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Butler making history in her bid to win sheriff's election
Anna Butler may not consider herself a “history-maker,” but when she qualified last week to fill the unexpired term of late Crisp County Sheriff Donnie Haralson that’s exactly what she became.
The 33-year-old Columbus native who has resided here since age 2 is the first female ever to run for the sheriff’s office in the county’s 109-year existence.
Sheriff's office recovers another stolen four-wheeler
Joint collaboration by sheriff’s offices in Crisp and Sumter counties led Monday to the recovery of a fifth four-wheeler stolen here during the month of June.
Local man shot
A local man is being treated in a Macon hospital following after being shot early Tuesday morning.
Sheriff's race qualifying ends; early voting begins in Crisp
Qualifying ended this past Friday for a special sheriff’s office election to be held and early voting began Monday for run-off races for U.S. Senate and state school superintendent posts.
I-75 accidents in Crisp, Dooly lead to heavy traffic snarl
A series of vehicle accidents Monday on I-75 in both Crisp and Dooly counties has led to unusually heavy traffic passing through the city on U.S. 41.
Calypso named "Top Dog"
Earlier today the Crisp County 4-H sponsored their annual Dog Show for young competitors and their canine companions held this year at the Crisp Regional Hospital Park.
Crisp commissioners approve FY 2015 budget
Crisp County Board of Commissioners used a Friday called meeting to place their stamp of approval on a balanced FY 2015 budget of $22,696,085.
Vienna couple dead in apparent murder-suicide
A Vienna couple is dead as the result of an apparent murder-suicide that took place at the family home late Thursday night, but authorities aren’t saying which of them died first or how their deaths occurred.
Wreck victim identified
The identity of the driver killed in a noon-hour Thursday wreck on U.S. Hwy. 280 W. has been identified by authorities.
Trio faces drug possession charges levied by Crisp Sheriff's Office
A Wilcox County resident and two out-of-state subjects passing through the city have been arrested on drug charges filed by the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office.
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