Wednesday Jul 23
Close race in GOP runoff for Ga. schools post
Early, unofficial tallies showed longtime Irwin County educator Richard Woods with just over 50 percent of the vote against Michael Buck, the chief academic officer at the Georgia Department of Education.
Barr wins BOE seat over Golden
Tuesday's primary runoff election proved to be a close one for the local Tift County Board of Education District 4 race between Keith Barr and Richard Golden.
Bleckley all star teams win state openers
After two weeks off, the 9-10 girls and 11-12 began GRPA state Thursday. In Sylvania: The 11-12 boys defeated Irwin County 9-4 and will play Jeff Davis Thursday at 10 a.m. Meanwhile in Madison: Shelton Dean, Katherine Purser, and Veronica Lee all went 5 for 5 as the 9-10 girls rolled over Herd County 28-8.
Gov. Deal speaks to high school students at VSU
Kentravious Monds spent two and a half weeks in the hospital after he was shot June 12th.
Hill, Burns named to study committee
Two of Effingham County's three state legislation delegation members have been picked to serve on the Joint Study Committee on Critical Infrastructure Funding.