Wednesday February 12, 2020

GBI probes deaths in husband-wife dispute By Staff Writer An apparent domestic dispute between a husband and wife in the Waycross-Ware County Industrial Park Friday, February 7, led to what authorities believe was a murder-suicide. The Georgia Bureau of...

Wednesday February 5, 2020

Kemp has busy day in area Governor talks education at dedication for the new PCHS By RICK NOLTE Staff Writer BEARVILLE — Local, state and national officials praised Pierce County’s past educational administrators and community for having an eye toward the future...

Wednesday January 29, 2020

Outdoor alcohol OK’d for festivals By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer Staff Alcoholic beverages are coming to the streets of Waycross — at least in limited form. The City Commission passed an ordinance Tuesday, January 21, to allow the consumption of alcohol in a designated...

Wednesday January 22, 2020

Cox ‘right at home’ in Police Chief seat By MYRA THRIFT Staff Writer When Tommy Cox was named the new Waycross Police Chief to replace the retiring Tony Tanner, Cox promised the city to dedicate himself to helping keep the city safe and to provide a top-notch police...

Wednesday January 15, 2020

James, new panel begin work By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer Now that’s a debut. Dr. Michael-Angelo James was greeted by an overflow crowd at City Hall on Tuesday, January 7 for his first City Commission meeting as Mayor of Waycross. Citizens and well-wishers occupied...

Wednesday January 08, 2020

Strickland takes Commission seat City clerk among vacant posts following Dinkins’ departure By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer StaffWriter Henry Strickland officially joined the Waycross City Commission on Monday evening, January 6, after being sworn in at the outset of the...