Wednesday November 20, 2019

On a missionary mission Ware native, husband training Nicaraguans for service By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer Don and Barbara Johnson, founders of “Youth With a Mission” are back home telling churches and other organizations about their mission and helping to raise funds...

Wednesday November 13, 2019

Small turnout nixes SPLOST Tough budget decisions ahead for city, county governments By MYRA THRIFT Staff Writer Waycross and Ware County’s hopes for the passage of the continuation of the 2014 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax have been halted by a small group...

Wednesday November 6, 2019

Teen’s threat locks down WCHS Teacher in Patterson Coastal Pines GED classroom overheard student Staff Report Ware County High School was placed on lockdown as a result of what officials termed “an outside threat,” and lawmen took the responsible person into custody...

Wednesday October 30, 2019

Memorial gives tribute to Williams By RICK NOLTE Staff Writer Governmental, civic and business leaders from Waycross-Ware County joined family and friends Saturday, October 26 to pay tribute to former Waycross Journal-Herald President and Publisher Roger Williams....

Wednesday October 23, 2019

License cameras planned for Waycross Devices in high-traffic areas help curtail other crimes, statistic show By RICK NOLTE Staff Writer Georgia Power is lending a hand in fighting crime and Waycross Police Chief Tommy Cox wants his department to take advantage. The...

Thursday October 17, 2019

Ware County christening Administration Building officially opened in ceremony By MYRA THRIFT StaffWriter In 2016, Ware County began work on the proposed Administration Building that was approved in the 2008 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax Referendum. In...