Filling a U.S. Senate seat should not be a dog and pony show or an opportunity for political grandstanding.
VARNELL — To meet a deadline to have a new Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) placed on the May 2020 ballot, SPLOST Advisory Committee members may need to to pick up the pace.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — The election for Moultrie City Council’s District 1 Post 1 seat faces controversy as one of the three candidates has talked about dropping out and another has been disqualified.
HOMERVILLE — The state Public Service Commission postponed a decision Tuesday on whether to accept a settlement agreement arising from a natural gas explosion that leveled a Homerville business and injured three women.
DALTON, Ga. — A man with a history of felony crimes dating back 15 years was sentenced to 20 years in prison without the possibility of parole after pleading guilty to armed robbery in Whitfield County recently.
DALTON, Ga. — A Resaca man died Friday after being pinned between a truck and a tractor-trailer that was being towed near the Connector 3 exit of I-75, a Georgia State Patrol sergeant said.
TIFTON — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating the death of a man who was in Tifton Police Department custody, according to a press release.
VALDOSTA — Students will have a right to speak their minds, which could include religious viewpoints, at Lowndes County school events if the board of education approves a new proposal.
THOMASVILLE — The crowd standing at the front door of a Carroll Hill convenience store Monday night witnessed a would-be robbery by a would-be robber.
DALTON, Ga. — So-called 5G wireless technology promises connection speeds 10 times greater than current cellphone technology.
TIFTON — The Tifton Tift County Chamber of Commerce’s Business and Education Workforce Committee toured the TC Transcontinental plant, located at 390 Southwell Blvd. on Thursday, Sept. 12.
TIFTON — Tyler White came to ABAC last year as a freshman to play junior college golf. According to his head coach Larry Bonds, White’s work ethic is second to none and because of this he has been selected as the team captain.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — What’s for dinner? Twelve second-year PCOM Georgia DO students recently spent four afternoons at the Moultrie, Georgia, YMCA cooking up a storm.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Tallahassee woman accused of striking two children with her car last October was sentenced Friday to five years in prison followed by 10 years on probation.
THOMASVILLE — A partnership between Goodwill Industries of the Big Bend and Envision Credit Union will provide students in Thomas County with vouchers to purchase school supplies.
TIFTON — The Georgia Museum of Agriculture held a preview of the “A Photo Album of Ireland” exhibit for special guests and staff on Sept. 3.
PERRY – The Tiftarea Panthers came back from an unexpected bye week hungry to win after weather conditions on the East Coast cancelled the scheduled game against Frederica Academy.
MOULTRIE, Ga.—The Burning Bush Holy Tabernacle Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God with Christ’s tent revival entered its final day on Monday, Sept. 9. In the words of its pastors, it sowed a seed.
MOULTRIE, Ga. – Cox Elementary School students and staff were entertained Friday, Sept. 6, as the world famous musician, Babara Bangoura, performed and shared stories about the use and meaning of music in his culture. Students were able to ask questions of Bangoura following his performance and many were interested to know how he became so skilled at playing.
VALDOSTA – Army 1st Sgt. Brian Jones of New York was in his last few weeks of basic training at Fort Knox, Ky., when Sept. 11 happened.
CHATSWORTH, Ga. — Chris Clark, Georgia Chamber of Commerce president and CEO, implored his audience during a Murray County Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn event Wednesday to have plans in place for industry disruptions, automation, cybersecurity and response — or else "you will be run over."
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Mr. Elbert "Teasie" Lee Johnson Sr., 83, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in the Chapel of Williams Funeral Home of Milledgeville with the Rev. Larry Glover officiating. Interment will follow in Cooperville Bapt…
Services Celebrating the Life of Mrs. Alma Jean Poole of Milledgeville, will be held on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, at noon at Second Beulah Baptist Church, 3014 Beulah Highway Sparta. Remains will lie in state at 11 a.m. until the service hour. The interment will follow at Hickory Cemetery. Alm…
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