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.”
The Jekyll Island location for Leadership Georgia 2018 featured a Roaring Twenties theme. Above, from left, Shaun O’Quinn and Holly O’Quinn of Wayne County and Cartersville participants Cindy Williams and Craig Millsap are dressed for the occasion.

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