Outgoing Chamber of Commerce Chair Joy Burch-Meeks, center, presents a plaque honoring the late James Harper to his daughter, Peggy Riggins, right, and his granddaughter, Jodi Ammons.
Incoming Chair Jeff Chandler presents an honorary gavel to outgoing Wayne County Chamber of Commerce Chair Joy Burch-Meeks.
Renovations are being done to this home on West Plum Street to make it a transitional housing center.
A Friday afternoon train-truck collision in Gardi resulted in the death of a Townsend man. The investigation into the accident is continuing.
Showing some of The Press-Sentinel’s plaques for first-place awards and general excellence are, from left, reporter Derby Waters, news editor Drew Davis, chairman of the board Dink NeSmith and publisher Eric Denty.

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Outgoing Chamber of Commerce Chair Joy Burch-Meeks, center, presents a plaque honoring the late James Harper to his daughter, Peggy Riggins, right, and his granddaughter, Jodi Ammons.
The Wayne County Chamber of Commerce’s most prestigious award has a new name.
Incoming Chair Jeff Chandler presents an honorary gavel to outgoing Wayne County Chamber of Commerce Chair Joy Burch-Meeks.
The Wayne County Chamber of Commerce celebrated what outgoing Chair Joy Burch-Meeks called “a year of partnerships” Thursday night.
Ludowici, Baxley, Alma, Waycross, Brunswick and Nahunta each has one. Jesup does not.

Opinion

The Wayne County Chamber of Commerce put forth another successful Legacy Dinner Thursday night.
Wayne County was well-represented at the Miss Georgia and Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen competitions in Columbus last week.
Wednesday morning a disturbed man opened fire on a group of lawmakers and staffers from Capitol Hill.

Sports

Arthur Williams Middle School recently held its fourth annual Relay for Life Golf Tournament at Pine Forest Country Club.
Yellow Jacket defensive back Treg Patterson battles for the ball against a Clinch County receiver. Patterson also caught a touchdown pass against Brantley County.
The Wayne County High Yellow Jackets showed even more improvement this past Saturday at the Allen Bailey 7-on-7 football tournament in Darien.

Obituaries

Rinehart & Sons
 
Helen Withrow Robson
Ludowici—Helen Withrow Robson of Ludowici died June 20, 2017.
Rinehart & Sons
 
Loretta Drury Bishop
Rinehart & Sons
 
James Franklin “Frank” Brown

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