Jesup Mayor David Earl Keith discusses the progress the city has been making over the last year during Thursday’s State of the County luncheon at Coastal Pines Technical College. The event was hosted by the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.
A visitors interpretive center is proposed for future development at Jaycee Landing. The story of the history of the river and the historical and biological diversity along the Altamaha would be provided.
Kent Fountain, left, receives the National Cotton Ginner of the Year award from National Cotton Ginners Association Chair Ron Craft.
Stetson Bennett Jr., seated, is honored for his service to the state and his community by being named a lieutenant colonel, aide de camp, governor’s staff. Present for the occasion are, standing, from left, Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Mark Williams (formerly of Wayne County); State Sen. Butch Miller; Gov. Nathan Deal, Bennett’s wife, Patsy Bennett; his daughters, Frances Yeargan, Vi Bennett and Tricia Neace; and the governor’s education outreach coordinator, Pam Williams (formerly of Wayne
Republic attorney Robert C. Norman stands in front of a packed meeting room to tell the commissioners why the company opposes any use of the local wetlands ordinance.

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Jesup Mayor David Earl Keith discusses the progress the city has been making over the last year during Thursday’s State of the County luncheon at Coastal Pines Technical College. The event was hosted by the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.
“You hear enough of the negative,” said emcee Shaun O’Quinn. “Today you will hear about some of the good news our county officials have been working on.”

After being hired late last summer and taking the Jackets (3-8, 3-1) to a first-round berth in the Georgia High School Association’s state football tournament, Wayne County High's new head football

A visitors interpretive center is proposed for future development at Jaycee Landing. The story of the history of the river and the historical and biological diversity along the Altamaha would be provided.
Jaycee Landing provides easy access for visitors to the Altamaha River but could someday provide a reason to draw even more people to Wayne County.

Opinion

Wayne County election officials want to know what you think about precinct consolidation.
We commend the community group that has been looking at Jaycee Landing and the opportunities it can afford for the future of Wayne County.
Don’t know that the Wayne County commissioners envisioned creating the world’s largest sandbox (a grain of hyperbole) when they filled up the Cracker Williams swimming pool with sand and roots, b

Sports

The championship run 2017 came to an end for the Wayne County girls’ basketball team last Wednesday night with a 14-point loss to the powerhouse Maynard Jackson High Lady Jaguars of Atlanta in ro
The Wayne County girls cage team pulled off another heart-stopping one-point win last Friday and are set to play in the second round of the state basketball playoffs tonight (Wednesday) at 6 p.m.
Jacket Cade Lambert picked up the win on the mound against Brantley County High on Thursday.
The Jackets improved to 2-0 on the diamond with a convincing 13-1 win over Brantley County High on Thursday at Howard “Bo” Warren Field.

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