Where to watch fireworks in Coffee County

DOUGLAS — Freedom Fest Fireworks will be held tonight, July 3 in Coffee County. The City of Douglas, First National Bank of Coffee County, and other great partners will host the 2021 Freedom Fest July 4th celebration on Saturday, July 3, 2021

Convicted sex offender goes missing in Coffee County

Coffee County sheriff’s investigators are asking for your help locating a convicted sex offender they say is believed to have fled from Coffee County and failed to register a new address. According to the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office, 40-year-old Chrystal Lynn Garren’s

Election Investigation: What happened in Coffee County?

The Georgia Secretary of State’s office is investigating Coffee County’s handling of the recount of the Nov. 3 presidential election. The south Georgia county with about 43,000 residents did not complete its recount by midnight on Wednesday, Dec. 2, the deadline set

Suspect in killing of 15-year-old turns himself in

A suspect in the killing of a 15-year-old boy has turned himself in to the Coffee County Jail, authorities say.  On Wednesday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation secured a Felony Murder arrest warrant for 18-year-old Savionte Torek Traylor, of Douglas, in connection

Georgia teen shot and killed

DOUGLAS — A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed Monday evening and a juvenile suspect is in custody. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on Creekwood Rd., Douglas. Upon arrival, deputies found