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The LAST 2 WEEKS of the WJHnews

Friday August 23, 2019

High School Football Is Back! Ware, PCHS Kick Off Tonight Staff Report The 2019 edition of high school football begins in Waycross, Bearville and hundreds of other cities and towns around Georgia tonight.Above are the Newspaper Headlines for the chosen date For the...

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Thursday August 22, 2019

Atlanta-Area Students Fear For Safety After Shooting ATLANTA (AP) — The first day of fall semester brought fear to Clark Atlanta University, where students worried about their safety the day after gunshots were fired into a crowd of 200 people outside the school’s...

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Wednesday August 21, 2019

Commission OKs Cox As Police Chief By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer Tommy Cox realized a lifelong dream Tuesday evening. The Waycross native became the city’s Police Chief by a unanimous vote of the Waycross City Commission at its bi-monthly meeting in City Hall. Cox, who...

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Tuesday August 20, 2019

Thomas Resigns City Post By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer The administrative revolving door at Waycross City Hall is spinning again. Less than one month after being hired as Director of Engineering for the City of Waycross, Gene Thomas has resigned.Above are the Newspaper...

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Monday August 19, 2019

Judge Slams State Chiefs On Handling Of Elections ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia election officials have for years ignored, downplayed and failed to address serious problems with the state’s election management system and voting machines, a federal judge said in a scathing...

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Saturday August 17, 2019

Judge: Trump CAN Reject Border Asylum HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court’s ruling Friday will allow the Trump administration to begin rejecting asylum at some parts of the U.S.-Mexico border for migrants who arrived after transiting through a third country. The...

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Friday August 16, 2019

3 Deputies Hurt As Suspect Flees A Traffic Stop Staff Report Three Ware County officers were injured Thursday night during a traffic stop west of Waycross when the driver peeled off and ran over the feet of two deputies while another who had his arm inside the car...

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Thursday August 15, 2019

Siege Over! PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A gunman who opened fire on police Wednesday as they were serving a drug warrant in Philadelphia, wounding six officers and triggering a standoff that extended into the night, is in police custody.Above are the Newspaper Headlines for...

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Wednesday August 14, 2019

Ware Hosts Camden In Grid Scrimmage Thursday Excessive heat, a characteristic of August, is an annual portender of football season. The fact that the tropical misery this year is stifling everyone at near record levels might mean — (could it not?) — that the Ware...

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Tuesday August 13, 2019

Local Woman Arrested On A Homicide Charge In Pedestrian’s Death Sunday A Waycross woman who was behind the wheel of a vehicle that struck and killed a man on the South Georgia Parkway (Brunswick Highway) Sunday morning is in jail here, charged with responsibility for...

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Monday August 12, 2019

‘Dancing’ Windfall Totals $188,026!! By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer Swag, glitz and glamour, jeans and boots, cut-offs and black sequined tops, “beast”ly costumes and elegant swaying white dresses graced the stage of Ware County Middle School’s spacious auditorium...

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Saturday August 10, 2019

State Has Tight Deadline To Replace Voting Devices ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia elections officials have no time to spare as they hustle to replace thousands of outdated voting machines statewide while fending off lawsuits in the wake of a much criticized gubernatorial...

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SPECIAL EDITIONS of the WJHnews

Below are our annual SPECIAL EDITIONS but please remember that they will only show you the last edition, which could be last years. 
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BRIDAL

EDITION

BACK TO SCHOOL

EDITION

SPRING

EDITION

FOOTBALL

EDITION

GRADUATION

EDITION