Tift County Newswire (Page 8)

Tift County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tift County, GA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,124 in Tift County, GA

  1. Alfred M. 'Al' GreenwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mr. Alfred M. "Al" Greenway, age 88, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Friday morning, January 27, 2017, at Tanner Medical Center Carrollton. He was born April 5, 1928 in Washington County, Georgia, the son of the late Alfred Madison Greenway and the late Annie Lou Amerson Greenway.


  2. How you can help south Georgia tornado victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WSB-TV

    We collect zip code so that we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. We have sent a confirmation email to {* data_emailAddress *}.


  3. Preparing for the stormRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | LaGrange Daily News

    People in three south Georgia counties had little to no warning as severe thunderstorms and tornadoes slammed into their neighborhoods early Sunday morning.


  4. Southwest Georgia Financial Corporation Reports Net Income Grew 20%...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    ... branch offices located in Baker County, Worth County and Lowndes County, and a loan production office located in Tift County. In addition to conventional banking services, the Company provides investment planning and management, trust management, ...


  5. Griffin, Harry ConnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    HARRY CONNER GRIFFIN, 78 BARTOW - Harry Conner Griffin, 78, of Lakeland, FL passed away to be with his Lord and Savior on January 20th, 2017 at Lakeland Regional Health. Harry was born in Bartow on March 24, 1938 and lived in Bartow and Lakeland his entire life.


  6. William Marvin FricksRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Cherokee County Herald

    Mr. William M. Fricks, age 91, of Rome, passed away at his home Friday evening, January 20, 2017. Mr. Fricks was born on May 8th, 1925 in Rome, Georgia.


  7. Brussels SproutsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Georgia Faces

    Georgia's hot summers and warm early-fall temperatures and the intensive labor required to grow and harvest Brussels sprouts make growing the crop too risky for Georgia farmers. Although they are a cold-tolerant crop, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension research has found that, in order to grow to maturity, Brussels sprouts would have to be planted in late summer, when temperatures are too high.


  8. 11 dead, 23 injured following SWGA stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | CBS Atlanta

    Live video from WALB News 10 is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts. When WALB News 10 is not airing a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent newscasts.


  9. Tiftarea's Sumner signs with Andrew CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The 2016 All-State player and three-time all-region selection signed her letter of intent with the Fighting Tigers Wednesday morning. "It just fit me perfectly," Sumner says.


  10. DAVENPORT, Larry TiftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    Larry Tifton Davenport, age 56, of Roswell, Georgia passed away Monday, January 16, 2017.


  11. Rotary Club of Fort Myers Celebrates Badge #1 Member Paul HerringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Lehigh Acres Gazette

    Rotary Club of Fort Myers wishes Paul Herring, its oldest member, a happy birthday as he turns 97 on Jan. 23. The milestone is even more impressive considering 2017 is also Herring's 64th year as a member of the club. Proudly wearing badge #1, he still makes it a point to attend every meeting and support the club's community service projects and fundraisers.


  12. Watermelon Vine ProtectionRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Georgia Faces

    Whether protecting watermelons from the scalding summer sun or helping plants produce bigger fruit, maintaining healthy vines is a top priority for Georgia growers, especially when farm workers continuously pick from the same fruit bed. "There are multiple reasons that watermelon farmers think about vine protection.


  13. Young Scholars: UGA to offer high school students paid research internships this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Griffin Daily News

    Each year the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences offers paid research internships to Georgia high school students through the UGA Young Scholars Program.


  14. Woman Holds Burglar At GunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | AmmoLand

    The Tifton Gazette reports 12-21-2016 in Tifton, Georgia, a local woman was leaving the local CrossFit back on December 12th when she saw a thief going through the belongings in her car. When a 40 year old male suspect was rummaging through her vehicle, the intended victim, who was armed with a .45, fired a warning shot.


  15. L:ast year's Peanut ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Georgia Peanut Farm Show is set for Thursday, January 19, at 8:30AM at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center. The Georgia Peanut Commission sponsors this show each year, and it provides educational seminars from the university and the peanut industry.


  16. Mergers will affect 4 state collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Griffin Daily News

    The board that governs Georgia's public colleges voted Wednesday to expand Georgia Southern University in Statesboro by merging it with Armstrong State University in Savannah.


  17. Regents green light Georgia Southern-Armstrong mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Statesboro Herald

    The state Board of Regents voted unanimous approval Wednesday to consolidate Georgia Southern University and Armstrong State University under the Georgia Southern name.


  18. Conservation Tillage ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Georgia Faces

    For decades, farmers who have embraced conservation production have seen increased soil health, reduced irrigation demands and lowered economic risk. For the past 17 years, Georgia farmers interested in adopting new conservation practices for their farms including those looking to swap best practices with other conservation tillers have gathered at Georgia's annual Conservation Production Systems Training Conference.


  19. Poverty SimulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Georgia Faces

    ... for people living in poverty," said Roxie Price, the UGA Extension Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) agent in Tift County, Georgia. "They may have a situation where they have to go to (the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services) and ...


  20. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Coastal Courier

    Don Waters, an attorney and CPA, who heads Brasseler USA in Savannah, represents District 1 on the Board of Regents. He has reportedly said he is leaning toward the merger.