Friday Jul 18
The Macon Telegraph
South Ga. woman sentenced in embezzlement scheme
Authorities said Thursday that 46-year-old Angela Diane Griffis of Hoboken was sentenced to 57 months in prison after pleading guilty to embezzling more than $400,000 from her former employer.
Former Pierce County deputy sentenced in drug trafficking
Federal prosecutors say a former deputy sheriff has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for protecting drug dealers.
E-Pellets buys Athens mill for $13 million
Waycross, Ga.-based E-Pellets said it plans to convert the mill into a wood pellet production facility, producing about 450,000 metric tons annually.
Alleged Waycross child porn duo indicted in Savannah
Two Waycross men were indicted this week by a federal grand jury on numerous counts of enticing minors to engage in sexual acts and producing child pornography.
Technical colleges officially join forces
It's out with the old and in with the new for Altamaha Technical College and Okefenokee Technical College, which officially merge today to become Coastal Pines Technical College.
The Coastal Courier
Bone & Joint Institute moves clinic
The Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia recently moved its Baxley Satellite Clinic to a new location - 1093 W. Parker St., suite A - offering the convenience of on-site X-rays and allowing patients more direct, personal contact with their BJISG physicians.