"County agents," as we call them, date back in Georgia 100 years. They are part of the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service, celebrating its centennial this year helping residents with home, garden and farm advice.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Jesup brother and sister charged in stolen identity, tax fraud scheme
Gregory Allen, 31, and Leisha Allen, 33, brother and sister from Jesup, GA, were arraigned last week on a federal indictment for their alleged roles in a stolen identity and tax fraud scheme operating in Wayne County.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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Jesup turns Depression era drainage ditch into nature trail route
Terry.Dickson@jacksonville.com Jesup Police Chief Glynn Takaki pauses during his daily lunchtime walk on a mile-long greenway trail inside the Jesup city limits.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Filmmakers indicted in death of camera assistant in Georgia
Movie lovers have this romanticized notion that the motion picture industry is glamorous.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Woman indicted in 2012 murder of her parents
The jury indicted Heather Tipton on 13 counts, including murder, theft by taking, making a false statement, evidence tampering and more.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Two Way: Filmmakers On The Allman Brothers Biopic Face Charges
Three filmmakers are facing charges of involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 27-year-old camera assistant from Atlanta.
'Midnight Rider' director, producers charged with manslaughter in death of Sarah Jones
The filmmakers who were trying to make Midnight Rider , a biopic on the Allman Brothers Band's Gregg Allman, have been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Sarah Jones.
Grand jury indicts 3 men in Wayne County train death
A Wayne County grand jury has found enough evidence to take three men to trial in the death of a woman on the train tracks in Jesup.
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Producers, Studio Owners Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter In Death of Film Crew Member
Randall Miller and Jody Savin, owners of Unclaimed Freight Productions, and Jay Sedrish, executive producer of the film "Midnight Rider," have been charged with involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespass in the death of Sarah Elizabeth Jones, a camera assistant working on the film who was on the railroad tracks in February of this year when an ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Slates For Sarah PSA Demands We Never Forget
It takes a lot of people to make a movie. Mostly, we pay attention to the film's stars, or their above-the-line crew like directors and screenwriters.
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.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Detroit boy, 12, to be interviewed by feds about disappearance, discovery in family home
Federal authorities are expected to interview an autistic 12-year-old boy Tuesday who was missing for 11 days before he was found barricaded in his own basement last week to determine whether a request for a warrant will be submitted to the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office, according to Detroit police.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Injured Make-up Artist Sues Midnight Rider Producers
Rocker Gregg Allman and the producers of his biopic Midnight Rider have been hit by another lawsuit connected to the fatal train accident that took place on the set in February.
Public invited to meet Peach Co. Superintendent candidates
At the meeting, the public will get to meet and greet the two candidates, and hear their plans for the future of Peach County Schools, if one of them is hired.