2021 Drumstick Dash money to help Rescue Mission of Roanoke continue to provide meals to those in need

2021 Drumstick Dash money to help Rescue Mission of Roanoke continue to provide meals to those in need

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) – The annual Drumstick Dash returned in-person on Thanksgiving Day this year. The event is hosted by the Atlantic Union Bank and supports the Rescue Mission of Roanoke. CEO of the Rescue Mission, Lee Clark, said they are still tallying the money raised from the thousands of participants but said it looks … Read more

Sheriff threatens lawsuit if county won’t provide more money

Sheriff threatens lawsuit if county won’t provide more money

WOODBINE, Ga. – The sheriff of Camden County says he may sue county leaders because they won’t increase his budget.Sheriff Jim Proctor is expressing frustration, with The Brunswick News reporting he wants to increase pay for deputies and jail guards.Proctor said law enforcement faces “unprecedented challenges” recruiting and retaining “the best and brightest men and women to … Read more

Sheriff Threatens Lawsuit if County Won’t Provide More Money | Georgia News

WOODBINE, Ga. (AP) — A southeast Georgia sheriff says he may sue county leaders because they won’t increase his budget.Camden County Sheriff Jim Proctor is expressing frustration, with The Brunswick News reporting he wants to increase pay for deputies and jail guards.Proctor said law enforcement faces “unprecedented challenges” recruiting and retaining “the best and brightest … Read more

New Pender County jail to save money and provide more space

With a packed jail, Pender County Sheriff Alan W. Cutler is looking forward to a day when the county doesn’t have to waste money, time and resources to send inmates to other places. But in the meantime, officials will continue to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars.That may change in upcoming years as progress continues for a new jail. Officials … Read more