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Crisp County farmers prepare for tougher season after fatal wreck
South Georgia developers are showing more confidence in the economy, and making investments in business development that hopefully will spur more growth.
Cordele homicide investigation continues
He was ejected from his Chevrolet Tahoe and suffered broken bones. 23-year-old Michael Jones, Junior is in critical condition at Phoebe Putney Hospital.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Rincon's state champs honored
The Rincon City Council honored the city's first two Georgia Recreation and Parks Association state championship teams at their Aug. 26 meeting.
Cordele PD investigates overnight homicide
Neighbors tell WALB that 35-year-old Deon Ray was punched in the face and knocked out about 10:00PM.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Creative Loafing Atlanta
First Slice 8/26/14: Turner to offer buyouts to more than 500 employees; layoffs likely to follow
Multiple news outlets are reporting that more than 500 Turner employees, including those working for CNN and HLN, will receive buyout offers this week.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Hospital group discusses the future
President Jimmy Carter welcomed 20 new American citizens in a rare naturalization ceremony at Plains High School today.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Rep. Bishop says communities and police need better relationships
Congressman Sanford Bishop was in Cordele Thursday night to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Southwest Georgia United Empowerment Zone which works to bring economic development to specific struggling areas of Crisp and Dooly Counties.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
CRA announces SpeedFest 2015 dates at The Melon
Champion Racing Association officials and the new management at Watermelon Capital Speedway in Cordele, GA have released the dates for SpeedFest 2015.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Looking for Pearls: Turning a house into a home
Ben Goggins/For Savannah Morning News Brickwork depicts a family at the Habitat for Humanity Global Village Visitor Center in Americus.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
AgGEORGIA Farm Credit to host statewide food drive this month
AgGeorgia Farm Credit is launching its second company-wide member and employee food drive, which will be held during the entire month of August.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Cordele native, Austin French is rising in singing competition
A Cordele native is close to winning a national signing competition and he needs your votes to make it to the next round.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Bike rider hit by car but OK
The victim of a hit and run accident Sunday night has been cited for not having a functioning headlight on his bicycle - and reports indicate alcohol was a factor.