Death penalty sought in Wadley slaying

...Bobby Reeves when Altman made the statement.Lemon, 37, of Wadley was arrested in June in the death of Jamillah Mia Holmes. A...discovered her body May 12 at a trash dump site on River Road near Wadley.Lemon was charged with one count of murder, one count of...

Body found near dumping site in Wadley, Ga.

The body of an unidentified woman was found near a dumping site in Wadley, Ga., Monday, authorities said.Police were called after the body of a black woman, described as being between the ages of...

Jury convicts Wadley man for Jefferson County double homicide

Editor's Note: The name of victim Corey Kemp was misspelled in this article. The Chronicle regrets the error. A Wadley, Ga., man tried in Augusta for the stabbing deaths of two people, was convicted of multiple charges Friday and sentenced...

Wadley grant to fund recycled wastewater for biomass plant

The city of Wadley, Ga., will receive a $1,518,152 loan from the Georgia Environmental...per day of treated effluent to the North Star Renewable Energy plant.Wadley will pay 1.82 percent interest on the 20-year loan. It received a...

Sandersville man charged in death of woman found near garbage dump site

...woman whose body was found near a garbage collection site in Wadley last month, police said Friday.On Thursday, the Jefferson...May 12, the body of 28-year-old Jamillah Mia Holmes, of Wadley, was found on River Road. Holmes suffered blunt-force trauma...

Point guard Wadley key to Temple wins

...in 20 years. Then, point guard Quincy Wadley returned from a shoulder sprain and the...definitely said to myself, 'It's time,"' Wadley said after Sunday's 75-54 win over...trying to do a good job of leading." Wadley's presence could mean the difference...

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GBI makes arrest in Wadley double homicide

WADLEY, Ga. -- Willie James Kitchens, 30, of Barbara Street in Wadley, was taken into custody today about 2:50 p.m. in regards to the deaths of two Wadley citizens. With the arrest of a suspect, GBI Special...

GBI delivers report on shooting in Wadley

...of Investigation on a fatal shooting in Wadley by a part-time officer might be on its...The shooting occurred April 3 when two Wadley police officers responded to a domestic...on one of the officers with a knife, Wadley Police Chief Wesley Lewis said at the...

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Area briefs: Wadley woman dies in car accident

...Jefferson County, Ga., claimed the life of a Wadley woman, police said. At about 11:10 a.m...a car heading east on U.S. Highway 78 in Wadley, said Officer Wesley Lewis of the Wadley Police Department. Some witnesses told police...

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Unidentified body found in Wadley

WADLEY, Ga. -- A body was found Monday in a wooded area behind a residence on Martin Luther King Jr. Extension in Wadley. The body, found by Wadley police officers, has not been identified. The body was taken to the GBI Crime Lab for autopsy.