Grace McDaniel steadies the ladder for those going onto the roof at one of the job sites. Volunteers observe the safety rules; someone must hold the ladder while others climb.
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The Georgia Bureau of Investigations (GBI) and the Jesup Police Department (JPD) are investigating a deadly shooting early Tuesday morning at this 505 N. Fourth St. residence in Jesup. Officers from the GBI were seen canvassing the neighborhood Tuesday morning looking for evidence. To report any information on this or other crime in the area, contact the JPD at 427-1300 or the GBI field office at (912) 729-6198.
K-9 “Yale” surveys the haul after his sniffing helped officers of the Jesup Police Department find and seize the drugs, cash and firearms from a vehicle and a Cypress Street residence. A Jesup man was arrested in the bust following a two-month investigation.
Elexus Guyton, left, considers carefully which school supplies to select from the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’s Club table at the Hall-Richardson back-to-school rally Sunday. From left are Guyton, Fanny Shaw and grandson Quen Shaw, and League members Maurice Ward, Nigena Golden, Zach Trent and Shirley Grant.
The final section of a local landmark awaits removal.

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Mailing Address: 
252 W. Walnut St.
Jesup, Georgia 31545
Phone: 912-427-3757
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