Monday July 22, 2019

Audio Says U.K. Couldn’t Stop Tanker Takeover LONDON (AP) — The release Sunday of an audio recording has shed new light on the seizure of a British-flagged tanker at the hands of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as tensions flare in the strategic Strait of Hormuz. The...

Saturday July 20, 2019

Tensions Rise In Hormuz As Iran Takes Two Tankers LONDON (AP) — Britain’s foreign secretary said Iranian authorities seized two vessels Friday in the Strait of Hormuz, actions signaling an escalation in the strategic waterway that has become a flashpoint in tensions...

Friday July 19, 2019

Iran Denies U.S. Drone Strike TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said today it can provide images that disprove President Donald Trump’s statement that a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone near the Persian Gulf after it threatened the ship. Join us on Facebook Join us on...

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...

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...

Tuesday July 16, 2019

City Handles A Variety Of Issues At Session By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer The Waycross City Commission discussed strengthening the city’s public conduct application and an expenditure to Georgia Power in relation to a project on Hatcher Point Road during Monday’s...