Decatur County,

4 sought after Decatur County home invasion

A home invasion early Monday morning in Decatur County has deputies searching for four suspects. According to the Decatur County Sheriff's Office, four suspects were involved in the June 14 invasion on Doerun Place. Three of the suspects entered the home while masked around 2 a.m. All four of the...
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Leon County,

LCS Announces Teacher Resignations

Editor’s note: This report was published to let people who have an interest in the public school system to know what teachers are leaving the system. It was not published to make any conclusions about the underlying reasons for the resignations. However, some limited information is provided by LCS about the separation. Given the response by the readers, we will publish a story tomorrow comparing the number resignations over the last five years.
Bainbridge, GAPosted by
The Moultrie Observer

Grant will help SRTC update use of force simulator

THOMASVILLE, Ga. — On Wednesday, May 25, Gov. Brian P. Kemp and Criminal Justice Coordinating Council Executive Director Jay Neal announced the award of 63 grants in the amount of $6,756,389 for the Law Enforcement Training Grant Program. Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) is one of the 63 awardees receiving a total of $213,086 in grant funding.
Camilla, GAPosted by
The Albany Herald

Ground-breaking held for Camilla splash park

CAMILLA — City officials here recently participated in a groundbreaking ceremony for a new splash park that will be located on Oakland Avenue. The park will include a splash pad with water features, kids’ playground, parking, restrooms, a pavilion with picnic tables and fencing. This project is included in the...
Thomasville, GAThomasville Times-Enterprise

Fond memories of The Bottom recalled at documentary premiere

THOMASVILLE — With fond remembrances of things past, and some laughter, the history of “The Bottom” came back to life Friday night at the Ritz Amphitheater as the city premiered its documentary of the area. Though the amphitheater is itself a very recent addition to the city, its name harkens...
Tallahassee, FLWCTV

Summer 850 initiative to help prevent COVID-19 education gaps

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - Summer has officially begun for Leon County Schools, kicking off a new learning initiative: #Summer850. Assistant Superintendent Gillian Gregory says that the pandemic provided a lot of data for the district when it comes to student needs, and Summer 850 will help address them. “We did...

Rev. Sean Brannon joins Transforming Life Church as an Associate Pastor

Transforming Life Church (TLC) in the Lloyd area is pleased to announce that they have hired a new associate pastor, Rev. Sean Brannon. Sean will oversee our “Next Generation” which includes children, youth and the young adult ministry at TLC. Pastor Sean shared that he has felt a calling from...
Leon County,

City to Approve $600,000 Grant Application for Disabled Transportation Program

At Wednesday’s meeting, the Tallahassee City Commission is expected to approve the staff’s request to submit the FY 2021-2022 Florida Commission for the Transportation Disadvantaged Trip & Equipment Grant application. The grant, as proposed, will provide up to $600,000 in funding for non-sponsored transportation services to disabled citizens traveling within Leon County.

Eastern Equine Encephalitis in Leon County, Florida

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services confirmed case of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) at a private facility in Leon County. This is the fourth confirmed EEE case in Florida this year. There is no official quarantine. For a Fact Sheet on EEE click here. Information for this report...
Thomasville, GAAmericus Times-Recorder

Sumter County 8U All-Stars win GRPA District 3 Tournament

THOMASVILLE, GA – It took a couple of days involving rained out games, but the Sumter County 8U All-Star Baseball Team (SC) was able to win the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association (GRPA) District 3 Tournament in Thomasville last week. By virtue of winning that tournament, the Sumter County All-Stars...
Tallahassee, FLWCTV

Coroner: two dead in Grady County wreck

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - Two people are confirmed dead after a wreck, according to Grady County Coroner Rusty Powe. It happened on Highway 111. We are working to get more details. Stay with WCTV for the latest.
Thomasville, GAThomasville Times-Enterprise

Thomasville native Council promoted to major general

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — The commander of U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM)’s Joint Transportation Reserve Unit (JTRU), Maj. Gen. Kenneth R. Council Jr., was promoted to major general in an official pinning ceremony June 12 at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. U.S. Air Force Reserve Maj. Gen. Council received...