The family of Tyler Swearingen prepared to release balloons in his memory at Chipley High School on Sept. 28. From left: Bianca Tharpe, Dathan Tharpe, Ethan Tharpe, Shawn Tharpe, Courtney Tharpe, Jacob Swearingen, Nickolas Swearingen and Lily Hall. Tyler, a junior at CHS, was killed in a car accident on Sept. 23. Keep an eye out for a feature story on Tyler in an upcoming edition. [DIANE M. MOORE | THE NEWS AND ADVERTISER]
A Cairo, Georgia man is behind bars in Washington County after deputies locate a stolen gun during a traffic stop. Â Deputies with the Washington County Sheriffâ€™s Office conducted a traffic stop on State Road 79 near Moss Hill Road on April 22 at 9:45 p.m. During the stop the smell of narcotics was detected. A…
Two men were arrested in separate drug-related incidents last week by the Chipley Police Department.
Gary L. Cunningham Jr., 29, was arrested March 4 after officers received a report of a …
A Chipley man was found guilty Oct. 10 of tampering with a witness and could be facing life in prison.
Authorities are investigating a hit-and-run incident that left a 65-year-old Vernon man dead late Sunday night.
The Holmes County Sheriff’s Office has a warrant for the arrest of a Cottondale man in connection to a burglary that occurred at an Old Mill Road residence earlier this year.
During the …
National Housekeeping Week was observed September 12 through 18, recognizing the value of those who serve in the professional cleaning industry.
Whether caring for businesses, private homes, or