Access to City Hall limited

Access to City Hall limited

Brantley County closes offices to public; Nahunta enacts State of Emergency; BOE extends school closures 2 weeks By RICH HEAD Staff Writer NAHUNTA — Brantley County Commissioners and City of Nahunta officials are implementing cautionary steps amid a growing concern...
Area moves to stop virus visit

Area moves to stop virus visit

By MYRA THRIFT Staff Writer Concerns and fears about the coronavirus are sweeping the nation. Stores are experiencing shortages. School systems are being shut down. Businesses are cutting back or closing down. People are in quarantine. Nobody seems to know what to do...
Top Ware races will be contested

Top Ware races will be contested

By Myra Thrift Staff ReportWare County voters will have several contested races to decide on this year as some of the top seats have more than one candidate. Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal is seeking another term as the county’s top lawman. Royal will be facing a...
Voting, qualifying have fast start

Voting, qualifying have fast start

Staff ReportEarly voting and qualifying got off to a busy start Monday, March 2, as a total of 59 people had cast ballots by early afternoon, said Lorie Williams, of the Ware County Board of Elections and Registration. Qualifying Monday on the Republican ticket, were...

Ware detectives arrest 6 in racketeering case

Ware detectives arrest 6 in racketeering case By MYRA THRIFT Staff Writer Six people were arrested last week and charged with various crimes including financial identity fraud, theft, and forgery in connection with an extensive ongoing investigation, said Ware County...

Wednesday February 19, 2020

Walker earns Jacobson award Former Pierce educator, community servant 70th annual honoree By MYRA THRIFT Staff Writer A woman who truly personifies the meaning of brotherhood through her generosity toward others, her compassion for her fellow man and her active deeds...