Traffic watchers work to keep commute smooth

...traffic was constant but did not see the back-ups engineers run into some mornings. A crash 70 miles west on I-20 in Greene County shut down all lanes for almost three hours and might have curbed the morning rush, but Cassell said it was difficult...

Tenn. slaying fugitives caught in Newberry

...16-year-old girl and two 15-year-old boys fled Greene County, Tenn., after the 16-year-old killed his 36-year-old...Police have said the teens took at least eight guns from Greene County, Tenn. They also face accessory and theft charges...

Emily Neal

...THOMSON, Ga. - Mrs. Emily Simons Neal, 75, of Ridge Ave. entered into rest March 17, 2014. Mrs. Neal was born in Greene County, Georgia and was the daughter of the late John David Simons and the late Monteen Wray Hunt and the late T. B. Hunt...

Augusta men held in Athens kidnapping

...had a pretty good lead on them, but not enough to run up a hill," said Favors, who lives in a rural area near the Greene County line.He estimated he ran about 70 yards when he fell to the ground."I couldn't go no more and that's when...

Father and son harvest big bucks on same day

...that are fairly close to Augusta.One meeting will be held from 2:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. on Nov. 12 at the Greene County Library in Greensboro, Ga.; and another meeting will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 19 at Georgia...

Buck-only days return in Georgia this weekend

...Closer to home, the Department of Natural Resources is actually adding new acreage for public hunting in Hancock and Greene counties, where 1,390 acres is being added to the Oconee WMA."We are thrilled with these new additions to the Oconee WMA...

Friday's Prep Scores

...0Pickens 42, River Ridge 21Pike County 21, Henry County 14Prince Avenue Christian 42, Pinecrest 6Rabun County 40, Greene County 14Randolph-Clay 39, Calhoun County 14Richmond Academy 49, Cross Creek 6Richmond Hill 41, Jenkins 21Ridgeland 42...

Michael Smallwood

...Counselor at First United Methodist Church of Thomson. Coach Smallwood coached football for the Thomson Bulldogs, Greene County Tigers, Lincoln County Red Devils and also coached recreational sports in Lincoln County. He was currently serving...

Doyle Merritt

...Martinez, GA, died on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at University Hospital in Augusta, GA. Born July 31, 1937 in Greene County, he was the son of the late Reid Ceils Merritt and Onnie Belle Lewis Merritt. He attended Greensboro High School...

Lincoln County up to No. 3 in football poll

...their past six games.Finally, in Class AA, Washington-Wilkes and Screven County are in the receiving votes section. The Tigers, once as high as No. 7 this season, rebounded from a loss to Jefferson by beating Greene County 48-0.