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Waynesboro, GA
Friday, September 22, 2017

Heavy rain, severe storms possible through mid-week across Georgia

Heavy rainfall amounts are expected Monday through Wednesday, and could produce flooding across the area. A total of approximately two to four inches of rain are possible through Wednesday, with around one inch of rainfall per day. Severe storms are possible as the next storm system impacts the Georgia Tuesday and Wednesday. The main threats will be damaging winds and isolated tornadoes.

Wildfire burns 250 acres, destroys home in southeast Georgia

Fire crews are battling a wildfire in southeast Georgia that has burned 250 acres, or less than half a square mile of woodlands, and destroyed one home.

GBI assisting with inmate death in East Georgia

Authorities in east Georgia are investigating the death of an inmate. The Augusta Chronicle reported that an inmate in the Charles B. Webster Detention Center...

TRAVEL ALERT: GDOT to close rest stops on I-16 in Laurens...

GDOT notes that all improvements are funded by advertising revenue collected by the State Transportation Board’s interstate exit sign Logo Program. There isn’t any taxpayer money involved in these projects

Moody AFB military aircraft crashes near Homerville, GA

CLINCH COUNTY, GA- A plane, A-29A Super Tucano aircraft, from Moody Airforce Base crashed 45 miles north of Homerville, GA, near US-441 according to a...

The George-Anne receives awards at Georgia College Press Association Conference

Georgia Southern's student newspaper nearly needed a second car to bring home their awards from the Georgia College Press Association Conference.

Erin Brockovich to investigate possible Waycross cancer clusters

Erin Brockovich was a movie about a real-life single mother who was hired as a legal assistant and helped bring down a large California...

South Georgia minister arrested during sex crime sting

A minister from South Georgia started his new year in jail after being charged during an undercover sex sting where the man attempted to meet with a minor.

Miss Georgia Southern 2017 begins reign

Georgia Southern has a new queen.

Georgia Southern to host 1st Veterans Day Ceremony

Georgia Southern will soon host it's very first Veterans Day Ceremony at the university's Military and Student Veteran Center on Veterans Day this year
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