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  1. A South Carolina BBQ Icon Returns to All-Wood CookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Southern Living

    Earlier this summer, I reported on some of the recent changes that owner David Bessinger has put in place at Melvin's Barbecue , one of the iconic representatives of the Midlands South Carolina style of mustard-based barbecue. Those innovations include some decidedly non-local twists, like serving Texas-style salt-and-pepper brisket on metal trays lined with butcher paper.


  2. Health Notes: UF Health Proton Therapy Insititute earns accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... transported by ambulance to the emergency room. The new system is being tested by UF Health Jacksonville and Brantley County EMS providers. The tablets enable physicians and paramedics to communicate in real time with voice and video. The ...


  3. Pamela Raulerson BagleyRead the original story

    Monday Sep 7 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... Bagley, 59, who passed away Saturday, September 5, 2015 at Community Hospice in Vidalia. She was a native of Brantley County living the past two years in Baxley. She was a member of both the Lulaton Baptist Church and Nahunta Volunteer Fire ...


  4. Pipeline company offers pay to surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | SavannahNow

    ... route. But he hasn't heard much of anything lately. "They haven't offered me no money yet," said Edgy, a Brantley County commissioner whose Glynn County land is in timber. Edgy has been an outspoken opponent of the pipeline and has offered comments ...


  5. South Georgia communities reeling from childhood cancer outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 4 | SavannahNow

    ... is now undergoing chemotherapy. Hers is one of four childhood sarcoma cases in Ware County and neighboring Brantley County that relatives and community members say were diagnosed within two months of one another this summer. The state Department of ...


  6. Lady Pirates defeat Toombs Co.Read the original story

    Aug 5, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    ... travel to Tattnall County to play at 6:00 p.m. and on Thursday, September 3, the Lady Pirates will travel to Brantley County to play at 6:00 p.m. Their final game for the week will be in Jeff Davis on Friday, September 4, with the time to be ...


  7. Brantley County lawyer charged with forgery, identity fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Brantley County lawyer was arrested Thursday on three counts of forgery and one count of identity fraud after his indictment by a grand jury. Brantley County Sheriff Jack Whisenant confirmed that Joseph Segui, a lawyer who practices out of the Waynesville community, was in the county jail.


  8. The Pits: A PrimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Southern Living

    In the first installment of our BBQ Pit Primer , we looked at open and closed barbecue pits, in which the meat is cooked over direct heat. We get a little smokier this week as we round out the topic with a look at offset smokers as well as the latest generation of automatic barbecue cookers.


  9. Fourth of five Brantley County drug conspirators pleads guilty to lesser chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The fourth of five Brantley County residents indicted in a long-running drug conspiracy pleaded guilty to a single charge Monday leaving only one defendant awaiting trial. The fifth defendant, the mother of an 11-month-old child, was ordered into drug treatment for her near daily use of methamphetamine, the drug she is also accused of transporting and selling.


  10. Firefighters soak smoldering wood fuel pellets at two Brunswick port warehouses that burned SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    [email protected] - 7/12/15 - Firefighters from the Waynesville Volunteer Fire Department in Brantley County spray down the huge pile of wood fuel pellets that was exposed when two warehouses burned Saturday afternoon at the Marine Ports Terminal at the Port of Brunswick. Firefighters were putting out smoldering spots Sunday as workers with heavy equipment began tearing at what's left of the two destroyed warehouses.


  11. Terry Dickson: Love story behind modest little bridge named for a man who sacrificed muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... office. The Cpl. Russell S. King Memorial Bridge crosses a little finger of Laura S. Walker Lake on the Ware-Brantley county line. King lived on a farm nearby until his death on Oct. 22, 1996. His widow Elizabeth "Lib" King was at the naming ...


  12. CSX: Freight train crew reports striking person near NahuntaRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | WTLV

    A search is underway in Brantley County, Georgia after a crew aboard a CSX train out of Jacksonville reported hitting someone along the tracks near Nahunta Friday afternoon, authorities said. CSX: Freight train crew reports striking person near Nahunta NAHUNTA, Ga.


  13. Ware County deputies arrest two Nahunta residents after finding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Brantley County man and woman have been charged with drug trafficking after Ware County sheriff's deputies found 200 hits of methamphetamine in their car, Sheriff Randy Royal said. Acting on a tip that a "significant quantity'' of methamphetamine would be passing through Ware County on May 26, detective Sgt.


  14. Lang BBQ Smokers Hosting Summer Q-School Smoker Cooker Classes Scheduled for June 12-13, 2015Read the original story

    May 23, 2015 | PRWeb

    Award winning chef Lynnae Oxley to share her barbecue secrets at Q-School. She'll be teaching how to barbecue on a smoker cooker with a whole hog at the Friday class and competition cooking at the Saturday class.


  15. Kathy Bradley: Little black dresses don't prepare you for everything - especially not tragediesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    ... town, pineapple from somewhere that didn't matter and crunchy pecans that may or may not have fallen from Brantley County trees. An afternoon cloudburst forced us inside for the Easter bonnet contest and, as the rest of us fools paraded through the ...


  16. Opening of processing mill in Pierce County clear signal mining...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Stewardship, said the company expects to cross the county line in about six months and begin mining land in Brantley County. Once that second mine is opened, the company will have about 100 working at the mines and 40 at the dry mill, Renner said. ...


  17. North Fulton tennis teams move into Elite EightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... team is in the Elite Eight as well. After a first round win over Laney (3-0), and a second round win over Brantley county (4-0), the Lady Titans will next face Pierce County. Cambridge also has both boys' and girls' teams in the postseason in Class ...


  18. Nassau, Duval county men charged in heroin seizure on I-95 in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Two men from Nassau County and Duval County are in jail charged in the seizure of more than two pounds of suspected heroin found in car during a traffic stop in Camden County, the Brantley County sheriff said. The Brantley County Sheriff's Office received information that a large shipment of heroin was headed into the area and relayed that information to the Camden County sheriff, Brantley County Sheriff Jack Whisenant said in a release.


  19. High School: Savannah Christian powers past Charlton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | SavannahNow

    ... hitters-BC, Powers 4-4, 2 2Bs, 2 RBIs; Brad Stewart 3-4, RBI; Warren Wright 2-2, 2 runs. Host Jenkins and Brantley County split a doubleheader, setting up a third game set for 3 p.m. Monday at Jenkins that will decide a state playoff berth. In the ...


  20. Brantley County man in Cherokee County jail charged with exploitation of child via internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Brantley County is in the Cherokee County jail charged with child pornography and child molestation via the internet, sheriff's officials in the two counties said. After a Brantley County man made computer contact with a Cherokee County detective posing as a 14-year-old girl, Cherokee County secured criminal warrants and asked Brantley County to arrest the suspect, Cherokee County sheriff's Lt.