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The Kids are Coming

January 23, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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There is still time to submit your photo for our 2015 Kids Issue. “We love our kids” This is a wonderful collection of photos featuring Worth County’s greatest asset – our kids!

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A Night to Shine for Teens with Special Needs

January 23, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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On February 13, Moultrie’s Heritage Church will host a magical night for some very special teens. Five years ago, Sylvester resident Nettie Hatcher started “Breathe” at Heritage. The program offers a special needs ministry for children with disabilities, and offers parents the opportunity to relax and enjoy church’s service and message. Nettie says that raising…

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January Term, 2015 – Criminal Trial Week

January 22, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Date to Report: Monday, January 26, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. JURY SERVICE A VITAL FUNCTION OF DEMOCRACY Jury service is one of the highest duties of citizenship. It will give you an opportunity to learn about Worth County’s system of justice. While it may require some adjustment of your normal schedule and routine to serve…

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Rams Come Home To Crush Canes

January 22, 2015, Posted In: Sports
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 The Rams basketball team returned home to the Worth County High School gym last Thursday after more than a month on the road, and the Worth boys dominated the Fitzgerald…

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Giddens Crowned Miss UGA 2015

January 22, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Madison Giddens, a third-year student in digital and broadcast journalism, was crowned Miss University of Georgia 2015 at the annual scholarship pageant held Jan. 17 in the UGA Fine Arts…

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Local Police Reports

January 22, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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The following reports were compiled by the Sylvester Police Department between December 1 and December 31, 2014:     Djarvis Manuel, 23, of Atlanta was charged with possession of marijuana…

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Worth Forestry Issues Info on Prescribed Burns

January 20, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Prescribed fire is described as a safe way to apply a natural process, ensure ecosystem health and reduce wildfire risk. A prescribed fire (Rx fire) is a low-intensity fire set…

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Taking the Right Precautions For A Family Member With Dementia

January 19, 2015, Posted In: Lifestyle
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Not every person struggling with dementia lives in a nursing home or assisted-living facility. In fact, more than 15 million Americans – usually family members or friends – provide unpaid…

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Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference Provides a Day of Education for Peanut Farmers

January 19, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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More than 2,100 attendees were able to fine-tune their farming operations with information gained at the 39th Annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference on Jan. 15, 2015, at the University…

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Show Your Support for Best Friends Humane Society

January 15, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Fletcher Yearta Jewelers in Sylvester have partnered with Best Friends Humane Society to raise money for the shelter. You can purchase a bracelet with the Humane Society’s charm on it…

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PEANUT MARKETING NEWS – January 14, 2015

January 15, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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By: Tyron Spearman   FARMERS PREPARE TO SELECT PROGRAMS FOR 2014 & BEYOND – Brent Orr, Risk and Production Program Manager for USDA, reviewed the new Agricultural Risk Coverage(ARC) and…

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Local Arrest Reports

January 15, 2015, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Jasmine Hayes, 25, of Columbus was charged with speeding, driving while license is expired, and probation violation (Muscogee County Warrant) on December 30. Keith Hope, 27, of Poulan was charged…

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