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Lake Lindsey Grace bass size limits meeting set for Jesup

Local anglers and other interested parties are invited to attend an upcoming public meeting hosted by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division to discuss proposed changes to…

BCMS tennis teams sweep Appling

BCMS tennis teams sweep Appling

The Brantley County Middle School Lady Herons tennis team was at it again when it defeated the Lady Rams of Appling 5-0 last week. Leading the way was Brantley’s Caitlyn…

Bill easing HOPE grant standard clears Georgia House

The Georgia House of Representatives essentially admitted Thursday that cost-cutting reforms to the lottery-funded HOPE Scholarships program two years ago went too far. The House overwhelmingly approved legislation restoring the…

Coming soon: Jobs in Charlton

For  quite a while now, things have been kind of sleepy at the Okefenokee Industrial Park — but  that’s about to change. The City of Folkston and Charlton County Development…

Swamptown Getdown opens Friday in Waycross

Uncle Dave Griffin, songwriter and piney woods impressario, is bringing what he describes as an eclectic mix of bands to his third annual Swamptown Getdown in Waycross, Ga. Country, bluegrass,…

Talking with the angels

Talking with the angels

Former Brantley County resident John Jones thanked about 64 people who attended for allowing him to come home again for a little while to dedicate a painting by his daughter…

Nahunta will apply for CDBG grant for roads

Nahunta will apply for CDBG grant for roads

The city of Nahunta came one step closer to its road paving goals…

BOE presents bus camera plan to county

Residents in Brantley may soon need to keep an even more careful eye out for stopped school busses since a proposed inter-governmental agreement could allow the buses to keep a…

County auctions mobile homes for back taxes

County auctions mobile homes for back taxes

Brantley County Tax Commissioner Pat Tompkins and Chief Tax Appraiser Corey Lamb auction off 27 mobile homes on the courthouse steps Tuesday for non-payment of taxes…

Residents report snow flurries; nothing sticks

It didn't stick on the ground this weekend, but a brief mid-day snow did manage to stick in the minds of several Brantley County residents…