Thursday July 18, 2019

Tourists Help DNR Officials Rescue Pilot Whales ST. SIMONS (AP) — A summer afternoon at the beach Tuesday quickly became a scramble to save a pod of disoriented pilot whales, as vacationers on a popular island joined lifeguards and state wildlife crews in the water to...

Boat Motor Buy Ends In Burglary Arrest

By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer An honest man with a conscience made the right decision about returning property taken from a residence in the 2700 block of Gilmore Street Wednesday after reading about the theft in the Waycross Journal-Herald, said Ware County Sheriff...

July 18, 2019

Charles Wendell Day
Richard L. Grayson Sr.
Hagar ‘Thelma’ Smith
Annette McGauley
Eddie L. Hedgepath

Wednesday July 17, 2019

Thomas To Head Engineering By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer Gene Thomas was named Tuesday as director of engineering for the City of Waycross, but his hiring didn’t come without strong objection from Commissioner Marian Solomon-Gaines and the need for a tie-breaking vote...

ATV Stolen From A Residential Yard

Someone stole an all-terrain four-wheeled vehicle Monday from a home-owner’s back yard, authorities said. The felony theft by taking of a 2002 Honda Rancher 450 from a residence in the 4400 block of Forks Road at about noon monday is being investigated by the Ware...