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Broxton PD arrests two on drug possession, distribution charges

Broxton PD arrests two on drug possess…

January 21, 2019 by Staff Reports

The Broxton Police Department arrested two individuals for possession of ecstasy last week. One of the subjects officers apprehended was out on bond from a previous arrest, also for ecstasy possession.   According to a release posted on the Broxton Police Department’s Facebook page on Jan. 18, Broxton police officers conducted a...

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Evidence in Wright murder trial showed defendant changed story three times

Evidence in Wright murder trial showed…

January 19, 2019 by Submitted

Walter "Rusty" Wright was found guilty today of felony murder regarding the death of Oletha Brady. The trial began on Wednesday, January 16, and was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney John Rumker with Judge Andy Spivey presiding over the proceedings.   The evidence showed that shortly before 1 am on May...

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Jury convicts Wright of murder

Jury convicts Wright of murder

January 18, 2019 by Robert Preston

Friday afternoon, a jury convicted Walter Russell "Rusty" Wright of felony murder in the death of Oletha Brady, 57, who was found shot to death inside the residence at 6280 Highway 32 West, Lot 4, on May 13, 2017. Wright had been charged with malice murder, felony murder, and possession...

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Jameon Gaskin tackles opponents, adversity with equal ferocity

Jameon Gaskin tackles opponents, adver…

January 17, 2019 by Submitted

By Brandon Miller   Coffee High’s history on the gridiron is littered with great players. Invariably, when people talk about the greatest Trojans, they often go back to the 70’s and early to mid-80’s. The story here, however, is about Coffee High’s most recent high flyer -- Jameon Gaskin, two-time All-State linebacker...

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Authorities charge Melinda McSwain with murder in 1991 disappearance of Sabrina Long

Authorities charge Melinda McSwain wit…

January 15, 2019 by Robert Preston

Melinda McSwain, 46, of Broxton, has been indicted on murder charges in the 1991 disappearance of Sabrina Long in Macon, according to a story published last week in The Macon Telegraph.   Officers from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested McSwain in October on charges related to Long’s disappearance, a case...

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County commission names Jimmy Kitchens chair, sells property at Ashley Street and Coweta Avenue

County commission names Jimmy Kitchens…

January 11, 2019 by Robert Preston

At the first county commission meeting of 2019, commissioners named Jimmy Kitchens as commission chair and Johnny Wayne Jowers as vice chair. “I’d like to thank Mr. Dovers for the work he’s done for the past year. He’s a young guy and he took over and he’s done real well...

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News

Hurst and Hurst CPAs and Guilford Bookkeeping and Tax Services announce merger

Hurst and Hurst CPAs and Guilford Bookkeeping and Tax Services announce merger

Hurst and Hurst CPAs is pleased to announce the merger of Guilford Bookkeeping and Tax...

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Community

American Legion Post 515 assists Boy Scouts with donation, flag disposal

American Legion Post 515 assists Boy Scouts with donation, flag disposal

At a general membership meeting on January 16, 2019, Commander Alfalene Walker and members of American...

Sports

South Georgia Tech nips SGSC 79-74 in overtime

South Georgia Tech nips SGSC 79-74 in overtime

The South Georgia Tech Jets outscored the South Georgia State College Hawks 5-1 in the...


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