February 4, 2015 RSS feed / School & Sports

SGA 4th graders tour Colquitt

On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, the SGA fourth graders enjoyed a field trip to Colquitt.  They started the day with a tour of the Tarrer Inn where they learned about the history of the inn, along with a few ghost stories. More...

Lillian Ebersole receives GED Diploma

Lillian Ebersole has completed the requirements for receiving a GED diploma and will be eligible to participate in the graduation ceremony held at Bainbridge State College. Graduates also receive a $500 voucher for tuition at any Georgia college. More...

VSU Announces Fall 2014 Graduates

Valdosta State University has announced the names of students from Fall 2014 who have met all qualifications for graduation. More than 750 have been recognized for receiving their undergraduate or graduate degrees. More...

SGA honors Good Citizens for January

Southwest Georgia Academy is pleased to honor the Good Citizens of the Month for January. These children were nominated by their teachers to receive this honor. More...

Is Romance Dead?

A middle-aged couple had finally learned how to send and receive texts on their cell phones.  The wife, being a romantic at heart, decided one day that she'd send her husband a text while she was out of the house having coffee with a friend.&nbs More...

GA company recalls certain pecan products due to possible health risk

Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of certain pecan products for potential health risk. More...

Isakson, Perdue Co-sponsor ‘Audit the Fed’ legislation

U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and David Perdue, R-Ga., have cosponsored S.264, the Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015, legislation introduced by U.S. More...

Harrell named ‘One Matters’ reward recipient for January

Bainbridge State College is pleased to announce the “One Matters” reward recipient for January.  More...

Seniors honored at basketball game

The Miller County High School Administration and Faculty recognized five senior basketball players and cheerleaders during the last regular season game on Saturday, January 31, against Webster County. More...

4-H-er’s participate in ‘MilkMake’ contest

On Tuesday, January 27, the Miller County fifth grade 4-H students had the opportunity to participate in the 2015 “MilkMake” contest sponsored by the Southeastern United Dairy Industry Association (SUDIA) and Miller County 4-H. More...

Callan awarded a ‘Brown Belt’

Once again the Southwest Georgia Martial Arts Academy has the special honor to be able to award a “Brown Belt.” This is done after that person has studied and worked for about two years. More...

VSU Announces Dean’s List for Fall 2014

Valdosta State University has announced the names of students from Fall 2014 who have earned the academic status of Dean’s List. More...

Southwest Georgia’s unemployment rate unchanged at 7.3 percent in December

The Georgia Department of Labor announced that the unemployment rate in the Southwest Georgia region in December was 7.3 percent, unchanged from November. The rate in December 2013 was 7.8 percent.  More...

Free Everything!

“A liberal paradise would be a place where everybody has guaranteed employment, free comprehensive healthcare, free education, free food, free housing, free clothing, free utilities, and only law enforcement has guns.  And believe it or no More...