SB 384 not presented to House for vote

SB 384 not presented to House for vote

Bill to protect Satilla River passes twice before ending with House Rules Committee Staff Reporter Legislation aimed at protecting the pristine environment of the Satilla River corridor did not pass stalling before it was presented for a final vote by the House....
Tragic accident claims lives of two Saturday

Tragic accident claims lives of two Saturday

Sheriff urges safety for residents wanting to ride golf carts and ATVS Staff Report HOBOKEN — A late-night accident Saturday involving a golf cart and a vehicle killed two people and injured a third. Brantley County Sheriff Len Davis confirmed Monday morning the...
SB 384 not presented to House for vote

County misquoted on Senate Bill 384

House Natural Resources Committee told Commission, Constitutional Officers say ‘No’ By RICK HEAD Publisher Brantley County officials were blindsided when it was stated they “opposed” Senate Bill 384, a bill that would prohibit any new landfills within three miles of...
Incumbents fend off challengers to keep seats

Incumbents fend off challengers to keep seats

By RICK HEAD Publisher Intermittent showers of rain didn’t derail residents from voting in Tuesday’s General Primary election, but a computer glitch slowed the counting process after the polls closed at 7 p.m. There were 1,615 ballots cast election day at the three...
Law enforcement trying to combat publics’ unrest

Law enforcement trying to combat publics’ unrest

Sheriff Davis, Chief Campisi say following protocol is best way to handle issues By RICK HEAD Publisher At a time when law enforcement is suffering a “black eye” from deaths in Brunswick (Georgia), Louisville (Kentucky) and Minneapolis (Minnesota), Sheriff Len Davis...
Tragic accident claims lives of two Saturday

Brantley dive team recovers body of Florida man

Staff Report The body of a Jacksonville, Fla., man was recovered Sunday afternoon after he failed to surface a day earlier from a swimming outing with friends. The incident occurred at Moccasin Creek Off-Road Park bordering the Brantley County-Pierce County line...