5 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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.
10 hrs ago
Rants & Raves - December 6
If the Affordable Care Act fails, so be it. If it succeeds and Republicans with to repeal when and if they gain majority of both houses, then so be it.
14 hrs ago
Trees headed to troops in time for the holidays
The first pickup of Christmas trees at the Brumby and White Christmas Tree Farm Thursday morning for the Trees for Troops program was a success as volunteers helped cut, bale, tag and load the trees to be delivered to designated pickup points throughout the area.
18 hrs ago
Ag Forecast: Peanuts UGA economist predicts more peanut acreage in 2014 Published December 4, 2013
Peanut production is expected to produce higher yields than originally thought around the state.
22 hrs ago
Chaplain Andrew Lane Miles Sr.
Chaplain Andrew Lane Miles Sr., retired, 88, of Lyons died Wednesday, Dec. 04, 2013 at his home surrounded by his family.
Special Hearts chair will honor Shirley Millette
"One of my favorite things about the foundation is that every chair is totally different," said Mike Brumby, executive director of the Tift County Foundation for Educational Excellence, when discussing the launch of a new chair.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Juvenile reportedly threatens to burn down mother's house
A juvenile was arrested Tuesday after threatening to burn down his mother's house on South Park Avenue.
Hometown Holidays: Where to go...What to do
Tifton Heritage Foundation's Christmas Tour of Homes, 5-9 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Glynn Hendricks Interiors, Advantage Realty, Traditions, At Home on 12th, Annie's Place and Three Graces at the Lankford Manor.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Doctor lured to killer's home for sex
According to an affidavit used to obtain a search warrant for a computer, former Tiftonite Dr. Charles Mann III was lured to the home of Glenn Vincent Riggs II, 22, who is accused of killing him, for a sexual encounter.
Support our troops by sending them a Christmas tree
Tree officials at a Chula Christmas Tree farm are encouraging the public to support our troops this holiday season by sending them a tree.
Kessee honored on final night as Tift City Council member
There were all smiles and tears Monday evening as Councilwoman Marianna Keesee took her seat for the last time at her final Tifton City Council meeting.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Death Notices for December 3
Infant Major Josiah Ford died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 at Tift Regional Medical Center.
Black Friday turns blue nationally - locally 'wonderful'
Phil Perlis, with The Big Store in Tifton, said Black Friday was anything but for his store.
Rants & Raves - December 3
I was at my son's home today and he had a visit from a code enforcement officer named Houston.
Tifton man killed in Sunday night crash
A Tifton man was killed in a single vehicle traffic crash Sunday night near Chula, says Senior Trooper S.P. Jenkins with the Georgia State Patrol Post 13. Jenkins said the accident occurred at 7:15 p.m. on Georgia 7, north of Chula in Tift County.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Army Reserve Center ready to host Christmas party
The U.S. Army Reserve Center in Tifton will be hosting a Christmas party Dec. 7 at the Tift County Recreation Department for the soldiers in the 381st company and their families.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
'Trees' program allows you to help troops in need during Christmas
In celebration of Christmas, many families will be putting up Christmas trees to decorate and surround with gifts for loved ones.
Businesses support Alzheimers association
All month long Waffle House restaurants in Albany and Tifton are selling purple flowers to benefit the South Georgia Alzheimer Association.
ABAC offers high school academy
The impact of high school students dually enrolled in classes at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will receive a significant boost with the establishment of the Baldwin Academy, a new program designed for top academic students.