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Missing Waverly Man Found Dead In South Carolina

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Jesse Conley went missing earlier this month. His body was found in a South Carolina woods on Sunday.
9:10AM
October
27, 2014

Searchers found the body of 58-year-old Jesse Conley of Waverly, early on Saturday afternoon in some woods about 30 miles north of Charleston, South Carolina.

Historic Emmitt House Destroyed In Fire

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The building has gone through several owners over recent years and several openings and closings. The current owner had reopened it in September.
10:56AM
January
7, 2014

The historic Emmitt House in Waverly burned Monday night as firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures trying to put it out. Officials said the restaurant, built as a hotel in 1861, is probably a total loss.