Saturday August 24 2019

Give Blood! The American Red Cross and the Waycross Exchange Club are con- ducting an important blood drive Monday at the Waycross fairgrounds on Knight Avenue, 9:30 a.m.-7:30. The summertime “blahs” have had a detrimental effect on the blood-raising effort, says the...

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. Join us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Above are the Newspaper...

Thursday August 22, 2019

Atlanta-Area Students Fear For Safety After Shooting ATLANTA (AP) — The first day of fall semester brought fear to Clark Atlanta University, where students worried about their safety the day after gunshots were fired into a crowd of 200 people outside the school’s...

Wednesday August 21, 2019

Commission OKs Cox As Police Chief By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer Tommy Cox realized a lifelong dream Tuesday evening. The Waycross native became the city’s Police Chief by a unanimous vote of the Waycross City Commission at its bi-monthly meeting in City Hall. Cox, who...

Tuesday August 20, 2019

Thomas Resigns City Post By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer The administrative revolving door at Waycross City Hall is spinning again. Less than one month after being hired as Director of Engineering for the City of Waycross, Gene Thomas has resigned. Join us on Facebook...

Monday August 19, 2019

Judge Slams State Chiefs On Handling Of Elections ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia election officials have for years ignored, downplayed and failed to address serious problems with the state’s election management system and voting machines, a federal judge said in a scathing...