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Scrooge kicks off Christmas in Baxley

The Christmas season has officially arrived in Baxley and the cast of Scrooge’s Christmas was dressed in their best costumes, ready to welcome it with a mighty “God Bless Us Everyone!” After months of practicing, three powerful performances were given at the First United Church’s Family Life Center

BAXLEY NEWS-BANNER - 2018-12-05 07:00:00

Toombs County officials stay sharp in dealing with nuclear plant

TOOMBS COUNTY, Ga. -- The Toombs County Emergency Management Agency not only has to prepare for tornadoes and hurricanes, but nuclear disasters as well. Plant Hatch. in Toombs Co. is one of two nuclear power plants Georgia. It features water vapor, non-radioactive. The equipment costs hundreds of th

WGXA.TV - 2018-12-18 16:15:30

SPORTS BRIEFS: Wheeler County girls, Tattnall County boys win basketball games

SCPS (43) Paige Dennis 16, Mallory Robinett 10, Brown 8, Woodbury 4, Jones 4, Sheley 1. Keonya Mincey 22, Sameria Bryant 14, Bryant 3, Wright 4, Cummings 2. Records—SC 6-4, 4-1 Region 3-A; WC 7-2, 6-0 in region.

SAVANNAH MORNING NEWS - 2018-12-17 04:56:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: 18 wheeler overturned traveling north of I-75

MONROE COUNTY, Ga. -- The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office delays are to be expected this morning traveling through Monroe County. At about 5:00 a.m., an 18 Wheeler traveling north on I-75 near MM 179 overturned.

WGXA.TV - 2018-12-14 06:57:36

Bass' clutch field goal wins Camellia Bowl for Georgia Southern

MONTGOMERY, (AL) - The moment Tyler Bass' game-winning field goal went through the upright, chaos ensued on the Georgia Southern sideline. "I knew {Tyler} was going to make it. He can make it from sixty yards," Eagles cornerback Monquavion Brinson said following Georgia Southern's 23-21 Camellia Bow

WSAV-TV - 2018-12-16 04:42:00

He Came For One Year, Stayed Here 53

When Dr. Sidney Johnson hangs up his stethoscope, takes down his shingle, and closes his office on December 18, he’ll end his medical practice that began in Hazlehurst more than five decades ago.

JDLEDGER.COM - 2018-12-12 07:00:00

Walking towards the Winter Wonderland

This year the weather obliged to make sure both the Christmas Parade and Winter Wonderland felt authentically “cold.” Despite an ominous sky, both events were well-attended and enjoyed by many.

BAXLEY NEWS-BANNER - 2018-12-12 07:00:00

Wayne County woman indicted in school cruise scam case

JESUP, Ga. (WSAV) - A Wayne County woman accused of scamming high school students out of their senior trip was indicted last week on 32 counts. The Press-Sentinel reports Jackie Bozeman-Dean was charged with 31 counts of theft by conversion as well as a violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corr

WSAV-TV - 2018-12-10 23:59:00

Feds still await Georgia request to change name of Runaway Negro Creek

Georgia lawmakers took steps this spring to rid a small body of water in the Savannah area of a name some find offensive. Nearly eight months later, state officials have yet to petition the federal government to change the name of Runaway Negro Creek on Skidaway Island to Freedom Creek.


School To Join USA High School Clay Target League

Members of the Jeff Davis County Board of Education want to arm students ….. in a safe, responsible manner through participation in the USA High School Clay Target League. At Monday night’s board meeting, the proposal of establishing a clay target team at Jeff Davis High School was suggested by Boar

JDLEDGER.COM - 2018-12-12 07:00:00

Deputies searching for south Georgia teen who may be heading to Jacksonville

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office (WCSO) in Georgia is searching for a missing teen who may be headed to the Jacksonville area. Deputies say that Tamoria Pittman, 16, was last seen in the Sierra Road area in Jesup, Georgia. They say she is possibly driving a cream colored 2006 Suzuki XL7 with a lice

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-12-18 20:49:00

Illegal Aliens Charged for Allegedly Murdering Georgia Whistleblower

Three illegal aliens have been charged for plotting the murder of a whistleblower who was found shot to death on Aug. 19, 2017. Eliud Montoya, a naturalized U.S. citizen, had alerted authorities stating that Pablo Rangel-Rubio, 49, was running a scheme to employ illegal aliens at a tree service in t

THE EPOCH TIMES - 2018-12-18 14:38:36

Jackets Win Two, Drop One

Jeff Davis High’s boys won a pair of Region 2-AA games last week, rolling over Toombs County 85-59 Tuesday in Lyons and getting a big win over ranked Metter Friday in Hazlehurst 78-70. Saturday, the Jackets traveled to the Atlanta Area and played well against a strong team from South Paulding in a b

JDLEDGER.COM - 2018-12-12 07:00:00

These Are The 10 Poorest Cities In Georgia For 2019

We used science and data to determine which places in Georgia are basically dead broke. Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fourth time ranking the poorest places in Georgia.

ROADSNACKS.NET - 2018-12-17 23:47:36

Elderly man who disappeared from Ocala is found in Georgia

OCALA, Fla. -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office says deputies are searching for an elderly man considered to be missing and endangered. Desmond Gray, 84, was last seen around 9:20 a.m. Sunday at his home on SE Maricamp Road near the intersection with Water Place in Ocala.

10NEWS - 2018-12-17 01:14:00

Republican Kemp's desperate bid to win the Georgia governor's seat covered up his own incompetence

Remember how, just 72 hours before the November 6 election, Georgia Secretary of State and Republican gubernatorial nominee Brian Kemp responded to the news that in his current job, he allowed the state's voter registration system be vulnerable to hackers? How he used it attack Democrats and say the

DAILY KOS - 2018-12-17 21:25:00

Georgia has not followed good election security practices, cyber expert says

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s Nov. 3 accusation that Democrats attempted to hack the state’s voter registration database three days before a gubernatorial election he would go on to win was blasted at the time by cybersecurity experts, who said Kemp offered little evidence to support his c

STATESCOOP.COM - 2018-12-17 22:45:00

Georgia football: Ranking the Bulldogs' 2019 recruiting class by position group

Georgia’s 2019 recruiting class is ranked No. 2 in the 247Sports team composite rankings just two days out from the Early Signing Period that runs Wednesday through Friday. The Bulldogs trail only Alabama in the national rankings, and have a 19-member class with 4 5-star recruits and 13 4-star recru

SATURDAYDOWNSOUTH.COM - 2018-12-17 14:00:51

Man convicted of traveling from California to Georgia to have sex with boy

A jury convicted a California man who traveled to Georgia to have sex with a nine-year-old boy. Craig Alan Castaneda has been found guilty on Thursday by a jury of traveling from San Diego to Atlanta to have sex with a nine-year-old girl and of enticing a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity.

ALLONGEORGIA.COM - 2018-12-17 06:00:44

Kids In Georgia Want This Toy For Christmas

ATLANTA, GA — Just how does Santa know exactly which toys kids in Georgia want to find under the Christmas tree? Perhaps he powers up the computer at the North Pole and consults Google. That could explain how he knows American kids are just wild about Power Wheels, the riding toy from Fisher-Price t

PATCH - 2018-12-17 15:00:00