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Perimeter road project basically completed, all lanes to open May 21

Perimeter road project basically compl…

May 20, 2019 by Submitted

After three years, the Perimeter Road widening project, which includes a new overpass on the east railroad crossing, is all but over. All lanes are expected to open Tuesday, May 21, according to a press release from the Georgia Department of Transportation.   The $32.9 million project to widen and reconstruct SR...

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McIver enters late, District 5 qualifying ends with four candidates

McIver enters late, District 5 qualify…

May 17, 2019 by Robert Preston

Qualifying for the District 5 county commission race closed at noon Friday with four candidates entering the race: Ted O’Steen, Howard Holt, Hal McCallum, and Jenny McIver.   Three of the candidates – O’Steen, Holt, and McCallum – all made announcements on either their personal Facebook pages or Facebook pages they set...

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McCallum enters District 5 county commission race

McCallum enters District 5 county comm…

May 17, 2019 by Robert Preston

A third candidate has entered the District 5 county commission race. Hal McCallum has announced via his personal Facebook page his intention to seek the office. Ted O’Steen and Howard Holt have already announced their plans to run as well. Qualifying ends today at noon and at least two other...

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JoAnne Lewis receives first honorary degree from SGSC

JoAnne Lewis receives first honorary d…

May 16, 2019 by Submitted

When JoAnne Lewis stepped to the podium at the South Georgia State College Douglas Campus commencement ceremony, she not only gazed upon smiling faces of students anxiously awaiting their diplomas, but she also saw a bright and promising future for the community and region she loves so much. These soon-to-be...

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Holt, O'Steen declare for District 5 special election

Holt, O'Steen declare for District 5 s…

May 11, 2019 by Robert Preston

Two candidates have announced plans to seek the District 5 county commission seat following the recent death of Commissioner Charles “Scooter Bill” Deen: Howard Holt and Ted O’Steen.   Both candidates have set up Facebook pages for their respective campaigns. Here is the statement made by Holt on his page:   “Hi, my name...

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Escaped inmate has ties to Coffee County, may be in the area

Escaped inmate has ties to Coffee Coun…

May 8, 2019 by Submitted

According to a press release issued by the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office, an inmate who walked off a work detail in northwest Georgia earlier this week has ties to Coffee County and authorities believe he may be in the area. The U.S. Marshals Service is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone...

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Perimeter road project basically completed, all lanes to open May 21

Perimeter road project basically completed, all lanes to open May 21

After three years, the Perimeter Road widening project, which includes a new overpass on the...

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Douglas Quality Meats celebrates grand opening, ribbon cutting

Douglas Quality Meats celebrates grand opening, ribbon cutting

Douglas Quality Meats celebrates grand opening, ribbon cutting Douglas Quality Meats celebrated its grand opening and...

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Hawks finish second in GCAA tournament

Hawks finish second in GCAA tournament

When the dust had settled and all was said and done on the Albany State...

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