3 Injured In 1-Car Crash

A driver and her two passengers were injured Saturday when the brakes failed to work on her vehicle and she struck a ditch embankment on West Wacona Drive at Park Avenue, said Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal. Brittany Nicole Steedley, 21, of Waynesville, Kyle Evan...

Lee Hardware ‘Beacon’ Among Retailers

SPECIAL PHOTO Accepting the Beacon Award for Lee Hardware from presenter Chris Jensen (far right) are (from left) Paul Dupont, Heather Bruner, Denise Lee and Richard Lee. Staff Report Lee Hardware and Building Supply was one of five retailers honored as Beacon Award...

City Man Injured In Two-Vehicle Accident

A rear-end collision under the traffic light at the intersection of Tebeau Street and the South Georgia Parkway injured a Waycross man Wednesday afternoon, said Waycross Police Capt. Benji Hersey. Walter Dukes, 85, complained of injury following the 5:19 p.m. crash...

Men Draw Long Jail Sentences

Cocaine Jury Trial Results In Twin ‘Guilty’ Verdicts BLACKSHEAR — Two men were found guilty of trafficking in cocaine Tuesday in Pierce County Superior Court and both were sentenced to long prison terms, said Blackshear Police Chief Chris Wright. Judeah Williams, 24,...

Sex Offender Failed To List Her Address

A convicted sex offender who was released from Pulaski Prison on Sept. 9 was arrested Monday and charged with failure to register as a sex offender when she settled in the 600 block of Pendergast St., said Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal. Kimberly Hillman, 44, was...