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Man charged with burglary in break-in

Man charged with burglary in break-in

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office obtained arrest warrants on June 12 for Nathan Kyle Germain, 22, of Winder, for his involvement in the break-in of a Dollar General Store located in the Nicholson area.  

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Lawyers: Errors in drug test

Lawyers: Errors in drug test

Kelly Gissendaner is accusing the Georgia Department of Corrections of hiding evidence and claims there were flaws in the testing of a drug that led to the postponement of her execution.

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Winder PD officers beef up  on skills to nab drunken drivers

Winder PD officers beef up on skills to nab drunken drivers

The Winder Police Department is emphasizing its pursuit of drunk drivers.

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Execution drug test reveals no reason for cloudiness

Tests performed on a drug that was to be used in the lethal injection of former Auburn resident Kelly Gissendaner could not determine what led to the precipitation that delayed her execution.

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Congressman Hice attends latest drug court graduation

Congressman Hice attends latest drug court graduation

May is typically the month for graduations, and the graduation ceremony signifies accomplishment. That was certainly true for the four graduates of the Barrow County Specialty Courts on Wednesday evening. A large crowd of supporters made up of family, friends and members of the Specialty Courts team gathered for the 11th graduation ceremony since the first participants started in the program in May of 2010.

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