Stories by Donna Stillinger

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

3 charged in Thomson wrecker thefts

Three Atlanta area men are under arrest, charged in the weekend theft of two Thomson wreckers.
By Donna Stillinger

McDuffie 'missing man' dies

The McDuffie County man who was found last week after a massive three-day search died Tuesday, a relative confirmed.
By Donna Stillinger

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Thomson plane crash investigated

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate a small-plane crash at Thomson-McDuffie County Airport on Tuesday night.
By Donna Stillinger

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Missing McDuffie County man found safe

The McDuffie County Sheriff's Office confirmed Tuesday evening that an Alzheimer's victim who had been missing since Sunday has been found safe.
By Donna Stillinger

Monday, June 6, 2016

Weather halts search for McDuffie man

The search for a missing McDuffie County Alzheimer's patient who walked away from his Ridge Road home Sunday afternoon was called off Monday night because of weather but will resume Tuesday.
By Donna Stillinger

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Money seized from businesses in possible gambling law violations

The GBI’s Commercial Gambling Unit along with the Georgia Lottery Corporation today seized money from several businesses in Warren County allegedly violating Georgia’s commercial gambling laws.
By Donna Stillinger

Monday, May 9, 2016

Wreck kills Thomson man, 19

A 19-year-old Thomson man was killed in a two-vehicle accident late Sunday night.
By Donna Stillinger

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Evans woman charged with illegal contact with child

A 28-year-old Evans woman was arrested in Lincoln County Thursday on a charge of obscene internet contact with a child, authorities said.
By Donna Stillinger

Evans woman arrested in Internet sex sting

A 28 year old Evans woman was arrested by deputies of the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office and charged with the offense of obscene internet contact with a child.
By Donna Stillinger

Thursday, March 10, 2016

6-year-old killed in McDuffie interstate crash

The accident happened shortly before 5 p.m. Thursday near mile marker 170 and involved a pickup and a tractor-trailer. The pickup's driver and a passenger were taken to area hospitals.
By Donna Stillinger

Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016

1 dead in McDuffie County accident

Law enforcement in McDuffie County continues to investigate two serious accidents, one of them fatal.
By Donna Stillinger

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

Holdup suspects captured

A South Carolina couple has been charged in the Thursday armed robbery of a McDuffie County convenience store.
By Donna Stillinger

Monday, Dec. 21, 2015

2 arrested in Augusta man's death

Two men have been arrested on charges related to last month's discovery of an Augusta man's body near the Jefferson-McDuffie county line.
By Donna Stillinger

Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

McDuffie slaying suspect caught

The woman wanted in the slaying of her father in Dearing on Tuesday night has been apprehended.
By Donna Stillinger

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

Arrest made in Warrenton shooting

A Warrenton man has been charged with aggravated assault after he reportedly shot a would-be robber at his house.
By Donna Stillinger

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015

Ex-McDuffie County official in custody

Former McDuffie County EMS Director Tim Edwards is in custody after a hearing Wednesday in federal court.
By Donna Stillinger

Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015

Thomson slaying suspect in custody

A suspect in last week's slaying of a Thomson High School student is in jail.
By Donna Stillinger

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

Brother sought in slaying of Thomson teen

An arrest warrant has been issued for the brother of a Thomson High School student fatally shot Monday night.
By Donna Stillinger

Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Ex-McDuffie County official pleads guilty to child porn

Officials with the Southern District U.S. Attorney's office say that a plea agreement was filed in federal court Thursday in the case of former McDuffie County EMS Director Tim Edwards.
By Donna Stillinger

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

Warren man guilty of killing wife

John Alan Jacobs was found guilty of murdering his wife, 52-year-old Harriett Jacobs, in October 2014.
By Donna Stillinger
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