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Tifton, Georgia is located in Tift County. Zip codes in Tifton, GA include 31794, and 31793. The median home price in Tifton is $149,900 which is roughly $66/per square foot. More Tifton information.

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Saturday | Athens Banner-Herald

Summer drought has Georgia farmers feeling the heat

A summer drought combined with scorching temperatures have Georgia farmers feeling the heat, says University of Georgia's agricultural climatologist Pam Knox.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Three arrests made in death of 'Nard' Thomas

Agents from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Investigators with the Tift County Sheriffs office secured warrants for the arrest of DeAnthony Raphael Davenport, Austin Jermaine McIntyre, and Derrick Lamar Britt Thursday.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Georgia Faces

Georgia Drought Drought Monitor classifies parts of Georgia as D2 -...

By Chris Beckham University of Georgia, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Clint Thompson University of Georgia, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences A summer drought combined with scorching temperatures have Georgia farmers feeling the heat, says University of Georgia's agricultural climatologist Pam Knox.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Second twin dies in another tragic shooting

Tift county law enforcement is continuing to investigate a Friday night shooting.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

UGA Ag school to tear down 155 buildings across state

As many as 155 buildings identified as surplus across the state will be torn down once final approval is received by the University of Georgia's College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.

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Georgia Faces

Corn Prices UGA agricultural economist believes next year's corn...

This is a file photo of corn growing in a field in south Georgia Image credit: Brad Haire.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Motive still unknown in Tifton murder

He was found by the front door with a gunshot wound to the upper body area. His four year old son was inside at the time, but he was not injured.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WCTV Tallahassee

Tifton Police Seeking Public's Help in Deadly Shooting

A man is dead after being shot in a Tifton home Monday night and police are seeking the public's help for more details.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

WMGI-FM Terre Haute

"Rising Star" Recap: The Top Six Compete, Four Contestants Advance

ABC's interactive singing competition, Rising Star , continued Sunday night with three contestants advancing to next week's finale after the East Coast vote and one additional act being sent through after the West Coast broadcast.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

LaRae Moore joins Columbus law firm Hatcher, Stubbs

She formerly served as senior assistant district attorney in the Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit, specializing in the prosecution of serious violent felonies in Superior Court from trial through appeal, supervising a team of six lawyers.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Greg Kirk- (R) Senator-Elect

The Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce held a meet and greet with Americus native Greg Kirk.

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Georgia Faces

Peanut Agronomist Monfort fills important position on Tifton campus Published August 14, 2014

Scott Monfort, who was once an Extension agent in Worth County, returns to Georgia as UGA's new Extension peanut agronomist.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Tifton Gazette

Mary "Ruth" Dotson Hyde

Mary "Ruth" Dotson Hyde, 81, of Tifton died Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at Tift Regional Medical Center.

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Tifton Gazette

Heat, humidity means challenge for farmers, new UGA scientist

Georgia's hot and humid climate presents challenges for the state's dairy farmers.

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Tifton Gazette

Jesse M. Brown

Jesse M. Brown, 84, of Tifton passed away peacefully Monday, August 11, 2014, surrounded by his family.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Tifton Gazette

Gazette website gets a makeover

Even the best of us need a makeover every now and then - or at least a little "freshening up."

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Tifton Gazette

Tifton Drugs under new ownership

Tifton Drugs has announced a change in ownership, effective last month. New owner, William I. "Bill" Posey, R.Ph., says he hopes to provide a level of service that cannot be matched by the big-box retailers.

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Tifton Gazette

Bid awarded, road work to commence on Surry Circle

Tift County commissioners voted unanimously Monday night endorse the bill of sale between Walker Aviation and Tift County for the purchase of the necessary equipment for the continuing operation of Henry Tift Myers Airport, in the amount of $50,000.

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Tifton Gazette

Barbara Hathaway Arden

Barbara Hathaway Arden, 80 of Valdosta died Monday, August 11, 2014 at her residence surrounded by family and under the care of Halycyon Hospice.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Tifton Gazette

Richardson presented award

Darian Peavy, Tiftarea YMCA CEO; William T. Richardson, Tift Regional Health System president/CEO; and Butch Davis, Tiftarea YMCA board chairman, are shown as the Tiftarea YMCA recently present the Lamar Jackson YMCA Spirit Award to Richardson.

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