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Man Grossly Defiant At End Of Murder Trial In Douglas

DOUGLAS — Defiant to the end, Freddie Lampkin Jr. hurled a foul expletive in the courtroom here Thursday after being found guilty by a Coffee County jury and sentenced for the May 7, 2018 murder of Chris Tyson. Testimony indicated Lampkin shot Tyson 11 times, nine of...

Waycross Man Convicted Of Intent To Distribute Marijuana

Ware County courts were in session in recent days with many cases being adjudicated. A jury convicted Levale Terrell Howard, 41, of Waycross, of possession with intent to distribute marijuana and felony possession of marijuana. The state asked for the maximum sentence...

Tire-Inflating Accident Hurts Blackshear Man

BLACKSHEAR — A Blackshear man was seriously injured Wednesday in a freak, work-related accident as an over-sized tire blew up while he was putting air in it, said Pierce County Sheriff Ramsey Bennett. Thomas Westberry was taken by helicopter to UF Health Jacksonville,...

OUR LOCAL WEATHER OUTLOOK

Waycross Ware Co. GA
93°
thunderstorm
humidity: 38%
wind: 3mph ENE
H 84 • L 83
87°
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Friday August 23, 2019

High School Football Is Back! Ware, PCHS Kick Off Tonight Staff Report The 2019 edition of high school football begins in Waycross, Bearville and hundreds of other cities and towns around Georgia tonight.Above are the Newspaper Headlines for the chosen date For the...