2 hrs ago
Feud grows into alleged assault
A Colquitt County man involved in an ongoing feud with another man ratcheted up the conflict by allegedly hitting his opponent in the head with a tool during a Thursday night gathering at a friend's residence.
6 hrs ago
Annual National Night Out to be held Tuesday
Residents can take a bite out of a hot dog Tuesday while also helping take a bite out of crime during the annual National Night Out hosted by the Moultrie Police Department.
13 hrs ago
You can't fix stupid: Employment law edition
Homo sapiens is fired for teaching about homophones . A teacher at a private language school in Utah says that he was fired by the director for posting about homophones on an educational blog, which the director allegedly believed was promoting a gay agenda.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
First arrests under new home invasion law
A Moultrie man who was hospitalized last week with injuries from a home-invasion robbery had no problem identifying one of his two alleged assailants: It was his former roommate, authorities said.
Connie Southwell/The Moultrie Observer The Colquitt County 50th Regiment Band is preparing for the coming school year and has been getting in shape this week on the practice field behind the high school.
MTC Tifton's Tawzer gains experience as Master Teacher
Accounting instructor Melody Tawzer represented Moultrie Technical College's Tifton Campus as 40 instructors from throughout the Technical College System of Georgia gathered for the first Georgia Master Teacher Experience.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Chinooks make stop in Moultrie
An Eagles of America Inc. employee, left, and members of the 3rd Infantry Division based at Hunter Army Airfield, refuel a CH47F Chinook Wednesday afternoon at Moultrie-Colquitt County Airport.
It's Ladies's Night downtown
Downtown merchants will offer discounts to women on shopping and dining for two hours tonight during the second annual "Ladies Night Out" on the square.
Alabama woman misses court, surrenders to sheriff's office
An Alabama woman who was arrested on marijuana charges earlier this year was jailed Tuesday after she turned herself in for allegedly missing a court appearance.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Man faces battery charge after spanking child
An ex-wife's report of bruising on her son's hip and thigh resulted Monday in the arrest of her former husband who had spanked the child.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Thieves take over $10,000 in property during weekend
A radar detector, farm truck, computers and television sets were among more than $9,800 in property thefts reported to law enforcement agencies in Colquitt County over the weekend.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Georgia Authorities Arrest Two Women for Leaving Child in Hot Car
Earlier this week, Moultrie Georgia Police responded to a toddler left in a hot car in a hospital parking lot.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Construction is going smooth on new Colquitt H.S.
Construction on the new Colquitt County High school is on schedule. Heavy rain caused delays last October.
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Moultrie robber sentenced to prison
At 1:00PM, a public service will be held on Friday for Alice Coachman Davis, the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal.
Wreck causes traffic problem in Lee Co.
A Colquitt County man has been given a three-year prison sentence for an armed robbery earlier this year in Moultrie.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Rincon Flea Girls win state
The under-8 Rincon Flea Girls all-stars won the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association Class B state softball championship in Cordele.
Unresponsive man found in library toilet
A Moultrie man's library visit was cut short when police determined his visit had nothing to do with reading or other services but instead was an apparent stop to take a drink.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Robber gets 3 year's prison, probation
The second of two men accused in a January holdup of a Moultrie convenience store heist was handed a three-year prison sentence this week after entering a guilty plea.
Moultrie Burglar leaves trail at scene
They're accused of peddling from Pelham to Meigs and breaking into a store. Two men now known as the bicycle bandits pulled up to a convenience store in Meigs just after 2:00AM Sunday.