Brooks County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brooks County, GA. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 75 in Brooks County, GA

  1. Construction brings speed limit changes to Hwy 133Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The speed limit has dropped to 45 mph in parts of Brooks County and 35 mph in parts of Colquitt County as GDOT works to widen the road. Workers cleared brush along 133 in Brooks County near the Lowndes County line on Thursday and burned it to make way for the eventual widening of the road.

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  2. Camilla man charged with making threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... you to be aware of some speed limit changes on Highway 133. The speed limit has dropped to 45 mph in parts of Brooks County and 35 mph in parts of Colquitt County as GDOT works to widen the road. The Crisp County Sheriff's Office is doing its part ...

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  3. Rayonier helps Brooks Co. EMSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... The Rayonier Advanced Materials Foundation presented a $1,000 check recently to Fire Chief Tom Fields of the Brooks County Fire Department to benefit the county's emergency management system. The Rayonier Advanced Materials Foundation presented a ...

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  4. Visitation today for slain Brooks County siblingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The family released a statement saying a viewing will take place Friday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Stevens-McGhee Funeral Home in Quitman and from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Morven City Auditorium. Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 11 o'clock at Morven City Auditorium on 2nd Street.

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  5. Presidential Visit UGA President Jere Morehead, Georgia Ag...Read the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Georgia Faces

    ... Dairy, Langboard OSB Plant, Mana Plant, Coffee County Cotton Gin and UGA Research Center in Bacon County. "Brooks County is proud to be a part of the UGA/Georgia Department of Agriculture Farm Tour. We welcomed the opportunity to highlight the ...

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  6. GBI continues search for suspect in Morven double homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Family of the brother and sister shot to death in Morven Wednesday continued to cope with the loss Thursday as the GBI continued to search for the suspect. Wilbur and Anisa Mobley were shot to death outside their home on Azalea Street around 5:15 a.m. Wednesday.

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  7. Read the top story.Read the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Georgia Faces

    ... Dairy, Langboard OSB Plant, Mana Plant, Coffee County Cotton Gin and UGA Research Center in Bacon County. "Brooks County is proud to be a part of the UGA/Georgia Department of Agriculture Farm Tour. We welcomed the opportunity to highlight the ...

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  8. Nightmare for vulnerable: Unlicensed care homes in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    The investigation of a South Georgia unlicensed personal care home began with the report of a resident of the facility breaking into a nearby home to get food.

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  9. GBI: No suspect in custody, full investigation continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... the Georgia Bureau of Investigation confirmed that no arrests had been made. GBI Agents, law enforcement from Brooks County, and crime scene tape surrounded 161 Azalea Street in Morven Wednesday morning after siblings Wilbur and Anisa Mobley, both ...

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  10. GA Ag. Commissioner addresses recent drought in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Commissioner Black was in Brooks County as part of a state-wide agriculture tour Wednesday morning.

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  11. GBI: Van found, no suspects, in corrections officers' double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2010 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    The two people who were found shot to death early this morning in Morven were siblings, but authorities don't have a clear motive, or suspects yet.

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  12. Sibling Ga. prison guards found dead behind houseRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | CBS Atlanta

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and police in south Georgia are probing the deaths of two Valdosta State Prison guards.

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  13. Officials want to improve Terrell Co. EMS turnover rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Georgia woman and a Virginia man have pleaded guilty of placing marijuana and other contraband into baseballs tossed over the fence of a south Georgia prison.

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  14. Three SW Georgia natives receive CMA nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Georgia woman and a Virginia man have pleaded guilty of placing marijuana and other contraband into baseballs tossed over the fence of a south Georgia prison.

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  15. Brother and sister corrections officers found shot to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said the bodies of Wilbur Mobley and his sister, Anisa Mobley were found around 5:15 a.m. Wednesday in the backyard of a home in the 200 block of Azalea Street in Morven, GA.

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  16. Sibling corrections officers shot dead in Brooks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    GBI agents have confirmed two people found shot to death Wednesday morning behind a Brooks County home are siblings.

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  17. GBI head going after illegal care homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... care homes that mistreat elderly and disabled people. Two recent busts highlight the dangers. A home in Brooks County in south Georgia locked its 10 elderly and mentally challenged residents in their rooms, depriving them of adequate food and ...

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  18. Ware County looking to keep wins coming with new coach Franklin StephensRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... the Wing-T offense and 3-3-5 defense and has installed both at Ware, which opens the season Friday against Brooks County. The Gators will continue to feature junior running back Dedrick Mills in their new offense. Mills, who also plays linebacker, ...

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  19. Video interviews: UGA freshmen Lorenzo Carter and Malkom ParrishRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Outside linebacker Lorenzo Carter is the marquee newcomer on defense. The five-star recruit from Norcross was a signing day get for the Bulldogs. Malkom Parrish from Brooks County is one of several rookies in the secondary who will have a chance to get some early playing time.

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  20. Myrtis K. AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    Myrtis K. Allen, 95, of Fitzgerald died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at Tift Regional Medical Center in Tifton.

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