Brantley County Newswire

Brantley County Newswire

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

    Monday Jul 27 | 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.


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

    Monday Jul 13 | 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.


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

    Sunday Jul 12 | 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.


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

    Saturday Jul 11 | 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 ...


  5. 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.


  6. 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.


  7. 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.


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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. ...


  10. 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 ...


  11. 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.


  12. 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 ...


  13. 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.


  14. Pirates go 1-2 over the weekRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Baxley News-Banner

    The Appling County Pirates defeated Brantley County 11-1 on March 31 but came up short in a rematch on April 1 5-7.


  15. Vox Populi: 'To the woman looking for petite dresses (in Savannah): There are none.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | SavannahNow

    "Can anyone explain to me how Port Wentworth PD believes they are going to catch speeders in bumper to bumper traffic on Ga. 21? Instead of sitting there how about you get out and direct traffic at the red lights to help everyone get through quicker and more efficient.


  16. Brantley husband and wife in jail until trial in meth conspiracy, federal judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Brantley County couple charged in a methamphetamine and marijuana conspiracy will be held until their trials because they violated the conditions of their earlier release on state charges, a federal magistrate ruled Friday. John and Lisa Wainright are charged with three other Brantley County residents in a 12-count indictment that says they conspired over the past five years in Brantley and Wayne counties to possess and distribute illegal drugs.


  17. Panther boys end game in tie, girls fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    ... Kristin Hill rallied her team to play strong after earning their first win of the year last week against Brantley County. The Panther boys fought back from a deficit and the game ended tied 2-2. The Tiger boys fell to 0-8 in region action after the ...


  18. Liberty boys kick in first winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    The Liberty County Panthers boys gained its first victory of the season in a 4-0 shutout of Brantley County on Senior Night. In the night cap, the Lady Panthers dominated the Lady Herons, 10-0.


  19. Soccer teams fall in recent gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    ... saves despite playing most of the game with an injured wrist," McArthur said. The Liberty teams will host Brantley County Friday with the boys playing first at 5 p.m. The girls' game will immediately follow. Bradwell hosted Richmond Hill Tuesday on ...


  20. Pickings slim for pickers on rainy first day of Georgia 240-mile yard saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... together albeit in separate vehicles so they'll have room for their purchases. Tammy Kline of neighboring Brantley County was spending a lot of time in her truck and coming out occasionally to talk with customers. Kline said she sells every year ...