Jeff Davis County Newswire

Jeff Davis County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jeff Davis County, GA.

Results 1 - 20 of 90 in Jeff Davis County, GA

  1. Robert Eugene Eason Sr.Read the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Baxley News-Banner

    Robert Eugene Eason, Sr., age 76, of Baxley passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Landmark Hospital of Savannah.

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  2. Silicon Ranch CORPORATIONGreen Power Emc and Silicon Ranch Announce 194 Megawatt Solar PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Electric Energy Online

    ... between the two organizations. Silicon Ranch previously commissioned two utility-scale projects in Jeff Davis County serving more than 30 Georgia EMCs, and with the additional capacity announced today, Green Power EMC and Silicon Ranch are now ...

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  3. Mary Alice Morris KirklandRead the original story

    Friday Jun 8 | Baxley News-Banner

    Ms. Mary Alice Morris Kirkland, age 86, of Hazlehurst, died Friday, June 08, 2018 at Community Hospice House in Vidalia.

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  4. Around Town: Tippins reveals the rest of the story on Cagle recordingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | MDJonline.com

    ... he didn't intend to pass it and shared his research. "I said I don't see how you justify a district like Jeff Davis County that's being paid $6,950 (per student) and the state average for brick and mortar charter schools are currently $8,415 (per ...

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  5. Sheryl Spell LawrenceRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Sheryl Spell Lawrence, age 52, of Baxley passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 at her home.

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  6. James Randall HerringtonRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    James Randall Herrington, age 70, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018 at his residence under the care of Hospice of South Georgia.

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  7. Anna Marie PerryRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Anna Marie Perry, age 59, of Uvalda, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in the Jeff Davis Hospital.

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  8. 3a east region track day twoRead the original story

    May 13, 2018 | KCWY13

    At issue is that department's move last month to block telecom giant ZTE Corp. from importing American components for seven years. The decision to move the embassy upended decades of Washington policy and sparked heavy criticism in the Palestinian territories and beyond.

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  9. Smith: Short takes from an uneventful, but restful, weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Some short takes brought about from a restful weekend which was the first weekend since Valentine's in which there was no event or banquet to attend. May is here which takes us outside.

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  10. Columbus police investigating early morning stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A multi-agency investigation has led to four arrests and the seizure of just over $350,000 worth of drugs and $410,000 in cash in Coffee and Jeff Davis counties. A multi-agency investigation has led to four arrests and the seizure of just over $350,000 worth of drugs and $410,000 in cash in Coffee and Jeff Davis counties.

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  11. Multi-agency investigation leads to massive drug bust in Coffee, Jeff Davis countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A multi-agency investigation has led to four arrests and the seizure of over $350,000 worth of drugs and $410,000 in cash in Coffee and Jeff Davis counties. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, search and arrest warrants were executed on Tuesday and Thursday after an investigation that started last August.

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  12. 2 arrested following chase in Coffee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Gaskins led officers on a chase before jumping out of the car and running near Fire Line Road near the Jeff Davis County line. Officers finally arrested Gaskins in a wooded area Wednesday afternoon.

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  13. Dowdney and Johnson to wedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Daniel Evan Johnson is happy to announce the upcoming marriage of his daddy, Daniel Derek Johnson, son of Daniel "Danny" and Nancy Johnson to Jessica Lauren Dowdney, the daughter of Andy and Janey Dowdney, all of Baxley.

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  14. Truman SimmonsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    Mr. Simmons, the son of the late Julian Simmons, and Minnie Lee Roberts Simmons, was a native of Jeff Davis County, and resided in Appling County most of his life.

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  15. Dodge soccer teams face off against non-region teams first week of AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | The Dodge County News

    ... and Crisp County last week for two non-region matchups. On Tuesday, April 3, 2018, the teams played Jeff Davis County. The Lady Indians tied the game by a score of 1-1. The Indians lost the game to the Jeff Davis Yellow Jackets by a ...

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  16. High-speed chase, ground search leads to capture of escaped Appling County inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Appling County deputies encountered Dillon Ray Miller, 24, during a traffic stop in Jeff Davis County before he led them on a high-speed chase. Miller crashed a stolen vehicle and fled into a wooded area.

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  17. Around Town: Tippins resigns as Senate Education Committee chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | MDJonline.com

    ... and what public schools were getting. Tippins wanted to know how he would tell a school system such as Jeff Davis County, the lowest funded district in the state, which receives $6,952 per student, he was voting to raise the funding charter schools ...

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  18. Autopsy: Man suffered dozens of stab woundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... we have found," he said. Alvarado-Peraza and Ortega were later arrested following a traffic stop in rural Jeff Davis County, Georgia. Lopez was captured by Gaston County Police at a residence on the 5800 block of Orr Road with the help of ...

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  19. Tigers win two in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Metter Advertiser

    Both offenses were strong at the plate as Metter collected 13 hits and Pierce County had 11 in the high-scoring affair Tigers got their offense started when Wil Fun- derburke singled. Fun- derburke, Tucker Wells, Hunter Young and Phil- ip Dekle each managed multiple hits for Metter.

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  20. City of Hazlehurst, Jeff Davis Co. partnering to install splash padRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    In case you're not sure what a splash pad is exactly, it's a compact waterpark with geysers, nozzles, and sprinklers that shower, spray, and mist streams of water for tons of summer fun. The color scheme will be Yellow Jacket blue and gold.

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