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Retiring local banker says 'thanks' to many longtime customers

The oft-quoted "bankers hours" have never been true for many community bankers, some of whom are accustomed to arriving early, or staying late, in order to meet their hard-working customers. Raymond Todd may have enjoyed his first crack at leisurely hours on a recent Friday, however, as the popular

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-03-21 01:19:00

YoungBoy Never Broke Again Indicted On Assault & Kidnapping Charges

Waycross, GA - YoungBoy Never Broke Again is out on bail, but the criminal case against him is proceeding. A grand jury has indicted the Baton Rouge native on charges of aggravated assault and kidnapping in Waycross, Georgia, according to TMZ. The news comes just a day after YoungBoy, whose real nam

HIPHOPDX.COM - 2018-03-19 22:05:00

Best Restaurant Guide in Hoboken, GA

Look no further than Hoboken, GA to find some of the world's best restaurants. Whether you're looking for a romantic place for two, or a larger family-friendly establishment, Hoboken, GA offers a variety of restaurants to fit your needs. Sometimes hunger strikes unexpectedly and finding a good resta

CHAPMANHERALD.COM - 2018-03-20 18:47:00

New event, color run set for May 4-5

The first ever "Beats and Eats" celebration will take place Friday, May 4, at Blackshear City Park. The event, successor to the annual "Summer in the City" festival, will be part of smaller, but just as exciting weekend of activities, according to Better Hometown Manager Bethany Strickland. "We wa

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-03-21 01:18:00

This PCHS teen hits the books, the other team, & all the right notes as well.

Blackshear's Cole Tomlinson isn't your typical South Georgia high school sophomore. Most 16 year-olds have their plates full juggling schoolwork, sports and enough time to hang out with friends. Tomlinson does all that and a whole lot more. He stays on the honor roll, plays lineman on the football t

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-03-21 01:23:00

Sparkles & Spurs: Chamber wants you in jewelry & jeans for gala '18

Put on your boots and rhinestones and get ready for this year's annual chamber of commerce "Sparkles and Spurs" gala. The 63rd annual event will take place from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12, at the Okefenokee Country Club, 1204 South River Oaks Drive, Blackshear. Chamber award recipients will

BLACKSHEAR TIMES - 2018-03-21 01:10:00

Scientists identify mysterious dead Coastal Georgia 'sea monster'

Jeff Warren didn't know what he'd found when he and his son came upon a washed up carcass on the beach at Wolf Island National Wildlife Refuge near Darien on Saturday. What he at first thought was a dead seal on closer inspection looked more like a baby sea monster or a throw back to the Jurassic.

SAVANNAH MORNING NEWS - 2018-03-19 22:08:01

Cops: Thieves saw through Dollar Tree safe for $360

Brunswick police said thieves put Homeric efforts into a heist overnight Sunday at the local Dollar Tree, prying open the back door, scaling the interior office wall and sawing open the store's steel safe - all for $360. That is the estimated take the crooks escaped with from the break-in, which a m

BRUNSWICK NEWS - 2018-03-21 04:00:00

Police: Brantley man found murdered in northern Glynn County

Police say a 22-year-old Brantley County man found shot to death Saturday morning inside a vehicle in remote northern Glynn County was murdered, according to Glynn County Police Chief of Staff Brian Scott. Hunters called police at around 7:15 a.m. after discovering the body inside a green Dodge Stra


Shooting leads to release revocation

VALDOSTA - A Lanier County man will spend four years in prison after his supervised release was revoked in Valdosta federal court. Senior U.S. District Judge Hugh Lawson ordered Frederick Tyrone Calhoun, 35, of Lakeland to serve 48 months after revoking his supervised release for a firearms offense,


Kingsland man requesting meeting with School Superintendent tased by police

A man was tased by police early Friday morning when police report he became agitated and refused to leave the lobby while requesting a meeting with a School Superintendent. According to the Kingsland Police Department, Jeffrey Travers was in the lobby of the Camden County Board of Education request


24 indicted in local drug-trafficking conspiracy

At least two dozen people allegedly participated in a major Glynn County-based drug-trafficking operation for a lengthy amount of time, law enforcement officials said Wednesday. But after a local and federal operation of around a year and a half, 23 people are now in jail, and of those, 16 face fede


Cops: Man suffers gunshot wound in Arco robbery

A Brunswick man was shot and wounded Thursday night on Norwich Street in the Arco community, apparently while attempting to fend off an armed robbery, according to a Glynn County Police report. Alex Dion Manor was flown by helicopter from Brunswick's hospital to UF Health Shands in Jacksonville, whe


Kingsland Police use Taser on former teacher after dispute

A former teacher was arrested after he unexpectedly showed up at the Camden County Board of Education, authorities confirmed Friday. A source tells Action News Jax he was a former substitute teacher. Jeff Travers was taken to jail after the Friday morning incident, Kingsland Police said. A report sa


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Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to continue reading. At least two dozen people allegedly participated in a major Glynn County-based drug-trafficking operation for a lengthy amount of time, law enforcement officials said Wednesday. But after a local and federal


23 arrested in South Georgia drug bust

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies in South Georgia announced Wednesday the arrest of 23 people in a multicounty narcotics ring. Officials said some of those drug dealers were armed. The Glynn and McIntosh County sheriff's offices, the U.S. Marshals Service, the Dep