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Tifton's Tastiest: Top 4 Pizzas You Can't Miss
This article presents four of the best pizzas you can find in Tifton. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of them yet? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
SGMC Health Names Richardson as Health System Hero
SGMC Health honored Brett Richardson, RN, Patient Care Coordinator, as the February Health System Hero at the monthly Board of Trustees meeting. Richardson was recognized for being the ultimate team player, safety advocate, and leader in his role. Richardson has been with the health system for over 9 years and...
Experience Authentic Mexico in Tifton: The 5 Mexican Restaurants You Need to Try
In this article, we're exploring five exceptional Mexican restaurants in Tifton. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Tara Grinstead, 30, missing since October 22, 2005, in Georgia after dinner party with friends
The small town of Ocilla, Georgia, remains haunted by the unsolved disappearance of Tara Faye Grinstead, a 30-year-old high school teacher and former beauty queen, last seen on October 22, 2005. Despite extensive investigations and two arrests, her case remains a mystery, leaving a community in search of answers.
Today the gas price is close to $3.14 in Ty Ty as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
‘I do not believe I was being dishonest’: Mayor of Ocilla speaks out regarding controversial traffic stop
OCILLA, Ga. (WALB) - It’s a story you’ve likely heard before – a Black motorist stopped by a White law enforcement officer, and the driver believes he was racially profiled. Only in this case, the driver was the mayor of Ocilla. WALB News 10 obtained body cam...
Former Tift County High School Principal Arrested for Financial Misconduct
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) has arrested and charged Chad Stone, 50, of Tifton, GA, with theft by taking and unauthorized use of a financial transaction card, along with misuse of government-issued cards. The Tifton Police Department requested the GBI’s assistance on February 6, 2024. Investigations revealed that...
Georgia principal accused of using school credit card to make personal purchases, GBI says
A former Georgia principal has been arrested after officials say he used school credit cards to make “unauthorized purchases.”
Basketball Game Preview: River Ridge Knights vs. Tift County Blue Devils
The River Ridge Knights will head out on the road to take on the Tift County Blue Devils at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Both teams are coming into the contest red-hot, with River Ridge sitting on 17 straight victories and Tift County on seven. River Ridge had already proven themselves...
Valdosta man sentenced to 30 years in Adel drug case
ADEL, Ga. (WALB) - A Valdosta resident is now facing years behind bars after a 2022 drug arrest. Michael Stewart, 29, pleaded guilty and has now been sentenced to 30 years, with 15 years to be served in the Department of Correction, according to the Alapaha Judicial Circuit. Stewart was...
Coffee, ATCO students among twenty coeds competing for Ms. ABAC title Feb. 29
Your Local Sinus Experts are now located in three convenient locations:. Give us a call today at 912-384-2200 or visit our website at www.entclinicmd.com. Twenty contestants will compete in Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College’s 54th annual Ms. ABAC contest on Thursday, February 29. The event, which is sponsored by the...
South Ga. representative will not seek re-election after 26 years
ATLANTA, Ga. (WALB) - Nashville, Georgia State Representative Penny Houston announced on Tuesday, Feb. 20 that she will not be seeking re-election. Houston served in the Georgia House of Representatives for 26 years, according to a release. Houston issued the following statement:. “Today, I’m sharing the bittersweet news that I’ve...
Tift County falls despite strong effort from Mckyler Horne
The Tift County Blue Devils struggled with threes on Thursday (the Lee County Trojans had seven more) and sadly the final score reflected it. Tift County fell 60-49 to Lee County. While losing is never fun, Tift County can't take it too hard given the team's big disadvantage in MaxPreps' Georgia basketball rankings (they are ranked 166th, while Lee County is ranked 15th).
Coffee defeats Christian Heritage in five innings, still undefeated
Your Local Sinus Experts are now located in three convenient locations:. Give us a call today at 912-384-2200 or visit our website at www.entclinicmd.com. The Coffee Trojans scored in every inning except one Saturday afternoon on their way to a run-rule win over the Christian Heritage Lions of Dalton. The Trojans are now 6-0 on the season.
Highschool Basketball | 27 February Tift County Girls Game Notice
The Tift County Girls Basketball team will have a Playoff game with River Ridge(Woodstock, GA) on 27 February, 2024, 6 PM. As of now, Blue Devils has won 1 games and lost 8 games, and the winning rate is 0.111.
Irwin County, GA High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 24
The high school basketball season is in progress, and if you're looking for how to watch matchups in Irwin County, Georgia today, we've got the information. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 4:00...
5 Georgians sold counterfeit items on Facebook Marketplace, subject of RICO investigation, DA says
Five people are the subject of a RICO investigation in South Georgia after the Cook County District Attorney said they sold counterfeit merchandise on Facebook Marketplace.
GBI investigating 5 for alleged RICO racketeering in Cook Co.
ADEL, Ga. (WALB) - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating five people; including prominent business owners from Cook county. The State as well as the Defendant are asking for a 90-day extension in a civil case against them under the Georgia racketeering act. Chase Studstill, District Attorney for...
USDA and University of Georgia Break Ground on New Agriculture Research Facility in Tifton, Georgia
(USDA-ARS/TIFTON, Georgia, Feb. 21, 2024) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (USDA/ARS) and the University of Georgia (UGA) College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony today for the new state-of-the-art research facility housing the Southeast Watershed Research Laboratory and the Crop Genetics and Breeding Research Unit.
Tifton Tift County prevails over Brunswick Glynn
Tifton Tift County dominated Brunswick Glynn 65-37 in a Georgia boys basketball matchup on Feb. 23.