Bacon County Forest Fire


07/29/14 02:34 PM

What started out as a small brush fire in the northeastern part of Bacon County on Monday, July 28, 2014 around 2:00PM, transformed into an uncontrollable forest fire by dusk.      

Recall on Stone Fruits Sold in Georgia Due to Possible Health Risks


07/29/14 01:54 PM

Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of some stone fruits (including plums, peaches and nectarines), due to possible health risks. 

Back to School Forum


07/29/14 11:43 AM

Start the school year off right by attending an open panel session with local educators at 3:30PM on Sunday August 3, 2014 at Celebration Church of Baxley.

Railroad Crossing Closure in Hazlehurst, Georgia


07/28/14 01:11 PM

At the request of Norfolk Southern Railroad, the Georgia Department of Transportation announces a road closure for railroad crossing improvements on S.R. 19/S.R. 135 Connector/E. Jefferson Street between Tallahassee Street/U.S. 23 and S. Cromartie Street/S.R. 135 N. in the City of Hazlehurst. S.R. 19/SR 135.

Dove Hunter Survey Provides Valuable Insight for Sport Sustainability


07/28/14 12:38 PM

Results from a first-of-its-kind survey of the nation’s mourning dove hunters were released today by the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA), National Flyway Council and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 
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