Blood donations in south Georgia continue on Labor Day
The American Red Cross held a blood drive at the Tifton Mall on Monday, September 1. The blood supply usually drops during the summer and around holidays.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Fri Aug 29, 2014
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.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Second twin dies in another tragic shooting
Tift county law enforcement is continuing to investigate a Friday night shooting.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
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.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
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"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.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Greg Kirk- (R) Senator-Elect
The Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce held a meet and greet with Americus native Greg Kirk.
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.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Mary "Ruth" Dotson Hyde
Mary "Ruth" Dotson Hyde, 81, of Tifton died Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at Tift Regional Medical Center.
Jesse M. Brown
Jesse M. Brown, 84, of Tifton passed away peacefully Monday, August 11, 2014, surrounded by his family.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Gazette website gets a makeover
Even the best of us need a makeover every now and then - or at least a little "freshening up."
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.
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.
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.