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Traffic stop leads to crack, meth, ecstasy bust in Telfair County

TELFAIR COUNTY, Ga. (WGXA) -- Telfair County deputies say they arrested a man early Wednesday morning for drugs during a traffic stop. The sheriff's office said deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in McRae-Helena for faulty equipment. Deputies found crack cocaine, methamphetamine, ecstasy pills, and powder on one...
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2 arrested for trafficking meth during traffic stop

TELFAIR COUNTY, Ga. (WGXA) -- Telfair County deputies recently arrested two suspects for trafficking methamphetamine during a traffic stop. On June 29, deputies stopped a vehicle for faulty equipment. The occupants were identified as Jimmy Paul, of Eastman, and Kelly Burnham, of Chauncey. Paul, the driver, gave consent to search...
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Dublin: Top 7 Best Places to Visit in Dublin, Georgia

Nestled in Laurens County is Dublin, a charming little town with a population of just 17,000. Tourists who want to escape the city noise and pollution can find a great hideaway in Dublin. This small city is home to charming, peaceful neighborhoods. You can participate in the colorful St. Patrick’s Festival, which is held every year during March.

Stephanie Stuckey is bringing back her family's iconic roadside brand

If you went on road trips in the old, pre-interstate South, you’ve probably been to a Stuckey’s. Sylvester Stuckey started with a pecan stand in Eastman, Georgia, in 1937, and turned it into a chain with nearly 400 stores in 30 states. Stuckey's was known for deliberately kitschy souvenirs, clean restrooms, and its famous pecan log rolls.

Commercial fire in East Dublin

LAURENS COUNTY, Ga. (WGXA) -- A fire broke out at a commercial kitchen waste recycling facility in East Dublin. On July 4th, the East Dublin Fire Department responded to a call at DAR PRO Solutions, where they saw a huge fire. According to a Facebook post by the East Dublin...

Date Set for the Good Samaritan Heart & Soul Gala

The Heart and Soul Gala organizing committee has announced the Gala event with dinner, dancing and auction will be held Feb. 11, 2023, at the Ritz-Carlton, Reynolds Lake Oconee. The Heart and Soul Gala is the largest annual fundraiser for St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital. Preparations are officially underway...

Mary L. Crenshaw White, Adrian

Mary L. Crenshaw White, age 77, of Adrian passed away on Monday afternoon, July 4, 2022 at Fairview Park Hospital in Dublin. Born in Dorchester, SC, she was the eldest daughter and one of nine children born to the late Furman Boyd Crenshaw and Virginia Lee Mizell Crenshaw. Mary grew up primarily and attended high school in McClellansville, SC. After high school, she married, began her family and settled in Charleston, SC. In the ensuing years, she lived in Alaska and Soperton until returning to Soperton in 2017.

The Best Fine Dining Restaurants in Dublin

There are many things that draw us back to Dublin, again and again. As searingly soulful as it is deeply historic, the Irish capital buzzes with a love of life that captivates even the most cynical of visitors. It’s the city with everything going for it – bar the weather, admittedly – and that includes fine dining. Having undergone somewhat of a restaurant revolution, it’s no longer a question of what are the best restaurants in Dublin, but experiencing some of the best restaurants in the world within Dublin.

Twiggs County Health Department hosts Back to School Bash

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ga. (WGXA) -- The Twiggs County Health Department hosted its Back To School Bash, where parents and kids came out for free school supplies, immunizations, and COVID-19 vaccinations. Aside from the giveaways, the Health Department also hosted the WIC Farmer's Market, providing fresh produce, for free, to any WIC...

Dublin secures $2.29M in state funds for Iron Horse Nature Park and Open Space

A multimillion-dollar state grant will be used to add amenities to those using the Iron Horse Regional Trail in Dublin. “This was one of our priority projects — the legislature and the governor through the budget process made the allocation of $2.29 million to assist with the funding of the Iron Horse Nature Park and Open Space project,” said Shawn Kumagai, who works as district director for local Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan (D-Orinda) while also serving on the Dublin City Council.

Fireworks stolen from Milan fire station ahead of Saturday night’s show

MILAN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Fireworks for Saturday night’s Independence Day Celebration in Milan were stolen from the Milan fire station overnight. That’s according to the Telfair County Sheriff’s Office, which says the fireworks were stolen sometime between 7 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Saturday. Mayor Chad...

Telfair County fireworks stolen from fire station

TELFAIR COUNTY, Ga. — The Telfair County Sheriff's Office is asking for community assistance after someone stole fireworks from the Milan Fire Station. According to a Facebook post by the Sheriff's Office, sometime between 7 p.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. on Saturday morning the Milan fire station was burglarized.

Dublin father and adult daughter missing since March

DUBLIN, Ga. (WGXA) -- The Dublin Police Department is asking for your help finding two missing people. 62-year-old Bobby Gaultney and his 38-year-old daughter, Crystal Garnto, have not been seen since March. Gaultney is described as five feet, nine inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He has gray hair and brown...

Man, woman charged with Trafficking Cocaine after traffic stop

FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A Dublin man and woman were arrested in Monroe County after deputies found drugs in their vehicle. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says deputies pulled over James Jackson and April Jordan on I-75 south in Forsyth on Wednesday. After a search of their car,...

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Eisenhower Parkway

MACON, Ga. — The Bibb County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run accident on Eisenhower Parkway. According to a release from the sheriff's office, this was called into the Macon-Bibb 911 Center just before midnight Friday night. Based on witness statements, a man was walking across the...