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4th of July Closing

July 1, 2016, Posted In: Paper
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For Pets’ Sake, Get Ready

July 1, 2016, Posted In: Farm & Home
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For Pets’ Sake, Get Ready

By Paul Williams, DVM, GEMHSA Our pets give us unconditional love and constant companionship. Isn’t it time we did something in return for them? During National Pet Preparedness Month in June, the Georgia Emergency Management & Homeland Security Agency (GEMHSA) encourages you to celebrate your furry companions by preparing to care for them in an…

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DRY HOLIDAY WEATHER RAISES FIRE CONCERNS

July 1, 2016, Posted In: Farm & Home
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DRY HOLIDAY WEATHER RAISES FIRE CONCERNS

Dry weather conditions and the upcoming July 4th holiday are prompting warnings about the possibility of wildfire in Georgia. The Georgia Forestry Commission is encouraging everyone to use extra caution when enjoying campfires, fireworks, or any type of outdoor burning. “Above normal dry conditions have persisted over most of the state for several weeks,” said Frank Sorrells, Chief of…

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Worth County Historic Newspaper Digitization Project

June 23, 2016, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Worth County Historic Newspaper Digitization Project

Conducting research in a newspaper can be a tedious task scrolling through microfilm or looking at a year’s worth in a bounded edition. This search is limited to knowing a…

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Red Cross urges blood donations to maintain summer supply

June 22, 2016, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Red Cross urges blood donations to maintain summer supply

(June 22, 2016) — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood in the weeks surrounding Independence Day to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients now…

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Ty Ty student inducted into honor societies at TU

June 17, 2016, Posted In: Education
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Ty Ty student inducted into honor societies at TU

  Leon Brunty (left) of Ty Ty, Georgia, receives a certificate for his membership in the Phi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda at Thomas University from co-adviser Dr. Claire…

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Independence Day Celebration July 1 at Georgia Museum of Agriculture

June 16, 2016, Posted In: Uncategorized
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Independence Day Celebration July 1 at Georgia Museum of Agriculture

TIFTON – A spectacular fireworks display, ice cold slices of watermelon, and music from singer and songwriter Kevin Mac will highlight the annual Independence Day Celebration on July 1 at…

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Area residents graduate from Georgia Southwestern State University

June 16, 2016, Posted In: Education
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Area residents graduate from Georgia Southwestern State University

The following area residents were among 247 students who graduated from Georgia Southwestern State University during the Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremony held on Friday, May 6 in Convocation Hall of…

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Water Well Trust Expands Water Well Projects to 10 Counties in Georgia

June 16, 2016, Posted In: Farm & Home
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Water Well Trust Expands Water Well Projects to 10 Counties in Georgia

The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping low income Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has announced that it is expanding from six to 10…

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Southern Regional Technical College and Albany State University  Sign Articulation Agreement

June 15, 2016, Posted In: Education
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Southern Regional Technical College and Albany State University  Sign Articulation Agreement

The leadership of Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) and Albany State University (ASU) have signed an articulation agreement that creates new education opportunities for SRTC students who graduate with an…

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Students named to Georgia College 2016 Spring Dean’s List

June 15, 2016, Posted In: Education
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Students named to Georgia College 2016 Spring Dean’s List

The following local students completed courses with exemplary marks and made the Dean’s List for the 2016 spring semester at Georgia College in Milledgeville, Georgia. Joseph Cleland of Sylvester (31791)…

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Worth Superior Civil Jury List – January Term, 2016

June 15, 2016, Posted In: Government
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Date to report: Monday, June 20, 2016 at 9:30am Jury Service – A vital function of democracy. Jury service is one of the highest duties of citizenship. It will give…

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