The LAST 2 WEEKS of the WJHnews
City Backs Rail Overpass Effort By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer The Waycross City Commission joined its Ware County colleagues Monday in backing a proposed overpass on U.S. 1 to alleviate near daily traffic congestion caused by stopped trains in the Jamestown area.Above...read more
Both Parties Prep For Pivotal 2020 Tussle In Florida ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s early strength in Florida on the night of the 2016 election was the first sign that he was about to score an upset victory. In an otherwise bleak 2018 for the...read more
Seidman A U.S. House Candidate Staff Report Waycross resident Barbara Seidman has decided to take another shot at a run for Congress. Seidman, a Democrat, announced she’ll seek the seat in the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia’s 1st Congressional District....read more
Tanner Retiring As Chief By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer After 32 years of dedicated, loyal and highly efficient service to the citizens of Waycross, Police Chief Tony Tanner is retiring from duty. His retirement becomes effective June 28.Above are today's Newspaper...read more
Trump Officials In Contempt By Oversight Panel WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas for documents related to a decision adding a citizenship...read more
Three Die In Two-Car Crash Staff Report BLACKSHEAR — A fiery two-vehicle crash on Dean Still Road in Pierce County Tuesday evening proved fatal, said Pierce County Sheriff Ramsey Bennett.Above are today's Newspaper Headlines For the Full Paper you will need a...read more
Ware Moves On U.S. 1 Overpass By MYRA THRIFT, Staff Writer After hearing for nearly two hours complaints from citizens in the Jamestown and State Street areas about a lack of a railroad overpass, Ware County commissioners approved a joint resolution Monday that will...read more
Jimmy’s Teaching Again ATLANTA (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter talked about his recent health setback and his conversation with President Donald Trump, as he returned to teaching Sunday school in Georgia for the first time since breaking his hip.Above are...read more
Trump: Mexico Deal Chance ‘Good’ 5% Tariff Facing Monday Deadline WASHINGTON (AP) — After a week of threats, President Donald Trump declared Friday that now “there is a good chance” the U.S. will strike a deal with Mexico to avert the tariffs he had scheduled for...read more
Solid Jobs Report Expected Unemployment Rate Should Remain At Near 50-Year Low WASHINGTON (AP) — With worries rising about trade wars and slower global growth, today’s jobs figures for May could serve as a reminder that the U.S. economy is still mostly in good shape....read more
Trump: Need More Progress To Halt Tariff WASHINGTON (AP) — Straining to stave off threatened U.S. tariffs, Mexican and American officials claimed progress in White House talks, but President Donald Trump said today that a “lot of progress” must be made to halt the...read more
Action Filed In 2014 Death Of Inmate Held At Ware Jail For City Court By RICK NOLTE, Staff Writer For the second time in less than a month, the Waycross City Commission has approved a resolution to sign a settlement agreement in a lawsuit filed against the city.Above...read more
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