Drugs Are Found In Camaro

A Waycross man was arrested Thursday and charged with possession of a Schedule III drug, suboxone, after being stopped for a minor traffic violation at the intersection of Ossie Davis Parkway and Church Street, said Ware County Sheriff Randy Royal. Ivy Duke Merritt,...

Semi Rear-Ends Car; Local Woman Is Hurt

A Waycross woman was injured Thursday when a semi rear-ended her vehicle at the intersection of the South Georgia Parkway and Lee Avenue, said Waycross Police Capt. Benji Hersey. Jacqueline Jenkins, 60, was taken to Memorial Satilla Health following the 1:20 p.m....

Pickup Skids On Plant Ave. Into Pole

A Blackshear man was injured Wednesday evening when his pickup hydroplaned on standing water on Plant Avenue and slammed into a power pole near Oakland Cemetery, said Waycross Police Capt. Benji Hersey. Tyler Owen, 27, of Blackshear, was taken by Ware County ambulance...

Heroin Found In Car

A routine traffic stop for an improper turn at the intersection of McDonald Street and the South Georgia Parkway resulted in the seizure of heroin, methamphetamine and drug related objects and the arrest of a Waycross woman on felony drug charges, said Ware County...

Not Everyone Anxious For ABC Project

By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer Residents in the Jamestown area hoping for a quick fix to the problem of trains blocking the roadways between them and town are going to need a lot of patience before construction can begin. It’s still in the design and decision-making...

Area Wrecks Injure Five

Three area traffic accidents were reported in recent days, one in Charlton County, one in Bacon County and another within the city of Waycross injuring a total of five people, according to law enforcement personnel. Log Truck Collides With Pickup Truck FOLKSTON — Two...