The Florida Times-Union
Governor to visit Coffee County career academy
The Coffee County College and Career Academy opened for the fall semester in the former Coffee County High School and has about 200 students from eighth-graders to seniors, said Kim Clayton, a spokeswoman for the Coffee County Board of Education.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
John Scott Summerlin
John Scott Summerlin, 48, of Tifton died Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. today in the sanctuary of Tifton's First United Methodist Church.
Death Notices for December 6
Kenova Bernardo Solomon, 24, of Tifton died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 in Tifton. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Travelers Rest Baptist Church with burial to follow at Oakridge Cemetery and a repast to conclude at the church social hall.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
WFXL-TV Fox 31
Four arrested in Douglas dog fighting ring
Four Coffee County men are behind bars after officials busted a dog fighting ring on Sunday night, according to the Douglas Enterprise.
Newspaper: deaths labeled suicide without exam
A newspaper investigation has found that many deaths labeled suicides by authorities in Georgia have not undergone a full forensic examination.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Douglas resident seeks representative seat
Small business owner, civic leader and lifelong resident of Douglas, Georgia, Dominic LaRiccia , announced today that he will be running for the Georgia House of Representatives District 169 seat.
Valdosta names its Firefighter of the Year
Valdosta Fire Department Lt. Chad Roe was recently named Firefighter of the Year by the Exchange Club of Valdosta.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cook, Worth unsure as reclassification looms
A week after the Georgia High School Association announced potential classifications, but a week before regions are revealed, there is ample time to speculate on what might happen to schools in the area.
SOCMA Announces Winners of 2013 Performance Improvement Awards
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates today announced winners of the 2013 Performance Improvement Awards, recognizing more than 25 member facilities for their commitment to continuous improvement in environmental, health, safety and security practices.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Spread the Word - November 20
Mount Zion Ministries, 138 Norris Street, will hold revival services at 7 p.m. Nov. 20. The guest speaker will be Shane Calhoun of Chatsworth.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Georgia Lang Ewing
A native of Douglas, Ga., she was the daughter of the late John E. Blocker and Bertie Lou Padgett Blocker.