Gladys Bates

...Nursing, Augusta, Georgia, she married Dr. William Bates Jr., on June 12, 1945. Dr. and Mrs. Bates made their home in Waycross, Georgia, for more than 50 years where she was a homemaker and helped her husband in his family medicine practice. After...

Breaks dug to keep blaze from Waycross

WAYCROSS, Ga. - Winds are expected to shift to...testing fire breaks plowed to protect Waycross from the 56,000-acre Sweat Farm Road...southerly winds will push more smoke into Waycross and the Manor community over the next...

Fans pay tribute to star from Waycross

WAYCROSS, Ga. - A lot of people from Waycross, the late Gram Parsons' hometown, probably never heard...Tribute from Mr. Griffin's back yard to Little Knights, a Waycross nightclub, from 4 p.m. to midnight today. And it's...

Waycross actor faces teen sex charges

WAYCROSS, Ga. -- Waycross police have charged a community theater actor with molesting and...with the girl, who is under age 16, during incidents occurring in Waycross. He also is accused of having e-mail and other online contact...

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Waycross woman embezzled $600,000, feds say

A federal grand jury has indicted a Waycross woman on mail fraud, wire fraud and...as payroll coordinator for Clayton-Waycross to create false payroll entries over...makes prefabricated modular buildings in Waycross.The indictment that was issued Wednesday...

Waycross woman ordered to pay $2 million restitution

WAYCROSS , Ga. - A federal judge sentenced a Waycross woman to six years and two months in prison Wednesday for stealing $2 million while working as office manager for a small company that a prosecutor said was forced to borrow money to stay in...

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Spill kills fish in canal near Waycross

...Riverkeeper says a chemical spill discovered in a Waycross drainage canal has killed some fish kill but poses...which flows into the Satilla River northeast of Waycross.Waycross City Engineer Frank Baugh says someone may have dumped...

Curtains to rise in Waycross

WAYCROSS, Ga. - The re-opening of the historic...to collapse. Since then, members of Waycross Community Theatre Inc. have raised more...according to Ware County historians. The Waycross-based community theater group, which...

Man says mysterious Civil War photo was really teenage hoax

...frame and beat it up. He put the photo in it. Then he drove 120 miles to a yard sale ? or maybe it was a flea market ? in Waycross, Ga., put the picture down and took a Polaroid of it. He laughs now, when he remembers that it had seemed so important...

Judith Marie Varnadore (WAYCROSS, Ga.)

WAYCROSS, Ga. - Judith Marie Davidson Varnadore, 64, of Waycross died Tuesday (August 4, 2009) at Satilla Regional...of her life in West Palm Beach, FL and has lived in Waycross since 2002. She was a homemaker and loved Quilting...