Times Staff Writer Jason Deal brought home the top award for feature writing at the Georgia Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest presentation held last week at Jekyll Island.

Councilman Sapp, arrested for disorderly conduct in May, could face additional charges

 PCHS Class of 2019 encouraged to work hard, achieve success, but never ‘forget your roots’

An argument between a father and son resulted in a shooting and an arrest in the Walkerville area Monday evening.

Bailey Shae Baldwin, 12, of Blackshear, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, May 18, 2019, at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL, on the fifth anniversary of her heart transplant.

If a tree could talk, oh the stories it would tell. After standing quietly for decades, ‘Ole Henry’, a 100-year-old live oak on Cross Swamp Road, has found fame. The tree has been recognized and certified by the Live Oak Society.

The latest proposal for continuing the county’s local option sales tax can’t be put to a vote in June as announced last week, but will have to be held in November.

Ryan Herring is the new coach of the Pierce County Bears.

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday, June 18, to decide whether to extend the county’s special purpose local option sales tax (SPLOST).

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