SEGA Construction & maintenance activities scheduled this week – Aug 26-31

There's a lengthy list of projects going on around our region this week -->

6 Arrests Made, 1 Outstanding Warrant in Jesup Murder Case

Six arrests have been made and one individual is wanted on an outstanding warrant in connection with a murder in Jesup almost two weeks ago.

Updates to City Policy Could Negatively Impact Current Claxton Employees

A proposed change to the City of Claxton’s Personnel Policy could negatively impact current employees who have accrued a substantial amount of vacation time...

Georgia Southern University offers new tool to match course credits for military experience

Georgia Southern University is making it easier for active-duty military or veterans to find out what courses they can receive credit for based on their previous military experience.

Heart of Georgia lowers claims in June

Preliminary results showed the 17-county area also saw its number of employed residents and labor force decrease in June. 

Major heroin trafficker and co-conspirator from Savannah sentenced

Both worked under different names..."G" and "Monica Lewinsky."

GDOL and Rotary Corp. host job fair in August

A job fair will take place in Tattnall County next month.

Georgia Southern to provide free shuttle service connecting Statesboro and Savannah campuses

The intercampus shuttle will make two round trips on days that University offices are open.

Superintendent’s Wife Will Not Work for Evans Co. in 2019-20 School Year

In light of the public blow back over the hiring processes in a closed-door meeting, the wife of Superintendent Martin Waters will not be employed by the Evans County School System for the 2019-2020 school year. 

Evans BOE Adopted State-Mandated Nepotism Policy After Hiring of Superintendent’s Wife

Since 2010, school boards have been required by state law and Georgia DOE guidelines to have a nepotism policy in place. The Evans County school system has never had one and did not adopt one until 2 weeks after the questionable hiring incident.