Len Hauss, right, legendary Wayne County football player, hugs Len Lewis, president of the Touchdown Club, after the announcement of the Wayne County Board of Education’s decision to rename the Yellow Jacket football field as Donaldson-Madray-Hauss Field.
Wayne Memorial Hospital CEO Joe Ierardi, left, studies pages of electrical specifications with CFO Greg Jones. The specifications ensure that the upcoming oncology center will be both safe and efficient.
Emmett Michael Sumrow, wrapped in a custom-made blanket to honor his father’s service in the Jesup Police Department, is 2019’s first baby born to a Wayne County couple at Wayne Memorial Hospital.
A bridge completed in 1931 allowed travelers to cross over the 12-mile stretch of swamp and the Altamaha River between Ludowici and Jesup. Despite sometimes swaying with the wind and river currents, the mostly wooden-timber bridge was heavily used for those on the new “Oglethorpe Highway.”

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A large contingent of Wayne Countians helped host the Okefenokee Occasion reception for state officials in Atlanta Wednesday.

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Wayne County is fortunate to have community leaders who are maintaining strong ties to state officials.

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