LSU Women’s Soccer Head Coach Brian Lee stands in his front yard at the beginning of the flooding.
A large fire engulfed one side of New Life Pentecostal Church in Jesup Sunday Afternoon. Local firefighters and law enforcement work to contain the flames. Here, a Jesup Fire Department truck and members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office are at the scene of the fire.

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Local organizers held a community prayer service Thursday night at Calvary Baptist Church.

Drew Isenhour, regional president for Republic Services, was in Jesup again this week, meeting with county officials to discuss the future of the Broadhurst Environmental Landfill.

The overpass construction located off of Highway 341 at Lanes Bridge Road is making progress.

Opinion

Powell Toon
It was heartening to see the several hundred Wayne Countians turn out for a community prayer service Thursday evening at Calvary Baptist Church.
Powell Toon
It is almost inconceivable that five county commissioners learned almost four months ago that Chemours was about to apply for a permit to mine in Wayne County, and not a single one of them saw th
For sure this is putting the cart before the horse.

Sports

After their first two region games were rained out, the Lady Jackets finally put a region win in the bag with a 11-3 victory over the Wayne County Lady Gators on Thursday at Barbara Struckhoff Fi
The Jackets are expecting the defense to come up big, as it did in the scrimmage against Thomas County Central, in Friday’s opening football game against the West Laurens Raiders.
The Yellow Jackets will start their gridiron season on the road Friday in Dexter—just outside of Dublin—against the West Laurens High Raiders.
Andia Hermann, Morgan Evans and Alexis Bunch, from left, fight it out to the finish line in the 2015 Region 3-AAAA conference title race. Hermann won the event and is expected to lead the Lady Jackets again this season.
Having built a reputation as one of the most dominant cross country programs in South Georgia, the Wayne County High boys’ and girls’ teams will start their 2016 seasons today (Saturday) in the B

Obituaries

Rinehart & Sons
 
Michael Clifton Whitley
Howard & Jones
 
Betty Jean Maske
Rinehart & Sons
 
Robert Edward “Robbie” Marsh

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