Incumbents run unopposed for Hazlehurst City Council

HAZLEHURST — Two city council members who are running for reelection in Hazlehurst will not face any opposition in their bids to keep their seats. Most residents may not be aware, but before you can run for office, you have to pay

Around Georgia: Cobb officer who was shot is back home

The Cobb County Police officer who was shot Sunday is resting comfortably at home now. The Cobb County Police Department thanked the community for praying for the officer during his recovery. Below is the social media post from the police department. “We

Two arrested in slaying of Hazlehurst man

HAZLEHURST — 36-year-old Hazlehurst man was shot to death last week. Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the slaying. Chief Ken Williams reports that, on Wednesday, May 12, at about 9:20 p.m., the Hazlehurst Police Department responded to the intersection

Shooting at Georgia park leads to crackdown on park hours

Following what city officials are calling a ‘melee’ that lead to a shooting at Mary Frazier McLean Community Park, the city is cracking down on activities in the park after hours. Existing ordinances close the parks in the city from dusk until