Barbara Bush, right, shown with Jesup native Lanette Simmons McAlister, who knew Mrs. Bush while her husband, Dan, served on the Secret Service detail assigned to George H.W. and Barbara Bush from 1993 to 1999.
Rindy Trapnell is congratulated on her state award by her daughter Logan and her son Dawson (who drove nine hours from Ole Miss to attend the awards banquet).
Listening to a question at Wayne County’s Post Legislative Luncheon are, from left, State Sen. Blake Tillery and State Reps. Bill Werkheiser and Chad Nimmer.
Above, power-boat enthusiasts flock to Lake Grace for the Modified Outboard Winter National Championships. Inset, Dylan Runne of New Jersey races on Lake Grace.
Mary Nell Moseley stands on the podium with the bronze medal she won in the WFNBTA World Championships in Norway last week. Mosleley was the only Georgia competitor on the 138-member Team USA.

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The federal government is granting a new federal tax benefit for investment in an area incorporating most of eastern Jesup.

Barbara Bush, right, shown with Jesup native Lanette Simmons McAlister, who knew Mrs. Bush while her husband, Dan, served on the Secret Service detail assigned to George H.W. and Barbara Bush from 1993 to 1999.

Former First Lady Barbara Pierce Bush, who died surrounded by family Tuesday, was every bit the gracious lady her children and friends

Listening to a question at Wayne County’s Post Legislative Luncheon are, from left, State Sen. Blake Tillery and State Reps. Bill Werkheiser and Chad Nimmer.
If there was one recurring theme among comments by state lawmakers here Thursday, it was the interest and engagement shown by local citizens.

Opinion

We welcome Molly O’Hearon to the helm of downtown Jesup.

Rindy Trapnell and her school nutrition staff received some well-deserved accolades Saturday night.
There is hardly anything that tugs at the heart like looking into the teary eyes of a child that has lost someone close to them.

Sports

James Maudlin fields an in-field hit to get an out.

The Jackets improved to 24-4 with a 7-3 win over 7A Camden County High this past week at Howard “Bo” Warren Field and then wrapped up

The Wayne County High varsity baseball team secured the 2018 Region 2 title this past week at Howard “Bo” Warren Field. Members of the team include Kalijah Hartzog, Griffin Clark, Chase Bryant, Jasper Dubberly, Carson Poppell, Ford Townsend, J.T. Crosby, Griffin Boykin, Hamp Perkins, Cooper Martin, Josh King, Jasper Stanfield, Brad Thomas, David Moseley, Zach Thomas, Jacob Brewer, Ray Townsend, Gant Starling, Brice Miller, Hagen Harter, James Maudlin, Tyler Denison, Cade Lambert, Ty Anderson, Weston Frankli
By completing a three-game sweep of Ware County High Friday at Howard “Bo” Warren Field, the Jackets secured the Region 2-AAAAA title and a No. 1 seed heading into the state playoffs.
With another 5-4 win over the Ware County High Gators Wednesday, the Jackets improved to 8-0 in Region 2 play and are one win away from the region title and a No.

Obituaries

Howard-Jones

 

Rinehart & Sons
 
Judge Larry M. Fowler Sr.
Howard-Ludowici
 
Pamela Davis Grantham

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