Eagles beaten at home

...Josey had a big passing night, but it wasn't enough to beat Hancock Central.Two Josey quarterbacks combined for 221 yards passing...85-yard touchdown pass from Nate Anderson to Ennashia Gardner. Hancock 14 8 0 6 ? 34Josey 0 0 6 8 ? 14Third QuarterJ?Andrew...

Suspect arrested in Warrenton bank robbery

...arrested Friday and charged with robbing First Citizens Bank in Warrenton, Ga.Mario Ruff was arrested about 5:30 p.m. in Hancock County.Warren County Chief Deputy Sammy Purvis said a man entered the bank about 1:20 p.m. and demanded money. As he...

Hancock fire prompts changes

SPARTA, Ga. - Hancock County officials are searching for temporary office space after a historic...authorities have said the fire caused about $5.5 million in damage to the Hancock County Courthouse which is listed on the National Register of Historic...

Hancock County's historic courthouse burns

SPARTA, Ga. - The state fire marshal will investigate a Monday morning fire that gutted Hancock County's historic courthouse, destroying records and forcing many county and court offices to seek new quarters.County Manager...

Hancock County officials to lease office space from local college after courthouse fire

Hancock County officials will soon have temporary office space after the county's historic courthouse was gutted by fire earlier this...

Josey holds off Butler

...accumulated 115 yards in penalties.QUOTABLE: "Last year was the process; this is the result," Josey coach Raleigh Roundtree said.NEXT: Hancock Central at Josey, 7:30 p.m., Friday; Butler at Swainsboro, 7:30 p.m., Sept. 19.

Mary Hancock

LOUISVILLE, Ga. - Mrs. Mary Nell Hancock of Highway 17 South died Friday afternoon...of the Midville Baptist Church. Mrs. Hancock was preceded in death by her parents, husband William Bruce Hancock, son Rick Hancock and grandson Phil Hancock...

Bus cameras being tested to deal with offenders

...attempting to board the bus on Belair Road. He was taken off life support on Dec. 26, two weeks after being hit.Scott William Hancock, 20, was charged with vehicular homicide and reckless driving.Injuries and deaths from passing a bus are rare locally...

Hancock Central romps

HANCOCK CENTRAL 62, WARREN COUNTY 12SPARTA, Ga...Dontarius Brookins scored three touchdowns as Hancock Central blew past Warren County.Brookins...Collins 1-13, Jermaine Berry 10-6. Hancock Central: Fluellen 5-98, Brookins 8-80...

Aquinas holds off late charge to beat Hancock Central in region semifinals

...The Irish withstood a late charge by Hancock Central to win 67-60 in the Region 7-A...advantage was 10 with 3:30 remaining.But Hancock Central began a comeback that led to only...didn't have good flow. You have to give Hancock credit. They played like they wanted...