FBI investigates judge's spending

HOMERVILLE, Ga. - The sheriff got a patrol car, the tax assessor got a computer, and Homerville City Hall got its carpets cleaned - all...court clerk and a sheriff's deputy. Even Homerville City Hall got a little money through Judge...

Ex-housing director is jailed for embezzling

HOMERVILLE, Ga. --- The former executive director of the Homerville Housing Authority has been sentenced to a year and...housing authority's board gave a member and the Homerville mayor access to its bank records, The Clinch County...

Across Georgia

Police make 3 arrests in drive-by killing HOMERVILLE - Three men have been arrested in a drive-by shooting that killed a Homerville teenager. Travis Tyson, 19, died after being shot twice at an intersection early Saturday morning, authorities...

Deep freeze hits farmers, hurts plants

HOMERVILLE, Ga. - With his four acres of strawberries...At Wayne Hinson's farm south of Homerville, sprinklers running at sunrise added...the temperature a little. North of Homerville, relatively new blueberry farmer Josh...

Georgia's doctor gap

HOMERVILLE, Ga. - Dr. Roger Huelsnitz doesn't just have patients. He has an...estimates that he sees 50 patients a day at his family practice office in Homerville. He has 30 more patients at a nearby nursing home and is on call at the...

Strawberries flourish as county's new crop

HOMERVILLE, Ga. - Tison Bell eats about as many strawberries as he picks. But...or get them already picked from his farm along U.S. Highway 84 near Homerville, between Valdosta and Waycross. A half-mile trail of large strawberry-shaped...

Across Georgia

...Georgia Department of Corrections will close prisons in Odum and Homerville in October and move inmates and staff to other south Georgia...Prison in Glennville. Inmates and staff at the 200-bed Homerville State Prison will move to a new fast-track unit at Valdosta...

Red Devils fall short in Class A

HOMERVILLE, Ga. - Lincoln County traveled to South Georgia with aspirations of making the state semifinals, and in the process toppling...

High school
Sewage problem limits camping at Ga. park

HOMERVILLE, Ga. -- All camping will be suspended at Stephen C. Foster State Park in Clinch County for more than six weeks beginning July...

Arson lawsuits returning to county court

ATLANTA - A tangle of lawsuits and countersuits stemming from a 1996 fire at a Homerville Ford Dealership owned by Sen. Peg Blitch is headed for a court where her husband, Brooks Blitch, is the chief judge. A federal...