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City Ballots Set in Waycross Area

Qualifying for city elections in Pierce County ended Friday with only two contested races, one for Blackshear City Council District 5 and another in District 6. Leah Williamson, supervisor of elections for Pierce County, said Shawn Godwin, incumbent in District 5, is...

Man Grossly Defiant At End Of Murder Trial In Douglas

DOUGLAS — Defiant to the end, Freddie Lampkin Jr. hurled a foul expletive in the courtroom here Thursday after being found guilty by a Coffee County jury and sentenced for the May 7, 2018 murder of Chris Tyson. Testimony indicated Lampkin shot Tyson 11 times, nine of...

Waycross Man Convicted Of Intent To Distribute Marijuana

Ware County courts were in session in recent days with many cases being adjudicated. A jury convicted Levale Terrell Howard, 41, of Waycross, of possession with intent to distribute marijuana and felony possession of marijuana. The state asked for the maximum sentence...

OUR LOCAL WEATHER OUTLOOK

Waycross Ware Co. GA
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humidity: 83%
wind: 6mph ENE
H 85 • L 85
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Saturday August 24 2019

Give Blood! The American Red Cross and the Waycross Exchange Club are con- ducting an important blood drive Monday at the Waycross fairgrounds on Knight Avenue, 9:30 a.m.-7:30. The summertime “blahs” have had a detrimental effect on the blood-raising effort, says the...