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Flooding on streets, at Roberts Park follows forum on stormwater utility
By RICK NOLTE
Waycross held a town hall meeting last week to explain its need to create a utility to address the city’s current and future stormwater issues.
Administrators received a hand in their pitch on Thursday afternoon when more than five inches of rain fell in a little more than an hour overtaxing the city’s drainage system. The flooding from the mid-afternoon storm lasted into the evening on some streets.
McQuaig aims to return ‘Rink’ to past popularity
By MYRA THRIFT
A new and welcoming gathering place, “The Rink” of Waycross, will open Friday for those who like to strap on a pair of roller skates or rollerblades and move to the music.