The LAST 2 WEEKS of the WJHnews
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
‘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...read more
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...read more
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