Metter police chief named to state group's board
Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson was sworn in as the new third vice president of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police on Tuesday.
Wednesday Jul 30
Barrow County News
Cause of death changed for Lynn's 1st wife
The cause of death of the first wife of James Morris Lynn, Jr. has been changed by the Candler County coroner.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Metter police seek robbery suspect
Metter police seek the public's help in identifying a man they say robbed a hotel Sunday afternoon near Interstate 16. The holdup took place around 2:15 p.m. Sunday at the Americas Best Value Inn on Fortner Road, Metter Police Chief Dennis Nelson said.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Vidalia onion growers say new disease hasn't hurt crop
Yellow bud bacteria has been spreading through the Vidalia onion growing region in recent years, but it is not considered an imminent threat and growers have not lost measurable volumes because of it.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Senate candidate also cites conservatism as strength
Rep. Jack Kingston , center, speaks with supporters after a January Rotary Club of Statesboro meeting at the Forest Heights Country club.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Downed trees but no injuries in Tuesday storm
Statesboro and the surrounding area were hit by a severe thunderstorm Tuesday afternoon that brought several inches of torrential, but much needed, rain and high winds that caused some damage from falling trees.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Police Report - 7-17-14; A man reported observing an "indecent act" inside a red Chevrolet HHR.
Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Coastal Courier
Susan and Brett McCorkle of Hinesville announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica Suzanne Sittle to Jason Robert Franklin, son of Connie and B. Robert Franklin III of Metter, Georgia.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Ken's IGA expands in Brooklet
Wider aisles and a bright new dairy section with 54 feet of display space greet shoppers at the expanded Ken's IGA.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Candler, Evans counties to celebrate 100th birthdays.
This 1920s photo shows the Candler County Courthouse, built in 1921 for $125,000, prior to landscaping.