Bill filed for 150% increase of compensation of Candler Co. Board of Ed Members

A bill has been filed in the Georgia General Assembly to increase the compensation of Candler County School Board members by 150%. State Representative Butch...

Group Requests Bulloch Courthouse Display 10 Commandments, 9 Other Historical Documents

County Attorney Jeff Akins advised Commissioners to do research before making an official decision

WATCH: Congressman Rick Allen: “In my District, the Small Businesses are Back”

12th District Congressman Rick W. Allen from Georgia spoke on the House floor recentlyta in support of “Tax Reform 2.0,” a three bill package intended to...

Answers to Lingering Questions in Oak Park: Clerk severance, current account balances & more

The abrupt departure of former Oak Park City Clerk Monica Slater left several questions unanswered for residents as the city limped through an interim clerk and the hiring of a new city clerk.

New Oak Park Clerk Was Terminated from Last Clerk Job in Neighboring City

The City of Oak Park has hired a new city clerk after the abrupt departure of Monica Slater, but according to city officials in...

Elected Officials in Southeast Georgia Come out Strong for John Barrow in Sec. of...

Barrow has endorsements from nearly ever county he represented while he was in Congress.

Senator Jack Hill Named to Senate Study Committee on Local Government Fees

Lt. Governor Casey Cagle announced appointments to the Senate Study Committee on Local Government Fees. This Study Committee, created by SR 1170 and sponsored by Senator...

Auditor: Claxton Gets a ‘C’ on Financial Audit, Revenues Still Exceeding Expenditures

The Claxton City Council heard details of their FY 2017 financial audit at Monday’s council meeting and while the letter grade has improved from two years ago - a ‘D’ - the auditor says there is still work to be done.

Evans Commissioners Mulling Additional Loan to Evans Memorial Hospital

The Evans County Commissioners are weighing whether or not to allow Evans Memorial Hospital the ability to utilize excess funds in the debt service...

Oak Park Meeting Policy Conflicts with Ga Supreme Court Ruling

A notice posted on the door of the community center where Oak Park Council meetings are held may be in conflict with a Supreme...