Spurt carries Burke County

JESUP, Ga. - Keenan Parker's two touchdown runs lifted Burke County to a 15-10 victory over Wayne County in a Region 3-AAAA game...

River becomes crucial in Jesup mill hearing

JESUP, Ga. - Darien and Jesup are 34 miles and a river apart. Jesup relies on the Rayonier Inc. pulp mill on a high bluff above the Altamaha River for its best jobs. Darien relies on the freshwater from the Altamaha to nourish the estuary where...

Man gets life sentence in beating death of Jesup judge

JESUP, Ga. - A jury spared Bobby Rex Stribling Jr.'s life Saturday for the brutal beating death of Jesup municipal Judge Glenn Thomas Jr. three years ago.The three-man, nine-woman jury sentenced Stribling to life in prison with no possibility...

Latest News | Crime & courts
Jesup Dolly wins AMPED Music Contest

Rock band Jesup Dolly, with their original song Evangeline, took the top prize in 2012's AMPED: The Augusta Chronicle Music Contest finals...

Mr. Rodney Odum (JESUP, Ga.)

JESUP, Ga.- Mr. Rodney Odum, age 53, of Jesup, passed away Dec. 22, 2003. Survivors include his wife, Karla Morris Odum of Jesup and son Andy Odum of Augusta. He was a retired iron worker...

Mr. Rodney Odum (JESUP, Ga.)

JESUP, Ga.- Rodney Odum, 53, of Jesup passed away Dec. 22, 2003. He is survived by his wife, Karla Morris Odum of Jesup; two children, Andy Odum of Augusta and Angee (John) Ammons...

Steven A. Cope (JESUP, GA.)

JESUP, GA. - Steven A. Cope, Sr., died April...Steven, Jr., and Anthony 'Tyler', all of Jesup; mother, Patsy King, of Warrenton, Ga...Cemetery. Rinehart & Sons Funeral Home of Jesup, Ga., is in charge . The Augusta Chronicle-April...

Esther T. McKinley (JESUP, Ga.)

JESUP, Ga. - Mrs. Esther McKinley entered into...time resident of Augusta before moving to Jesup. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church...Survivors include, Barbara Douglas, niece, Jesup and many godchildren, other relatives and...

Mr. Eugene W. Jordan (JESUP, Ga.)

Send flowers to this funeral JESUP, Ga. - Eugene W. Jordan, age 91, died...Wayne County, residing most of his life in Jesup. He graduated from Wayne County High School...Funeral Home, Gordon-Harrison Chapel of Jesup, is in charge of funeral arrangements...

Mr. Otis Palmer (JESUP, Ga.)

JESUP, Ga.- Mr. Otis "Billy" Palmer entered into rest on Tuesday, February 10, 2004, in Jesup. He was a native of Burke County and was the son of the late Spread Palmer, Sr., and the late Rosa Lee Palmer. Funeral services will be Saturday...