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Officer dies stopping high school fight, Georgia officials say

COOK COUNTY, Ga. (WSAV) – A high school resource officer had a fatal heart attack after breaking up a fight between two high school students, Georgia officials say. On Oct. 4, Capt. Terry Arnold collapsed while taking a student involved in a fight through Cook High School’s main entrance, according to a Facebook post from […]
COOK COUNTY, GA
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Cook mourns late SRO

ADEL, GA – The Cook County Sheriff’s Office mourns the late head of its School Resource Officer ranks. Captain Terry “Turtle” Arnold died Monday night, after breaking up a fight on the high school campus. Arnold, a 26 year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office, passed away...
COOK COUNTY, GA
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Tifton couple uses historic home to give back to the community

TIFTON, Ga. (WALB) - The owners of the Camellia House in Tifton, Mike and Susan Raeder, tell WALB they moved into the home about a year ago. They say its historic value was the cherry on top of their move. They wanted to preserve the home and give back to the community, at the same time.
TIFTON, GA
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VLPRA set to host Special Olympics Georgia

VALDOSTA, Ga. (WALB) - Special Olympians from across the state are ready to take home the gold in south Georgia. The Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority (VLPRA) is hosting more than 1,000 Special Olympians and coaches for the Fall State Games starting on Friday. This event is just one...
VALDOSTA, GA
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Making the grade in Moultrie

MOULTRIE, GA – The Georgia Department of Education released the 2022 graduation rates to the public today. Colquitt educators’ commitment to student success helped the district graduate students at a higher rate than the state average. The 2022 Colquitt County School District (CCSD) federally calculated 4-year graduation rate of 87.05% for all students outpaced the state of Georgia’s average graduation rate of 84.1%.
MOULTRIE, GA
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LCS provides free shuttle service for Winnersville Classic

LOWNDES CO. – The Lowndes County Schools will provide a free shuttle bus service for the Winnersville Classic. According to the Lowndes County Schools Facebook page, a free shuttle service will be provided by Lowndes County Schools for the Winnersville Classic. The shuttle will pick up fans before the game and drop them off after the game ends.
LOWNDES COUNTY, GA
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Southwell: It's more important than ever to get a flu shot

TIFTON, Ga. -- Southwell urges local residents to get a flu shot this flu season as flu cases are expected to rise this year. Southwell consists of Tift Regional Medical Center (TRMC) in Tifton, Southwell Medical and South Health and Rehabilitation in Adel, and various physician practices and outpatient centers located throughout the region.
TIFTON, GA
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Southwell nurse awarded for ‘pedeatric plushies’ program

TIFTON, Ga. (WALB) - A Southwell nurse was awarded for a cuddly initiative she started earlier in 2022. Destiny Garmon, a registered nurse in the Emergency Department at Tift Regional Medical Center (TRMC), recently launched a “Pediatric Plushies” program for children admitted to the emergency room at TRMC.
TIFTON, GA

Georgia Peanut Farm Show set for Jan. 19

TIFTON — Area farmers are encouraged to make plans to attend the 46th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference scheduled for Jan. 19 from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center. The one-day show is free and open to all farmers and industry representatives.
TIFTON, GA
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Looking better in Moultrie these days

MOULTRIE, GA – Colquitt Regional Medical Center and Sterling Physician Group’s Dr. Tracey Bastiaans recently incorporated two pieces of state-of-the-art technology, the Fraxel Laser and VASER Ultrasonic System, into her practice at Sterling Group Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. The Fraxel laser is a treatment that targets aging and...
MOULTRIE, GA
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Colquitt Regional Medical Center building new education center

MOULTRIE, Ga. (WALB) - Colquitt Regional Medical Center is building a new medical education building to better serve south Georgia’s healthcare. Colquitt Regional’s new medical education building will enhance access to primary care and psychiatry, according to the hospital. Medical experts at Colquitt Regional say they are seeing...
MOULTRIE, GA
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29 Colquitt County students participate in CFA Leadership Academy

On September 20, 29 students started a commitment to becoming future leaders in Colquitt County. They applied for and were accepted into Colquitt County High School's first Chick-fil-a Leadership Academy program. The Moultrie Chick-fil-a and owner/operator Wesley Rogers is sponsoring the program. According to Chick-fil-a's website, the leadership program has...
COLQUITT COUNTY, GA

Norman Park, October 06 High School Softball🥎 Game Notice

The Richmond Hill High School softball team will have a game with Colquitt County High School on October 06, 2022, 13:30:00. #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 img{margin:0}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 div{margin:0}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 p{margin:24px 0;font-style:normal;font-weight:400;font-size:16px;line-height:26px;letter-spacing:-.24px;color:#333}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .icon{background-repeat:no-repeat;background-position:center;background-size:100% 100%}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .item:last-child{border-bottom:none}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .item{padding-bottom:32px;border-bottom:1px solid #f9f9f9}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card{padding:24px;border:1px solid #f2f2f2;border-radius:8px}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams{display:flex;margin-bottom:26px}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team{display:flex;flex-direction:column;flex:1;justify-content:flex-start;align-items:center}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .vs{width:40px;height:97px}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team .logo{width:120px;height:120px}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team .name{margin-top:11px;color:#333;font-weight:600;font-size:16px;line-height:19px;text-align:center;letter-spacing:-.31px}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .info-item{margin-left:-8px;margin-top:8px;display:flex;align-items:center;font-weight:400;font-size:14px;line-height:20px;letter-spacing:-.15px;color:#888}#sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .info-item .icon{margin-right:4px;width:12px;height:12px;background-repeat:no-repeat;background-position:center;background-size:100% 100%}
RICHMOND HILL, GA
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Lowndes County Fire Rescue on Fire Safety Week

LOWNDES CO. – Lowndes County Fire Rescue teams up with the NFPA® to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week. Lowndes County Fire Rescue is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week TM (FPW), October 9-15, 2022. This year’s FPW campaign, “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape TM”, works to educate everyone about simple but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them safe from home fires.
LOWNDES COUNTY, GA
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Undefeated Worth County set to face top-ranked Fitzgerald

SYLVESTER — The Worth County Rams football team is 6-0 for the first time since 1989 and heading into a Friday night matchup with top-ranked and defending state champion, Fitzgerald (5-0). While it is a big game with region title implications, Worth County head coach Jeff Hammond is working to make sure his team understands this is not the only big game they will play.
WORTH COUNTY, GA
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