion in downtown#Homervilleat Coffee Corner on Dame Ave, according to GA Safety Fire Commissioner's of

WTXL.COM - 2018-08-17 18:40:00

Explosion reported at coffee shop in Homerville

By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsAugust 17, 2018HOMERVILLE, Ga. (WCTV) -- First responders are currently on the scene after a reported explosion in Clinch County.We're told that the incident happened at the Coffee Corner in downtown Homerville.Valdosta Todayis reporting three people injured.We have reached o

WCTV - 2018-08-17 14:20:00

Homerville closes for 'downtown issues'

HOMERVILLE, GA (WALB) -The City of Homerville posts on its Facebook page that people should stay out of the downtown vicinity, because of unnamed 'issues.'It says 'The City of Homerville has closed down due to ongoing issues within the downtown area. Please stay safe and avoid the downtown area unti

WTXL.COM - 2018-08-17 18:28:00

Three injured in explosion at Coffee Corner in Homerville

HOMERVILLE, Ga. (WFXL) -- Three Coffee Corner employees have been taken via helicopter to nearby hospitals after an explosion Friday afternoon in Homerville.Officials with the Insurance and Safety Fire Commission say that an arson investigator was requested by Clinch County officials.Investigators s

WGXA.TV - 2018-08-17 15:46:09

Police investigate death of local man

According to Police Chief James Godfrey, on August 6 at approximately 11:05 a.m., Baxley Police Officers responded to Vidal’s Mobile Home Park, Lot 14, in reference to a person not breathing and not responding. On arrival officers met with some friends who had come by to check on the resident and up


Explosion destroys coffee shop_ injures 3 in rural Georgia

HOMERVILLE, Ga. (AP) — An explosion and fire destroyed a coffee shop Friday in this rural southGeorgiacity, injuring three workers and prompting a warning from city officials for residents to avoid the downtown area.

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

Documents: Suspects in missing teacher's death admit slaying

FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2006, file photo, teacher Tara Grinstead is displayed on a billboard in Ocilla, Ga. New court documents suggest that within weeks of a south Georgia teacher’s disappearance, two of her ex-students told friends at a party they had killed her and burned her body. The Atlanta Jou

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-08-18 01:35:00

Main Street Program ok’s big plans, but some wonder about the money

Blackshear’s Better Hometown/Main Street Program board has unanimously approved a $25,000 budget for the Christmas in the Park gala, but not without lengthy discussion and some disagreement.The program is set to lose approximately $9,000 on the event unless more corporate sponsorships come in, says


Boyette, Royal given probation for theft by taking

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Bond revoked, new attorney coming in drug shed case

As a multi-defendant federal drug trafficking case motors along regarding a Glynn County shed used as a stash house, two matters of consequence popped up this week.In one, U.S. Magistrate Judge Stan Baker allowed Jesup attorney Juanita Holsey to withdraw as Anthony Bernard Lewis’ legal counsel. She


UPDATE: Woman arrested after deadly triple shooting in Glennville

Their son, 18-year-old Malik Murphy, was found shot to death inside.


The Long History Of Water Woes – By Tommy Purser

That quote from Edmund Burke has been on my mind a lot over the last decade or so. Because, after 45 years of chronicling the happenings in Jeff Davis County, I see the mistakes of history repeated over and over.


Lawsuit raises fresh questions over safety of prison workers

In a series of stories last year, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution detailed how security lapses at Augusta State Medical Prison, the state's chief correctional medical facility, led several nurses to quit citing safety fears.


Georgia father rescues daughter from oncoming car, dies

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Chief of Alma Police Department resigns

“After two decades of policing, I have decided to travel down a different vocational path,” he said in a statement. “My decision was not easy, but has followed an opportunity to work with a company in the private sector.”


UPDATE: Woman arrested in deadly triple shooting in Glennville

Their son, 18-year-old Malik Murphy, was found shot to death inside.


Sound off for Aug. 11

“My son told me that a Liberty County High School Football player passed out at football practice. And most of the players and some of the coaches left him there on the ground.Liberty County High School coaches should be ashamed of themselves. Only a handful of football players stood on the field un


Violent attack on Ga. prison nurse points to major security breach

REIDSVILLE, Ga. — As Alicia Butler remembers it, the day was going along pretty much like all the others when the ambush occurred.


Peanut festival held later this year

The Brooklet Community Development Association hopes to cool things down a little by hosting the 29th Annual Brooklet Peanut Festival a month later this year. The festival takes place Sept. 15, a Saturday.In the past, the family-oriented event celebrating the town’s rich agricultural history has bee